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Dubai: Desert Safari, Quad Bike, Camel Ride & Al Khayma Camp

From $50.77
$33.00 /person
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About the activity

Explore Dubai's desert terrains and enjoy desert sports like dune bashing and sandboarding on this desert safari. Add to the thrills with optional quad bike and camel rides, and savor an optional BBQ.

  • Free cancellation
    Cancel up to 24 hours in advance for a full refund.
  • Instant confirmation & Mobile tickets
    Receive your ticket right away. Use your phone or print your voucher.
  • Free pickup
    A complimentary hotel pick-up service is offered.
  • Live guiding
  • Start time - Available today
    5:00 PM
  • Duration
    4-7 hours
  • Includes
    • Pickup and drop-off from your hotel or selected location
    • Shared transportation in an air-conditioned 4x4
    • English-speaking licensed driver
    • Unlimited water during transfers
    • Quad bike ride (if option selected)
    • Dune bashing for 30-45 minutes
    • Sandboarding
    • Camel ride (can be repeated as per requirement)
    • Tea/coffee with dates, chilled Juice options and unlimited soft drinks
    • Camel feeding (if 7-hour tour selected)
    • Al Khayma Desert Camp visit (if 7-hour tour selected)
    • Welcome Gahwa (coffee) and Gaymat (sweets) at camp (if 7-hour tour selected)
    • Falcon experience (if 7-hour tour selected)
    • Shisha smoking (if 7-hour tour selected)
    • Henna painting (if 7-hour tour selected)
    • Tanoura, fire show, and ladies Khaliji dance (if 7-hour tour selected)
    • Sunset photo stop (if 7-hour tour selected)
    • BBQ dinner including vegetarian and non-vegetarian dishes (if 7-hour tour selected)
    • Alcoholic beverages
    • Personal expenses
    • Gratuities (optional)
Highlights & Description


  • Enjoy a breathtaking session of dune bashing at the Red Dunes
  • Slide along the dunes by trying out the sport of sandboarding
  • Get an amazing view of the desert on a camel caravan ride
  • Conquer the dunes with an optional quad bike ride
  • Witness the ever-ravishing desert sunset


Discover the desert outside of Dubai on a guided red dunes desert safari. Enjoy the opportunity to take part in a variety of activities, including thrilling dune bashing, optional quad biking, a serene camel ride, and interactions with falcons. Opt for an extended tour to experience dinner and entertainment at a traditional desert camp.

You will be picked up from your hotel or selected location in Dubai in an air-conditioned 4x4 vehicle by your guide. From there, you'll be taken comfortably to the Dubai desert, with a brief stop along the way to adjust the tyre pressure for a smooth desert drive. During this time, you can use the restroom facilities, take photos with falcons, or try optional quad biking if you're interested.

Once at the desert, get ready for an exciting session of dune bashing with trained drivers. The thrill of sliding down the dunes adds extra fun to your adventure, making it unforgettable. Afterward, try your hand at sandboarding down the sandy slopes, perfect for snapping memorable photos of the beautiful desert landscape.

Next, stop at the Red Dunes desert and enjoy a camel ride in the open desert. Then, relax in an air-conditioned tent as you enjoy soft drinks, water, chilled juice options, Arabic tea or coffee with dates.

For those opting for the extended 7-hour tour, head to the Al Khayma camp where you will be welcomed with rose water, Arabic coffee, local sweets, and dates. Say hello to the camp's resident camels and, if you like, hop on for a ride across the dunes. The camp's activities include camel feeding, falcon interactions, henna painting, Arabic coffee and tea, and even a shisha station. Enjoy some entertainment shows and have a delicious BBQ dinner at the camp.

As the tour comes to an end, you'll be comfortably dropped off back at your hotel or selected location, having experienced the best of Dubai's desert activities and hospitality.

Good to know before you go
  • Quad biking is a self-driving activity taken at your own risk and the activity provider’s insurance does not cover it, any accidents or damages from the activity will be the sole responsibility of the rider and passenger
  • International travel insurance is recommended
  • An adult must accompany participants ages 9-15 for a shared ATV ride
  • Participants ages 16-55 can ride single ATVs
  • Quad biking is optional and not automatically included in the program
  • Avoid eating 2-3 hours before the trip to prevent sickness during dune bashing
  • Guests from Sharjah are picked up first and dropped off last in shared transport
  • Pickup timing may change due to summer heat; advance notification will be sent
  • Flexible cancellations are available up to 2 hours before the tour; all group members must select this add-on
  • Individuals with back problems, disabilities, or those aged 60 and above are advised against riding camels
  • During the holy month of Ramadan you can watch Tanoura & Fire shows only in our desert camps

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Frequently Asked Questions

1. What is the cancellation policy for this activity?
Cancel up to 24 hours in advance for a full refund.
2. When will I receive the confirmation of my booking?
You will receive an email notification right after your successful payment. If you don't see it in your inbox, check your spam or junk mail folder. When the payment is completed you have the option to download your ticket directly.
3. What is a free pickup?
When a tour company offers free pickup, it means that they will pick you up from your hotel or other designated location at no charge. When making a reservation, you can specify your pickup location.
4. Are mobile tickets enough or do I have to print them?
Tickets don't need to be printed. You can show your ticket from your smartphone as a PDF.
5. What is a Dubai Desert Safari?
A Dubai Desert Safari is a guided tour through the desert that typically lasts around six hours. The safari usually includes a stop at a camel farm, dune bashing, sandboarding, and a sunset dinner in the desert.
6. What should I wear on a Dubai Desert Safari?
Since you will be spending time in the desert, it is important to wear light, loose-fitting clothes that cover your skin. This will help to protect you from the sun and the sand.
7. What should I bring on a Red Dunes Desert Safari?
Be sure to bring sunscreen, a hat, sunglasses, and a water bottle. You may also want to bring a camera to capture the beautiful desert landscapes.
8. What will I do on a Desert Safari in Dubai?
Most desert safaris include a stop at a camel farm, dune bashing, sandboarding, and a sunset dinner in the desert.
9. What is dune bashing?
Dune bashing is a popular activity in the desert where you drive an off-road vehicle over red sand dunes.
10. What is sandboarding?
Sandboarding is similar to snowboarding, but instead of snow, you ride a board down sand dunes.
11. What is a camel farm?
A camel farm is a place where camels are bred and raised. It is a traditional stop on Dubai Desert Safaris.
  • Adult
    12-99 years
  • Children
    3-11 years
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