In cooperation with our partner agencies, we also provide our clients with tailor-made arrangements for exciting and adventurous expeditions in the desert combined with comfortable and luxurious surroundings.
Desert Walk & Talk 2021: Ramadan special Iftar at Wadi Degla Park, where our guests had the chance to hike with UCL Emeritus Petri Professor Dr. Fekri Hassan discovering the untouched engravings hidden in the wadi, followed by delicious outdoor Iftar buffet, and a night walk will begin with Dr. Sherif Baha el-Din the President of Nature Conservation Egypt (NCE) and the BirdLife International Affliate for Egypt.
In the garden movie nights 2021: Dabuka organized a series of movie nights at Maadi’s garden, where we had a chance for special booking signing of “Sinai People Faces of Time” by Kathrin Sombold and film screening of “Into No Man’s Land” by Gabriel Michael. We also had chance for special keynotes by Tarek Al Mahdy’s My Libya Experience from 1993 to 2011 (Part I), Special talk by Prof. Yasser El Shayeb on Scan Pyramids.
A once in a lifetime experience: 2014 – KAMAL EXPEDITION www.kamalexpedition.com The expedition’s aim was to commemorate the anniversary of the memorial plaque of Prince Kamal El Din Hussein who discovered the Gilf Kebir Plateau in the Western Desert of Egypt in 1925.
2015 – World Record – North cape to South cape www.touareg-capetocape.com
2014 – Walking the Nile Expedition
Levison Wood attempt to become the first person to walk the entire length of the Nile, as he started in Rwanda in December 2013 and finished in Egypt in 2014, covering 4,250 miles across six countries. Sponsored by BBC Channel 4, with the Photographer Tom McShane who documented his journey, Dabuka supported logistically Wood’s expedition throughout his final destination in Egypt.
2013 – Rowing on the Nile
A Dutch-German-Egyptian cooperation – rowing from Luxor to Cairo – supported and organized by Dabuka!
2012 – Ralley London – Capetown supported and organized in Egypt by Dabuka!
2015- 2017 Logistics for the French – Canadian project scanning the pyramids
2013 “Gipfelstürmer Film” an Austrian Production of the ORF 2009
2011-2012 Helping in the logistic film “The Planet of Sparrows” a Kurt Mayer production
2009 Scientific field trip with the NASA agency
2009 Operated trips in Jordan covering the country in 2 weeks
2006 Scientific Research about the Meteorite Crater field in the south west of Egypt with the French CRNS
2005 Operated a trip in the Tenere Desert of Niger
2003 – 2008 Operated trips in Sudan reached the borders with Egypt, Chad and Ethiopia
1999 A logistical highlight of our expeditions was surely the transportation of a dismantled ultra-light plane in a Toyota Landcruiser into the Great Sand Sea as far as Wadi Abdel Malik
1999 It was assembled there and used for aerial shots in the documentary film “Schwimmer in der Wüste” (Swimmer in the desert).
1998 Made a first trip to Gebel Elba mountain in the Halaib triangle that was 26 days long
1996-2011 Operated trips through out Libya covered in these years nearly 90% of its area
1996 Handling all logistic for the desert scientific cooperation between the Free University of Berlin and the Egyptian Desert Research Centre
Our equipment: Fleet
Year 1996 – 2012
Year 2008/ 2010 ongoing
A new fleet of special equipped Toyota Landcruisers HJ 76 and Toyota Double Cabine Pick-ups (2008 -2015) were introduced into the company
In Construction 2024
We expect our new Luxury Safari Boat “Dabuka Blue” to start operating in 2024. Stay tuned on for photos.