Desert Safari in Dubai
Cost : Starts from Dh 130
Typical Duration : 4-6 hours
Desert Safari is one of the must-do things for anyone visiting Dubai. Desert Safaris are always conducted in the middle of the desert, in Desert Camps. The desert camps provide for various activities and has food, resting places and toilets. Typically, the Desert Safari starts with the Dune Bashing followed by other activities at the desert camp.
Dune bashing is a thrilling experience where experienced drivers in capable 4×4’s drive on the sand dunes at exhilarating speeds. Dune bashing is sure to get you pumped up, as the first activity that usually kicks off your desert safari experience. Be ensured that you are in the capable hands of your driver who will show you the beautiful desert sands like you have never seen before and make the most of your time on the ride. Get topsy-turvy, surf along the sands and fly off dunes on your bash! But keep in mind that you need to follow all the instructions from your driver for your own safety so you can continue enjoying the rest of your desert safari.
Henna is a traditional Middle Eastern flowering plant that is ground up used to apply designs on hands and feet for special occasions. Once the applied henna dries, it leaves behind a natural dark red dye with the imprint of the design made that can last for days. Desert safari is all about getting to experience the rich Arabic culture, so sit back, relax, and get some beautiful henna from doting skillful women to make your trip even more special.
Photoshoot in traditional Emirati dress
A visit or stay in UAE will not be complete without donning the traditional attire of the Emiratis. Commemorate your desert safari experience with an all-out photoshoot for you and your family, complete with costumes and props for authenticity.
A belly dance performance is always one of the highlights of the desert safari. Enjoy a mesmerizing dance from a gorgeous professional belly dancer, who is sure to get your foot tapping to the peppy Arabic music. You might even be lucky enough to get invited to dance with lady herself. Fear not even if you’re not a dancer, she will lead you with the steps and all you have to do is follow and just have fun!