Quad Biking in Dubai | Everything You Need to Know for the Adventure of a Lifetime

Skip the camel rides, quad bikes are calling! Dubai's dunes aren't just for camels, they're for thrill seekers like you. Grip the handlebars, feel the engine roar, and carve your path through the golden giants. Quad biking in Dubai isn't a smooth cruise. It's a desert rollercoaster – fast, rough, and unlike any terrain you've tackled.

Think you're up for the challenge? Master the slopes, navigate the twists, and leave your dust trail in the sunset's wake. Want bragging rights? Climb a dune peak. Need an adrenaline fix? Hit the throttle and hold on tight. But wait, rookies! Before you get sand in your teeth, check out our guide. We'll equip you with the knowledge (and a healthy dose of adrenaline) to conquer these dunes like a desert veteran. Planning, safety, riding tips – we've got your back (literally, wear a back brace).

Quad biking in Dubai: Your booking guide

Quad Biking in the Desert
  • Duration:
    Quad biking duration depends upon your desert safari package. Generally, Quad biking takes up to 15 to 30 minutes.
  • Seating:
    Most quad bikes comfortably seat 1-2 people. Families and friends can share the excitement, taking turns behind the wheel or enjoying the views from the passenger seat.
  • Pricing and Ticket Options
    Quad biking in Dubai is an optional add-on to your desert safari experience. Upgrade your adventure with a thrilling ride on these desert beasts!
    But wait, is there even standalone quad biking? Don't worry if your desert safari package doesn't include quad biking. You can add this experience on our website or book once you reach the location for an additional amount of $80 to $100.
  • Value-packed: Desert safaris often offer better value for money than standalone tours. You get multiple activities, meals, transportation, and even entertainment for a single price, making it a more budget-friendly adventure.

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What to expect during Quad biking

Quad Biking in Dubai

Imagine a motorcycle with a four-wheel drive and an adrenaline rush. That's a quad bike! These off-road beasts reach up to 50mph speeds, sending your heart racing as you navigate sandy slopes and bumpy trails. You'll feel the wind in your hair, the engine rumble beneath your palms, and the thrill of defying gravity as you lean into turns. Unlike a motorcycle, the low center of gravity keeps you planted, making it surprisingly easy to master. Think go-kart on steroids, with a desert backdrop.

But don't just picture it, experience it! Check out this video for a front-row seat to the quad biking action. See these sand-eaters in motion, feel the virtual spray of excitement, and hear the engines roar as they conquer the dunes.

Know before you go quad biking in Dubai

Safety precautions
Getting there/Transfers
Best time to go
What to wear
What to eat
Quad Biking in Dubai

Quad biking in Dubai is an exhilarating adventure, not a leisurely stroll in the park. The powerful machines and challenging terrain pose potential risks, especially for inexperienced riders. To maximize your thrills while minimizing risks, here's a safety guide to steer you clear of sandy mishaps:

  • Helmets are non-negotiables: Forget "adventure vibes" and think skull protection. Helmets absorb shocks in case of tumbles, potentially saving your life. Choose a properly fitted, DOT-approved helmet and secure it snugly.
  • Dress for the desert: Ditch the flip-flops and wear sturdy shoes with good ankle support. Long pants and sleeves protect you from scratches and sunburn. Sunscreen and sunglasses are essential for keeping the desert sun at bay.
  • Know your limits: Don't go from zero to desert hero overnight. Start slow and get comfortable with the controls before tackling steep slopes or high speeds.
  • Respect the terrain: Dunes aren't playgrounds. Watch for uneven surfaces, hidden dips, and sudden drops. Avoid sharp turns and never exceed the designated speed limits.
  • Solo adventurers, stay alert: We offer independent quad bike rentals, while guided tours are also available. If you're going solo, stay extra vigilant, inform someone of your route, and carry a charged phone in emergencies.
  • Quad biking is for grown-ups only. The age limit is 16, and for good reason. Children lack the strength, coordination, and judgment required to handle these powerful machines safely.
  • Take breaks regularly. Fatigue can lead to decreased reaction times and mistakes. Hydrate often, even if you don't feel thirsty.
Quad Biking in Dubai

Relax and leave the navigation to us! We'll pick you up from your hotel and whisk you to the desert oasis where your adventure begins—no need to worry about city streets or getting lost. Just buckle up and get ready for the excitement.
Al Aweer Desert: Close to the city, this desert offers smaller dunes and shorter rides, perfect for a beginner's taste of the thrill.
Lahbab Desert: Here, you can enjoy the towering dunes that offer breathtaking views and challenging terrain. This desert is known for its exciting quad biking adventures for experienced riders.
Dubai Desert Conservation Reserve: This protected reserve with diverse landscapes and wildlife offers longer quad biking rides and a more eco-friendly desert experience.

A couple on a Quad bike in Dubai

Desert safaris in Dubai offer various Quad biking options, ranging from quick 15-minute blasts to extended 30-minute sand-shredding sessions. Choose your thrill!

Quad Biking in Dubai

Forget the midday sun scorch – the ultimate time to unleash your inner desert warrior on a quad bike is during the breathtaking Dubai evenings.

  • Tame the Heat: Quad biking is an exhilarating workout, but it can become a grueling ordeal under the scorching midday sun. Evenings offer milder temperatures, making the ride more enjoyable and sustainable for your body.
  • Sunset Symphony: Witness the desert transform into a breathtaking canvas of fiery hues. Imagine carving your path through golden sand as the sun dips below the horizon, creating an unforgettable spectacle.
  • Cooler Engines, Cooler You: Not just you, even the quad bikes appreciate the cooler evening temperatures. Engines perform better and wear less in milder weather, leading to a smoother, more enjoyable ride.
  • Crowds Disappear: The desert awakens with a different rhythm as the day fades. Fewer crowds mean more open dunes, more freedom to choose your path, and a truly immersive desert experience.
Quad Biking in Dubai
  • Sun Shield: Long sleeves, pants, and a hat – sunburn stings worse than sand in your teeth! Also, a jacket for added protection from falls or bruises.
  • Foot Soldiers: Sturdy shoes with good ankle support – flip-flops are for sunsets, not sand battles.
  • Eye of the Tiger: Sunglasses keep out the glare and protect your eyes from flying dust.
  • Hydration Hero: Pack plenty of water – desert thirst is a real foe!
  • Leave it Light: Ditch bulky bags – you'll need your arms free to conquer those dunes!
Quad biking - What to eat

Avoid heavy meals before hitting the sand. Opt for light and healthy meals before the safari to prevent discomfort during activities.

Frequently Asked Questions About Quad Biking in Dubai

What is Quad Biking in Dubai?

Quad Biking is a power-packed experience of riding through the beautiful sands of Arabian deserts on a powerful ATV.

What is the cost of Quad biking on a desert safari?

Quad biking is an optional activity, and depending on the package, the duration of this activity is determined. A standard ticket option, including Quad biking, will cost about AED 200, offering 10 to 15 minutes on the bike, whereas a premium ticket option offers you 30 minutes of quad biking fun for AED 600 and other adventure activities like dune bashing, sandboarding, or dune buggy ride.

Can I combine quad biking with other activities?

Yes! Many packages allow you to combine quad biking with other desert activities to create a customized adventure.

What other activities are included in the desert safari package?

Camel rides, belly dancing, sandboarding, Dune Buggy rides, BBQ meals, and cultural shows are common inclusions. Check your chosen package for details.

Is there an age restriction for Quad Biking in Dubai?

Yes, there is an age restriction. People above the age of 16 can go for the Quad Biking experience. 

Which desert offers the best quad biking experience?

Each desert has its charm: Al Aweer for close proximity and shorter rides, Lahbab for challenging terrain and stunning views, and Dubai Desert Conservation Reserve for eco-friendly adventure and longer rides. Choose based on your preference and skill level.

What's the seating capacity of a quad bike?

Most quad bikes seat 1-2 people comfortably. Some operators offer larger vehicles for groups.

Is quad biking safe?

All reputable operators prioritize safety. Trained drivers, proper instruction, and safety equipment minimize risks. Follow safety rules and enjoy the ride responsibly.

What kind of safety gear is provided?

Helmets, seat belts or harnesses, and sometimes goggles are usually provided. Wear closed-toe shoes and comfortable clothing.

How difficult is it to control a quad bike?

Don't worry, it's easier than it looks! Instructors will give you a briefing before the ride. Basic handling skills and following instructions are key.

How fast is a quad bike?

You can control the speed of your quad bike according to your comfort and need for speed. But, the quad bike can go as fast as 70 kmph depending on the terrain.

Can I take photos and videos during the ride?

Absolutely! Capture your desert adventure, but be mindful of loose items like sunglasses or hats that can fly away in the wind.

What about food and drinks?

Most safaris include meals (BBQ, snacks) and refreshments. Check your chosen package for specifics.