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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.
About this activity
Duration: 17 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide

Pickup included

Pick-up at your hotel in Dubai
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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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

Prepare for the activity

Important information
Not allowed
  • Luggage or large bags
Know before you go
• There will be no dancing performances during the holy month of Ramadan
• The tour is not suitable for anyone with back/neck problems
• Children under the age of 5 years are not permitted on the shared tour
• 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
• Please bring your own toiletries and some warm clothing that can fit in a small bag
• All facilities at the campsite are basic and are not comparable to hotel accommodation
• You will be provided with an emergency lamp
• Camp security and Jeep drivers will be stationed at the campsite
• 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
Customer reviews
Overall rating
4.9 / 5
based on 17 reviews
Review summary
Value for money

Organized by

Orient Tours LLC

Product ID: 138845