Sunrise Safari Dubai

Sunrise Desert Safari Overview

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AED 1380

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Start your day in Dubai at its magical best with an all-inclusive Sunrise Desert Safari Dubai package! It lets you enjoy the once-in-a-lifetime experience of witnessing the sun rising over the Arabian Desert. Yes, this early morning desert safari allows you to take in the extraordinary allure of Dubai’s desert landscape during one of the finest times of the day. With optional and seamless hotel transfers, you can make this desert safari as hassle-free and pleasant as possible.

As soon as you arrive in the desert, your expert driver will be ready to embark you on an exciting 4x4 ride over the ocean of sand. Stop along the way to see firsthand and snap pictures of the sun coming up, lighting the entire region with an explosion of colors. The 20- to 30-minute dune bash culminates as you proceed to our campsite, which offers a fascinating slice of Bedouin culture and heritage. You will relish a delicious continental breakfast washed down with unlimited tea, coffee, and water.

The campsite is also a playground for the ultimate desert activities, which you can try for an additional charge. Set out on an authentic yet enchanting exploration of Dubai’s desert as you mount a graceful camel. Follow it up with a quad biking session, where you can speed through the desert on an advanced, easy-to-use all-terrain vehicle (ATV). A dune buggy ride is another activity that you shouldn’t miss out on a morning desert trip, especially if you are accompanied by your friends or family. Choose from a two-seater or four-seater dune buggy to sprinkle much-needed desert fun and excitement.

Be it for the phenomenal sunrise views, a captivating culinary session, or exciting activities, this desert journey will forever be etched in your memories.

Tour Inclusions

  • Roundtrip hotel transfers (only if chosen at the time of booking)
  • Sunrise views
  • Photo Stop
  • 4X4 dune bashing
  • Continental breakfast
  • Quad biking (only if chosen at the time of booking)


  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • All personal expenses spend for shopping and activities like quad biking
  • Keep in mind that lunch or meals other than breakfast are not included.

What to expect

An Early Morning Start: Be prepared for an early start for the sunrise desert safari Dubai. If you have chosen the option of transfers, you’ll be picked up in an air-conditioned luxury vehicle. Take a comfortable ride and reach the location without the hassle of finding the route.

Unlimited Refreshments: You will be greeted with morning drinks and refreshments to revive in the fresh breeze of the early morning in the desert.

Dune Bash: Get ready for an adrenaline rush. This thrilling off-road activity involves riding in a strong robust 4WD vehicle that tackles the desert dunes. Cheer and shout with excitement as the vehicle takes sharp turns, climbs, and dives on loose sand – a guaranteed heart-pounding experience.

Photo Stop: As the sun rises above the horizon, watch one of the rarest moments of the immaculate desert beauty. This is your chance to capture stunning panoramic views or close-up shots of unique desert features like rock formations or desert plants.

Continental Breakfast: A light breakfast will be provided, consisting of dates, fruits, coffee, or tea. This will give you the energy boost you need for your desert activities.

Quad Bike: You can spend more time in the desert by choosing a sunrise desert safari package that allows visitors to enjoy the adrenaline-rush quad bike. You'll drive a four-wheeled ATV across specified desert trails, allowing you to explore the landscape at your own pace.


Sunrise Desert Safari offers a 6-hour thrilling and cool adventure. The pickup timings are 4 am - 5.30 am, depending on the season. The safari winds up by 10 am. These timings vary — since sunrise happens earlier in the winter, pick-up times might be slightly earlier during those months.

Here is a detailed description of sunrise desert safari timings to help you plan well:

Transfer Category Pick-up Timings Approximate Duration
Private Transfer As per the recommended time. 06:00 hours

Important Information

  • Carry your booking voucher, which is an entrance ticket for the tour.
  • This tour is not recommended for pregnant women or people with back problems.
  • Shared transfers are only available from centrally located hotels and residences in Dubai (Deira, Bur Dubai, Sheikh Zayed, Marina). If your hotel is outside these areas, the team will contact you to arrange pick-up.
  • Please note that there are no refunds for partially used services.
  • Don't forget your camera to capture the breathtaking desert sunrise.
  • Please avoid bringing heavy luggage during any activities.

Child Policy

  • Children under three years are allowed free entry.
  • Children aged from three to ten are charged at a special child rate.
  • Children above ten are charged at an adult rate.

Cancellation Policy

  • If you cancel the trip 24 hours before the departure time, no cancellation charges will apply.
  • If you cancel the trip within 24 hours of departure, 100% charges will be applicable.
  • In case of a refund of the sunrise desert safari price, the complete amount will be returned back to your account within seven working days.
Frequently Asked Questions

The sunrise safari in Dubai is for the early risers who want to delve deeper into the Arabian-styled adventure by watching the daybreak. Tourists can revel in the untouched beauty of the desert at sunrise. The safari includes a dune bash, sand ski, and camel ride. There is also a complimentary breakfast.

Sunrise desert safari price starts from AED 1380 with transfers, dune bashing, and continental breakfast. You will have to pay extra charges for add-ons, such as quad bikes.

The duration of the Sunrise Safari tour in Dubai can vary as per the itinerary. But it generally lasts 4 to 6 hours, starting from 5.30 am.

Since the sunrise safari occurs early, the weather is more relaxed. Opt for casual and roomy clothes with shoes that make it easier to walk and ride. Remember that the desert safari is an adventurous experience, so dress comfortably to enjoy the trip without interference.

Yes, kids can participate in the sunrise safari, except for dune bashing. There is an age restriction for extreme sports, so you must consult with the tour operator beforehand.

An extremely popular activity in the sunrise desert safari, dune bashing is off-roading in a 4*4 vehicle. While the visitors sit in the back seat, trained drivers ride through the desert at varying speeds. The 4WD vehicle goes up and down in an unruly yet safe environment. It is one of the most thrilling activities worldwide, lasting 30-40 minutes, depending on your comfort.

Yes, food is served in the Sunrise Safari. Guess are offered welcome refreshments. After a fantastic adventure session, the camp provides a continental breakfast.

Some of the guidelines for the Sunrise Safari are: Pregnant women and people with medical conditions like heart risk and back problems should not indulge in dune bashing. Kids under 14 years must be accompanied by an adult in desert adventurous activities. Carry layers in case the morning feels cold. Listen to the instructor’s advice before going on the adventure.

You can book a Sunrise Safari in Dubai through both online and offline modes. Either you can directly approach the tour operators or agencies or browse the packages through travel portals and pay the price online. You can choose the mode that suits your convenience.

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