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Red Dunes Desert Safari with BBQ Dinner and Transfers from Dubai

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Overview
There is possibly no better way to explore the compelling desert landscape than a Red Dune Safari. Blending the exquisiteness of the desert with the exhilaration and joy of off-road adventure, this is a desert trip like no other.
Highlights
  • Full desert red-dune experience from Dubai with return hotel transfers
  • Hit some of Dubai’s highest dunes in a 4WD vehicle and take sunset photos
  • Camel ride, sandboarding, henna art, barbecue, and live shows in one trip
  • Up the adrenaline with quad biking (additional cost), available on request
What to Expect
Begin with pickup from your Dubai hotel and sit back in your shared 4-wheel drive vehicle as you travel to the Al Lahbab region of high red dunes. Go off road for a high-speed drive up and down the slopes, feeling your 4WD slip and slide down the soft, shifting sands. Then, take photos of the sunset before your driver whisks you to a Bedouin-inspired campsite. Set off on a camel ride, try your skill at sandboarding, and take your pick from the cultural and sports activities on offer. Choose to puff a shisha (water pipe), get a henna tattoo, and dress in Arabian robes for souvenir photos. And, if you wish, let rip across the sands aboard a quad bike (additional cost). Afterward, watch belly dance and whirling dervish (tanoura) shows, and dig into a barbecue buffet dinner before your experience concludes with a Dubai hotel drop-off.
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Important Information
Departure Point
Hotel / Residence in Dubai
Duration
6h
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Striking desert sunset views
  • Camel riding
  • Sandboarding
  • Henna designing
  • Shisha smoking
  • Quad biking (upon request) at extra charge
  • Belly dance
  • Tanura show
  • Alcohol (upon request) at extra charge
Exclusions
  • Quad biking (upon request)
  • Alcohol (upon request)
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Minimum Alcohol drinking age is 18 years
  • Not recommended for participants with back problems, heart complaints or other serious medical conditions and pregnant women
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
  • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Most travelers can participate
  • During Ramadan and Public Holidays Shows in the camp are not be executed as per the Govt laws.
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Reviewed yesterday

Best experience in the desert especially with small children, our driver fakhar was AMAZING!!! He was very attentive to us having little children and a 5 month old and drove very carefully at our request, i highly recommend fakhar if your traveling with a family,...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Sykhan34
Reviewed 2 days ago

It was lovely!! We recommened going with Fakhar to the safari. You get to see the sun go down and see there are many activities at the camp! We loved it. WE RECOMMENED GO TO Á SAFARI IT IS A MUST!!!

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Guide58194
Reviewed 2 days ago

Very well organized dessert saffari in dubai. Perfect Pick up time. Our Dessert Saffari guide Mr Nishar.MV was very experience in driving, and ensured all guest within the car are safe. Everytime we thought Dessert Saffari is over - Mr Nishar came up with innovative...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Hit_bal
Reviewed 4 days ago

Ontime pick up and the driver Mr Athar Nawar have been very helpful. Dune bashing is like roller coaster but done with Toyota Land Cruser in desert. Mr Athar is very skillful for that. Thank you

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Rudiyanto-zh
Raynatours, Public Relations Manager at Rayna Day Tours & Travels, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Dear, We loved hearing about your fabulous experience using our services. Our diligent team has worked dedicatedly to ensure that you have the best holiday ever. Thanks once more for your excellent review. Regards!!!

Reviewed 1 week ago

I really enjoyed this premium tour and our safari guide Wajahat Mahmood was great! The dune bashing was so much fun and although it can be a bit rough, I felt very safe with his experienced driving. The pick up and drop off transfers make...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank lizp2305
Raynatours, Public Relations Manager at Rayna Day Tours & Travels, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear, Thank you for writing such an amazing feedback. Such genuine feedback always encourages us to live up to our guests’ expectation. Our aim is to offer premium value-for-money tours to our guests ensuring proper comfort to them. Looking forward to hosting you again! Regards!!

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Loobyloo245245
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Response from WhiteWhaleHoliday |
Yes ofcourse u can ...u may opt for desert safari without dune bashing if u dont want or if u have backache problems...you will picked up in a landcruser or Nissan 4 ×4 car from your hotel n directly will be taken to desert... More
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