Overnight Desert Safari in Dubai

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Overnight Desert Safari in Dubai highlights

  • Experience the magic of desert culture through the exhilarating dunes and various fun activities on this beautiful overnight safari.

  • Get your heart racing by participating in some thrilling activities like ‘Camel Safari’ and ‘Sandboarding’ in the Arabian desert.

  • Relax by the bonfire and enjoy the stunning Belly Dance and Fire shows along with the BBQ dinner.

  • Campout in the traditional Bedouin-style tents in the middle of a desert with a view of a star-studded sky.

  • Enjoy a delicious breakfast while taking in the breathtaking sunrise views before heading out.


Dubai - United Arab Emirates
Dragon Mart
International City Al Awir Road Dragon Mart 1 - Dubai - International City - دبي - United Arab Emirates
LuLu Hypermarket - Al Barsha
Umm Suqeim St - Al BarshaAl Barsha 1 - Dubai - United Arab Emirates
11 B St - Al Mankhool - Dubai - United Arab Emirates
City Centre Deira
8th St - Port Saeed - Dubai - United Arab Emirates

Overnight Desert Safari in Dubai cancellation_policy

  • If cancellation are made 7 days before the date of travel then 50.0% of total tour cost will be charged as cancellation fees
  • If cancellation are made 0 days to 7 days before the date of travel then 100.0% of total tour cost will be charged as cancellation fees
  • In the event of unforeseen weather conditions, union issues, government restrictions, or any other circumstances beyond human control, certain trips or activities may be cancelled. In such cases, alternate feasible options will be provided. However, a cash refund will not be available.
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Overnight Desert Safari in Dubai overview

About the Overnight Desert Safari:

Overnight Desert Safari in Dubai is a thrilling journey into the heart of the Arabian desert. You will spend a night in the majestic Lahbab desert of Dubai, which is in proximity to the Omani border. Buckle up for a thrilling dune-bashing adventure in Land Cruiser, seeing a mesmerizing sunset over the dunes. At a Bedouin-style camp, guests enjoy a lavish feast, cultural performances, and traditional activities. After sunset, guests head to a Bedouin-style camp situated among the dunes for a feast of Emirati cuisine. They're treated to grilled meats, spices, and fresh bread, experiencing true Arabian hospitality under the stars. The next morning, a serene breakfast amidst the desert landscape concludes the experience, leaving travellers with lasting memories of Arabian hospitality and natural beauty.

About the Overnight Desert Safari, Dubai:

  • Experience a thrilling dune-bashing adventure as skilled drivers navigate through the desert's sandy terrain.
  • Witness the breathtaking beauty of the desert sunset, painting the sky with hues of orange and gold.
  • Immerse yourself in traditional Arabian hospitality with a Bedouin-style camp situated in the dunes.
  • Indulge in a lavish buffet of Emirati cuisine, featuring grilled meats, aromatic spices, and freshly baked bread.
  • Enjoy mesmerizing belly dances, Tanoura shows, and fire displays under the starlit sky.
  • Experience activities like camel riding, henna painting, and shisha smoking, embracing the rich heritage of Bedouin culture.
  • Retreat to comfortable Arabian-style tents for a peaceful night's rest under the twinkling desert stars.
  • Conclude your desert adventure with a picturesque sunrise, followed by a delicious breakfast, before being dropped back to your hotel or residence by 8:30 am.

Overnight Desert Safari in Dubai faqs

How cold does it get at night in the desert?

The air over a desert is extremely dry and the humidity is very low as well. To moderate the temperature of the earth, the most significant greenhouse gas is water vapour. Because the desert has so little water, the ground is unable to retain its heat. This makes the desert cooler by up to 7 degrees Celsius at night as compared to the coast.

What type of dressing is recommended in this safari?

Loose, comfortable clothing is recommended for an overnight desert safari in Dubai. Cotton pants or shots are ideal for men while women would be most comfortable in pants and a T-shirt or salwar kameez. If you are visiting in the winter, you should carry a light jacket too.

Which vehicle will be provided for us for safari?

4-wheel drive vehicles are used in desert safaris as they are able to sustain the pressure and thrust that comes with driving on the desert. For those who want to experience the thrill of dune bashing, luxury 4x4 drive vehicles are provided. Because safety is the most important aspect of this exciting activity, tour operators use only the best vehicles like Toyota Land Cruiser, Hummer and Prado.

Which activities are included in overnight desert safaris?

There are many wonderful activities you can enjoy on an overnight desert safari, including camel rides, dune drives, dune bashing, sand skiing, sandboarding, quad biking, henna painting, sunset photography, shisha (Arabian waterpipe), live shows like belly dancing, and many more.

What type of camps will be provided for the night accommodation?

There are many types of camps you can choose from when on an overnight desert safari. There are shared camps which are great for travelers on a budget. You can also pick from large private camps – for 50 to 600 guests, small private camps – for up to 100 guests, and a private setup that gives you the ultimate safari experience.

Are there both veg and non-veg meals for dinner?

Tour operators want to make sure that each and every guest has everything they need to make their overnight safari an enjoyable and memorable experience. So, yes, there are veg and non-veg dinner options for guests – the same goes for snacks. You can feast on a superb BBQ dinner or a delicious buffet.

What will be provided in breakfast?

Breakfast is the most important meal of the day, so you can expect a scrumptious breakfast when you are on an overnight desert safari. You will be definitely be served gahwa or Arabic coffee and/or tea and fresh dates. Other items vary from one tour operator to another, but you can be sure that you will be served the freshest foods and ingredients every time.

From where will we be picked up?

When you go on an overnight desert safari, tour operators aim to make sure that you have a comfortable and enjoyable experience right from the start. This means that they will provide a vehicle to pick you up from your residence or hotel. There will be an additional surcharge for those who need to be picked up from a location other than their residence or hotel.

What are the other inclusions in the package?

Other inclusions include: A warm welcome with Arabic coffee and/or tea Unlimited soft drinks Arabic costumes for souvenir photography Henna painting Fragrant shisha Belly dance show Tanoura dance show Arabic fresh fruits and sweets

What is the best time for an overnight desert safari in Dubai?

Dubai is amazing to visit throughout the year. However, if you want to experience an overnight desert safari during your trip, you should visit the city between November and March. This is when the weather is cool and pleasant, so you can enjoy your overnight desert safari without suffering through agonizing heat.

What is unique about an overnight desert safari?

An overnight desert safari in Dubai is a truly unique experience as you get to explore a whole new side to the vast expanse of sand and dunes. The visuals itself is a whole different experience as you watch the sun go down behind the dunes.

You can indulge in wonderful performances that are organized for the overnight safari guests and also enjoy a sumptuous BBQ dinner under the stars. Do remember to take pictures of this ethereal vision when the moonlight hits the sand dunes.

Enjoy a good night’s sleep under the stars in your traditional Arabic tents. You can watch the sun come up while you enjoy your morning tea or coffee. You can also enjoy a morning desert safari before you head for your breakfast. Enjoy a delectable breakfast before you head back to the city.

What is overnight desert safari Dubai with Arabian adventures?

Overnight desert safari in Dubai Arabian Adventures includes an exciting trip to the desert and exploring the sights of this vast expanse under the moonlight. After the safari, you enjoy a delicious traditional Arabian dinner with BBQ and live performances.

You wind up the night by spending the night in an Arabian tent set up under the stars in a traditional Arabian campsite surrounded by the desert.

How many pick-up locations are allowed for a group booking?

There are quite a few pickup locations provided by the camping organizers in Dubai and Sharjah for bus pickup. The Locations in Dubai are Deira City Center, Burjuman Spinneys, LULU Market behind Mall of Emirates, Dragon Mart.

The location areas in Sharjah are Sharjah City Center, Mega Mall Sharjah, Sahara Center, National Paints near New NESTO. Additional charges are there for people who need to be picked up from different locations.

Can I be picked up and dropped off at a different location?

The advanced packages have facilities added wherein you can choose a different pick and drop location other than the ones mentioned in the standard packages.

Are baby seats available on the safari tour?

Yes, there is the availability of infant seats on the desert safari tour on request. Babies below 135 cm need seat boosters which can be requested from the organizer beforehand. All arrangements would be made accordingly.

Any special precautions which I should take?

To make the tour exciting and thrilling a lot of off-road driving is involved. This adventurous nature makes it tough for people with medical ailments to attend. Precautions should be taken for pregnant women, people with heart ailments and those with back problems.

Alternate arrangements for them and for infants and young children should be discussed with the organizers beforehand. First aid kits are available and the guides are trained in first-aid.

Can we request for a particular dish or dishes?

There are veg and non-veg dishes arranged. For vegetarian options, it is required for you to mention your food preference at the time of booking so that arrangements can be made. If there are any special meal requests then this needs to be discussed with the tour operator prior to the tour.

What kind of food should I have before an Overnight Desert Safari Tour?

There is no specification for the food that you should have. However, it is advisable to eat a good breakfast and skip on your lunch in order to avoid any kind of discomfort while driving to the campsite. The terrain is mostly off-road hence you need to be prepared accordingly.

Can I shop in the Desert?

Yes, you can shop while enjoying the overnight desert safari as there is the famous Dubai Mall at a distance of 1.8 km from the Lahbab desert of Dubai where you will be camping for the night.

Do I have to carry some luggage?

You should carry your personal daily needs and a pair of extra clothes and shoes. Along with that, we suggest you carry sunscreen, hat, and sunglasses. For winter months carrying a sweater or a jacket is recommended.

Don’t forget your camera to capture the mesmerizing sunset over the desert sand dunes. Keep in mind that for the overnight desert safari in Dubai do not carry very large bags or any unnecessary items.

What is the temperature at night?

The average temperature at night ranges from 20 degrees Celcius to 30 degrees Celcius. Though in winters the temperature at night may lower to 16 degrees Celcius too. November to March is the best time to visit Dubai and enjoy the desert safari. The desert is almost 7 degrees cooler at night.

What is the duration of overnight desert Safari?

The Luxury overnight desert safari Dubai is of almost 18 hours. Varying a little bit in different seasons the overnight safari generally starts at around 3.30 pm and the return time is 9 am next morning. The pickup time is between 2.00 pm to 2.30 pm.

How much is the cost of overnight desert safari in Dubai?

The overnight desert safari Dubai cost starts from Rs.3300 varying for different dates. Also, the overnight desert safari Dubai price is not different for adults and children. The prices vary depending on the type of package picked.

Is there any age limit for overnight desert safari?

There is no age limit to indulge in the overnight desert safari Dubai Arabian adventures. If travelling with infants and toddlers then the tour operator needs to be informed while making the bookings.

Arrangements will be made accordingly and seat boosters are also arranged for children below the height of 135cm.

What all things do we need to carry with us in overnight desert safari in Dubai?

The tent, sleeping bags, transportation, and food arrangements are all taken care of by the organizers

 All you need to carry in the desert safari is your personal belongings and the things you need every day. Also carry sunscreen, hat, sunglasses, and your camera. The rest is all taken care of by the organizers.

What is there to see in overnight desert safari?

The overnight desert safari is a thrilling and wonderful experience. There are activities like quad-biking, camel ride, dune bashing, live performances, sandboarding, henna tattoo, and paintings. The overnight desert safari Dubai price include stay in a traditional Arabian tent which adds to the whole experience.

There is also a photo station installed for you to capture a few beautiful memories. There are belly dance performances, Tanura shows as well as fire shows. Traditional dress photography is also available where you can get your pictures clicked while wearing traditional Arabian outfits

 Along with this, there is an extensive buffet with delicious BBQ, starters and drinks as well. A delicious and filling breakfast is also provided by the organizers the morning after the overnight desert safari. Morning desert safari Dubai is another option you can go for after the overnight stay in the desert before you head back to the city.

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