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Desert Safari

Half-Day Desert Safari in Abu Dhabi with Entertainment & BBQ Dinner

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Indulge in a luxurious desert safari by heading to Abu Dhabi during the day. Watch the sunset from the dunes, spend some time at a camel farm, and enjoy a traditional Arabic camp.

Great For: Emirati Tradition Lovers | Premium Desert Ambiance | Desert Dune Wanderers


  • Looking for an all-inclusive Abu Dhabi desert safari? Get these premium half-day desert safari tickets with return transfers!

  • Experience adrenaline-pumping dune bashing and sandboarding in the true Abu Dhabi desert.

  • Observe the vast landscapes while atop a camel and watch the sunset from the dunes.

  • Grab the opportunity to try various activities like henna painting, belly dancing and indulge yourself in a scrumptious BBQ dinner.

  • With live entertainment surrounding you, get treated to Arabic hospitality with Arabic coffee and dates under the starlit sky.


  • Round trip transfers in 4x4 Land Cruiser

  • 4x4 dune bashing

  • Short camel riding & sandboarding

  • Camel farm visit

  • Photo stop in the dunes

  • BBQ buffet dinner

  • Arabic tea, coffee & dates

  • Soft drinks & water

  • Henna application

  • Belly dancing

  • Traditional attire tryouts

  • Falcon experience photo (subject to availability)

  • Tanoura dance

  • Shisha smoking

  • Star gazing


  • Alcoholic drinks

  • Quad biking (available at an additional cost)

Cancellation policy

You can cancel these tickets up to 24 hours before the experience begins and get a full refund.

Unwind on a Drive from the City to the Desert

Approx. 3pm onwards

Get picked up by a 4x4 Land Cruiser from your hotel. Once you reach the desert, relax in the true desert of Abu Dhabi before your dune bashing.

Experience a Thrilling Dune Bashing & Sandboarding Adventure

Approx. 4:30pm onwards

For around 30 to 45 mins in a 4x4 vehicle, slide up and down the dunes and experience an exhilarating ride on the dunes. Get a chance to try out sandboarding too! You’ll be given a wooden board, on which you have to balance yourself and glide down the sandhills.

Lounge in a traditional Arabic Camp

Approx. 5:30pm onwards

Once your dune-bashing adventure is completed, you will be taken to a camel farm, and from there you’ll be able to witness a magical sunset from the dunes.

Evening Extravaganza, Live Shows & Dinner

Approx. 7pm onwards

After sunset, a BBQ buffet dinner will be laid out under the starlit sky. Live entertainment will be present, such as belly dancing and tanoura dancing. You can also get henna applied and try on traditional attire. You will be treated to traditional Arabic hospitality, with Arabic coffee and dates being served to you too!

Relax on your Drop-Off

Approx. 9pm onwards

Post dinner and the entertainment show, you will be dropped back to the city, concluding your desert experience.

Note: The timings mentioned depend on various factors and may differ slightly on the day of your safari.

Important Information

  • Facilities: Wheelchair Accessibility.

  • Collapsible wheelchairs with removable wheels can be accommodated, provided the passenger is accompanied by someone who can assist them to board and disembark.

  • The land cruiser will be on a sharing basis with 6 people accommodated in a car.

  • It’s recommended to wear comfortable clothing, including closed shoes and trousers for quad biking. Warm clothing is recommended during the winter months (Oct to Mar).


  • This experience is not recommended for pregnant women, people with heart complaints, or serious medical conditions.
  • Your voucher will be emailed to you instantly.

  • Please display the voucher on your mobile phone with a valid photo ID during the pick-up.

Hotel Transfers

  • This ticket includes hotel pick-ups and drop-offs from all hotels in Abu Dhabi as well as major shopping malls.

  • While booking, please provide the name of your hotel/pick-up location.

  • On the day of your tour, please arrive at your hotel lobby/pick-up location 10-15 minutes prior to the scheduled pick-up time.

  • If your hotel does not have a lobby, please wait at the entrance of your hotel.

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