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Dubai: Red Dune Desert, Dune Buggy Ride & BBQ Buffet Dinner

From $204.98
$122.99 /person
Info &

About the activity

Discover the hidden delights of Arabian life with this tour from Dubai. Ride a dune buggy through sand dunes and head to a desert camp to try sand surfing, watch live shows, and enjoy a BBQ dinner.

  • Free cancellation
    Cancel up to 24 hours in advance for a full refund.
  • Instant confirmation & Mobile tickets
    Receive your ticket right away. Use your phone or print your voucher.
  • Skip the line
    Get priority entry. (depends on selected option)
  • Private tour
    Avoid crowds with an exclusive experience. (depends on selected option)
  • Free pickup
    A complimentary hotel pick-up service is offered.
  • Live guiding
  • Start times - Available tomorrow
    5:00 AM, 6:00 AM, 7:00 AM +9 more
  • Duration
    4-7 hours
  • Includes
    • Pickup and drop-off in central Dubai
    • Dune buggy ride
    • BBQ dinner (depending on option selected)
    • Belly dancing show (depending on option selected)
    • Tanoura show (depending on option selected)
    • Shisha (depending on option selected)
    • Camel ride (depending on option selected)
    • Henna tattoo (depending on option selected)
    • Arabic coffee and soft drinks (depending on option selected)
    • Alcoholic drinks (available to purchase)
    • Souvenir photos (available to purchase)
    • Tips (optional)
Highlights & Description


  • Enjoy an off-road adventure in a dune buggy
  • Get a henna tattoo
  • Watch the sunset over the sand dunes
  • Experience an Arabic welcome of coffee and dates into the desert camp
  • Enjoy the belly dancing and Tanura dance show by Arabic dancers


Uncover the beauty of the desert on an exhilarating Dune Buggy tour from Dubai with private and shared options. Choose to include a visit to Bedouin camp and experience the joys of local hospitality. Upgrade your experience with the option to include mouth-watering BBQ dinner.

Ride one of the twin-seater dune buggies and set off on this unique adventure around the Dubai desert. Explore the region’s majestic sand dunes, climbing up and over peaks and valleys and taking in the amazing scenery.

Your guide will show you the best routes to take and will make sure you ride at a pace that you find comfortable. If you’re feeling a bit tired, stop for a breather and some refreshments before heading off into the sand dunes once again.

For your comfort and safety, each dune buggy comes equipped with a full roll cage, bucket seats and a full safety harness. This adventure can be experienced as a solo passenger or as a couple sharing the buggy for an hour.

Finally, once the buggy adventure is done, the 4x4 vehicles will be waiting for you, to take you to the Bedouin camp in the middle of the desert for some live entertainment and a BBQ Buffet dinner.

Good to know before you go
  • Dune Buggy is a self-driving activity taken at your own risk and the activity provider’s insurance does not cover it. Any accidents or damages from the activity will be the sole responsibility of the rider and passenger. International travel insurance is recommended as self-driving activities are prone to risk, possibly leading to serious injury.
  • All participants must sign an indemnity form before the tour.
  • This tour is not recommended for those with serious medical conditions like back problems or heart complaints.
  • Pregnant women should avoid this tour.
  • Children 15 and under will be Passenger only.
  • If staying at specific resorts like Al Maha, Bab Al Shams, and others, choose the private transfer option.
  • No pickup from the Hatta area.
  • The experience lasts about 6 hours, including a 1-hour dune buggy ride.
  • Confirmation within 48 hours, subject to availability.
  • Weather conditions may affect availability.
  • No entertainment or alcohol during Ramadan.

Reviews & Ratings

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Frequently Asked Questions

1. What is the cancellation policy for this activity?
Cancel up to 24 hours in advance for a full refund.
2. When will I receive the confirmation of my booking?
You will receive an email notification right after your successful payment. If you don't see it in your inbox, check your spam or junk mail folder. When the payment is completed you have the option to download your ticket directly.
3. What does the 'skip the line' ticket mean?
'Skip the line' tickets provide the fastest possible entry with no or very little queuing.
4. What is a private tour?
Private tours offer more advantages and benefits than regular tours. You will have your own private guide for the duration of the tour. You can also customize the itinerary to your specific interests and needs.
5. What is a free pickup?
When a tour company offers free pickup, it means that they will pick you up from your hotel or other designated location at no charge. When making a reservation, you can specify your pickup location.
6. Are mobile tickets enough or do I have to print them?
Tickets don't need to be printed. You can show your ticket from your smartphone as a PDF.
  • Adult
    16-99 years
  • Children
    5-15 years
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