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Tickets for Red Dunes Desert Safari with BBQ, Falconry and Sandboarding

Take an activity-packed adventure into the desert

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Overview
Starting time
16 September - 31 March at 14:15 and 1 April - 15 September at 14:45
Duration
6 hours
Highlights
  • Explore the desert, and test your nerve in several adrenaline-pumping activities
  • Race up sand dunes in a 4x4 and speed just as fast down them. Known as dune bashing - this is your new favorite desert activity
  • Enjoy complimentary coffee and drinks, shisha pipe, BBQ, and traditional live entertainment
Description

Prepare for an all-action adventure, designed to showcase the very best the Arabian Desert has to offer. With a hair-raising 'Dune Bashing' experience, dazzling displays of falconry, sandboarding thrills, and a sumptuous BBQ, you'll be spoilt for choice - luckily you have plenty of time to try them all!

Looking for adventure? You came to the right place. This adrenaline-pumped excursion whisks you out of Dubai's 5-star luxury cocoon and right into the desert!

Soak in the sights as your air-conditioned vehicle carries you deep into the sandy abyss, then board your cutting-edge all-terrain vehicle and hurtle around the shifting dunes with your expert driver. It's like your own private roller coaster, and completely different every time!

After bashing those dunes, test your skills at sandboarding (great for beginners and more serious boarders), and watch in awe as the birds take flight in a stunning falconry display.

Once you're thoroughly worn out, tuck into a traditional Arabic BBQ complete with authentic shisha and some belly dancing! You can also choose the VIP ticket for an exclusive catered service, with comfortable seating for the show and delicious meals served right at your table.

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What's included
  • Transport with cold mineral water in the vehicle
  • Dune bashing (30-40 min.) in a fully air-conditioned 4x4 with a professional, experienced driver
  • Sandboarding
  • Short camel ride
  • Unlimited drinks and refreshments
  • Henna design session
  • Barbecue dinner with a variety of both vegetarian and meaty options
  • Arabic coffee and tea
  • Falcon photos
  • Possibility to dress up in Arabic clothes and take pictures
  • Shisha or hookah smoking
  • Tanura show
  • Belly dancing show
  • Fire show
  • Overnight stay
  • Quad Biking and Dune Buggy (can be chosen on-site if available)
Instructions

Show your smartphone ticket to the driver at the pick-up location.

Please make sure to be on time! Pick-up times:

  • 16 September - 31 March: 14:15
  • 01 April and 15 September: 14:45
Cancellation

Cancellations are possible up to 72 hours before your visit date.

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Address
Dubai Mall, Big Bus Parking
Financial Center Road, Big Bus Arrival Area, Pillar #4, Dubai
Key info
Live guide
English-speaking
Additional info

Getting There

  • Metro to Burj Khalifa / Dubai Mall stop. From there you can take a bus to the meeting point
  • Bus to the Dubai Mall stop
Insider tip

For true adrenaline junkies, there's an optional quad bike or dune buggy ride - you'll still be finding sand for days!

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Reviews
Gabriel, Romania
Nov 18, 2017
We did enjoy it very much and James was a wonderful driver. The food, the show and the overall experience was amazing.
Pek San, Ireland
Nov 14, 2017
Great! High recommended
Peter, Sweden
Nov 6, 2017
Very nice experience and very good guide that told us interesting things about Dubai's history.
Anonymous
Apr 12, 2017
Great day out!
Salwa, France
Apr 10, 2017
Good and cool
Muhammad mubeen, United Kingdom
Mar 31, 2017
Everything was EXCELLENT!!!
Anonymous
Nov 15, 2017
Die Wüstensafari war sehr gut, hat sehr viel Spaß gemacht. Bbq war lecker. Der Rest hätte nicht unbedingt sein müssen, insbesondere das Kamelreiten.
Insgesamt lohnt es sich aber!
christelle, France
Nov 10, 2017
Chauffeur sympa agréable souvenir
Marco, Germany
Nov 10, 2017
Vielen lieben Dank Jackson!
Ein toller Guide, der durch sein Engagement, seinen (postiv) aufregenden Fahrstil und mit jeder Menge Spaß bei der Arbeit, bestach. Die Tour selbst war anfangs straff, aber gut organisiert. Man hatte beim ersten Stopp die Möglichkeit Quad zu fahren. Kosten lagen für 20min zu zweit bei 200 VAD/Ca 50Eur oder alleine 150 VAD. Danach ging es im Verbund durch die Wüste. Dann ein Stopp in der Wüste zum etwa 20min Sandbording. Weiter zum neuen Spot, die Fahrer kümmerten sich derweilen um den Reifendruck und wir hatten Zeit für Fotos zum Sonnenuntergang, wobei ein schönerer Ort definitiv wünschenswert gewesen wäre! Im Hintergrund stand ein Sendemast, drumherum war es teils dreckig. Anschließend ging es zum Kamelreiten und der Abendveranstaltung mit Falkenschau ( man durfte ihn halten und Fotos machen), der Anprobe landestypischer Gewänder+Fotos, Henna, Schischa und dem Abendbuffet mit einer männlichen Showeinlage und abschließend einer Bauchtanzeinlage. Danach ging es wieder zurück. Alles in allem sehr gelungen und deshalb 5*
Sarah, Switzerland
Nov 3, 2017
Die Hinfahrt hatt ewigs gedauert man hatt uns ewig warten lassen danach sind wir regelrecht durch die Wüste gehetzt! Ganz knapp haben wir den Sonnenuntergang nicht verpasst - Sandboarden war auch kein Thema mehr!

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