Dubai Optional Tours & Safaris

Dunes of the Desert

The desert’s beauty is magical to behold and its silence miraculous to absorb. And there is no better time to study its many charms than in the early hours of the morning.

  • This tour involves driving uphill over sand dunes
  • Hotel transfers are included in the tour price
  • Suitable for all age groups
  • Not suitable for pregnant women or those with spine ailments
  • Children and adults will be charged alike
  • Modest dress is required
  • Guided Tour
  • Hotel transfers are included

Especially for You

The mysterious desert is the ideal venue for a magical and memorable evening. It is easy to surprise someone special, celebrate an occasion or just enjoy a quiet romantic evening in an idyllic setting. Trained safari guides driving 4x4 vehicles lead the thrilling journey - over the sand dunes, and through the Dubai Desert Conservation Reserve - deep into the heart of the desert. A change of pace - a leisurely camel ride takes you to a secluded spot where your personal tent, lit by flaming torches, awaits. A feast under the stars includes a Middle Eastern selection of grilled meats, fresh salads, delectable sweets and unlimited hand-picked beverages. 

  • During the Holy Month of Ramadan, no live entertainment will be included in the safari
  • This tour involves sand dune driving
  • Hotel transfers, dinner and select beverages are included in the tour price
  • Suitable for all age groups
  • Not suitable for pregnant women or those with spine ailments
  • Children and adults will be charged alike

Ski in Dubai

Visit this mountain themed attraction offering snow in Dubai all year round. The Middle East’s first indoor ski resort offers a range of activities for snow-lovers, including skiing, snowboarding and tobogganing - or just playing in the snow. Ski Dubai has five runs that vary in ability, height and gradient, the longest run being 400 meters with a descent of over 60 meters . Kids and parents alike will have fun in the huge interactive Snow Park, which at 3,000 square meters is the largest indoor snow park in the world.

  • Children below three years are not allowed in Ski Dubai.
  • Children 13 years and above will be charged the adult rate.
  • Skiing and snowboarding lessons are available on request.
  • A minimum ski or snowboarding skill is required to use the slope without a lesson.
  • Basic equipment is included in the rate. Hats and gloves are available at an additional charge.
  • Rental of ski and snowboard equipment as well as outer ski clothes is included in the rate.

Sand boarding Adventure

Enjoy contrasting desert experiences - comparing ancient nomadic traditions to more contemporary pleasures. This unique tour takes in unforgettable experiences of both. After arriving at the Dubai Desert Conservation Reserve, enjoy a tranquil and traditional camel ride, before strapping on your sand board to try one of the world’s newest and most exciting sports – sand boarding.

  • This tour involves walking, camel riding
  • Hotel transfers are included in the tour price
  • Closed shoes are necessary for sand boarding
  • Not suitable for pregnant women or those with spine ailments
  • Children and adults will be charged alike

High above Dubai

Enjoy the thrill of a helicopter tour taking off from the heli-pad at Atlantis, The Palm. A helicopter ride over Dubai is an exhilarating and efficient way to see the city. Combining adventure and comfort in equal measure, this is an unforgettable experience.

  • Comfortable sportswear is recommended, earrings are not permitted
  • Passports are compulsory for boarding
  • Luggage, high def camcorders and 400mm+ telephoto lens are not allowed onboard 
  • Flights are restricted to five passengers, and all have to sign disclaimers
  • Routes and duration are subject to regulations and weather conditions
  • Cancellation charges apply for all flights:
  • Cancellation 24 hours prior to flight  100%
  • Cancellation 48 hours prior to flight  50%

Slide the Wild Wadi

Situated in front of the stunning Burj Al Arab hotel, Wild Wadi offers 30 rides and attractions for the entire family. Wild Wadi is themed around the tale of Juha, a well-known character from Arabian folklore.

  • Hotel transfers are not included in the tour price
  • Not suitable for pregnant women and those with phobias or spine ailments
  • Suitable for all age groups above 3
  • Discounts for children below 1.1 meters in height
  • Opening hours 10:00 to 18:00 winter and 10:00 to 20:00 summer
  • Please bring your swimsuit, a towel, a hat and sunscreen

On Top of the World

At 828 meters (2,716 feet) the Burj Khalifa is the tallest building in the world with the highest observation deck with an outdoor terrace on level 124 offering 360-degree views of the city, desert and ocean. Gain a new appreciation for the dramatic stunts featured in the movie ‘Mission Impossible’ that was filmed here as you grasp the immensity of the Burj Khalifa.
The observation deck is open daily from, Sunday – Wednesday 10am to 10pm, Thursday – Saturday 10am to midnight. Last entry 45 minutes prior to close. Please allow 90 minutes to enjoy this experience.

Dubai Walk

A fascinating walking tour of Dubai’s old quarter is the best way to get acquainted with the city’s heritage, characterized by narrow winding streets, old wind towers, restored buildings, souks and art galleries centered on the historical Dubai Creek.

  • Modest dress required
  • Guided Tour
  • Hotel transfers included
  • This tour involves walking and calm sailing
  • Practical clothes and sensible shoes are advised
  • Meals are not included in the tour price
  • Suitable for all age groups
  • Discounted price for children below 12

Arabian Nights

The mysterious desert is the ideal venue for a magical and memorable evening. Leaving behind the hustle and bustle of the city, trained safari guides driving 4x4 vehicles lead the thrilling journey - over the sand dunes, and through the Dubai Desert Conservation Reserve - deep into the heart of the desert. A feast under the stars includes a Middle Eastern selection of grilled meats, fresh salads, delectable sweets and hand-picked beverages at our traditional Bedouin-style camp. 

This tour also includes:

  • Dune driving through the desert with falcon viewing and sunset photo stop.
  • Camel rides, henna hand painting and aromatic shisha available at the camp.
  • Belly dancing.
  • During the Holy Month of Ramadan, no live entertainment will be included in the safari
  • Highly popular – a classic, must-do Dubai experience.
  • Arabic style buffet with unlimited select beverages under the stars at our Bedouin-style camp.
  • This tour involves driving over sand dunes camel riding
  • Hotel transfers, dinner and select beverages are included in the tour price
  • Private transport can be organized on request 
  • Suitable for all age groups
  • Not suitable for pregnant women or those with spine ailments
  • Children above 12 will be charged adult

The Atlantis

Atlantis, The Palm Dubai is located majestically at the apex of The Palm Jumeirah Island, popularly known as the eighth wonder of the world. Atlantis boasts a waterpark, aquarium and dolphin experiences.

Thrill your senses on the daring Ziggurat ride in Aqua venture as it passes through shark infested waters. Visit both Aqua venture and the Lost Chambers by purchasing the combo ticket, at a special rate, available exclusively from Arabian Adventures. Watch the dolphins show off their skills and enjoy a personal Shallow Water Encounter with a dolphin in the Dolphin Encounter, or catch the signature ‘back to the shore belly ride’ with a dolphin in the Dolphin Adventure.

  • Child age: Three years and above except for Dolphin Adventure (Deep Water) which is 12 years and above.
  • Access to Aqua venture is included in the Dolphin experiences.

The Wonder Bus Tour

Tour Highlights:
Timing: 1PM - 3PM - 5PM
Duration: 1 hour & 30 minutes
Experience Our Unique Wonder Bus Ride
See Dubai by Land and by the Creek

For the first time in the Middle East and the heart of the UAE - Dubai. Wonder Bus Tours has brought an exciting and unique ride. Wonder Bus is a fun filled exciting tour that will take you around the beautiful City sights and dreamy scenes of the past as well as the modern present Dubai.
Sitting from the vantage point of your Wonder Bus seat, you get to see the scenes on land as well as on the Water. As Wonder Bus cruises into the Dubai creek, beautiful architecture unfold before your very eyes on both shores of the Dubai creek.

Inclusions:
Free refreshments.

Pickup Location:
Burjuman Centre, Ground Floor next to Khalid Bin Al Waleed Metro Station

The trip timings are based according to the Tide Schedule. Tour Timings may change without prior notice.

Air Ballooning

Tour Highlights:
Timing: 04:30:00 - 10:00:00
Duration: 4 hours

Hot Air Balloon Tour
Join the Air Balloon Expeditions into The Heart of the Desert
Enjoy an exhilarating ride over sand dunes, oases, gazelles, camels and other desert denizens.

Inclusions:

  • Pickup from hotel in Dubai
  • Sunrise Photo Opportunity
  • One Hour Flight
  • Drop off at hotel in Dubai
  • Refreshment & Snacks

Pickup Location:
Any hotel in Dubai

 

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