Day trip

Dubai: Desert Self-Drive Experience

Dubai: Desert Self-Drive Experience

From US$ 183 per person

Feel the adrenalin as you take part in a fun-fuelled desert experience, self-driving a jeep, quad bike, or buggy over soft sand dunes in a stunning desert landscape

About this activity

Free cancellation
Cancel up to 24 hours in advance to receive a full refund
Covid-19 precautions
Special health and safety measures apply. Learn more
Mobile ticketing
Use your phone or print your voucher
Duration 4 hours
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Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
Pickup included
Your centrally located Dubai, Sharjah, Ajman hotels Pick up from your Hotel lobby
Private or small groups available


  • Experience an unforgettable self-driving adventure in a jeep, quad bike, or buggy
  • Admire the spectacular surroundings of pristine desert
  • Feel the adrenalin on an optional sand-boarding experience
Full description
Strap in for an unforgettable adventure as you drive across pristine desert terrain in a jeep, quad bike, or buggy, and experience a 60-minute rollercoaster ride with friends or family. Embark on an epic journey across the desert wilderness and feel the thrill as you career over sand dunes in your chosen 'Ship of the Desert', and maximize your experience in this incredible landscape with an optional sand-boarding ride. Relax in the capable hands of an experienced off-roading instructor, who will provide you with comprehensive safety training on how to manage your vehicle on the sand.
  • Pick-up and drop-off from your hotel in a private 4x4 vehicle
  • Full safety instruction, and a convoy leader throughout the drive
  • Coffee, water, or soft drinks
  • A snack box
  • A self-drive experience in the desert in a jeep, quad bike, or buggy
  • No insurance is provided for personal accidents or damage to the vehicle caused by the hirer during the self-drive. The hirer is solely liable for all expenses as a result of any such incident
  • Gratuities
Not suitable for
  • Children under 5 years
  • Pregnant women
  • People with back problems
  • People with heart problems
  • Wheelchair users
Covid-19 precautions

You must book this activity online because the ticket office is closed

Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • You must keep social distance while in vehicles
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask
  • You will receive a mandatory temperature check

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Prepare for the activity

Important information

What to bring

  • Sunglasses
  • Camera
  • Jacket
  • Comfortable clothes
  • Closed-toe shoes

Not allowed

  • Luggage or large bags

Know before you go

  • Drivers must be over the age of 21 years, with a minimum of 2 years of driving experience
  • All participants will be asked to sign an indemnity waiver form before undertaking the experience
  • The customer takes full responsibility for their own safety and any damages to the vehicle
  • A vegetarian option is available. Please advise upon booking if this is required
  • The tour may be canceled if weather conditions are not suitable
  • The tour takes 4 to 5 hours, including the drive from Dubai
  • Pick-up times are subject to change due to local traffic and weather conditions
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Product ID: 390597