Dubai Desert Safari

Explore the desert terrains of Dubai on an ultimate desert safari with the thrills of an optional quad bike ride and camel ride at the exclusive Al Khayma Camp. Be amazed at the desert sports including dune bashing and sandboarding.

About this activity

  • Free cancellation
  • Cancel up to 24 hours in advance for a full refund
  • Reserve now & pay later
  • Keep your travel plans flexible — book your spot and pay nothing today.
  • Duration 4 – 7 hours
  • Check availability to see starting times.
  • Live tour guide.
  • Pickup is available from Dubai, Sharjah, and Ajman city hotels and apartments, as well as from Dubai Cruise. Terminal (Port Rashid and Dubai Harbor).
  • Meet your guide in your hotel lobby 45 minutes before your scheduled booked time, depending on your location.


Main stop For reference only. Itineraries are subject to change.


  • 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


  • 3 pickup location (options):
  • Ajman, Dubai, Sharjah
  • Lahbab Desert
  • Photo stop, Sandboarding, Dune bashing
  • Quad bike ride (Optional)
  • Al Khayma Desert Camp
  • Coffee, Camel ride, Local snacks
  • Camp activities (Optional)
  • BBQ (Optional)
  • 3 drop-off locations:
  • Ajman, Sharjah, Duba

Full Description

Discover the desert outside of Dubai on a guided dune bashing safari. Enjoy the opportunity to take part in a variety of optional activities including a quad bike ride, camel ride or dinner and entertainment with an extended tour option.

You will be picked up from your hotel or selected location by your tour guide. Then, drive to the Dubai desert and after a short break, you can experience the thrilling dune bashing session with trained drivers. You can also try out sandboarding and snap some amazing photos of the rolling dunes. Proceed to the Al Khayma camp for the camel ride and included refreshments. The 7-hour tour participants will continue to enjoy some entertainment shows and have a delicious BBQ dinner at the camp. As the tour comes to an end you will be dropped back to your hotel/building.

  • Pickup and drop-off from your hotel or selected location
  • Shared transportation in an air-conditioned 4×4
  • 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 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 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)
Not suitable for
  • Children under 3 years
  • Pregnant women
  • People with back problems
  • People with heart problems
  • Wheelchair users