05 Hours (Approx.)
Explore the desert at night on a search for nocturnal animals with your private Guide. After a delicious dinner, learn about the night skies in a professional stunning astronomy session.
Go on a private Night Desert Safari in Dubai like no other in an antique 1950’s Land Rover with an expert Conservation Guide and Astronomer.
After the sun has dropped and the temperature cools, see the nocturnal animals come to life. Explore the wilderness at night time on a wildlife drive through the Dubai Desert Conservation Reserve and look for native wildlife like Arabian gazelles with torches. If you’re lucky, you may additionally even spot the rare desert fox or the enchanting Desert eagle owl! Stop along the way to go on a nature walk with UV arachnid lights in search of the small wilderness creatures like scorpions, beetles, and lizards.
Enjoy the tranquillity and coolness of the desert at night in contrast to the hot noisy city. Take in the fresh wilderness air and be amazed by the blanket of stars above you. Arrive at an authentic open-air Bedouin camp to spend the night relaxing in Arabic Majlis with the finest shisha (hubbly bubbly) if you like. Enjoy a delicious three-course dinner with a choice of main dishes like grilled salmon and prawns, Australian filet steak, and vegetable moussaka.
Go on a celestial voyage in an expert Astronomy session and learn about the stars of Arabia. Revel in the magic of stargazing as your private Astronomer recalls the early records of Astronomy and the magnificent legacy of how the Bedouin relied on the stars for storytelling and navigation. Learn a few guidelines about Astrophotography and experience superb telescope views of mesmerizing nighttime sky objects which includes the mighty planet Jupiter and its four Galilean Moons, distant galaxies, and star-forming nebula.
This exclusive Night Desert Safari and cosmic experience take place in the heart of a private Royal desert retreat!
Explore the desert at night in your own private vintage Land Rover
Spot nocturnal animals in the Dubai Desert Conservation Reserve on a night wildlife drive
Walk through the dunes by torchlight on a hunt for scorpions and other desert nightlife
Enjoy a 3-course dinner cooked freshly for you in an authentic Bedouin camp
Learn about the stars of Arabia in a professional Astronomy session
Sit back and relax in a traditional majlis with top-quality shisha
Pick-up only from hotels in Dubai, Sharjah, Ajman and Cruise Terminal Dubai between 5 pm and 6.30 pm
Pick up time depends on the season, click on “BOOK NOW” – more infos
Arrive at the Dubai Desert Conservation Reserve after 45 – 60 min
Receive your Adventure Pack and put on your traditional headscarf
Embark through Dubai Desert Conservation Reserve in an open-top vintage Land Rover spotting nocturnal wildlife
Walk through the dunes by torchlight on a hunt for scorpions and other desert creepy crawlies
Arrive at a torch-lit desert retreat
Enjoy a 3-course dinner at an exclusive camp inside the desert retreat of the local Royal family
Astronomy session with professional Astronomer and telescope
Return to the Hotel between 10 pm and 11.30 pm (depends on season)
Bathroom facilities are available in the desert and at the camp
Long pants and closed shoes are highly recommended. We also recommend that you bring something warm to put on as the temperature drops considerably after sunset
Dinner includes lentil soup, fattoush salad, a choice between Australian Angus Steak, Vegetarian Moussaka or Grilled Arabic Chicken and desert
Children under the age of 5 yrs. will be not accepted on this tour
Bathroom facilities are availabe in the desert and the camp
A portion of your private Night Safari and Astronomy Highlights fee is contributed towards local conservation in Dubai
Due to health concerns, the wildlife drive is not recommended for pregant guests within their third trimester
Click on “Book now”. You will then be redirected to our booking system.
Choose your desired date, the number of people and the pick-up point. Please complete the guest data and payment details (credit card payment) carefully.
After submitting the booking you will receive your booking confirmation by email. We are always available to answer any questions you may have!
The safety and wellbeing of our guests and staff has always been our priority. As a responsible tourism company, our robust health and safety protocols are in line with the highest global standards. Our protocols are approved by the World Travel and Tourism Council’s Safe Travels global regulations which ensures safe and secure experiences for travellers. The protocols take into account current WHO and CDC guidelines and will be updated as new information becomes available about COVID-19.
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Platinum Heritage Dubai is the only Ecotourism Desert Safari company in Dubai. We are advocates of sustainable travel and our mission is to conserve the natural environment, wildlife and culture of Dubai and its people.
Our range of Desert Safaris have been created to suit different types of travellers. Whether you are looking for adventure, an escape into Dubai’s nature, a traditional encounter with Bedouin, or a luxurious journey through the sand dunes, we have meticulously created the experience for you!