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Dubai: Desert Safari Photography Session, Camel Ride, & BBQ

Product ID: 191549
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Getaway in Dubai with a desert adventure and exclusive photographic tour. Take a camel ride to enjoy the ravishing sunset sights and enjoy a delicious BBQ meal.
About this activity
Duration 7 hours
Skip the ticket line
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
Audio guide/headphones
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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  • Enjoy a Dubai desert safari with photography coverage
  • Try Dune Bashing for 35-45 minutes and sand surfing
  • Take a sunset camel ride and capture incredible photographs
  • Feast on a barbecue buffet meal of local cuisines
  • Smoke a shisha pipe or get henna painted and an Arabian makeover
Full description
Begin your Dubai desert safari with a prompt pick up from your accommodation in a 4WD vehicle. After the 40-minute drive to reach the Red Dunes for a safari, you can take a quad bike ride if you are looking for more adventure.

Enjoy the Dune Bashing activity and try sand boarding with a photo secession. Later, move on to the Bedouin camp where Arabian Qahwa, Luqaimat, dates, and soft drinks will be served as a sign of welcome. You can wear Kandora and Abaya, the traditional Arabian attires, and pose for more photographs. Later, you will be taken for a camel ride to enjoy the most beautiful desert sunset. Take amazing photos with the backdrop of the setting sun.

Must-do camp activities include henna tattooing and shisha smoking. Enjoy the Tanoura and belly dance performances. The Bedouin camp entertainment is followed by a lavish barbecue meal and various Arabian desserts. You will be dropped back at your accommodation once the tour ends and photographs of your adventure will be emailed to you.
  • Pickup and drop-off at your preferred location in Dubai
  • Transportation in an air-conditioned 4WD vehicle
  • English-speaking licensed driver
  • Professional photography coverage
  • Dune bashing for 30 to 40-minutes
  • Sandboarding
  • Camel ride
  • Barbecue meal with vegetarian and non-vegetarian options
  • Luqaimat (sweets), Gahwa (coffee), and dates
  • Unlimited mineral water and soft drinks
  • Henna painting
  • Shisha pipe
  • Tanoura dance
  • Belly dancing show
What’s Not Included
  • Alcoholic beverages
  • Any other expenses not mentioned
  • Quad bike and dune buggy on request, depending on availability
Not suitable for
  • Children under 3 years
  • Pregnant women
  • People with back problems
  • People with heart problems

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Meeting point

Pickup from Dubai and Port Rashid (cruise terminal). Pickup from Sharjah, Ajman, Al Maha Resort, Jebel Ali, Bab Al Shams, Discovery garden, and Investment City, or other locations are available only with additional cost upon request based on your location. Pickup time will be within the first 45 minutes of your booked tour time, depends on your location, If there is any change you will be notified by WhatsApp, Phone call or email.

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Important information
Know before you go
• Children under three years old are not allowed in the car during the dune bashing on a shared trip but you can book a private tour so that the parents have full responsibility
• Pregnant women are not allowed in the car during the dune bashing and it is not recommended for people with back or heart problems or other medical conditions
• The belly dancing will not be available during the month of Ramadan. Tanoura & Belly Dance are not available on 11th September, 19th November, 20th August, 13th April, or any Islamic days as per UAE law
• Large luggage won't be accepted (only handbags or small backpack can be taken during the tour)
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Overall rating
4.9 / 5
based on 18 reviews
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Product ID: 191549