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Premium Red Dunes & Camel Safari with BBQ at Al Khayma Camp

  • Overview

    Escape Dubai for the evening and enjoy multiple activities on a 6 to 7-hour 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.

  • Tour Highlights

    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

  • Schedule


  • Duration

    6 - 7 hours

  • Pickup Time

    3:00 PM

  • Departure & Return points:

    Pickup from Dubai and Port Rashid (cruise terminal). Pickup from Sharjah, Ajman, Al Maha Resort, Jebel Ali, Bab Al Shams, Discovery garden and Investment City or others locations are available only with additional cost upon request based on your location. Pickup time will be within the first 45 minutes of your booked tour time, depends on your location, If there is any change you will be notified by WhatsApp, Phone call or email. Please note that pickup is not available from the Naif and Al Sabkha areas.

  • What's included

    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)
    Sand boarding
    Sunset photo stop
    Gaymat (sweets), Gahwa (coffee) & Dates
    Henna painting for ladies
    Falcon experience
    Few Minutes Camel ride (can be repeated)
    Shisha pipe (hubble bubble flavour) free in the Shisha Area only
    Shared camp
    Tanura and belly dancing show
    Unlimited soft drinks
    Barbecue Meal (Open Buffet or VIP service- select your preferred option) with vegetarian and non-vegetarian options
    Cold mineral water in the vehicle during the transfer

  • Not Included

    Any other expenses not mentioned in "what's included"
    Quad Bike and Dune Buggy options (available on request, depending on availability)
    Alcoholic beverages

  • Itinerary

    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 convoy​s​ 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 belly dance, 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.

  • Cancellation Policy

    Cancel up to 24 hours in advance for a full refund

  • Know before you go

    • Tour duration may vary depending on city traffic
    • Please note that pickup is not available from the Naif and Al Sabkha areas
    • Infants (below 3 years old) are not allowed in the car during the shared dune bashing. Please book a private option so that the parents have the full responsibility
    • All desert safari drivers are well trained and licensed safari drivers. The land cruiser vehicles are fully insured and well equipped with all necessary safety features, such as roll bars, seat belts, government trackers, GPS, GMS, and a First Aid box
    • Entertainment activities (tanoura and belly dancing) will not be available on April 3 and 20; May 6, 22, and 25; June 1, 3, and 5; August 10, 11, and 31; September 9; November 3, 9, and 30; December 2; or any special Islamic days as per UAE law. Dates may vary per the UAE law and season
    • Casual, loose fitting clothing is recommended in the summer, along with a jacket in the winter

  • Niki - Reviewed today

    My guide was awesome. very courteous and experienced. i had a wonderful time
  • Malefu - Reviewed 3 days ago

    Amazing activities in the camp with an amazing BBQ. Perfect
  • Rick - Reviewed 5 days ago

    It was a great experience. The safari was great and the food as well. Our guide was very helpfull and so were the other guides. The organisation was great. Its for sure worth your money and time
  • Lul - Reviewed 1 week ago

    Great attraction, perfect service !!!