Do you want to make your visit to the Dubai desert really special? Then book an overnight stay in the desert for an unforgettable experience! Experience the quiet desert atmosphere and fresh desert air, which contrast sharply with the bright lights, intense heat and loud noise of downtown Dubai. Enjoy a breathtaking view of the many stars in the sky that you can see extra well because there is no light pollution in the desert of Dubai.
If you want to spend the night in the desert of Dubai you have a lot of options. We have listed them for you below. On most overnight stays you will sleep in a tent in a traditional Bedouin camp and you will be served a traditional Arabic meal and/or breakfast.
Overnight Dubai the desert with desert Safari and BBQ dinner
Explore the desert of Dubai with a guide on a night safari. This 17-hour overnight tour departs Dubai in the afternoon for a drive through the desert. After a short drive to the desert it is time to drive into the dunes for the big desert adventure. You will stop at a camel farm and take a camel ride. Experience sandboarding and enjoy a delicious BBQ before going to sleep under the stars in the beautiful desert of Dubai.
Get even more excited and read the website for all the specific information. The overnight stay in the desert including BBQ dinner costs 183 US Dollar per person. This unique overnight stay in the desert of Dubai can be booked online on this website.
Red dunes safari including camel safari and overnight camp
Experience real desert life during this 17-hour desert safari including overnight stay in the Lahbab desert of Dubai. The excursion includes 45 minutes of dune bashing in the desert including sandboarding. The driver will take you to the camp in the middle of the desert where you can taste Arabic coffee and Gaymat (sweets). You will have the chance to ride a camel and see the sunset in the desert.
Once the sun has set, it’s time for BBQ dinner and you can experience to smoke a hookah or get a henna tattoo. Relax and enjoy the dance shows. After dinner, you will be taken by camel to a nearby campfire site where you will spend the night on a comfortable Nawar bed (Bedouin style bed), complete with pillow and blankets.
Get even more excited and read the website for all the specific information. This desert safari in Dubai including overnight stay in the desert including BBQ dinner costs 164 US Dollar per person and can be booked on the website of GetYourGuide.
Spend the night in the Dubai Desert Conservation Reserve
During this desert safari you will go on a safari through the beautiful Dubai Desert Conservation Reserve. The Dubai Desert Conservation Reserve is located about 70 kilometers from the center of Dubai and the reserve is the largest protected nature reserve in the entire United Arab Emirates. For nature lovers, this is the ideal place to enjoy the special nature and rare animal species, including the rare Oryxes.
The special nature reserve was created in 1999 to protect the flora and fauna of the region around Dubai and Abu Dhabi. Originally, the area was only 27 square kilometers, but after a hefty donation of no less than 15 million dollars from the airline Emirates and 5 million dollars from the state of Dubai in 2002, the area grew in 2003 to a total area of 225 square kilometers, that is almost 5% of the total area of the United Arab Emirates. In 2002 the area was also declared a protected area and a lot of time and money is invested in the conservation and development of the flora and fauna.
During your overnight stay in the desert you will sleep in a luxuriously furnished tented camp in the middle of the pristine dunes of the Dubai Desert Conservation Reserve, a protected nature reserve in the desert of Dubai. The trip includes dinner, breakfast, a short camel ride and a bird of prey show.
Prices of the overnight stay
Staying overnight in the desert of Dubai is not cheap, the overnight stay costs 275 US Dollar per person, but you will get a unique and unforgettable experience in return! Get even more excited and read the website for all the specific information. You can easily book your overnight stay in the desert online at the GetYourGuide website. Payment can be made safely and quickly with iDeal, credit card and PayPal.
Private Night Desert Safari with Vintage Land Rover and Astronomy
Do you not want to spend the night in the desert but do you want to experience the desert in the dark? Then the night safari is for you! You travel to the desert in a vintage Land Rover from the 1950s. Arriving in the desert, you set out in the desert with a guide and night vision goggles in search of nocturnal animals. Experience the quiet desert atmosphere and fresh desert air, which contrast sharply with the bright lights, intense heat and loud noise of downtown Dubai.
What makes this safari so unique is that they add astronomy to the trip. They have put together an astronomy session where you can look at the stars yourself with a professional telescope. Ask all your questions about the nature because they have a highly trained conservation guide. He has extensive knowledge of ecotourism, cultural heritage, history and natural environment of the UAE.
After the safari through the dark desert, relax in an open-air camp run by a local royal family. Here you can enjoy a three-course dinner and Arabic coffee under the starry sky. You will also have the chance to try an aromatic shisha pipe for a truly authentic Arabian experience.
Prices of the night safari and astronomy tour
The night safari through the Dubai Desert Conservation Reserve costs 347 US Dollar per person based on a two-person occupancy. It is not cheap, but it is an ultimate safari where you do not lack luxury! The safari becomes less expensive if you book with more people. Get even more excited and read the website for all the specific information. You can easily book this unique night safari in the desert online at the website of GetYourGuide.