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  1. United Arab Emirates
  2. Dubai
  3. Al Khayma Desert Camp

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

Product ID: 67792
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This is a desert safari entirely of your own. Chart your own safari from a wide range of options - quad biking, dune bashing, sand boarding, desert camping at Al Khayma in Dubai, camel riding, sunset stop, meals, and more.
About this activity
Duration 5 - 7 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide

Pick-up included

Pickup from Dubai Central hotels only: Deira, BurDubai, Jumeirah, Business Bay, Trade center, Al Barsha, Al Barsha heights Tecom, JLT, Palm Jumeirah and Marina. Please note that the stated tour duration includes pickup and drop off. Please note that pickup is not available from the Naif and Al Sabkha areas.
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

Select participants and date:



  • Take an exciting desert dune bashing ride
  • Go for a quad bike ride along the red dunes
  • Get atop a sandboard and surf over the soft sands
  • Watch the mesmerizing desert sunset
  • Take part in a camel caravan ride
  • Have a delightful buffet brunch/lunch or dinner (as per your choice)
Full description
Now, all that you need to do is, choose your own desert safari from these two options; whether you prefer a half day with brunch or a full day with lunch/dinner plus Al Khayma camp activities... it’s all up to you.

Option 1: 5-Hour Brunch Dune Drive, Bikes, Sandsurf and Camels
• Pick-up from your hotel / preferred location
• Drive to red dunes desert in a 4x4 Land Cruiser (45-50 minutes)
• Short break (10 minutes) for refreshments, bathroom
• Quad Biking for 20-25 minutes
• Dune bashing for 40-45 minutes on the red dunes
• Sandboarding - surfing over sand dunes
• Arrival at Al Khayma Camp - welcome with Gahwa & Gaymat
• Camel ride around the camp
• Light brunch - meal with light food at Al Khayma
• Drop off to a preferred location or hotel

Option 2: 7-Hour BBQ (Lunch timing 11:00 AM or Dinner timing 2:30 PM - 3:00 PM), Dune Drive, Bikes, Sandsurf and Camels.
• The same order of 5-hour options except for the brunch plus the following facilities and activities
• Camel caravan ride near Al Khayma with sunset view 
• Camp activities - pipe smoking (shisha), tattooing with henna (for ladies)
• Arabic makeup, falcon experience, etc.
• Dance show - Tanoura
• Buffet barbecue (vegetarian options) and desserts
• Belly dance show 
• Drop off to hotel or prefered location | ‘Maa Al Salama’
  • 5 hour option includes;
  • Pickup and drop off at your selected location/hotel (please note that pickup is not available from the Naif and Al Sabkha areas)
  • Transportation by air-conditioned 4x4 Land Cruiser
  • English-speaking licensed driver
  • Quad biking (20-25 minutes)
  • Dune bashing (40-45 minutes)
  • Sandboarding
  • Unlimited water during transfers
  • Welcome drinks - Gahwa and Gaymat (local coffee/tea and sweets)
  • Unlimited soft drinks
  • Shared camp seating
  • Arabian makeup
  • A short camel ride (which can be repeated)
  • Light Brunch Meal
  • 7 hour options includes;
  • All above except brunch + the following;
  • Falcon experience
  • Shisha pipe smoking
  • Henna painting
  • Tanura and Belly dance shows
  • Sunset photo stop
  • Barbecue lunch or dinner (open buffet with vegetarian options)
What’s Not Included
  • Alcoholic beverages
Not suitable for
  • Children under 3 years
  • Pregnant women
  • People with back problems

Prepare for the activity

Important information
What to bring
  • Comfortable shoes
  • Sunglasses
  • Sun hat
  • Sunscreen
Not allowed
  • Luggage or large bags
Know before you go
• Duration will be between 5 and 7 hours (including pickup and drop off) depending on your selected option and traffic
• During Ramadan (5 May - 4 June), you can only watch the Tanoura and fire shows, as there are restrictions on belly dance
• On other religious holidays and days (3 April, 10 & 31 Aug, 9 Nov), there will not be any entertainment activities in the camps as it is restricted under UAE law
• Days might change due to the season time, or UAE law
• Pregnant women & infants (under 3) are not permitted on the tour for security reasons
• For the quad bike option, participants must be 12 or older and the driver will be in control This activity is undertaken at your own risk and not covered by the tour supplier's insurance. Any bike damage will be your responsibility
• Casual, loose-fitting clothing is recommended in the summer, along with a jacket in the winter
• Do not eat 2-3 hours before the safari trip to avoid sickness during the dune bashing
• Sports shoes required
Customer reviews
Overall rating
4.9 / 5
based on 1198 reviews
Review summary
Value for money

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