Pick your perfect desert adventure in Dubai

Note: Book your Evening Desert Safari before May 15, and beat the heat with a 15% discount!

Looking to ditch the glitz and glamour of the dazzling city to relax, refresh and recharge in the tranquillity of the desert this spring? Then you’re in luck! Whether you’re a self-proclaimed daredevil after some sand-fuelled thrills, or hoping to enjoy the very best of the dunes on an unforgettable afternoon escapade, we’ve got you covered. Keep reading to learn about the best ways to beat the heat in Dubai this season and make the most of Dubai outdoor activities.

Conquer the dunes

Conquer the dunes

If you’d like to take the lead on your Dubai outdoor adventures, dune buggy adventure is your perfect match. Hop behind the wheel and get your heart racing as you take on the majestic dunes of the Dubai desert.

After reaching the beautiful Dubai Desert Conservation Reserve, you’ll enjoy some refreshments and get a safety briefing from our experienced safari guide. Then it’s time to buckle up! If you’d like to experience driving the latest 4-seater Can-Am dune buggy yourself, go for our Driver Experience. If kicking back and getting your adrenaline fixed from the passenger seat is more your speed, opt for the Passenger Experience.

Your two-hour adventure among the dunes will give you the chance to fully immerse yourself in the magical desert environment, whilst making your way through the picturesque setting. Don’t forget to look out for local desert wildlife and stop for photos to capture the unique beauty of your surroundings.

The best desert activities wrapped into one

The best desert activities wrapped into one

The ultimate desert adventure in Dubai is delivered by our iconic Evening Desert Safari. Combining all of the best activities of a desert safari, you’re in for an evening straight out of storybooks. Claim your thrills on an exhilarating dune drive, stroll the sands on camelback, master the art of sandboarding, indulge in a delectable barbeque dinner and go on a head-spinning journey with outstanding local performances. In case you were wondering, this is the best time for a desert safari in Dubai, as you won’t have to worry about the chilly evening temperatures.

One thing’s for sure, if you’re on the hunt for the best outdoor activities in Dubai and looking for a way to beat the heat in Dubai, this one-of-a-kind desert safari will do the trick.

A date night out of the ordinary

A date night out of the ordinary

There’s no denying we’re not exactly short on gold-dusted, Michelin-starred, out-of-this-world dining venues here in Dubai. However, why not take your love story to the dunes and see the sparks fly under the starry desert sky this spring? A magical private dinner in the heart of the idyllic Dubai Desert Conservation Reserve awaits on our Exclusive Desert Experience .

Get ready for an unforgettable evening with your loved ones as you escape to hustle and bustle of the city and immerse yourself in the tranquillity of the desert. Whether you’re treating your significant other to an extraordinary date night or taking family dinners to a whole new level, a private dinner among the dunes will have you feeling a world away from everyday worries.

Your adventure starts with a thrilling dune drive before catching the sunset in a picturesque setting with a glass of bubbly. Swap the four-wheel drive for camelback as you make your way to the mesmerising private campsite. Indulge in a sumptuous barbeque dinner and unlimited soft drinks and adult beverages, served tableside by your personal waiter. Immerse yourself in the peacefulness of your surroundings as you sit back and enjoy a traditional shisha pipe before your driver takes you back to the city.

Stroll the sands on camelback

Stroll the sands on camelback

If you’ve filled your need for speed and are looking to take things a little slower, hop on a ‘ship of the desert’ and enjoy a leisurely trek through the red-hued dunes on camelback. When it comes to the best outdoor activities in Dubai, camel riding in the Dubai desert is definitely one of the most authentic ways to experience the land of the sand. Marvel at the beauty around you and take in the incredible views as you feel one with the nature. Learn about the Dubai desert wildlife and ecosystem while witnessing gazelles and other desert creatures going about their day.

As you reach the enchanting lakeside dining deck, you’ll have the chance to immerse yourself further in the beauty of the desert whilst indulging in a light breakfast served alongside coffee, tea and date juice. Don’t forget to do a bit of bird watching before heading back to the buzzing city.

As you can see, there’s a number of ways to beat the heat and enjoy an exceptional desert adventure in Dubai. Whether it’s a thrilling dune buggy adventure, one of our iconic Dubai desert safaris, a dashing date night, or a magical camel ride, Arabian Adventures is here to help you make the most of all the best outdoor activities in Dubai.

PS! If you’d like to know how to prepare for a desert safari, check out our previous blog.

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