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  • Location:Dubai, United Arab Emirates
  • Duration:3 hours 30 minutes (approx.)

Self-Drive Desert Buggy or Quad Bike Experience with Transport from Dubai

Combine sand and speed on a thrilling 3-hour desert ride through the sun-baked plains that surround Dubai! After a pickup from central Dubai, from your chose of a Sand buggy or Quad bike tour, listen to a safety briefing and then take to the dunes to tear up the sand as you follow a local guide around the desert’s canyons and valleys. The exhilarating experience includes use of a helmet and goggles, plus a soft drink halfway through the tour.


  • 3-hour desert buggy or quad bike experience with transport from Dubai
  • Listen to a safety briefing and take part in a practice session
  • Ride a buggy with automatic gears through the desert that surrounds Dubai
  • Stop for a soft drink and to take photos, halfway through the ride

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What You Can Expect

Self-Drive Desert Buggy or Quad Bike Experience with Transport from Dubai

Feel the adrenaline of riding a desert buggy across the Dubai desert!

Leave your Dubai hotel and travel with your guide into the desert that surrounds the city. After roughly 1 hour on the road, arrive at the desert base and swap your mode of transport for a powerful desert buggy or quad bike with automatic gears. Put on your helmet and goggles, and then take your seat at the wheel; a safety briefing and practice session is included.

Follow your guide, accelerating over the sand dunes and snaking around the beguiling desert canyons that punctuate the barren landscape. The emptiness of the desert plains is spectacular to behold and your quad bike lends itself to 360-degree views of the unique surroundings stretching out around you.

Roughly halfway through your ride, stop for a soft drink and pose for photos in front of the undulating desert dunes before setting off again. Open the throttle to race across open plains, and then wind your way along the beaten tracks of the desert valleys. Your guide will stay close to you as you ride, offering tips to help you get the most out of your desert ride.

After 1 hour in the desert, return back to the start point with your guide. Hand your equipment back, and then return to your Dubai hotel by air-conditioned minibus.

Customer Reviews

5 star rating: Highly Recommended October 2015

Lots of fun and a great tour guide

5 star rating: Highly Recommended September 2015

a great experience , a great trip to see the desert

5 star rating: Highly Recommended June 2015

My favorite tour so far !

5 star rating: Highly Recommended January 2015

Very friendly and professional guides even though my buggy did break down . Great fun.

5 star rating: Highly Recommended December 2014

Excellent trip with a very professional and friendly guide.

5 star rating: Highly Recommended January 2014

knowledgable and professional guide, over an hour of actual driving, would do it again tomorrow!

4 star rating: Recommended October 2015

A lot of fun in the desert driving a Polaris 800cc RZR! Great short excursion. Door to door hotel service in 2.5 hours.

4 star rating: Recommended December 2014

My wife and I really enjoyed the buggy tour, but wish it would have lasted a bit longer to give us a bit more value for our dollars. Buggy ride should be longer than the trip to and from the hotel!
The driver was very professional and drove according to Internationally accepted standards, so we all felt safe on the roads to and from the ride
The guide was very conscious about safety and our comfort, so we really enjoyed the whole dune experience.
Great FUN!

4 star rating: Recommended January 2014

Nice experience to drive at sand.
Organisation was great.
Drive was nice.
Not very challenging.
God for beginners.
I give just 4 of 5 Stars. For me it would have been great if I had more space - maybe do a little race / or free rides over the dunes - but can understand that due to safety issues it's difficult to realize.

4 star rating: Recommended October 2013


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