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An overnight desert safari followed by a traditional Gourmet breakfast is a great way to experience Dubai’s desert life in all its rawness. Located in the Dubai Desert Conservation Reserve, this overnight desert safari gives visitors the chance to live among nature, spot exotic wildlife, drive through the desert in a 1950’s Land Rover and take in the epic sand dunes over sunset.
Enjoy a sumptuous dinner under the open sky, in front of a bonfire and participate in traditional local activities like henna painting, musical performance, dancing, bread-making and Arabic coffee making. Experience how the Bedouins once lived in the deserts and spend the night in a classic traditional stone Bedouin dwelling. A Dubai tour just isn’t complete without a desert safari and this overnight experience delivers the very best of the region’s authentic desert experience in all its exotic charm.
Experience both a glorious sunset and a surreal sunrise in the desert during this overnight desert safari!
18 hoursStart time
Pick-up time will vary throughout the year.
October – February: Between 2:30pm and 3:30pm
March – May: Between 3pm and 4pm
June – September: Between 3:30pm and 4:30pm
Good news! You can get picked up from your hotel in Dubai, just give us the details at the time of booking. Don’t worry if you have not booked your hotel yet, you pass them onto the operator when you are ready.
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You will be picked up from your hotel for the overnight desert safari. You will be driven into the desert in a museum quality 1950’s Land Rover, a classic vintage vehicle which holds a significant place in the history of the UAE. The drive into the desert provides the opportunity to spot exotic wildlife and enjoy the vast pristine landscape.
Watch falcons soaring above as the sun sets over the desert. Enjoy a sunset falcon show while you sip on sparkling date juice. After you arrive at the authentic Bedouin camp, lit by traditional lamps, enjoy some local culture with activities like henna painting, musical performance, dancing, bread-making and Arabic coffee making. After a sumptuous dinner beneath a starry sky, you’ll relax beside a bonfire. Your dinner will include soup, salad, appetizer, main course and dessert. You will be spending the night in a traditional stone Bedouin dwelling furnished with a mattress, pillows and sleeping bags.
Wake up to the fragrance of freshly-brewed Arabic coffee and gourmet breakfast the next morning. Smoked salmon, cold meats, eggs, caviar, fruit, bread, will make up your breakfast. The desert safari ends after which you will be dropped-off to your hotel in Dubai.
Also enjoy our complimentary Adventure pack during the tour.
The confirmation voucher includes the local activity operator’s contact details. They’re a nice bunch, and will happily answer any logistical questions you may have. Please give them a call at least 24 hours before your organised activity to reconfirm.
Voucher information: No need to print! You can show your voucher on your smartphone or other devices. (But if you’d rather print a copy – that’s fine too!)
Please be informed that the correct hotel name and check-in date is essential to ensure better service to our guests.
In each room 5 people will be allocated and the allocation of rooms is done per booking unless otherwise requested. Please let us know how many rooms you would like to book at the time of booking.
Due to health concerns, the wildlife drive is not recommended for pregnant ladies within their third trimester.
The guides are highly trained with extensive knowledge of ecotourism, cultural heritage, history and natural environment of UAE.
A portion of your desert safari fee is contributed towards local conservation.
A private car booking is required if you are travelling with children under 5 years old.
Shared bathroom facilities (no showers) is available at a short walk from the rooms. Arabic stone rooms and bedding (mattress, sheets, blankets and pillows) will be provided.