Dubai Heritage Desert Safari with Dinner

$ 167.44 / AED 614.5 per person


  • Go back in time and enjoy a traditional Desert Safari with dinner under the stars
  • Take a round of the Dubai Desert Conservation Reserve in a classic 1950’s Land Rover
  • Camel rides, henna tattoos and aromatic shisha pipes available at the retreat
  • Also learn the art of Arabic coffee making and bread making
  • Hotel pick up and drop off in an air conditioned vehicle
  • Enjoy a delectable four course meal

Activity Schedule

Pick-up time may vary according to season:

October to February: Between 2:30pm and 3:30pm
March to May: Between 3pm and 4pm
June to September: Between 3:30pm and 4:30pm

A confirmation with the exact pick-up time will be sent to your email or phone on the day of the tour.


Go back in time and explore the deserts as it was done 50 years ago. Experience Dubai deserts like never before as you admire the fascinating wildlife in a classic 1950’s Land Rover. These vehicles were extensively used in the 1950’s and since then have become part of the UAE history.

Drive through the sand dunes at the Dubai Desert Conservation Reserve. As the sun goes down watch a falcon soar around you. Next, indulge in some adventure and dinner under the stars at a traditional Bedouin desert retreat.

Get a flavour of local culture as you enjoy dance performances, music, Henna tattoos, shisha pipes and learn the art of Arabic coffee making and bread making.

History comes to life in this once in a lifetime heritage experience, as you enjoy a sumptuous dinner under the stars.

You will be picked up from your Dubai hotel and taken to the point where your Dubai Heritage Desert Safari starts. From there you will take be taken on a wildlife drive through the Dubai Desert Conservation Reserve in a classic1950’s Land Rover. It is UAE’s first National Park and aims at preserving desert habitat and its fascinating flora and fauna. Your driver will be your guide and will accompany you throughout the tour.

Spot the unique flora and fauna of the region and see a falcon soar above your head as the sun sets and the temperature comes down. Enjoy the falcon show when the sun seta while you sip on sparkling date juice.

Next, you will be welcomed to a Bedouin royal desert retreat. Get acquainted with the culture of the Bedouins as you enjoy local dance, music, Henna tattoos. Cherish a short camel ride near your camp. Aromatic shisha pipes and Arabic coffee will also be at your disposal. Sit and relax while you watch some mesmerizing cultural Emirati entertainment shows and performances. That's not all! You also get to experience a complimentary Adventure Pack.

Enjoy a 4 course Emirati dinner amidst the rolling dunes. Your dinner includes soup, salad, appetiser, main course and dessert.

After spending some quality time at the desert, you will be dropped back to your hotel.


Guide to Conservation Guide in 9 languages available on request, subject to availability (English, Arabic, Germany, French, Portuguese, Italian, Russian, Chinese and Spanish) Hotel pickup and drop off by air conditioned vehicle Wildlife drive Safari in Vintage Land Rover 4 Course Emirati Cuisine



Additional info

The confirmation voucher includes the local activity operator’s contact details. They’re a nice bunch, and will happily answer any logistical questions you may have. Please give them a call at least 24 hours before your organised  activity to reconfirm.

Customer reviews

The trip was very well organized from start to finish. Our driver Paulo was at his best he helped us really enjoy our trip. For any one visiting Dubai this is a fun experience to...

United States, 15/Aug/2016

Pitty not able to purchase single picture but only whole lot. Quite expensive.

Netherlands, 13/Feb/2019

Very nice experience

A good overview of the emirates concentrated in few hours. Informative and fun at the same time. Recommend it...

United Arab Emirates, 28/Jan/2018

Best Desert Experience

Love it! Amazing out of box luxury experience. Our tour guide picked four of us from our hotel (As mentioned in confirmation page), Once we got in the car, our tour guide briefed...

United States, 29/Feb/2016

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