Sharm el-Sheikh Desert safaris

Our most recommended Sharm el-Sheikh Desert safaris

Sharm El Sheikh: ATV, Bedouin Tent with BBQ Dinner and Show

1. Sharm El Sheikh: ATV, Bedouin Tent with BBQ Dinner and Show

Embark on an unforgettable trip to the Sinai desert from Sharm el-Sheikh. Enjoy a quad bike ride that will get your heart racing. Visit the Echo Mountains, admire the sunset, tuck into a tasty BBQ dinner and enjoy an entertaining show. Start your trip with a pickup from your accommodation, jump on the bus and head straight to the quad park. Next, get a quick safety demonstration on how to ride your quad bike from your guide. Hop on and ride your quad bike through Egypt's famous Sinai desert and feel the adrenaline rush through your body. Enjoy an optional camel ride if you want to discover the wonders of the desert another way. Immerse yourself in the tranquility of the desert, and marvel at the dunes and the different rock formations. Next, visit the Bedouin village, where you can enjoy the hospitality of the Bedouins and gain an insight into the everyday lives of real desert dwellers.  Tuck into a BBQ dinner and freshly-baked flatbread paired with Bedouin tea. Watch live entertainment, including a fire show and belly dance between the mountains of the Sinai Desert.  Enjoy an action-packed adventure away from the city's crowds and chaos in Sharm El Sheikh. Make the most of your time in Egypt on this tour; that's one to tick off your bucket list. 

Sharm El Sheikh: Desert Stargazing Adventure with BBQ Dinner

2. Sharm El Sheikh: Desert Stargazing Adventure with BBQ Dinner

Uncover the secrets of Bedouin life with this guided ATV tour from Sharm El Sheikh. Drive through the Sinai desert to a Bedouin village and ride a camel. Dig into a delicious BBQ dinner accompanied by dancing and fire show. End your night by appreciating the night sky in the desert.  Be picked up from the comfort of your accommodation in Sharm El Sheikh in the afternoon. Kick back and relax on the air-conditioned drive into Sinai desert. Admire the deserts golden landscapes before heading to a Bedouin camp. Climb atop a camel and see how desert travel was traditionally done for 10 minutes. Get comfortable in a Bedouin tent with a cup of tea while a mouth-watering BBQ dinner is prepared for you.  Dine by cande light while being entranced with the entertainment provided by Tanura dancers, belly dancers, and fire show performers. After dinner, savor the tranquility of the desert and gaze at thousands of stars in a relaxed environment. Look for planets using a digital telescope. Once you're finished admiring the stars travel back to your hotel in Sharm El Sheikh.

Sharm El Sheikh: Sunset Tour by ATV Quad with Echo Mountain

3. Sharm El Sheikh: Sunset Tour by ATV Quad with Echo Mountain

Leave Sharm El Sheikh behind and discover the magic of the Red Sea desert from the back of a quad bike. Admire the area's chain mountains, enjoy photo opportunities, and learn all about the Bedouin way of life as part of your experience. Benefit from pickup and drop-off at your accommodation and get ready to head out into the scenic desert. Arrive at the Desert Quad Station and receive a safety briefing from your crew. Get on your quad bike for a 30 km drive to the area of the echo mountains. Feel the thrill of speeding through the natural landscape of the South Sinai chain mountains in this unique and fun way. Pull up your quad and get ready to hear your voice echoing along the formations. Shout out and hear your voice return to you, echoing off the mountain. Pause for a photo stop to capture the picturesque scenery as the sun sets. Head back onto your ATV and drive to a Bedouin village. Upon arrival, learn about the villagers' traditional way of life and drink some Bedouin tea in this authentic place. Partake in an optional camel ride, dinner, and show. After your visit, return to the camp by ATV, before heading back to Sharm El Sheikh and drop-off at your hotel.

Sharm el-Sheikh: Bedouin Village and Buggy Desert Day Tour

4. Sharm el-Sheikh: Bedouin Village and Buggy Desert Day Tour

Discover the Echo Mountains and the Sinai Desert on a day tour from Sharm el-Sheikh. Hear beautiful sounds in the Echo Temple, add an optional camel ride across rolling sand dunes, and relax in a traditional Bedouin tent. Begin your adventure outside your hotel in Sharm el-Sheikh in an air-conditioned bus and head to a buggy station in the desert. Once at the dune buggy station, listen to a safety briefing and learn the basics of driving a dune buggy. When you're ready, hop on and enjoy a thrilling ride through the sand dunes in the Echo Mountains region of the desert. Stop in the Echo Sound region, also known as the Echo Temple, and enjoy the stunning sounds of the desert. Next, head to an authentic Bedouin tent and relax with a traditional cup of tea and a warm welcome. Depending on the option you select, enjoy a leisurely camel ride across the beautiful sand dunes as the sun sets over the horizon. Choose the dinner and show option to enjoy a delicious BBQ meal of regional specialties in a Bedouin tent. As you eat, watch a sensuous Tanoura and belly dance performance, followed by a breathtaking fire show. Once the show ends, return by van to your hotel in Sharm el-Sheikh.

Sharm el-Sheikh: ATV Safari Tour with Star Watching

5. Sharm el-Sheikh: ATV Safari Tour with Star Watching

Explore the desert landscape outside of Sharm El Sheikh on an ATV and a camel. After your adventure, relax in a tent with dinner, a show, and Bedouin hospitality. Get picked up from your hotel and take a 20-minute drive into the desert. Learn how to operate your ATV safely and take it for a test drive before taking off into the desert. After about a 30-minute ride, stop at a scenic spot in the desert for a rest and photos. Test out the echo effect at this spot before moving on. Arrive at a Bedouin village for a rest and some herbal tea. Then go on a short camel ride. At the end of your tour, settle into a large Bedouin tent and relax. Dig into a barbecue dinner and enjoy a show. After the show, go out into the desert night with your guide for some stargazing. See some of the major constellations and learn some facts about the stars from your guide, and take turns looking through a telescope. Ride back to the ATV pickup point to drop off your quad and then get dropped off back at your hotel.

Sharm el-Sheikh: Dune Buggy Safari, Camel Ride & BBQ Dinner

6. Sharm el-Sheikh: Dune Buggy Safari, Camel Ride & BBQ Dinner

The experience begins with pickup from your Sharm el-Sheikh accommodation and heads into the desert where an action-packed adventure awaits. Arrive at the dune buggy center and get equipped with the necessary safety gear and instructions for the ride. Once you’re ready, it’s time to hit the dunes and feel the wind in your hair as you experience the thrill of buggy riding across the sand. Ride your buggy to the fascinating Echo Sound area, also known as the Echo Temple, where you can learn about and listen to incredible sound waves. Next, drive to an authentic Bedouin-style camp and receive a warm welcome upon arrival as well as a traditional Habak tea. Later, enjoy a relaxing camel ride through the scenic sandy landscapes and admire the sun as it starts to set across the horizon. As evening draws in, settle down back at the tent and dine on a delicious BBQ dinner including an array of local delicacies such as shish kebab. Afterwards, watch a mesmerizing belly dance and Tanoura performance followed by an epic fire show. At the end of an unforgettable day, sit back and relax on the return journey to your accommodation.

Sharm El Sheikh: Quad Desert Safari and Parasailing Trip

7. Sharm El Sheikh: Quad Desert Safari and Parasailing Trip

Reach new heights on this adrenaline-pumping parasailing and desert quad bike tour in Sharm El Sheikh. Take in unbeatable views from the sky and explore the beauty of the Red Sea Mountains during an ATV ride. Experience Bedouin life and enjoy traditional tea during a village visit. Following pickup, head to the desert quad station. Once there, get a briefing about the trip and take a test drive. After that, drive for 30 km to the echo mountain zone. Experience your voice echo along the mountains and take memorable photos along the Red Sea Mountains. Later, head to the Bedouin village to learn about Bedouin life and enjoy traditional tea. Rest for 30 minutes, then drive back to the quad station. Get transferred to the marina to start the next part of your adventure: parasailing. Ascend from the platform on the stern of the boat and rise up into the sky in an individual or double parasail. Fly up to a maximum height of 80 meters (262 feet) above sea level and get privileged views of the surroundings. Experience thrills in the skies as you soar above the Red Sea. Glide through the air for approximately 15 minutes to discover the unique sensation of freedom that parasailing allows. After your time in the sky, finish your trip with drop-off back to your hotel. 

From Dahab: St. Catherine's Monastery and Mt. Sinai Tour

8. From Dahab: St. Catherine's Monastery and Mt. Sinai Tour

Visit Mt. Sinai and St. Catherine's Monastery, the oldest Christian monastery in the world, on a tour with roundtrip transportation from Dahab. Watch the sunrise from the summit after an early-morning hike and then uncover the ancient history of St. Catherine's monastery. Start your trip from your hotel in Dahab and begin your journey to St. Catherine's National Park. Climb to the top of Mt. Sinai with a Bedouin guide to watch the sunrise. Explore St. Catherine's Monastery at your own pace and discover its ancient architecture. Relax on the way back to your hotel in Dahab at the end of your tour.

From Dahab: Day Trip to Petra by Ferry with Hotel Transfers

9. From Dahab: Day Trip to Petra by Ferry with Hotel Transfers

Explore Petra on a guided tour of the archaeological city, take in the views from the hill of Al-Habis in Wadi Musa, and have free time to shop and explore in seaside town of Aqaba. Savor a local lunch at a restaurant which includes a soft drink.  Be picked up from the comfort of your accommodation in Dahab. Relax on the air-conditioned drive in a spacious bus on the 1.5-hour drive to the port in Taba. Hop aboard a ferry and relax on the cruise to Aqaba. Travel by bus for about 2-hours to Petra.  Follow your guide on a 2-3-hour walking tour of the archeological site. Enter Petra on foot, though the Siq, a narrow, winding gorge that is over 1 kilometer in length. Visit the Great Treasury (Al-Khazneh Farun), the Roman Theatre, the Royal Tombs (the Rainbow Tomb is a must for photographers). Admire hundreds of monuments, tricliniums (formal Roman dining room), and obelisks, which are all carved from the multi-shaded, rose-red sandstone. A walk through the colonnade of Roman Byzantine Petra brings you to the city center.  Continue to the hill of Al-Habis in Wadi Musa which is crowned with a crusader-era fort). Take in breathtaking panoramic views of deep gullies and uniquely colored rock formations. Rest with a buffet lunch where you can try local specialties paired with a soft drink.  Drive back to Aqaba where you will have an hour of free time for shopping before boarding the ferry back to Taba and transferring back to your hotel in Dahab late at night. 

Sharm-el-Sheikh: ATV, Ras Mohammed with Lunch & Dive Option

10. Sharm-el-Sheikh: ATV, Ras Mohammed with Lunch & Dive Option

Head out to the desert outside of Sharm-el-Sheikh for some quad biking, sandboarding, and a visit to a Bedouin village. Go snorkeling in Ras Mohammed National park before digging into a seafood lunch. Get picked up at your hotel and drive out to the desert. Start your tour with a briefing and learn how to drive a quad bike before going on a 35-minute ride through the dunes. Take memorable photos and enjoy views of the desert landscape. Then, go to a Bedouin tent and learn about their lifestyle. Taste some traditional tea and ride a camel. Try Sandboarding on the dunes. After that, head to Ras Mohammed National Park. Pass through the massive Gates of Allah and go for a swim in the crystal clear water of Magic Lake. Admire the scenery and the mangrove trees, the only trees that grow in salt water. Later, explore a huge crack that was formed by an earthquake thousands of years ago. Stop for a delicious seafood lunch in a picturesque setting. After you eat, go snorkeling or diving and discover an underwater world filled with colorful coral and a variety of fish.

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4.4 / 5

based on 22 reviews

Our driver to the safari Mohammed was lovely and very informative and helpful even after the excursion. The tour guide was also lovely and the photographer was great fun and made the pit stops very amusing. We also got to sand surf which was a nice addition to the day out.

A great tour with great guys. All of them were super nice during the tour and fun. I enjoyed every single part of the tour, especially "a short astronomy class" about the stars.

Incredible experience. the guide was fun and informative. would definitely recommend

Amazing!!! The staff are friendly and very helpful would recommend to any one!

It was well worth the money the tour ppl were great an it was a great day out