8 am - Departure from Abu Dhabi
9 am - Arrival to Sweihan, The Guest Tent. The first day of the festival, here we can take pictures of the beauty camels taking part in the beauty contest. HH Sheikh Sultan Bin Zayed will be present at the Tent.
+ we will go to see the beauty camels closer
+ we will go to visit a traditional outdoor Bedouin marker where people from Oman, KSA, Bahrain gather to sell their handicraft and showcase their work.
12.30 pm - Lunch at the Guest Tent, Arabic tea and coffee
2 pm – Start of the Milking Competition, we can take pictures of milking the camels, baby camels…
3 pm - Awarding Ceremony for the beauty competition at the main Tent, we will see how the winners are painted with Safran and how HH Sheikh Sultan is awarding each came owner. WE can follow the winner camels with their owners.
4.30/5.00 pm - "Souk Shaabi", traditional market visit, meeting with Emiratis, Emirati handicraft, "Ayalla" and "Nashaat" performance (Emirati dance by women and men), children and adults camel ride etc.
+ you can ride a horse
+ you can ride the camel
+ you can take pictures of falcons, handicraft, traditional dances, museum items and make some ready nice encounters.
6.00 pm – departure to Abu Dhabi
The bus to depart from Emirates Heritage Club, Al Bateen, Abu Dhabi. This is a free parking there
PN. This is a free to join event and all costs relating to transportation, food and on location facilities are sponsored by the festival organizers.
If you want to join by your own transportation please coordinate with the event host Ms. Ksenia on whatsapp [masked]).
ADP Organizers can be reached as follows:-
Anuj Taylor [masked])
Abdul Aziz Samson [masked])
Shahid Saeed [masked]