Evening Red Dunes Desert Safari Dubai with BBQ at Al Khayma Camp
Escape Dubai for the evening and enjoy multiple activities on a 4 to 7-hours red dune desert safari. Drive across the red sand dunes by 4WD vehicle. Watch the sunset over the desert sands. Go to Al Khayma Camp for a BBQ and many other activities.
Enjoy an evening at the exclusive Al Khayma Desert Camp, Dubai
Bash dunes for 30-45-minutes in the Lehbab desert
Enjoy the BBQ with local cuisines (veg and non-veg)
Smoke a shisha pipe, henna painting, Arabian makeover with a falcon
Ride on a camel caravan
Sandboard (sand surfing) along the red dunes
Choose the option to ride quad bikes through the desert
Watch the tanoura and belly dance show ( no show during the month of Ramadan )
Safari through the fascinating desert life. At a scheduled time, you will be picked up by the Safari Captain, who will take you to 60-minutes drive to the desert in a 4x4 Land Cruiser. Learn how Dubai originated from its humble beginnings and its trendsetting innovations while you ride.
Your first stop in the desert will be a rest area. Take a 25-minute break before your safari begins. Rest, and take advantage of the available bathroom facilities, while your vehicle readies for safari by adjusting tyre pressures. If you are game, take an optional Quad Bike ride while other convoys catch up.
The adventures begins, 30-45-minutes dune bashing ride deep in the Lehbab desert that is known for its peculiar red dunes. Try sandboarding (surfing over the dunes) for an extra thrill before going to Al Khayma Camp. Arrive at Al Khayma Desert Camp. You can visit a group of Camels for a desert ride. Entering the camp, the Safari Captain will point out all the activity slots in the camp, and lead you to your table in front of a Khayma (tent). This Khayma will have unlimited soft drinks supply and Kandora and Abaya - Arabian clothes for men and women. Be welcomed with Qahwa (Arabic coffee), Gaymat (sweets) and dates.
Feel refreshed before moving on to your next activity: a Camel ride. Once back, capture the scene’s beauty in your cameras & videos. Enjoy your free time at the Camp by trying the Bedouin specialties – Shisha smoking, Henna painting, Arabic makeover with the given Kandora and Abaya. Meet the Falcon expert and pose with the royal bird.
The evening entertainments start with Tanoura dance show in the center stage. You will then be notified when the buffet barbecue begins. After the meal, taste the local desserts, watch the Nashaat show, and relax. As a final treat, the camp will be completely switched off, giving the typical ambience of a desert night. Relax and meditate as you watch the stars, before finally being returned to your accommodation.
Pick-up and drop off at your selected hotel/ location
Transportation by 4WD air-conditioned Land Cruiser
English-speaking licensed driver
Dune bashing (30-45 minutes)
Short camel ride (can be repeated)
Unlimited soft drinks
Cold mineral water in the vehicle during the transfer
Sunset photo stop
Al Khayma Desert Camp visit
Gaymat (sweets), Gahwa (coffee), and dates
Henna painting for ladies
Shisha pipe (hubble bubble flavour) in the Shisha Area
Tanura and belly Nashaat show ( no show during the month of Ramadan )
Barbecue meal (open buffet or VIP service- select your preferred option) with vegetarian and non-vegetarian options
What’s Not Included
Any other expenses not mentioned in "what's included"
Quad Bike and Dune Buggy options (available on request, depending on availability)
Know Before You Go
Tour duration may vary depending on city traffic
Infants (below 3 years old) are not allowed in the car during the shared dune bashing. Please book a private option so that parents have full responsibility
Belly dance will not be available during the month of Ramadan (April 23-May 23) and on March 22, July 30, August 20, and October 29, 2020, or any other special Islamic days as per UAE law (dates may vary)
Casual, loose-fitting clothing is recommended in summer, along with a jacket in winter
The local operator assures that all desert safari guides/drivers are well trained and licensed for safari drives
Land Cruiser vehicles are fully insured and well equipped with the needed safety facility such as roll bars, seat belts, government tracker, GPS, GMS, first aid box, etc