Go on a Desert Safari in Abu Dhabi

Discover the heart of the Arabian desert with a traditional Abu Dhabi desert safari.




Explore Abu Dhabi's desert

No visit to Abu Dhabi is truly complete without the exhilarating experience of a desert safari, where adventure and culture intertwine to create unforgettable memories. Safaris usually include dune bashing, camel rides and cultural shows, set in majestic desert landscapes.

Booking is straightforward through various tour operators, ensuring safety and a well-organised itinerary. These guided excursions offer a glimpse into Bedouin life, complete with traditional meals under the stars. For an unforgettable Arabian night, start planning your desert safari with a trusted tour operator.

Desert Safari tour operators in Abu Dhabi


Frequently asked questions about desert safaris in Abu Dhabi

Desert safaris in Abu Dhabi could range anywhere from AED 100 per person up to AED 1200. The varying prices are all dependent on the package timings (morning/afternoon/evening/overnight), the different amenities and activities. Most desert safaris also come with meals so based on the food offering, prices can differ. 

Popular amongst tourists and residents, desert safaris in the UAE are a great combination of entertainment, adventure and culture. Escape the city to a desert landscape showcasing the Bedouin culture. From pitched tents to mingling with camels and enjoying authentic Arabic coffee, there is plenty to enjoy and learn while you are out in the desert.

It is best to dress casually and lightly when going on a desert safari, and it varies depending on the time of year, too. The desert gets cooler at night so clarify with your tour provider beforehand.

Here are a few tips:

  • Wearing open shoes is recommended to avoid your sneakers filling up with sand.
  • Sunscreen, hats and scarves are advised to protect you from the sun.
  • To avoid dehydration, make sure to carry water for the ride and electrolytes if needed.