Dubai City Tour and Desert Safari

Outdoor Activities in Dubai
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Tour description

Combine the best of the city with a desert excursion with this full-day tour including a Dubai City tour and a desert safari with dinner. See the highlights of Dubai by luxury coach, including Palm Island, Al Fahidi Street, and much more. After a brief break at a food court, you will continue towards the desert. Enjoy the adventurous dune bashing ride on the desert sands, sunset photography of the desert, camel ride, sand boarding, belly dancer show, Tanoura live entertainment, snacks and refreshments plus a sumptuous buffet BBQ dinner. You will be dropped back to your hotel after the Desert safari program.

Get picked up at your hotel in Dubai city at 9:00am to start your city tour, lasting roughly 5 hours.Ride in comfort through the city in an air-conditioned luxury coach with your guide. Highlights of the city tour include Dubai Creek, Al Fahidi Street, Bastakiya, Dubai Museum (including an entry ticket), Gold Souk, Spice Souk, Souk Madinat, Zabeel Palace (photo stop), a boat ride across the creek, Palm Island, Atlantis (photo stop), Dubai Marina, Jumeirah Beach and Mosque, Burj al Arab (photo stop), Ski Dubai (drive through), Sheikh Zayed Road, Emirates Towers, and Burj Khalifa (photo stop). The city tour concludes at about 2pm at a food court where you can have your lunch at your own expense.You will be picked up from the food court and continue to the desert for the second part of the excursion, the 7-hour desert safari, continued after lunch. The safari program will be done in a luxury 4x4 Jeep equipped with anti-roll bar protection cages for extra safety driven by a specially trained safari guide.Enjoy a fun-filled evening in the desert, complete with a drive through a camel farm and oasis, a welcome Arabic coffee with dates at the camp, refreshments and snacks at the camp during sunset, a special photo session with Arabic costumes for you to wear, a belly dancing show, a tanoura show, shesha, a camel ride at the camp, sand boarding, and henna designers on hand to decorate your skin. Dine on a delicious BBQ buffet dinner with unlimited soft drinks as well.After the desert safari program you will be dropped back to your hotel in Dubai.

What's included

  • Hotel pickup prior to Dubai city tour
  • Hotel drop-off after Desert safari program
  • Thrilling and adventurous dune bashing with 04x04 jeeps (roller coaster ride) on the giant dunes.
  • All taxes, fees, and handling charges
  • Camel ride, Sand boarding, henna lady, shisha pipe, and Arabic dress
  • Live entertainment - belly dancer
  • Tanoura dance show
  • Fire show
  • Soft drinks and water
  • Special delicious Emarati starters and snacks
  • Barbecue dinner
  • Driver/guide
  • Entry/Admission - Dubai Museum

What's not included

  • Souvenir photos (available to purchase)
  • Shisha at the table is not included whereas the guest can enjoy it at the exclusive area for shisha
  • Alcoholic drinks at the camp
  • Hotel drop-off after City tour
  • INDIVIDUAL GUEST PICKUP :- If the booking is for one person the guest will be requested to come to a close by common pick up hotel which will be one of the centrally located hotels. If the guest request to have pick up from the hotel of their stay will be charged USD 8 per person and they can pay locally. This is only applicable for those guest staying at centrally located hotels. However, if there is more than one booking from the same hotel we will pickup up from the same hotel. The agency do not accept any claim or compensation in this regard.


  • Free hotel pickup and drop-off included
  • Get off the beaten track in a 4x4
  • Informative, friendly and professional guide
  • Day trip (destination A to B)