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Premium Desert Safari, Barbeque, 3 Shows, Camel ride, Sandboard at Majlis camp

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Embark on a thrilling 7-hour All Inclusive desert adventure ride.

Experience complete desert adventure by joining our desert safari performed at the golden and red colored giant sand dunes. The dune bashing safari will be done at the virgin sands for safety reasons where is less crowd. We use specially configured SUV with luxury option well fitted with world class safety standards equipment. This is the only desert safari all inclusive tour that offer 7 hours continuous of activities, such as camel farms, sunset, Arabic welcome, camel ride, lady henna designer service, Hookah, Arabic costume, sand boarding, falcon at the camp, three live shows that includes the belly dance show, the Tanura show and fire show. You will be also be served Emarati snacks followed by an aromatic BBQ buffet dinner, choice of 2 alcoholic drinks or 2 fruit punch, soft drinks, tea and coffee.

Pick-up and drop off is offered from all the centrally located hotels
  • All-in-one desert adventure, culture, and dinner experience from Dubai
  • Multiple desert activities: dune bashing, sandboarding, camel ride, and more
  • Live folkloric dance shows, plus buffet barbecue dinner under the stars
  • Return transfers with Dubai hotel pickup and drop-off for convenience
What to Expect
Depart your Dubai hotel by air-conditioned SUV and journey into the desert. Once outside the city, go off-road and enjoy a dune bash: zooming over the slopes with a guide-driver at the wheel. Then, head to an oasis and camel farm before climbing up a dune for photos of the desert sunset. Next, continue to a safari camp that's designed to replicate a traditional Bedouin settlement. Here, try sandboarding and camel riding, and enjoy an optional quad bike drive (own expense). Then, slow the pace by getting a henna tattoo, donning Arabian robes for souvenir photos (own expense), and trying a shisha (Arabic water pipe). Watch live belly dance and tanoura (whirling dervish) shows and savor an open-air buffet of barbecued meats and Emirati specialties with unlimited soda and water. Alcoholic drinks are available to purchase. Your experience finishes with a drop-off at your hotel.
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Important Information
Departure Point
Traveler pickup is offered
Guaranteed pick up offered from all hotels in Dubai, Dubai cruise Terminal, All Metro stations and Dubai Marina mall. If number of guest is one person no pickup is possible from Jebel Ali, Dubai Investment Park, Sports city, Discovery Garden, Arabian Ranches, Silicon Oasis, Greens, J.village, Sport city and Jumeirah Lake towers. However this condition is not applicable, if the number of guest are two or more as we do offer pickup from all places in the Emirates of Dubai except Hatta.


  • Port Rashid Cruise Terminal Dubai
  • We maintain highest quality of safety standards
  • Safari at the Red and Giant dunes to offer maximum thrill
  • Thrilling Dune bashing with 4WD airconditioned jeeps on the golden coloured giant dunes.
  • Emarati welcome with Ghawa (Arabic aromatic coffee) and local dates
  • Camel ride, henna lady designer service, shisha pipe (hookah)
  • Live show- belly dancer
  • Live show - Tanoura dance show
  • Live show - Fire show
  • Special delicious Emarati starters and snacks
  • Felafel counter for vegetarians
  • Buffet BBQ dinner includes Emarati & Mediterianian dishes are prepared to meet Western standards
  • Vegetarian dishes available in the buffet however Jain food on request
  • Unlimited Soft drinks, water, tea coffee on arrival at the campsit
  • Dubai Sea Port pickup and drop-off for cruise passengers can be arranged
  • A well trained, licensed safari guide with years of experience will make your tour great
  • Soft track safari offered free for charge for guest who do not prefer dune drive
  • Majilis is the largest camp, to offer best service we take only 100 or less number of guests daily
  • Sand Boarding available - subject to climatic conditions
  • 500 ml mineral water during the safari
  • ATV ride - however quad biking on the sand is right place therefore you can take ATV on payment
  • Baby seats/child seats are not included and not suggested during safari. If require US$ 20 per seat
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
  • Infant seats are available on request if advised at time of booking: surcharge applies
  • Dress code: Light clothes, casual wear, shorts or jeans, with closed sports shoes for walking on desert sand
  • Not recommended for participants with major heart complications
  • Collapsible wheel chair accessible
  • Children less than 06 yrs are not advisable
  • A valid copy of your passport with entry stamp of UAE is required for verification on the day of the tour.
  • There will be a restriction on live entertainment Belly dance , Fire show, Tanoura dance) and serving alcohol throughout the UAE during the below Islamic holidays. Therefore the Safari will be operated without these entertainments and serving of alcohol at the camp site during these days. The same is applicable during Ramadan fasting month, Ascension day Arafat (Haj) Day Al Hijri Islamic New Year Milad Un Nabi the Birthday of Prophet Mohammad. The dates are based on lunar calender and cannot be pre-advised.
  • Subject to favorable weather conditions
  • Dubai Desert temperature may fall down around 09 degree + between December to April. Hence request all the guest to keep light woollen clothes and windbreakers.
  • You are booked on sharing basis hence all the co participants must cooperate with each other during the safari program. Priority must be given for senior citizens for the front seats. Parents with children who are less than 12 years are only allowed to sit in rear seat as per the UAE Law. Driver will be the master of the roaster in allocating the seats. Alternatively the co-passengers must sort out among themselves by shifting equal time on the preferred seats. No prior request for the seats will be entertained since everyone pay the same. Anyone who does not agree to the seating allocation may request for an exclusive jeep by paying the supplementary charges directly.
  • Due to late sunset 01st April 2019 - 30th September 2019 pick up will be between 14.30-15.30 hrs. For those who do not want the dune bashing pick up will be between 16.00-17.00 hrs
  • Shawarma - Grilled chicken served with french fries wrap
  • Falafel - Fine chickpea , mint and coriander cutlets prepared in olive oil
  • Sambousa - Fresh spinach/ cheese/ meat filling wrap
  • Mezzeh & Salads ( from the buffet counter)
  • Green salad : Fresh organic vegetable salad
  • Hummus : Chickpea and Tahina blend in olive oil
  • Fattoush : Fresh toasted pita bread with lettuce and veggie in Mediterranean style
  • Moutabel : Eggplant dip
  • Pasta salad : Mix of pasta with cream sauce and mushrooms
  • Coleslaw : Fresh organic cabbage in mayo
  • MAIN COURSE (from the buffet counter)
  • Spaghetti / Pasta with sauce
  • Assorted Baked Vegetables with herbs
  • Lentil curry made to suit western
  • Chick pea gravy
  • Baked potato
  • Steamed white rice
  • Arabic Bread
  • Fresh fish herb grilled wrap Emarati style
  • BBQ grilled chicken cube sticks
  • Lamb kebabs - minced lamb with onion a list of herbs
  • Grilled Drum sticks - Marinated with herbs and curd
  • Emarati authentic Luqaimat
  • Assorted Fresh fruits
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Infant seats available
  • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • The pickup for guest staying in the Emirates of Sharjah, Ajman, Umm al Quin, Ras Al Kheima, Fujirah must report at Ibis Deira City center hotel and guest staying in the Emirates of Abu Dhabi must report in Dubai Mall area
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • guest with health issues and infants will be taken through soft desert tracks.
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 100 travelers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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I took my 2 year old with me and he LOVED every single thing about this tour. He can’t decide if his favourite activity was riding the ATV with me or riding a camel (i.e. which he did twice)! We took photos with the falcon and he climbed the sand dunes countless times. He was
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This “premium “ experience is an absolute joke. The alleged dune bashing can be done better on a push bike. I’ve done better 4WD experiences on a flat bus fling site in Perth, what a joke. When you arrive at the dirty camp, all the extras are in American dollars! Why is this the
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Response from ABCTOU, General Manager at Premium Desert Safari, Barbeque, 3 Shows, Camel ride, Sandboard at Majlis camp
Responded 1 week ago
Sorry, we understand you are not a genuine reviewer. As per your profile you just created a profile to review against us and you only have this review. If you have experienced our services you cannot write such a review.. for us it is a joke - as you say you are right whereas all other reviewers are wrong ...!!!!! Isn't it a joke ??? We trust that you never been sitting at our camp premises, possibly anywhere else or maybe at backyards. We are very confident of our services. It is a camp not running with a profit motivation, where as ABC Tours Majilis camp do it as a service to promote our products. We take this chance to compare with our counterparts. 1) While others accommodate 1000 person our campsite; we limit our guest to maximum of 50-100 person per evening to offer more personalised services. WHERE ABC TOURS OWNED MAJILIS CAMP IS THE BIGGEST CAMP IN DUBAI. 2) When others offer 5-7 minutes drive from road to camp and back, We ABC Tours offer a full and complete roller coaster ride in the desert. In-order to do so we drive 50-70 kms from Dubai city into the best desert of Dubai. 3) Your comparison with Perth safari perfectly matching with the safari with other companies who bring the people by ordinary buses. Its seems you may have been outside our camp premises as you may not have seen other enjoying the dinner and programs !
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A must for a Dubai visit! Be warned that the camel ride is less comfortable than the dune bashing! Lots of great food
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What an amazin trip! Great value for mone. So much food and drinks. We got fabulous photos. Memories we will treasure forever
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Desert safari with dune bashing, dinner and entertainment at a good and honest price. Our driver Aziz was really professional and friendly along all the tour The dune bashing experience was nice and safe and it is definitely recommended.
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About the operator
By: ABC Tours Dubai
1,190 reviews
I really recommend this tour
This trip was a really cool experience to me. The drive thru the desert, the camel riding and the food that was
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Nice way to spend the whole day
Nice tour but the main attraction is really the Grand Mosque. The other stops along the way just time fillers and
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Recommend city tour if you like learning the history of a city
I did the city tour and the desert safari. City Tour My guide was Whiskey. He was fun and shared a lot of
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Los Angeles, California
The mosque was the highlight
The tour was well organized. We were picked up around 9am from our hotel in Dubai and it took a while to drive to
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Lauderdale Lakes, Florida
Wonderful experience
The tour was very educational and breathtaking. The highlight of the tour was the Grand Mosque, it is a must see
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Very nice tour
Visited a lot of attractions. More than enough time to visit the main attraction, the Al Zayed mosque. No visits
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Typical large group tour
This was the expected large group coach bus tour of a big city. A lot of hurry up then waiting for the laggards to
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Can’t say enough good things about this tour
I took my 2 year old with me and he LOVED every single thing about this tour. He can’t decide if his favourite
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Dubai to Abu Dahbi
The guide Bino was fabulous and made the trip with his knowledge of politics and economics. The tour was well
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Shakir Waheed Q
Kohat, Pakistan
Night is young
Every hour dancing fountains with different music a must for Dubai visitors with background of Burj Khalifa. Then
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Elaine C
Shenzhen, China
All encompassing highlights tour of Abu Dhabi
The tour was very professional and as advertised. I wanted to see the main sites so I could decide what to return
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George G
From the early contact to confirm the time and location of pickup the tour operator did a great job. Everything
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Mosque visit
The tour of the mosque was very interesting and clean, I really enjoyed it. Everyone there was pleasant.
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We did the Dubai dessert safari on january the 18th. Great experience with excellent staff who was very helpfull
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Abu Dhabi visit
We made a day trip to Abu Dhabi from Dubai amd booked with a local tour company. The visit included a stop at the
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  • Duration: 7h
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  • Languages Offered: English
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