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2-Day or 3-Day Self-Drive 4x4 Desert and Camping Adventure from Dubai

  • 1- or 2-night self-drive 4x4 desert and dune bash trip from Dubai
  • Drive a Jeep Wrangler into the desert expanses of the UAE in a guided convoy
  • Learn to drive off-road and conquer rugged terrain and dunes
2-Day or 3-Day Self-Drive 4x4 Desert and Camping Adventure from Dubai
From US$437.50
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2-Day Desert AdventureMost Popular
2-day desert driving trip with one night at desert camp.
3-Day Safari Adventure
3-day desert driving trip with two nights at desert camp.
Venture deep into Arabia’s deserts on a self-drive expedition from Dubai. Select a 1- or 2-night tour, and drive a Jeep Wrangler in convoy to the Big Red, Pink Rock and Fossil Rock ridge-dunes. Get driving tips and burn some rubber before camping overnight. The next day, enjoy a dune drive and return to Dubai, or, on the 2-night trip, continue to the Liwa Desert, home to the Arabian Peninsula’s tallest dunes. Conquer the dunes and camp overnight before returning to Dubai. Daily barbecue dinners and breakfasts included.
What to Expect
Day 1: Dubai – Desert Driving - Desert Camp (D)
Begin your 1- or 2-night trip with a hotel pickup and collect your air-conditioned Jeep. Get a safety briefing, driving instructions and a walkie-talkie, and drive your 4x4 along the tarmac roads into the desert.
After deflating your tires for off-road driving, leave the tarmac and cross the undulating sands to Pink Rock dune. Learn the desert-driving essentials here, swapping driving with your passengers as you wish. Watch for camels and desert wildlife, and make photo stops on route to Big Red, a beautiful area of high dunes.
Have fun negotiating the sands, and then thrill as you tackle the higher, rock-crowned Fossil Rock before driving through more dunes to a desert campsite.
Set up your tent, and enjoy a barbecue dinner under the stars as you chat over your exploits.
Overnight: Desert Camp
Day 2: Desert Camp – Dubai (B), or Liwa (B, L, D)After an early campfire breakfast, pack up camp. Then, if you’ve chosen the 1-night tour, enjoying an exhilarating morning dune bash before ending your tour in Dubai.
For the 2-night tour, follow breakfast with a 4-hour drive to Liwa, a remote region in the Rub al Khali or 'Empty Quarter' that’s home to the Arabian Peninsula’s highest dunes.
After a buffet lunch at a hotel, take an exhilarating dune drive. Master more advanced maneuvers and feel your adrenaline race as you slip and spin around the slopes.
Make camp in Liwa and enjoy a barbecue dinner under a spectacular canopy of stars before settling in your tent.
Overnight: Desert Camp in Liwa
Day 3: Liwa – Dubai (B)After breakfast, leave camp and drive back to Dubai, where your tour ends around noon.
Reviews (13)
1 - 5 of 13 reviews
Reviewed 3 January 2018 via mobile
Desert camping

Well organised and stress free. Good experience for the family especially young children. Our guide was very accommodating and encouraging without being intrusive or in you face. Great memories for the kids.

Thank lengimm t
tpbruce, General Manager at OffRoad-Zone, responded to this reviewResponded 4 January 2018

We are very happy your family had a great time with us. Thank you.

Reviewed 3 January 2018
Poor experience

My experience is poor. Others had better luck with this company. Please do your own independent research on the numerous types of desert/dune experiences offered by several companies. Check the weather and the map, carefully ask for specific itinerary and routes, these must be documented...More

Thank Forrader
tpbruce, General Manager at OffRoad-Zone, responded to this reviewResponded 8 January 2018

It's sad that you feel you need to write a total fabrication of a story to try to do harm to us when you are the one who broke your contract and purposely lied to us and misrepresented yourself. Because you broke the contract we...More

Reviewed 4 December 2017
Fantastic Desert Drives

It is a fun filled experience. The experience in the sand dunes are truly memorable. Travis offered lively simple tips to make it more interesting. I am tempted to have this experience again.

Thank krishnan s
tpbruce, General Manager at OffRoad-Zone, responded to this reviewResponded 5 December 2017

Thank you very much for your excellent review and we are happy you found your experience one you would like to repeat. See you soon...

Reviewed 3 December 2017 via mobile
Great experience

Third time with this team and always at the top. Will come back again for sure. Nice cars, nice teams, nice desert.

Thank Dominique D
tpbruce, General Manager at OffRoad-Zone, responded to this reviewResponded 21 December 2017

Thank you for your continued support. See you again soon.

Reviewed 14 November 2017
Thanks for the great aventure!

Thank you for the great time in the desert. It was an incredible day / Night and I look forward to making it again. Jonathan

Thank jonathanraillard
tpbruce, General Manager at OffRoad-Zone, responded to this reviewResponded 15 November 2017

Thank you Jonathan and we look forward to your return.

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