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Dubai Desert 4x4 Safari with Camp activities, BBQ Dinner & Live shows

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Travel by 4x4 across the deserts of Dubai on this exhilarating 6-hour excursion! Enjoy an adrenaline rush sandboarding down Dubai’s desert dunes, Watch a Falconer demonstrate the hunting skills of the Emiratis’ favorite bird and share in his knowledge about why the magnificent Falcons are so special to the Nation. Continue the drive to our Desert campsite where you experience a camel ride and get a henna tattoo! Complete your experience with a visit to our onsite Shawrma station or enjoy a delicious barbecue dinner under the twinkling Arabian stars while watching a traditional tanoura dance performance. It's a must-do experience when visiting Dubai!
  • Experience multiple highlights of the Arabian desert in a single tour
  • Slate of activities including dune bashing, sandboarding, and camel riding 
  • Learn about the history and customs of the desert from your guide 
  • Watch dance and cultural shows at a desert camp to learn about the region 
  • Dinner included; upgrade to get an exclusive table and sparkling wine 
  • Convenient pickup and drop-off in Dubai makes the trip seamless
What to Expect
Begin your desert adventure with convenient pickup at your Dubai hotel. Focus on the scenery as your guide drives the rugged 4x4 out to the desert. First, visit a camel farm to learn about the animal’s historic use in the region, and you also get to ride one. Next, head to a desert campsite for a sandboarding adventure. With your guide’s instruction, learn how to maneuver down the dunes. You can even race your friends. Arrive at a desert camp as the sun sinks toward the horizon. Get some henna painting done and watch a folk-dance show. Dinner includes shawarma or barbecue, accompanied by traditional Arabian dishes. Before you head back to your drop-off point, sample shisha (using a traditional water pipe) while watching a belly-dance performance. Please note, an upgrade gets you an exclusive dinner table, a fruit basket, and a bottle of sparkling wine.
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Important Information
Departure Point
Traveler pickup is offered
• Your centrally located Dubai, Sharjah, Ajman hotels or Dubai Port Rashid ( cruise terminal)
• For guest staying in any Private Residence or Villas in Dubai , pick up can be arranged from any nearby hotels.
• Pick up service from Jebel Ali Hotels, Bab Al Shams or from Al Maha Desert Resort or others locations ( which is not in City limit) are available only with additional cost upon request based on your location.
• For Transit guest, pick up can be arranged from any nearby Airport Hotels ( without luggage)
>> Departure time : -
• WINTER time ( Oct - Feb ) - Between 13:45pm and 14:15pm approximately   
• SUMMER time ( Mar - Sept ) - Between 14:15pm and 14:45pm approximately  

Dubai Port Rashid Cruise Terminal
Return Details
Returns to original departure point at approximately 9pm
  • Must to Do and most popular activities in Dubai
  • Desert safari with English speaking Professional licensed and trained drivers
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off with 4x4 wheel luxury air conditioned Jeeps.
  • All Jeeps are configured with guest protection roll bars & seat belts for every passenger
  • Shared Bedouin-style tent at the camp site
  • 30 - 40 minutes Roller coaster Dune Bashing in the Red dunes.
  • Sand boarding, Camel ride & Falcon show
  • Henna Tattoo design
  • Arabic Coffee and Shisha (Arabic water pipe).
  • Shawarma or Falafil sandwich.
  • Live show - Tanoura Dance ,Fire blower show and Belly dance performance
  • Exclusive table with a bottle of sparkling wine & fruit basket (If option selected).
  • BBQ Buffet Dinner with 20+ Items with Vegetarian option
  • Separate washroom facilities for men and women at the Camp site
  • Cold mineral water in the vehicle
  • Beautiful Sunset photography opportunity
  • Well maintained Exclusive Desert camp to experience maximum thrill and adventure
  • Cake can be arranged for celebrating special occasions ( Birthday,Wedding etc) ,charges applicable
  • Gratuities
  • Pictures and video in USB available to purchase
  • Alcoholic beverages (available to purchase)
  • Quad bikes are available at the camp at extra charge
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
  • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Pickup will be in a 4x4 Land Cruiser on sharing basis with up to 6 people per land Cruiser from different hotels.
  • Children aged 4.99 years and under are not allowed to join the Tour.
  • Vegetarian option is available, please advise at time of booking if required
  • Dress code: lightweight summer clothing is suitable for most of the year, but sweaters or jackets may be needed for the winter months, especially in the evenings. Good quality sunglasses are advised. Hats are advisable when in direct sunlight.
  • Guests visiting the UAE during the Summer months (June – September) are advised that peak daytime temperatures sometimes reach 42 – 45 degrees Celsius. Humidity levels can also exceed 90 percent during this period. We recommend all our guests to take adequate precaution.
  • The Dubai desert can get cooler in the evenings during winter, so we recommend you bring a light jacket and closed shoes. Please wear sports shoes for safe sand boarding.
  • Near public transportation
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • During the Islamic holidays / Ramadan fasting 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.
  • Desert Safari BBQ Dinner Menu as below:-
  • Welcome Drink - Rooh Afza (Rose Drink) , Breads – Kuboos / Bread Rolls , Salad Dressing - Mustard with olive oil (v) , Starters - Chicken Shawarma (non v)/ Falafel Shawarma (v),Cold Food - Freshly Chopped Tomatoes (v) /Sliced Cucumber (v) / Fresh Lettuce (v) / Olives (v) ,Arabic Salad - Hummus (v) / Tabbouleh (v) / Sautéed Potatoes & Onions (v) , Hot Food - White Rice/ Saffron Rice (v) / Chicken Biriyani (non v) / Lentil Curry (v) / Mixed vegetable Curry (v) , From the Grill - Marinated Chicken (non v) - BBQ LIVE / Barbecue Lamb Chops (non v) - BBQ LIVE / Beef Patty (non v) - LIVE ,Dessert – Luqaimat / Baklawa / Cut Fruits (v) /Tea and Coffee / Unlimited Soft Drinks, Water and Juice Cans
  • If you want to book this tour in Private Vehicle,please search the activity, product code : 2168PDXB07 - Private Tour : Dubai Desert Safari with all Camp activities in Exclusive Car
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 100 travelers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Fantastic day out for everyone . Very well organised , tour guide brilliant and the food was lovely presented and very tasty. Would definitely recommend it.
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We booked Orient Tours for two activities. One for Desert safari with Camp activities and one for Abu Dhabi Full day tour. Both tours were well managed and enjoyable. Special mention to Mr.Md Afzal who was driver for our Desert Safari tour car. He was very friendly and helped us
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My driver made the trip, he was considerate, friendly and had good explanations for my many questions.
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Great from start to finish. Driver was bang on time and kept us informed of what happened next throughout the day. Great ride through the dunes, thrilling more than scary- very enjoyable. Plenty to do at the camp and unusually, the activities were included except the quad bikes-
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Fantastic tour. Lots of experiences. Getting to see the landscape of the Emirates outside of Dubai was amazing.
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Response from OrientTours, Guest Relations Manager at Dubai Desert 4x4 Safari with Camp activities, BBQ Dinner & Live shows
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Dear pallejdk, Thank you for leaving such a nice review. We are glad that you loved our services! Our dedicated staff will be pleased to learn of your high praise. We take pride in giving outstanding service to our customers and we're overjoyed to receive your compliments and appreciation. We hope to see here again and please bring all your friends and family. We will ensure they all enjoy the same quality of service as you have. Thank you, once again, for your kind words. Best Regards, Sarah P. Dubke Manager Guest Services ORIENT TOURS LLC
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By: Orient Tours - Day Tours
Demetrius G
Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
Too many lines to wait in
The Burj Khalifa and the Underwater Aquarium were great. However, the advertisement of not having to stand in line
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Tracy L
Driffield, United Kingdom
I did it!!!!!
I so didn’t want to do the Zipline as it really isn’t my thing but my 15 year old son was desperate so I was made
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Underwater Aquarium
See all kind of fish from underneath via a tunnel. See sharks, manta's , clown fishs and many more othe fishs.
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David D
Excellent Service
The taxi arrived early and it was easy to spot the driver with the name board. He quickly helped getting the bags
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Barney D
Bude, United Kingdom
An amazing experience - skipping the queues was also great!
Booked the Bubbly Sundowner Experience with Klook. Collected tickets at the bottom of the Burj Khalifa entrance,
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Oxford, United Kingdom
Phenomenal architecture
Whilst making our way round to the lifts to go to the top there was information about how long it took to build,
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John F
Easy uncrowded visit.
This tour with a small group of people was handled very smoothly and with only minimum waiting. The views from
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Sundowner tour - loved it.
The uncrowded atmosphere At The Top on 152-154 was very pleasant - few people and wonderful views. The Sundowner
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Linda T
Eagle Mountain, Utah
Nice to Skip the Line
This tour really did let us skip the line (going up and down) and enjoy the views without the crowds. We really
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Sharon N
Fun day out for everyone
Fantastic day out for everyone . Very well organised , tour guide brilliant and the food was lovely presented and
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  • Duration: 6h
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  • Languages Offered: English
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