A safari to a unique nature’s wonder, Fossil, and Camel rocks, that’s packed with desert sports activities along with a barbecue dinner at Bedouin camp with specialities like Henna designs, Shisha pipe for smoking, Arabian makeover, pose with a Falcon and feast your eyes with the local dance shows, certainly an exciting package altogether.
Safari takes off - we’ll proceed to Fossil and Camel rocks, after a pick up from your selected location, in a 4x4 land cruiser. On the way you will hear interesting facts about this land like how it has evolved into a desert from a seafloor - millions of years ago, and still exhibits various kinds of marine fossils, and so on.
Break time - In the desert, you can take 20-25 minutes of break in the arranged rest area. Take rest or, if you want, go for an optional quad bike ride. In this time we will make the land cruiser ready for a desert ride by adjusting the tyre pressure.
The fun starts with dune bashing in Dubai desert, which continues for next 35-45 minutes. You can also try another sports - Sandboarding, playing close to the soft sands by surfing over the dunes. At the same time, make it a point to shoot the best sceneries of Fossil and Camel rock on your cameras. When it is over, we will go to Al Khayma desert camp for more fun. You can also have a good desert sunset view (subject to timings).
As you reach the camp, get seated in a tent / khayma and be welcomed with local Gahwa, Gaymat & dates. Now it is the time for an evening ride on Camelback.
Entertainments @Al Khayma - Inside the camp, different activities are arranged and you can have it one by one. Try Arabian costumes, Henna designs, Shisha pipe smoking, Falcon photo-shoot.
Thereafter, watch the performance of Tanoura dance at the centre stage of the camp. You can feast on a delicious Barbecue dinner followed by desserts - a great chance to taste Arabic cuisine. Thereafter the enjoy belly dance show.
Finally we will take you back to your drop off location. An exciting Fossil and Camel rocks desert safari in Dubai concludes!
Official holidays, and national and religious occasions
Date (Gregorian calendar)
Tuesday 1 January 2019
Israa Wal Miraj
Wednesday 3 April 2019
Half of Shaban month
Saturday 20 April 2019
Beginning of Ramadan
Monday 6 May 2019
Wednesday 22 May 2019
Saturday 25 May 2019
Lailat Al Qader
Saturday 1 June 2019
29 and 30 Ramadan
Monday 3 June 2019
Eid Al Fitr
Wednesday 5 June 2019
Arafat (Haj) day
Saturday 10 August 2019
Eid Al Adha
Sunday 11 August 2019
Hijri New Year
Saturday 31 August 2019
Monday 9 September 2019
Sunday 3 November 2019
Saturday 9 November 2019
Saturday 30 November 2019
National Day 48
Monday 2 December 2019
Reviewed by Carla, USADecember 21, 2018
Dazzling ! The desert experience was simply magical!
Reviewed by Juliana, United KingdomDecember 11, 2018
The major attractions that excited me include Dune Bashing in Dubai and Fossil Rock Dubai. I really enjoyed these two. Wish to try it again.
Reviewed by Maria, USADecember 5, 2018
It was an amazing experience. I literally felt that I should go to Desert Safari Tours again. It was a great day. Dubai Camel Safari, Dubai Sandboarding Safari, Sunset Desert Safari Dubai, Belly Dance in Dubai Desert are a few to name.the shisha smoking, henna painting, dance show everything was unique and appreciable. Strongly recommend this trip to everyone. Go and find a new life in deserts.
Reviewed by Jessica, United KingdomDecember 2, 2018
The highlight of the trip was desert safari. Just enjoyed the Fossil Rock Safari Dubai.
Reviewed by Romina, USANovember 28, 2018
A truly roller coaster ride.We had great fun at the deserts. Food was delicious with Arabic dishes. Dance shows were excellent, overall a good experience.