1. United Arab Emirates
  2. Dubai

Overnight Dubai Desert Safari with BBQ Dinner

Product ID: 138845
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Explore the Dubai desert with a guide on an overnight safari. Drive on the dunes, ride a camel, try sand boarding, enjoy a delicious BBQ and more.
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Duration 17 hours
Starting time 2:45 PM
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Pickup included

Pick-up at your hotel in Dubai

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  • Enjoy a drive in the desert dunes, try sand boarding and ride a camel
  • Take in the sunset and spend the evening under the starry sky
  • Savor a delicious BBQ dinner and enjoy dance performances
Full description
This 17-hour, overnight tour departs Dubai in the afternoon for a drive across the desert. Experience a 4WD dune drive and stop at a camel farm.

Take a ride on a camel, try out sand boarding and maybe even get a henna design. Watch a stunning sunset in the desert. Enjoy a traditional tanoura folk dance and learn about falcons as you see a demonstration of the birds’ hunting skills.

Enjoy traditional Arabian hospitality with dates, coffee and a shisha, or water pipe. Savor a delicious barbecue dinner and watch an oriental belly dance performance. Sleep in a tent beneath a star-studded sky.

Drive back to Dubai the next morning after a light breakfast.

Please note: During the below Islamic holidays / month ,there will be a restriction on live entertainment ( Belly dance , Tanoura dance) and serving alcohol throughout the UAE. Therefore the Safari will be operated without these entertainments and serving of alcohol at the camp site during these days.
Ramadan fasting month
Al Isra'a Wal Mi’raj – Ascension day
Arafat (Haj) Day
Al Hijri - Islamic New Year
Milad Un Nabi - Birthday of Prophet Mohammad
  • Hotel pick-up and drop off in 4WD vehicle
  • English-speaking driver/guide
  • Bottled water
  • Sand boarding, camel ride and falcon show
  • Soft drinks and water
  • Henna tattoo
  • BBQ dinner on Day 1 and light breakfast on Day 2
  • Belly dance and tanoura dance performance, with the exception of the Ramadan period
  • 1 night of campsite accommodation, including tent, mattress and sleeping bag
What’s Not Included
  • Optional gratuities
  • Food and drinks not specified
Not suitable for
  • Children under 5 years
  • People with back problems

Prepare for the activity

Important information
What to bring
  • Warm clothing
  • Toiletries
Not allowed
  • Luggage or large bags
Know before you go
• Due to safety precautions, there will be no falcon show or camel riding for all off-road safari tours from April 1. Also with immediate effect as per Dubai Municipality instructions, there will be no shisha (Arabic water pipe) offered at the camp site from March 12, 2020 until further notice.
• There will be no dancing performances during the holy month of Ramadan
• After the regular evening desert safari, overnight guests will remain at camp and others will return to the city
• Sleeping bags, mattresses, and igloo tents, designed for 2 persons, are provided
• All facilities at the campsite are basic and are not comparable to hotel accommodation
• Guests visiting the UAE during the summer months (June – September) are advised that peak daytime temperatures sometimes reach 42 – 45 degrees Celsius. It is recommended that all guests take adequate precaution, especially during off-road tours and overnight stays in the desert

From £74.60 per person

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Orient Tours LLC

Product ID: 138845