Travel by 4x4 across the deserts of Dubai on this exhilarating excursion! Get an adrenaline rush sandboarding on the Dubai desert, enjoy a camel ride and get a henna tattoo! Complete your experience with a delicious barbecue dinner under the Arabian stars and live folk and belly dance performances. It's a must-do experience when you're visiting Dubai!
- Free hotel pickup and drop-off included
- Get off the beaten track in a 4x4
- Free drinks included
- Dinner included
Enjoy pickup at your centrally located Dubai hotel and relax in a comfortable,
air-conditioned vehicle as you head to the Dubai desert. Admire views of the beautiful countryside
landscape on the way, while your guide explains interesting details about the region.
On the drive to your desert rendezvous, stop at a traditional local camel farm. See big and small camels, then show off you balance skills when riding a camel!
Continue your drive across the Dubai desert to go sandboarding. Learn how to master the art of 'surfing on sand' and race your friends and fellow travelers down the sand dunes during in this adrenaline-rushing experience!
Next, arrive at your campsite and get ready for an exiting evening as the beautiful sun sets over the Dubai desert. Get a henna tattoo design on your hands or feet; watch a mesmerizing traditional folk dance Tanoura performance; and feast on a delicious barbecue dinner!
After dinner, smoke a shisha (an Arabic water pipe), if you wish, while enjoying a live belly dance performance around the campfire. Relax under a canopy of twinkling stars on this experience straight out of One Thousand and One Nights!
Please note: The belly dancer does not perform during Ramadan.
Watch a belly dancing performance!
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Departure Point:Centrally located Dubai hotels
Hotel pickups commence approximately 30 - 60 minutes prior to this time, exact pickup time will be advised on reconfirmation.
Return Details:Returns to original departure point at approximately 9.00pm
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4x4 Desert Wonder Safari - Sandboarding, BBQ Dinner and Bellydancer
- Camel ride
- Beverages (soft drinks and water)
- Barbecue dinner
- Henna tattoo
- 4x4 vehicle transport
- Hotel pickup and drop-off
- Belly dance performance (except during Ramadan)
- Gratuities (optional)
- Food and drinks, unless specified
- Airport pickup and drop-off
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- Not recommended for pregnant women
- Not recommended for participants with back problems
- Infants 3 years and under are not recommended for this tour
- Luggage is not allowed on this tour
- Note that rice, daal curry and vegetable samosas are available for vegetarians
- Pickup and drop-off at the following Abu Dhabi hotels is not included: Anantara Qasr al Sarab, Anantara Desert Islands, Tilal Liwa Hotel, Liwa Hotel
Vehicles: Buses used for excursions are of the highest standard available. All buses are air-conditioned and equipped with a microphone. 4x4 vehicles used for the off-road safaris are air-conditioned with a maximum capacity of 6 passengers plus driver. All drivers are qualified off-road professionals, first-aid trained and carry cell phones. All vehicles are equipped with seat-belts and passengers are required to wear them at all times.
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, and photo-chromatic lenses for those who wear spectacles. Hats or some protection for the head are advisable when in direct sunlight. The United Arab Emirates has conservative dress traditions. Swimwear should be confined to the beach and hotel pools. Men and women should ensure shoulders and knees are covered when in public, especially in souks, shops and villages.
Photography: Normal tourist photography is acceptable, but it is considered offensive to photograph Arab women. It is also courteous to ask permission before photographing men. Photographs of government buildings or military installations are not allowed.
Conditions: The tour operator reserves the right to cancel any part of this tour for reasons of government decisions, public holidays, weather conditions, or similar.
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