We were lucky enough to be picked up from our hotel by our tour guide Ravi! Ravi was friendly and informative with a great sense of humour. When we got to the desert, which was about an hour away, we had a couple of stops...More
After pickup from your central Dubai hotel, journey into the desert surrounding the city by air-conditioned 4x4.
Listen as your guide shares snippets about the desert and its role in Emirati culture, and then go off road for an exciting dune bash.
Next, head to a Bedouin-style camp and after a traditional welcome of coffee and dates and an optional puff on a shisha (Arabic water pipe), take off on a quad bike across the sands. A helmet and instructions are provided.
Afterward, slow the pace with a camel ride and desert activities such henna tattoos before sitting down to a barbecue dinner. Menus vary (see Itinerary for a sample menu), but expect dishes such as shawarma (meat wraps) and salads paired with unlimited sodas, along with optional additional drinks available to purchase from the bar.
Finally, watch a belly dance show and tanoura (whirling dervish) performance before finishing with drop-off at your Dubai hotel.
This all-inclusive Dubai desert tour lets you sample the most popular desert activities in one convenient trip. Head into the desert by air-conditioned 4x4 and go off-road as you rip across the sands on a quad bike. You won’t miss a thing at a Bedouin camp with a camel ride, BBQ dinner, and live dance shows for a complete Arabian cultural experience.