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Abu Dhabi Evening Desert Safari

Highlights
  • Dive into Abu Dhabi’s desert with a dune bash, activities, and dinner
  • Experience three desert musts: 4WD dune drive, camel ride, and desert camp
  • Try henna art, sandboarding, quad bikes (own expense)
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Abu Dhabi Evening Desert Safari
From US$ 69.00
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Abu Dhabi Evening Desert Safari
US$ 69.00
Overview
Going off-road into the UAE desert alone is a no-no for safety reasons, making a guided tour the best option for a full Bedouin camp experience. This trip puts it on a plate with a 4WD dune bash, camel ride, sandboarding, belly dancing displays, and a barbecue buffet dinner in the sands. Plus, it offers optional quad biking (additional cost) and return transfers to give you the full works.
What to Expect
After pickup from your Abu Dhabi hotel or Abu Dhabi port, relax into a 4WD Land Cruiser for the approximately 45-minute journey to the Al Khatim Desert, known for its rolling, empty dunes.

On arrival, head to a camel farm for a short camel ride. Then, experience an exhilarating dune bash, as your driver takes your 4WD vehicle up and over the slopes at speed.

Pause on a dune for photos of the sunset and continue to a Bedouin-inspired camp. Here, after Arabic coffee and fresh dates, choose from the activities on offer. Grab a sandboard to surf the dunes, get a henna tattoo on your hands, try a shisha (Arabic water pipe), and more. Plus, if you wish, take off on a quad bike (additional cost) across the sands.

Finally, enjoy a belly dancing show and barbecue buffet dinner before returning to Abu Dhabi, where your experience concludes.
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Reviews (26)

1 - 5 of 5 reviews

Reviewed 20 May 2018
Fantastic

The whole experience was great fun. Our teenage children loved it. Our drive/guide, Saleem Mohammed (Aziz for short) was an amazingly good driver on the desert and a very nice guy. The camel riding was fun and the desert feast very tasty and interesting. Certainly...More

1  Thank Simon S
Reviewed 29 April 2018
Perfect

The organization of the trip was perfect from the pick up at the hotel till the end. Our driver Naeem was outstanding. From his driving performance to taking care of us during the whole experience of the dune safari. He always had an eye on...More

Thank borut2018
Reviewed 5 December 2017 via mobile
Awesome experience!

The ride through the desert was amazing. It is a one kind of experience. Didn’t expect to do something like this. Will definitely do it again!

Thank Sophie M
Reviewed 29 November 2017
This tour is so much fun

We were picked up promptly and our fantastic guide Faby was entertaining and fun throughout. We were surprised at how long the dune bashing part of the tour was, we got way more than we were expecting. Slightly scary, completely ridiculous but so much fun,...More

1  Thank legless11
Reviewed 27 November 2017
Experience the desert and have fun

Everything was according to description, punctual pick-up at our place, nice Range Rover, friendly Sadik, helpful, good sense of humour, excelent driver - which we saw during the dune bashing! We had fun, enjoyed the sunset, visited camel farm&had a short ride on their back,...More

Thank Gollovka
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