Best Desert Safaris in Dubai


Luxurious Range Rover

Owl Encounter

60-Minute Nature Safari


Combining conservation, luxury and adventure in one unforgettable morning. Learn more about the preservation of the beautiful Dubai Desert and its fauna and flora. Explore the Dubai Desert Conservation Reserve in a luxurious Range Rover while your professional Conservation Guide introduces you to the fascinating desert ecosystem and  spot native wildlife.

After visiting a beautiful migratory bird lake, you will arrive at the world-renowned Al Maha Desert Resort and Spa for a delicious gourmet breakfast overlooking the beautiful dunes and wildlife. Due to the air-conditioned nature of the experience, it’s perfect to book all year round.

  • Get picked up in a Range Rover from Dubai hotels between 07:00 AM and 07:30 AM. We will communicate the exact pick-up time the afternoon before your departure.
  • Arrive at the Dubai Desert Conservation Reserve and put on your Headscarf (Ghutra or Sheila). These are included in each booking and are a gift for our guests to take home.
  • Take unique pictures with a fleet of vintage Land Rovers.
  • Embark on a nature drive in a luxurious Range Rover through the Dubai Desert Conservation Reserve while learning about the fauna, flora and conservation.
  • Visit a remote lake, which is also a bird sanctuary.
  • Arrive at the world-renowned Al Maha Desert Resort and Spa.
  • Indulge in a gourmet breakfast on a deck overlooking the desert dunes and wildlife.
  • Return to your hotel between 12:00 PM and 12:30 PM. Your total experience will last approximately five hours.
Finer Details
  • A portion of your desert safari fee is contributed towards local conservation in Dubai.
  • Pick-up from Dubai is included and will be in a shared, air-conditioned Range Rover (unless booked otherwise).
  • As the desert can get quite warm, we suggest bringing a hat, sunglasses, sunscreen and cool, comfortable clothes. For desert safaris in the winter, we recommend bringing something warm to wear.
  • Not suitable for children as Al Maha does not permit children under ten into the resort. If you would still like to do the Conservation Drive with a child under ten, we can offer an alternative.
  • Bookings need to be made at least 13 hours in advance when booking online. For short-term bookings, don’t hesitate to get in touch with our reservations team at +971 4 440 9827
  • Breakfast consists of a lavish buffet and includes juice, tea and coffee. Please inform us of any dietary requirements when booking so we can inform Al Maha.
  • Bathroom facilities are available at the gate and Al Maha
  • Each vehicle can accommodate a maximum of four guests.

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