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Dubai: Self-Drive Adventure with 2000cc Dune Buggy

4.9 / 5

89 reviews

Activity provider: OceanAir Travels

Dubai: Self-Drive Adventure with 2000cc Dune Buggy

Activity provider: OceanAir Travels

From US$ 533 per group up to 2

Enjoy thrilling desert adventures like a dune buggy, sandboarding, and camel riding. Choose between a 4-hour tour and 6-hour evening tour.

About this activity

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Duration 6 hours
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Live tour guide
English
Pickup included
Pickup is available from any hotel or apartment in Dubai, as well as the cruise port (Port Rashid). Pick up from Dubai Airport is available from Holiday Inn Airport Hotel. Pickup from Bab Al Shams, Jebel Ali, Sport-Motor city, Al Maha resort and any outside the city location is available only with an additional fee.

Experience

Highlights
  • Experience the thrill as you ride down the red dunes in a dune buggy
  • Enjoy sandboarding in the desert terrain
  • Go for a camel ride over the red dunes
  • Take an evening tour and enjoy desert camping and Bedouin cultural activities with BBQ dinner
Full description

Escape to the charming desert and ride over the Red Dunes in a customized dune buggy. Be picked up from your selected location in Dubai for your Desert Safari. After reaching the dune buggy center in the desert, receive instructions from your Safari Captain for the buggy ride.

Get fitted out with all the appropriate safety gear for your dune buggy ride, after which, it is time to let the excitement begin. Get to drive down from the high red dunes in your customized dune buggy and enjoy the ultimate thrill.

Then, get ready to enjoy the next action-packed activity—sandboarding. Strap your feet to the sandboard and slide down the sand dunes. Once you are done enjoying both desert activities on your 4-hour tour, be transferred back to Dubai.

If you select the 6-hour evening tour option, you will be taken to the Al Khayma Desert Camp after the buggy ride. At the camp, enjoy activities such as a camel ride, a photo session with a falcon, shisha smoking, henna tattoo, and a BBQ dinner.

Afterward, be dropped back to your hotel or your preferred location.

Includes
  • Pick up and drop-off
  • Transport in an air-conditioned vehicle
  • Adventurous activities will be supervised by expert instructors
  • 50-minute dune buggy ride
  • Sandboarding
  • Al Khayma Desert Camp visit
  • A stop to enjoy the sunset
  • Short camel ride
  • Camel feeding
  • Clean and well-equipped bathrooms (for men and women separately)
  • Unlimited supply of soft drinks and water
  • Mineral water (during transfer)
  • Arabic Coffee welcome drink (6-hour tour)
  • Shisha smoking & henna painting (6-hour tour)
  • BBQ Dinner with non-vegetarian and vegetarian options (6-hour tour)
  • Ladies Khaliji & Tanoura dance show (6-hour tour)
  • Dune Bashing in 4x4 car
  • Alcoholic beverages
Not suitable for
  • Children under 10 years
  • Pregnant women
  • People with back problems
  • People with mobility impairments
  • 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
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask

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Important information

What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes
  • Sunglasses
  • Sun hat

Not allowed

  • Pets
  • Luggage or large bags

Know before you go

  • Trip duration is 4 hours for the morning option and 6 hours for the evening option; both include a 50-minute dune buggy session
  • Participants from 16-55 years of age are eligible to ride the ATVs
  • Participants 6 years & older up to 15 years must be accompanied by an adult for the ATV ride. Children 5 years and younger are strictly not permitted on the ATVs
  • This self-riding activity is not insured and any accidents or damages from the activity will be the sole responsibility of the rider and passenger
  • The participant must pay the amount for any damages due to the improper usage of buggy/ATVs
  • All participants must sign an indemnity form before the tour
  • Tanoura and Ladies Khaliji dance show won’t be available during Ramadan or any other special Islamic days as per UAE law
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.9 /5

based on 89 reviews

Review summary

  • Guide
    5/5
  • Transportation
    5/5
  • Value for money
    4.7/5

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Usman was an amazing tour guide! He made sure we taken care of with cold water, answered all of our questions, and shared a lot of interesting information about Dubai. There were no other guests on our trip so we essentially had a private tour for the car ride, dune buggy, and camel ride.

October 8, 2022

Muhammad Khalil was our guide. He was very polite and accommodating. We felt very comfortable and in good hands. Muhammad guided us through all stations excellently, was open to all of our questions and took the time for us. At the end of the individual attractions he picked us up personally and accompanied us to the next station. We would recommend Muhammad at any time.

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June 6, 2022

The whole day was planned out extremely well and the set up of the camp was fantastic! Food was very good and the supply of drinks was constant which was needed in the extreme heat. The driver we had who was called Nias, was fantastic! He was friendly, funny and made the whole experience so much better he offered to take our phones multiple times to capture photographs of the trip and nothing was too much trouble for him

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May 8, 2022

Product ID: 322628