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Evening Desert Safari With BBQ Dinner, Henna Painting, Camel Ride and Belly Dance

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Overview
Experience a host of exciting desert activities and a BBQ dinner on this 6-hour, desert camp expedition from Abu Dhabi, including round-trip transport. Travel to a Bedouin-inspired camp amid the dunes, and throw yourself into the traditional Emirati activities on offer. Enjoy a 4x4 dune-bashing adventure; try sand boarding, camel riding, Henna Painting, Sheesha Smoking; watch belly Dance show; and much more. Rent a quad bike (additional cost) if you wish, and finish with a tasty BBQ.
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    Emirates Tours Desert Camp
    Stop: 4 hours - Admission included
    Guest will Enjoy 1) Dune Bashing 2) Sand Boarding 3) Camel Riding 4) Henna Painting 5) Take Picture in Arabic Costume 6) BBQ Buffet Dinner 7) Belly Dance Show 8) Tannura Dance Show 9) Sheesha Smoking 10) Arabic Tea, Coffee, Dates 11) Soft Drinks & Mineral Water
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Highlights
  • Abu Dhabi desert experience with dune bash and dinner
  • Visit Al Khatim, one of the UAE’s top regions of dunes 
  • Multiple activities: dune bashing, sandboarding, and camel rides
  • Emirati-Western BBQ dinner, plus unlimited soda and water at camp
  • Optional quad biking (own expense)
  • Hotel and central pickup and drop-off by 4x4 for comfort and convenience
What to Expect
After pickup in central Abu Dhabi or your hotel, travel by shared 4x4 Toyota Land Cruiser toward the Al Khatim region. Admire the views as you hear about UAE’s culture on route, and after about 45 minutes, join a caravan of other 4x4s for a dune bash. Ride up and over the dunes and visit a camel farm to observe the desert animals. Then, continue to a Bedouin-inspired desert camp, and after Arabic coffee and dates, or a soda, tea, or water, take your pick of the desert activities. Ride a camel, go sandboarding, get a henna tattoo, dress in Arabic robes for a souvenir photo, or take a quad bike ride (own expense). Then, watch a belly dancing show and savor a barbecue dinner of Emirati and Western dishes under the stars. Your experience concludes back at the original departure point. Please note: During the month of Ramadan, this activity will not include entertainment and alcohol will not be served.
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Departure Point
Traveler pickup is offered
Emirates Tours and Safai LLC is a company based in Abu Dhabi and our pickup locations are within Abu Dhabi only. Unfortunately, we do not offer pickup from Dubai or any other emirates except Abu Dhabi.
We offer pickup from any Hotel, Shopping Malls in Abu Dhabi or from the Abu Dhabi Cruise Terminal.

Ports

  • AbuDhabi Cruise Terminal
Departure Time
3:00 PM
Duration
6h
Inclusions
  • Round-trip transport in 4X4 air-conditioned Land Cruiser(Sharing Basis)
  • Inclusive of BBQ Dinner
  • Arabic Tea, coffee, and dates
  • Water & Limited Soda at camp
  • 4x4 dune bashing
  • Camel riding
  • Sand boarding
  • Henna tattoo
  • Sheesha Smoking
  • Belly Dance
  • Tannura Dance
  • Entry/Admission - Emirates Tours Desert Camp
Exclusions
  • Quad biking (approx. 50 AED for 10 minutes)
  • Alcoholic drinks (available to purchase)
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
  • 4X4 Land cruiser will be on sharing basis with 6 peoples accommodated in a car
  • Comfortable clothing is advised, including closed shoes and trousers for quad biking. Warm clothing is recommended during the winter period (October to March)
  • Vegetarian option is available, please advise at time of booking if required
  • Children below 4 years not recommended.
  • Infant seats are available on request if advised at time of booking(Child Rate applies)
  • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
  • Please note: During the month of Ramadan this activity will not include Entertainments and alcohol will not be served
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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This is a must for anyone who has not been in the dunes before. Nice and trilling way to have a little taste of the amazing desert cenerys. Dunebashing feels exciting but safe, no worrys because the drivers are professionals. You willl encounter close contact with camels who are
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I’ve booked 3 different tours with emirates tours while I stayed in Abu Dhabi. (Modern Dubai City your from Abu Dhabi, Desert Safari tour with BBQ, Abu Dhabi city tour) So far, this tour was the best one! It is a must do tour for Abu Dhabi! I have been to Egypt in a desert
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We booked the desert safari and we expected a real "tourist stuff". BUT it was just fantastic. Our driver and guide Nadeem was so very nice. We really enjoyed the whole thing. If you think about a safari so we can recommend this trip. It was fun and joy!
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We had Nisam as our driver and he was so friendly and on time! I recommend you book with him! He was the a great host offered lots of explanations on important landmark and roads and buildings on the way to the desert. Driving on the sand dunes was so much fun and a must
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Response from EmiratesTour, Manager at Evening Desert Safari With BBQ Dinner, Henna Painting, Camel Ride and Belly Dance
Responded 2 days ago
Dear Mrs Nadia, Emirates Tours & Safari LLC appreciate your time sharing with us your excellent feedback! Thank you so much for enjoying the Desert Safari Trip with us, especially with our Marshal Nissam. We are happy that you had a wonderful experience and learned about Abu Dhabi and enjoyed the desert. Looking forward to see you again on your next holiday with more of your friends/family! ♥ **Tag us on Instagram @emiratestours and make a hashtag #emiratestours. Inquiries are welcome in Instagram and Facebook.
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We had a large group of girls and the team was incredibly accommodating. The experience itself was fabulous - safe, trained drivers who make sure to get instagram worthy photographs every step of the way. The bbq was absolutely delicious and there were so many fun activities to
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Response from EmiratesTour, Manager at Evening Desert Safari With BBQ Dinner, Henna Painting, Camel Ride and Belly Dance
Responded yesterday
Dear Cat, Emirates Tours & Safari LLC appreciate your time sharing with us your excellent feedback! Thank you so much for enjoying the Desert Safari Trip with us! We are happy that you had a wonderful experience and enjoyed all the activities. Looking forward to see you again on your next holiday with more of your friends/family! ♥ **Tag us on Instagram @emiratestours and make a hashtag #emiratestours. Inquiries are welcome in Instagram and Facebook.
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By: Emirates Tours and Safaris
3,752 reviews
750arildv
40
Exiting and interesting trip to the desert
This is a must for anyone who has not been in the dunes before. Nice and trilling way to have a little taste of
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theextradramatic_d
30
Good way to explore the city
I’ve booked 3 different tours with emirates tours while I stayed in Abu Dhabi. (Modern Dubai City your from Abu
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theextradramatic_d
30
Must do Abu Dhabi experience
I’ve booked 3 different tours with emirates tours while I stayed in Abu Dhabi. (Modern Dubai City your from Abu
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Shely65
10
It was just fantastic! Thanks Nadeem!
We booked the desert safari and we expected a real "tourist stuff". BUT it was just fantastic. Our driver and
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ib2qtpie
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
9825
Absolutely WONDERFUL!
I live in Abu Dhabi and treated visiting friends to the Al Ain Trip. From on time pickup in a lovely vehicle to
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X7208YFnadia
11
What a wonderful experience
We had Nisam as our driver and he was so friendly and on time! I recommend you book with him! He was the a great
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cat h
Brooklyn, New York
40
Awesome Adventure!
We had a large group of girls and the team was incredibly accommodating. The experience itself was fabulous -
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Tolga282
10
Great decision!
We had a great time with our driver Abdel Rasheed. He proved us that it was the right decision to book this tour
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Connector600128
30
Great day !
Loads of fun and the beauty of the desert! A great team, friendly and professional. Food and entertainment at the
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sandeepkumarn2020
10
Half day desert safari
Every thing was more than we expected.. Such a wonderful day.. Thanks to iris who guided and managed every
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ClareJ411
Al Khobar, Saudi Arabia
42
Family reunion in the dunes
Great fun activity for the whole family. Very skilled drivers and they took great care of us all. Very hospitable.
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juliabB4322WG
11
Great Experience!!!
The desert safari was a great experience. We have booked a private tour. It was very worth it and I can only
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A2699AFeloise
10
Great trip!
Awesome trip today. Thanks to our tour guide Shabeer for showing us around. Definitely recommend for any one any
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LT_OneOfOne
Sydney, Australia
131
Enlightening Tour of Dubai. Shabeer GOOD Tour Guide
Just finished an enlightening tour of Dubai. Knocked off the main landmarks like the Burj Arab, Old Museum, Dubai
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arsira_fay
57
Faizee
We liked everything. Faizee was very friendly, helped us and explained everything. The car was very clean, Faizee
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