Crab Hunting

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  • Approx at 04.00 PM- 09.00 PM
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  • Free Cancellation 24 hours Prior
  • English
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Crab Hunting

For a thrilling vacation in the UAE, take a short excursion to the enchanting mangrove islands of Umm Al Quwain – the nation’s smallest emirate. Crab hunting, being the key attraction of the place, will enable to try your hands in something unique while allowing you to soak up the region’s striking natural beauty. In fact, this offers a refreshing antidote to escape from the hustles and bustles of Dubai.

Following a smooth transfer from your Dubai hotel or pick up point to Umm Al Quwain, you’ll suit up in the ideal gear and then board a spacious glass bottom boat for a rare crab hunting expedition. The real thrill begins as you wade across the shallow waters and hunt crabs with the help of a professionally trained boat crew. This activity is done during night at low tides in accompaniment to special underwater lights, especially making it a favorite of adventure seekers and fanatics of nocturnal activities alike. What’s more, you can even do this thrilling yet safe activity with your little ones.

Upon seizing all crabs within your reach, be prepared to relish yourself with a buffet dinner whose key highlight will be barbecued dishes cooked mainly with your catch of the day. This also includes unlimited refreshments. Whether you’re alone or accompanied by your friends or family, a crab hunting tour with Rayna Tours will provide you with the most exciting experience. So, book your tour now and get ready for one of the most memorable episodes of your life.  

  • It’s perfect for anyone who wants to retreat from Dubai’s glitzy sights and experience the country’s untouched natural side. 
  • This is a night tour, conducted at the mangroves of Umm Al Quwain, which is also the UAE’s smallest emirate. 
  • This is an exciting adventure activity which you can try with your friends, family and kids. 
  • A friendly guide will join you throughout this activity, ensuring expert guidance right from start to end. 
  • You’ll not only be provided with all safety gears but also enlightened about the diverse crab catching techniques. 
  • Before the activity kicks off, you’ll be provided a light snack plus refreshments. 
  • The experience begins as you board a glass bottom boat; enjoy the region’s stunning night scenery during the ride. 
  • As you reach the spot, wade into the shallow part of the mangrove to spot and seize all crabs within your accessibility. 
  • Finally, sit down to enjoy a buffet dinner with your Catch of the Day. 
  • We’re a one-stop center for all your favorite activities.
  • Choose from a spectrum of water activities such as jet ski, fly board, donut ride, banana boat ride, and fly fish.
  • You can also spend a few hours or even a whole day on water with ideal boat rental or luxurious yacht charter packages.
  • Transfers (if selected)
  • Light Snack Service with soft drink
  • Departure by boat at for Crab Hunting Up to 17pax in the boat
  • Crab Hunting near mangrove Islands of Umm Al Quwain with professional help and adequate supply of relevant equipment’s required for crab hunting
  • Dinner Buffet Service consisting of Continental Menu Items and Catch of the Day Crab Dish (Mineral Water - Tea/Coffee Unlimited)
  • Instructions by Professionals
  • Arrive at the designated meeting point for your crab hunting adventure in Dubai.
  • Meet your guide and fellow participants, and receive a brief orientation on crab hunting techniques and safety instructions.
  • Get equipped with the necessary gear for crab hunting, which may include nets, buckets, headlamps, and gloves.
  • Head to the crab hunting location, typically a beach or a shallow coastal area.
  • Explore the shoreline, search for crab holes or tracks, and keep an eye out for signs of movement.
  • Engage in the excitement of catching crabs using the nets or other tools.
  • Use your skills and instincts to capture the crabs swiftly and carefully.
  • Learn about the different crab species found in the area and their characteristics.
  • Identify the crabs you catch, distinguishing between edible and non-edible species.
  • After the crab hunting session, gather around a designated cooking area.
  • Watch as your guide demonstrates the cleaning and cooking process for the edible crabs.
  • Enjoy a delicious dinner featuring the freshly caught and prepared crabs, along with other complementary dishes.
  • Spend time relaxing and chatting with your fellow participants, sharing stories of your crab hunting experience.
  • As the evening winds down, depart from the crab hunting location and head back to your accommodation or preferred destination.
DurationDeparture PointReporting PointTour LanguageMeals
6 Hours (Approx) Approx at 04.00 PM- 09.00 PMHotel LobbyEnglish
Option : 1Crab HuntingTransfer Timings
Description : Take on crab hunting on a glass-bottom boat with underwater lights. Catch the crab on the mangrove islands and enjoy a sumptuous dinner made from the hunt.
Note: If Tour Booked without Transfers, Please confirm the Tour Location & Timings with our Customer Support team if required.
  • For all cancellations made 24 hours prior to the tour departure time NO charges will be applicable. 
  • If cancellation made within 24 hours of your tour departure time 100% charges will be applicable.
  • If eligible for a refund your amount will be returned back to you within 7 working days.
    • Children under 3 years will be considered as infant and entry will be free of cost.
    • Children aged from 3 to 10 years will be considered as child and charged child rate.
    • Children above age 10 will be considered as an adult and charged adult rate.
    • Please carry your valid ID proof/Passport/ Emirates ID along with you
    • Swimwear/Beachwear to be brought along with Guest
    • Water-resistant slip-on can be rented at the hotel
    • Transfers (if selected)
    • There will be no refund for partly utilized services and in case if the guest doesn’t show up at the start time mentioned in the tour itinerary, the service provider reserves the right to charge 100% no-show fee.
    • The service provider holds no responsibility if any component of an attraction is non-operational due to technical reasons or weather conditions.
    • Subject to availability
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    Review ImageDeni DApril 2023
    Awesome Buffet Dinner

    Anything earned by sweat tastes good. That’s what we experienced after catching crabs and relishing them with a buffet dinner.

    Review ImageJonathan BApril 2023
    Memorable Experience

    It was our curiosity that forced us to book crab hunting. Rayna Tours made it adventurous by selecting mangrove islands of Umm Al Quwain for the activity. The natural beauty of the location and the old-style of crab hunting made it exciting.

    Review ImagedveepMarch 2023
    unique experience

    Wearing the ideal gear and boarding a spacious glass boat for the crab hunting expedition was a rare and unique experience for us. It was thrilling to wade through the shallow waters in the dark with special underwater light and hunting crabs. Enjoying the catch of the day was rewarding.

    Review ImagePragyaFebruary 2023
    Amazing Experience

    This crab hunting tour was perfect to quench our thirst for thrills and adventure. The excitement of hunting crab in the mangrove islands of Umm Al Quwain tough to describe.

    Review ImageLee ParkerJanuary 2023
    Thrill and Adventure

    Crab hunting was the first experience for us, and it was a refreshing break from the hustle and bustle of the city. This type of peculiar activity is good to enjoy different kind of thrill and adventure.

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