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Desert Safari with Entertainment & BBQ Dinner

From AED 166AED 125
Free Cancellation
Mobile Ticket
5 hr. - 7 hr.
Transfers Included
  • Go on a classic desert safari with BBQ dinner and other activities with this pocket-friendly ticket with pick-up and drop-off which also has 3 ticket options: standard, extended, and premium.
  • Enjoy a 15-20 mins dune bashing experience in Al Lahbab Desert.
  • Head to the desert campsite - get a henna painting done on your hand and smoke shisha.
  • Your evening will be packed with 3 live entertainment shows - fire show, Tanoura show, and belly dancing.
  • Savour a delicious barbeque dinner at the end of your safari.
  • Select the Premium option to enjoy quad biking in addition to all the exciting inclusions in your ticket.
  • 2:30pm onwards: Pick-up
  • 4pm onwards: Desert adventure activities (dune bashing and camel ride)
  • 5pm onwards: Reach the desert camp
  • 6pm onwards: Live shows - Fire show, Tanoura show, belly dancing
  • 7pm onwards: BBQ Dinner
  • 8:30pm: Drop-off

Note: The timings mentioned depend on various factors and may differ slightly on the day of your safari.

  • Pick-up and drop-off in an AC shared 4x4 vehicle
  • 15-20 mins dune bashing in a 4x4 vehicle
  • A short camel ride
  • Small henna painting
  • Shisha in the designated corner (not on the table)
  • Welcome refreshments
  • Sandboarding at the designated area
  • Barbeque dinner (veg and non-veg)
  • Belly dance
  • Tanoura and fire show

Exclusions

  • Dune buggy

This ticket has the following options you can choose from:

  • Standard Safari
  • Extended Safari
  • Premium Safari
  • The dune bashing experience is not suitable for: children aged 3 and under, pregnant women, wheelchair users, people with back and heart problems, and people with pre-existing medical conditions.
  • Some entertainment shows may not be available during national holidays and Islamic occasions.
  • You can cancel these tickets up to 24 hours before the experience begins and get a full refund.

Desert Safari with Adventure Activities, Entertainment & BBQ Dinner

From AED 369AED 218.74
Free Cancellation
Mobile Ticket
6 hr.
Transfers Included
  • Enjoy a budget quad bike desert safari Dubai and top it off with an upgraded dune bashing experience for an extended time.
  • With pick-up and drop-off service included, drive to Al Awir in a fully air-conditioned vehicle.
  • Be welcomed at the desert campsite with unlimited hydrating drinks.
  • Get ready for some fun in a 20 mins dune bashing experience in a 4x4 vehicle. An upgraded ticket will let you extend the bashing to 45 mins!
  • After a camel ride, top off your day with a 20 mins quad biking session or a dune buggy ride with a customizable ticket.
  • Explore the camp at your own pace once you’re back. The shisha corner has some apple-flavored shisha that is a crowd favorite.
  • Evenings in the desert are entertaining when you have 3 live shows in store - belly dancing, Tanoura show, and fire show.
  • Finally, head to the buffet for some delicious veg and non-veg barbeque delicacies, and eat as the Emiratis do.

This ticket has the following options that you can choose from:

  • Extended Dune Bashing + Sandboarding
  • Dune Buggy Safari + Dune Bashing
  • Quad Bike Safari + Dune Bashing
  • Reduced ticket pricing is available for this experience.
  • It is advised to wear lightweight clothing during summers. Bring along sunglasses, sunscreen, a hat, and a jacket during winters.
  • It is recommended not to eat 2-3 hours before the safari trip to avoid any sickness during dune bashing.
  • Some entertainment shows may not be available during national holidays and Islamic occasions.
  • Only guests aged 16 and above can take part in quad biking. Children aged 15 and under must be accompanied by an adult on the quad bike.
  • The dune bashing experience is not suitable for: children aged 3 and under, pregnant women, wheelchair users, people with back and heart problems, and people with pre-existing medical conditions.
  • You can cancel these tickets up to 24 hours before the experience begins and get a full refund.

Morning Desert Safari with Adventure Activities, Camel Ride & Sandboarding - Al Khayma Camp

From AED 130AED 97.50
Instant Confirmation
Mobile Ticket
4 hr.
Transfers Included
  • On this exciting morning desert safari, head to the Lahbab Red Dunes desert – for some dune bashing & sandboarding – and the Al Khayma camp for relaxation and a camel ride.
  • Roughly about 45 minutes from Dubai city, get picked up from your hotel in a 4x4 Land Cruiser with a local guide.
  • On reaching your destination, you’ll soon be indulging in Dubai desert activities like off-roading on the dunes & coming back down again in your Land Cruiser!
  • In this approx 45-min ride, the vehicle will move at varying speeds to get your adrenaline pumping.
  • Sandboarding is a trendy and fun board sport to definitely try next.
  • Check out quad biking if you want to upgrade your dune experience.
  • The last part of this morning's safari adventure is a visit to the Al Khayma camp. Relax and savor some Arabic coffee, sweets, and dates.
  • Near the camp, enjoy a short camel ride (repeatable) before it’s time to be dropped back to the city.

This ticket has the following options you can choose from:

  • Quad Biking, Camel Ride & Sandboarding
  • Dune Bashing, Camel Ride & Sandboarding
  • Quad Bike, Dune Bashing, Camel Ride & Sandboarding
  • Reduced ticket pricing is available for this experience.
  • It is recommended not to eat 2-3 hours before the safari trip to avoid any sickness during dune bashing.
  • The dune bashing experience is not suitable for: children aged 3 and under, pregnant women, wheelchair users, people with back and heart problems, and people with pre-existing medical conditions.
  • Only guests aged 16 and above can take part in quad biking. Children aged 15 and under must be accompanied by an adult on the quad bike.
  • These tickets can't be cancelled or rescheduled.

Premium Red Dunes Desert Safari in Dubai

AED 276
Free Cancellation
Instant Confirmation
Mobile Ticket
7 hr.
  • Gear up for an unforgettable red dune desert safari with thrilling rides in the desert and leisurely activities at the campsite.
  • Settle in a comfortable 4x4 Land Cruiser, and learn about Dubai's journey from its humble origins to a trendsetter in innovations.
  • Once you reach the desert, spend 30-45 mins dune bashing on the red sands of the Lahbab Desert, or opt for an exciting quad bike ride.
  • After the sandboarding session, be welcomed by Qahwa (Arabic coffee), Gaymat (sweets), and dates. Enjoy an unlimited supply of soft drinks to quench your thirst.
  • Go on a camel ride, try shisha smoking, henna painting, watch a falcon show, and get an Arabic makeover with Kandura and Abaya - Arabian clothes for men and women.
  • Enjoy the evening entertainment in the form of a Tanoura and belly dance Khaliji-style show.
  • Tuck into a delicious spread of barbecue dinner and sample some local desserts. You can choose between a self-service or dinner served at the table.
  • Soak in the peaceful ambiance of a desert night when the camp is completely switched off after dinner.
  • A hassle-free transportation experience is promised with pick-ups and drop-offs included in your ticket.

This ticket has the following options that you can choose from:

  • Premium Red Dunes Bashing by 4x4 & VIP Food Service
  • Premium Red Dunes Bashing by 4x4 & Open Buffet
  • Premium Red Dunes Quad Bike Ride
  • Reduced ticket pricing is available for this experience. Head to the checkout page for more information.
  • It is advised to wear lightweight clothing during summer. Bring along sunglasses, sunscreen, a hat, and a jacket during winter.
  • It is recommended not to eat 2-3 hours before the safari trip to avoid any sickness during dune bashing.
  • The dune bashing experience is not suitable for: children aged 3 and under, pregnant women, wheelchair users, people with back and heart problems, and people with pre-existing medical conditions.
  • Some entertainment shows may not be available during national holidays and Islamic occasions.
  • You can cancel these tickets up to 24 hours before the experience begins and get a full refund.

Ultra Luxury Desert Safari, Wildlife Tour & Fine Dinning

AED 1,750
Free Cancellation
Instant Confirmation
Mobile Ticket
7 hr.
  • Hassle-free transfers, a 60-min nature safari with a conservation guide, a 6-course dinner, camel rides & live shows - get all of this in one lavish oasis desert safari experience with this ticket!
  • Travel the desert in a premium vehicle on a 60-min nature safari with an expert conservation guide and spot desert animals like gazelles and Arabian oryx.
  • Visit a beautiful remote lake where you'll find some rare birds and go to a Ghaf tree forest for some beautiful photographs.
  • Watch a spectacular falconry performance at an exclusive venue.
  • Catch a colorful sunset as you sip on sparkling juice and enjoy some canapes.
  • Ride on a camel to a desert oasis where you'll spend the rest of your evening in your private cabana.
  • Dig into your 6-course meal in the cabana, surrounded by rolling dunes and a peaceful desert.
  • Watch breathtaking live entertainment shows before you are dropped off at your place of accommodation.

This ticket has the following options that you can choose from:

  • Private Transfers
  • Shared Transfers
  • Click here the 6-course dinner menu.
  • It is advised to wear lightweight clothing during summer. Bring along sunglasses, sunscreen, a hat, and a jacket during winter.
  • Arabic jackets (Besht) are available for guests in the camp on request should the temperature drop.
  • Vegetarian, vegan, kosher-style, and/or gluten-free dietary requirements can be accommodated if informed during booking.
  • The nature drive is not suitable for guests who are more than 3 months pregnant.
  • A private transfer booking is required if traveling with children aged 5 and under.
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  • You can cancel these tickets up to 24 hours before the experience begins and get a full refund.

All-Inclusive Overnight Desert Safari with Sunrise Camel Trek

From AED 804AED 603
Free Cancellation
Instant Confirmation
Mobile Ticket
17 hr.
  • Get ready for an all-inclusive overnight desert safari in the heart of the desert!
  • Enjoy a dune bashing and sandboarding experience in the afternoon.
  • Unwind at the Bedouin Camp where you can indulge in henna painting, shisha smoking, some gaymat (sweets) and gahwa (coffee).
  • Enjoy an evening extravaganza with a Tanoura and Nashaat dancing performance and a delicious barbeque dinner.
  • Sleep on a traditional Nawar bed in a Bedouin tent after snacking on rogag (Arabic bread) and chai (tea).
  • Wake up at dawn and enjoy a sunrise camel ride Dubai on the cool sands as you watch a serene sunrise.
  • Tuck into an Emirati breakfast before heading back to the city with the pick-up and drop-off services included in your ticket.
  • Reduced ticket pricing is available for this experience.
  • It is recommended not to eat 2-3 hours before the safari trip to avoid any sickness during dune bashing.
  • The overnight stay in the Bedouin tent is not air-conditioned.
  • Some entertainment shows may not be available during national holidays and Islamic occasions.
  • The dune bashing experience is not suitable for: children aged 3 and under, pregnant women, wheelchair users, people with back and heart problems, and people with pre-existing medical conditions.
  • You can cancel these tickets up to 24 hours before the experience begins and get a full refund.

Sunrise Desert Safari with Picnic Breakfast

AED 160
Instant Confirmation
Mobile Ticket
4 hr. - 7 hr.
Transfers Included
  • Experience the desert safari differently during this sunrise desert safari Dubai with a picnic breakfast and sandboarding.
  • You'll stop in the middle of the flat desert and watch the dunes and Hajar mountain range light up as the sun rises.
  • Savour a hearty Dubai desert picnic breakfast on the cool sands.
  • Zoom down the sand dunes as you surf on a sandboard.
  • Drive back to your accommodation with Kodak moments from the golden hour.
  • Reduced ticket pricing is available for this experience.
  • This experience is not suitable for pregnant women, people with heart ailments, and back or neck problems.
  • These tickets can't be cancelled or rescheduled.

Desert Adventure Pack: Quad Biking, Dune Bashing, Camel Ride & Sandboarding

From AED 280AED 210
Free Cancellation
Instant Confirmation
Mobile Ticket
4 hr.
  • Pick this desert safari if you want to have an adventurous time in the Arabian desert. With sand surfing, dune bashing, and quad biking Dubai all in one ticket, you're in for a thrilling morning.
  • Sit on a quad bike and drive the feisty beast by yourself on the red dunes for 30 mins.
  • Experience the exciting ups and downs of the desert in a 4x4 vehicle while dune bashing.
  • Surf down the smooth sandy dunes on a sandboard for thrills and spills.
  • You'll also stop for photos so that you can capture the stunning landscape around you.
  • A short camel ride will let you experience the desert as the ancient nomads did.
  • Pick-up and drop-off in an air-conditioned vehicle is the cherry on top, making this adventure desert safari Dubai as convenient as possible.

This ticket has the following options you can choose from:

  • Desert Safari + Dune Bashing
  • Desert Safari + Dune Bashing + Quad Bike
  • Reduced ticket pricing is available for this experience.
  • It is recommended not to eat 2-3 hours before the safari trip to avoid any sickness during dune bashing.
  • This experience is not suitable for: children aged 3 and under, pregnant women, wheelchair users, people with back and heart problems, and people with pre-existing medical conditions.
  • You can cancel these tickets up to 24 hours before the experience begins and get a full refund.

Al Marmoon Oasis Bedouin Heritage Safari by Vintage Mercedes

AED 134
Instant Confirmation
Mobile Ticket
5 hr. - 6 hr.
Transfers Included
  • In for a traditional Al Marmoon Bedouin experience? This ticket includes classic safari activities with a smooth ride through the dunes in a Mercedes and some quality time in a Bedouin village.
  • After a comfortable pick-up from your accommodation, a Vintage G Class Mercedes 1980s awaits as you travel to Al Marmoon Desert Conservation Reserve.
  • Arrive in the traditional Bedouin village and be treated to gahwa and sweets.
  • Head for a camel caravan ride and watch a live Arabic coffee-making session once you're back.
  • As you explore the Bedouin camp, you'll see a unique cooking style as Emirati bread and a sweet dumpling called luqaimat are being made.
  • No evening desert safari is complete without dinner! Enjoy a 3-course meal in the heart of the desert while watching charming live shows.
  • There's more - you'll get access to telescopes to gaze into the night sky and listen to anecdotes about Bedouins, the oldest inhabitants of the Arabian desert.

This ticket has the following options that you can choose from:

  • Private Transfers
  • Shared Transfers
  • Reduced ticket pricing is available for this experience.
  • It is advised to wear lightweight clothing during summer. Bring along sunglasses, sunscreen, a hat, and a jacket during winter.
  • A child seat will only be provided for children aged 5 and under.
  • This experience is not suitable for pregnant women, people with back or neck problems, or wheelchair users.
  • These tickets can't be cancelled or rescheduled.

Dune Buggy, Desert Safari, BBQ & Entertainment

From AED 369AED 218.74
Free Cancellation
Mobile Ticket
6 hr. - 7 hr.
Transfers Included
  • Grab tickets to a dune buggy safari Dubai. The complimentary pick-up and drop-off service from the city to the desert is the cherry on top!
  • You'll be welcomed with unlimited refreshments once you arrive at the campsite
  • Head for the classic dune bashing experience for 20 mins, and treat yourself to some apple-flavored shisha once you're back at the camp.
  • Want to experience a different thrill instead? Choose the quad bike over the dune buggy.
  • Ride the sand dunes in Al Awir desert, a safari favorite, on a desert dune buggy Dubai ride. Add quad biking to your experience with an upgraded ticket.
  • With your appetite for thrill satisfied, get ready for an entertaining evening filled with 3 live shows - belly dancing, Tanoura show, and fire show.
  • You'll be served a sumptuous barbeque buffet in the common area towards the end of your experience.
  • 3:30pm onwards: Pick-up
  • 4:30pm onwards: Arrive at the desert camp
  • 5pm onwards: Desert adventure activities
  • 6pm onwards: Live entertainment
  • 7:30pm onwards: BBQ dinner
  • 8:30pm onwards: Drop-off

Note: The timings mentioned depend on various factors and may differ slightly on the day of your safari.

  • Pick-up and drop-off in an AC 4x4 vehicle
  • 20 mins dune buggy experience
  • Unlimited refreshments (tea, coffee, water, soft drinks)
  • 15-20 mins dune bashing in an AC 4x4 vehicle
  • Live belly dance
  • Live Tanoura show
  • Fire show
  • BBQ buffet dinner with veg and non-veg dishes (menu here)
  • Shisha smoking facility at the shisha corner (apple flavor only)
  • A short camel ride
  • 20 mins 120cc quad biking (optional)

Note: Dune buggy is not included with the Quad Biking ticket option.

This ticket has the following options you can choose from:

  • Desert Safari + Dune Buggy
  • Desert Safari + Quad Bike
  • Reduced ticket pricing is available for this experience.
  • Some entertainment shows may not be available during national holidays and Islamic occasions.
  • Only guests aged 16 and above can take part in quad biking. Children aged 15 and under must be accompanied by an adult on the quad bike.
  • The dune bashing experience is not suitable for: children aged 3 and under, pregnant women, wheelchair users, people with back and heart problems, and people with pre-existing medical conditions.
  • You can cancel these tickets up to 24 hours before the experience begins and get a full refund.

Going on a Dubai Desert Safari 

Picture this: a mesmerizing sunset, replete with stunning shades of yellows and reds and a hint of pink streaking through. The sun’s rays fall softly on an endless expanse of golden sands and you’re left in awe at the natural beauty of the desert in front of you. Contrary to popular opinion that a desert pales in front of the mountains or the sea, visiting one is a unique experience in itself. 

Make memories of a lifetime by indulging in a plethora of activities that are both thrilling and enchanting. Crash into the dunes in a Dune Buggy or slide down the sand on a Sandboard, or go on a relaxing Camel Ride; Dubai Desert Safaris have something for everyone. 

Why Go on a Dubai Desert Safari?

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  • Explore the beautiful sandy landscape as you learn about the desert wildlife. 
  • Immerse yourself in the rich Arabian culture and heritage as you enjoy your entertainment-filled nights. 
  • Indulge in delectable Arabian delicacies like Gahwa, Gaymat, Rogag, and more along with an unlimited barbecue. 
  • Sleep under the stars at a desert camp and wake up to a beautiful sunrise over the sand dunes. 
  • Witness the sunlight bounce off the sands for amazing photographs that rival desktop screensavers.

All Your Dubai Desert Safari Ticket Options Explained

As the Dubai Desert is quite a distance from the city limits, all the desert safaris will include professional guides and transfers from your hotel or specific pickup points. Here are some of the most popular Dubai Desert Safari experiences that you should definitely consider on your vacation.

Dubai Desert Safari - Morning Safaris

Morning Safaris

These safaris start quite early in the morning to allow you to witness the rays of the rising sun glisten off the sand. Depending on your ticket type, you can indulge in adventure activities, enjoy a lovely picnic breakfast in the desert or even head out to explore the desert wildlife. 

Dubai Desert Safari - Evening Safaris

Evening Safaris

While the daylight is best to indulge in adventure activities, the nighttime is always brimming with live entertainment shows in the Dubai Desert. Picking an evening desert safari in Dubai will allow you to experience the rich Arabian culture while also indulging in delectable desert cuisines. 

Dubai Desert Safari - Adventure Safaris

Adventure Safaris

One of the biggest highlights of Dubai Desert Safaris is the sheer number of activities the adventurer in you can explore. Go over the sand dunes by yourself in a quad bike, ride a range rover with your family, or take a camel ride with your children, the desert has something for everyone. 

Dubai Desert Safari - Heritage Safaris

Heritage Safaris

Heritage Desert Safaris are curated for the culture vulture in you. Spend a few hours living like an Emirati as you indulge yourself in the rich Bedouin culture. Wear traditional garments, spend the night in an authentic Bedouin tent, and listen to some memorable local stories on these safaris. 

Dubai Desert Safari - Nature Safaris

Nature Safaris

If you’re the kind of explorer who loves to discover the wildlife of your travel destinations, then Nature Desert Safaris is your perfect pick. With professional guides, you get to interact with the desert wildlife and also learn about some of the conservation techniques to protect their sandy homes. 

Dubai Desert Safari - Overnight Safaris

Overnight Safaris

You can even go camping in the Dubai Desert with Overnight Desert Safari packages. Nights in the desert are filled with live entertainment, delicious barbeque, traditional Arabic cuisines and sleeping under the stars. You can also listen to interesting folktales and take a few puffs from the shisha. 

Dubai Desert Safari - Luxury Safaris

Luxury Safaris

If you’re someone who prefers to be pampered, then pick a Luxury Desert Safari for a lavish experience. These safaris include private transfers in Range Rovers, a traditional experience with Arabic headscarves, and even a delectable 6-course meal in one of the best resorts in the desert. 

Dubai Desert Safari - Combo Tickets

Combo Tickets

Combo Dubai Desert Safari tickets allow you to make the most of your visit to Dubai. These tickets allow you to explore some of the biggest attractions of Dubai along with exploring the desert. And what’s more is that you can even get amazing deals and discounts online on your combo tickets!

How to Choose the Best Dubai Desert Safari Ticket?

Finding the right Dubai Desert Safari ticket for yourself can be a challenge as there are so many options for you to explore. Here are some things you should consider when picking one. 

Dubai Desert Safari - Time of the Day

Time of the Day

The daylight and night-time activities in the desert vary quite drastically. While during the day, you can indulge in adventure activities and explore the desert, at night, you can experience live entertainment and delicious Arabic food. And as temperatures in the desert change quite drastically from day to night, you will also need to carry appropriate clothing and accessories. If you can spare only a few hours in a day for a desert safari, we suggest that you choose the activities you’d like to indulge in to make the most of your visit. 

Dubai Desert Safari - Budget

Budget

Dubai is known to have something for everyone. You can choose from a variety of curated experiences depending on your interests and budget. If you’re not worried about spending a little extra, you can choose a lavish experience with Luxury Desert Safaris where you can explore clean sands, traditional cuisines and splendid resorts. But if you’re on a budget, then you can choose safaris that offer adventure activities and desert exploration at affordable prices! Adventure activities like Dune Bashing and Sandboarding are quite affordable and also safe for anyone to try. 

Dubai Desert Safari - Activities

Activities

Dubai can bring out an adventurer in anyone. With adventure activities like Dune Bashing, Quad Biking, Sandboarding and much more, you can make memories of a lifetime. There are many curated experiences that not only allow you to indulge in a variety of adventure activities but also explore the sand dunes and spend a relaxing evening at desert camps. While activities like Quad Biking and Dune Buggy are more suited to lone adventurers, Dune Bashing and Camel Riding are great if you’re traveling with your family. 

Dubai Desert Safari - Culture

Culture

If you’re someone who likes to immerse yourself in the culture and heritage of the places you visit, then we suggest that you consider desert safaris curated for the same. Some Dubai Desert Safari options include exploring the desert for its flora and fauna, visiting the camel farm, falconry, experiencing the Bedouin culture, and much more. With Heritage Safaris, you can spend a few hours living and experiencing life like an Emirati in the desert. 

Dubai Desert Safari - All-Inclusive

All-Inclusive

If you’re someone who likes the best of all worlds, then there are also curated Dubai Desert Safari experiences that don’t just allow you to explore the desert but also other popular attractions in Dubai. With a professional guide present with you at all times, these combo experiences make sure that you make the best of your Dubai vacation!

What is the Best Way to Book Dubai Desert Safari Tickets? 

With so many options available for Dubai Desert Safari, it is important that you do some research on what activities you’d like to indulge in before you buy your tickets. We suggest that you book your Dubai Desert Safari tickets online to ensure that you don’t just get the best experience but also the best offers. 

Convenience: Booking your tickets online allows you to not just browse through all the experiences properly but also avoid carrying physical tickets. With online booking, you can simply get a mobile ticket that gives you access to all the experiences. 

Advanced Booking: Booking your tickets online allows you to plan your itinerary properly to make the best of your vacation. 

Discounts: Along with combo tickets, you can avail great discounts on the Dubai Desert Safari tickets online. 

Flexible Cancellations: If you change your plans during your visit, you can also easily cancel your tickets online and get a full refund as well!

Dubai Desert Safari Activities

Dubai Desert Safari - Dune Bashing

Dune Bashing

A spine-tingling adventure awaits you when you opt for dune-bashing in Dubai! Step into a 4x4 vehicle, usually a Land Cruiser or Fortuner, and set off into the desert. Hold on tight as your driver races along the sand dunes at varying speeds, while you slide, bounce and skid off your seat giving you a complete adrenaline rush. Your driver is a trained professional who will maneuver the 4x4 vehicle expertly up and down the golden sand dunes.

Dubai Desert Safari - Dune Buggy

Dune Buggy

If you find Dune Bashing thrilling, a Dune Buggy would certainly be electrifying. With this, you get the chance to ride a powerful beast that doesn't just have impressive horsepower but also advanced safety features. An expert guide will give you all the tips to keep yourself safe while you head on a dirt-tromping adventure. This sand vehicle is open to everyone 18 and above and doesn’t even require you to have a driver’s license!

Dubai Desert Safari - Quad Biking

Quad Biking

Much like a Dune Buggy, a Quad Bike is also for a solo adventurer to tear up the dunes. You can ride a 150cc Quad Bike with low-pressure tires that allow you to easily drive through the slippery sands. While a Dune Buggy would be suitable for those seeking extreme sports, Quad Biking is more suitable for everyone else and requires minimal assistance. So go ahead and challenge your buddies to a thrilling quad bike race!

Dubai Desert Safari - Sandboarding

Sandboarding

Sandboarding in Dubai is not for the fainthearted. Strap on your gear and step onto the golden dunes of Dubai’s deserts. For sandboarding, a specially-designed board will be fastened to your feet with which you can smoothly slide and glide across the slopes of the Arabian desert. This activity is completely safe and can be experienced throughout the year. The cherry on top? It is a solo sport and requires no tandem assistance. 

Dubai Desert Safari - Camel Rides

Camel Rides

Since ancient Arabia, camels have been known as the Ship of the Desert. They were the primary source of transport from one place to another for local tribes, as well as carriers of goods. You can feel like you’ve stepped back in time by opting for a lovely camel ride in Dubai. A guide will inform you about the various steps to take before and during a camel ride so as to set the animal at ease. Hop on and enjoy the view!

Dubai Desert Safari - Entertainment

Entertainment

The nighttime in the desert is just as lively as the daylight with many live shows to keep you entertained. You can enjoy a delectable barbecue meal while you watch entertainers make stunning performances in Tanoura, Nashaat and fire dancing. You can also get a traditional Shisha pot prepared for you to enjoy in various flavors, and if you have the taste for it, then you can also immerse yourself in beautiful Henna paintings. 

Dubai Desert Safari - Desert Wildlife

Desert Wildlife

The desert is home to a wide variety of plants and animals and a lot of times, it’s difficult to spot them. With an expert guide, you can learn a lot about the life that thrives in the desert. You can visit a camel farm, watch falconry shows, and even interact with other animals in the desert. Enjoy camel feeding while you also learn about the different conservation techniques used to protect desert wildlife. 

Dubai Desert Safari - Sunrise & Sunsets

Sunrise & Sunsets

You must have seen a lot of wallpapers and screensavers of the beautiful panoramic views of sand dunes. Now imagine yourself being in one of these pictures! With the rays of the sun glistening beautifully off the golden sands, watching the sunrise or sunset in the Dubai Desert should definitely be on your vacation bucket list. Watch the sky change colors as you drive through the sands or strike a pose for some professional photography as well!

Plan Your Dubai Desert Safari Experience

Transfers
Location
Tips
Dress Code
Dubai Desert Safari - Location

The location of your Dubai Desert Safari is quite a distance from the city limits. However, with round-trip transfers, you don’t have to worry about getting to the location by yourself. You can simply give the name or location of your hotel and an air-conditioned vehicle will pick you up and also drop you off after your safari.

Dubai Desert Safari - Al Aweer Desert

The most popular Dubai desert safari locations include Al Aweer Desert, Hatta Mountains and the Dubai Desert Convention Reserve amongst others. Each location provides a different experience; at some, you might get to experience the traditional Bedouin culture, while at others you might get to witness interesting flora and fauna common to desert landscapes. 

Dubai Desert Safari - Thing to keep in mind

Here are a few things you should keep in mind when going on a Dubai Desert Safari. 

  • Book your tickets online and beforehand to properly plan your experience. 
  • Never leave without sunscreen. Even if you spend most of your time in the AC vehicle, you can still get nasty sunburns. 
  • Stay hydrated. You can always ask your guide for some water. 
  • Carry sunglasses or shades to protect your eyes. 
  • Travel light as you will move around quite a bit. 
  • Always follow the instructions of your guide or instructor. Your safety comes first.
Dubai Desert Safari - Dress code

It is important to dress appropriately when going on a Dubai Desert Safari, especially if you want to indulge in adventure activities. 

  • Wear loose, comfortable, cotton or linen clothing. Try to avoid synthetics. 
  • Carry a sweater or jacket to keep yourself warm when the temperature drops drastically in the evenings. 
  • Avoid wearing clothes that reveal too much skin as this isn’t appreciated by the locals. When confused, remember that you have to keep your shoulders and knees covered. 
  • If you want to wear shorts, make sure they’re at least mid-thigh length.
  • Avoid short skirts as it can get quite windy and most meals are eaten while sitting on the floor. 
  • Wear a hat or scarf to keep your head cool. 
  • Wear open-toed footwear like sandals or flip flops to avoid getting sand into your shoes. 

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Burj Khalifa

There’s no attraction that perhaps defines Dubai the best except for the Burj Khalifa. Standing tall at 830 meters, this architectural masterpiece towers over the rest of the city. Named after UAE President Sheikh Khalifa, visitors flock from all over the world to head to the top of this man-made wonder and soak in the glorious view of Dubai’s stunning skyline.

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Dubai Aquarium

This fascinating underwater zoo is home to over 140 aquatic species. The Dubai Aquarium hosts captivating creatures, from stingrays and piranhas to sharks. Not only do you get an up-close and personal view of these beautiful creatures, you can befriend them by participating in exciting activities like snorkelling, scuba-diving and even a dive into the midst of sharks!

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Dhow Cruises

Dubai is surrounded three sides by the beautiful ocean; sail across the blue-green sea by opting for a lovely Dhow cruise experience. These traditional wooden boats, earlier used by fishing communities, now are a prime tourist experience in Dubai. On a Dhow cruise, you can explore the length of the Marina and soak in wonderful sights of the Palm, Burj Al Arab and Dubai Creek. 

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Dubai Theme Parks

Your childhood dreams are set to come true! Dubai is home to a variety of theme parks, set to inspire a sense of nostalgia, thrill and adventure from its visitors. IMG World of Adventure, Motiongate Dubai and Aquaventure are some of the biggest theme parks in the city. Shake hands with Shrek, set off on a wild roller coaster and more!

Frequently Asked Questions About Dubai Desert Safari Tickets

Q. What kind of Dubai Desert Safari tickets are available?

A. There is a wide variety of Dubai Desert Safari tickets, including Morning Desert Safari, Evening Desert Safari, Adventure Safaris, Luxury Safaris, and much more.

Q. Are Dubai Desert Safari tickets available online?

A. Yes, you can easily book Dubai Desert Safari tickets online.

Q. What are the prices for Dubai Desert Safari tickets?

A. Dubai Desert Safaris can include a wide variety of activities and facilities and the prices for the same may also vary drastically. The prices start from AED 97.50 and you can look at the various options online.

Q. What is included in my Dubai Desert Safari tickets?

A. Depending on the tickets you choose, your Dubai Desert Safari tickets can include adventure activities, live shows, delicious food, exploring the desert, Bedouin culture experience, and much more. 

Q. What adventure activities are included in my Dubai Desert Safari tickets?

A. You can choose from a variety of adventure activities for your Dubai Desert Safari, including Dune Bashing, Quad Biking, Dune Buggy, Sandboarding, etc.

Q. Do my Dubai Desert Safari tickets include transfers?

A. Yes, all your Dubai Desert Safari tickets will include transfers from your hotel in an air-conditioned vehicle. Simply give your tour guide the name and location of your hotel to get picked up. 

Q. Why should I go on a Dubai Desert Safari?

A. With combinations of desert activities you can’t find anywhere else, traditional experiences, and interaction with wildlife, Dubai Desert Safaris are one-of-a-kind experiences that every travel enthusiast should experience at least once. 

Q. What is the cancellation policy on my Dubai Desert Safari tickets?

A. The cancellation policy for your Dubai Desert Safari tickets will depend on the type of experience you pick. While some offer free cancellations with full refunds, some can’t be amended or rescheduled. Please check your ticket for information on the same. 

Q. What does a Dubai Desert Safari combo tour include?

A. Your combo includes a desert safari experience, along with the option of trying out experiences like a visit to the Burj Khalifa or Dubai Aquarium, entry into theme parks or a Dhow cruise.

Q. What should I wear on a Dubai Desert Safari?

A. You should wear loose, comfortable clothing with open-toe shoes on a Desert Safari in Dubai.