Sunrise Desert Dunes & Wildlife Experience

Sunrise Desert Dunes & Wildlife Experience

From $102.85 per person

Watch the desert come alive in the early morning hours on a dune drive and visit to Al Qudra Lakes.

About this activity

Free cancellation
Cancel up to 24 hours in advance to receive a full refund
Covid-19 precautions
Special health and safety measures apply. Learn more
Mobile ticketing
Use your phone or print your voucher
Duration 4 hours
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Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
Pickup included
Your centrally located Dubai, Sharjah, Ajman hotels or Dubai Port Rashid ( cruise terminal) Pick up from your Hotel lobby
Private group


  • Get your perfect sunrise photo
  • See the Arabian Oryx at a feeding station
  • Visit Al Qudra Lake
Full description
Experience the desert as the sun rises, at its most mystical and tranquil, and enjoy a dune drive. Watch the desert come alive as your driver takes you on a dune drive. After roaming the desert, drive to watch the protected indigenous wildlife such as the Desert Gazelle and Arabian Oryx. Then take a quick drive to the Al Qudra Lakes part of the Al Marmoom Desert Conservation Reserve. Across the lakes at Al Qudra, enjoy a picnic or a leisurely ride. Take in Dubai’s beautiful desert sunrise with a waterfront view and spot some local wildlife.
  • Pickup and drop-off from your hotel in a private vehicle
  • Sunrise photo stop
  • Dune drive
  • Light refreshments (coffee, water, soft drink)
  • Picnic breakfast
  • Sandboarding
  • English-speaking driver
  • Stop at Arabian Oryx feeding station
  • Visit to Al Qudra Lake
  • Gratuities
Not suitable for
  • Children under 5 years
  • Pregnant women
  • People with back problems
  • Wheelchair users
  • People with pre-existing medical conditions
Covid-19 precautions

You must book this activity online because the ticket office is closed

Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • You must keep social distance while in vehicles
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask
  • You will receive a mandatory temperature check

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    Important information

    What to bring

    • Jacket

    Not allowed

    • Touching animals

    Know before you go

    • Departure time is between approximately 4 AM - 4:30 AM
    • On a foggy/hazy day the sunrise may not be clear
    • Children aged 5 years and under are not allowed to join the tour
    • Spotting wildlife is not guaranteed
    • Vegetarian options are available, please advise at time of booking if required
    • The local tour operator reserves the right to cancel any part of the scheduled programs because of government decisions, public holidays, weather conditions, or other similar circumstances
    • Guests visiting the UAE during the Summer months (June – September) are advised that peak daytime temperatures sometimes reach 42 – 45 degrees Celsius, it is recommended to take adequate precautions
    • The duration of the actual tour takes 3 – 4 hours, but the driving time from Dubai may take another 60 – 90 minutes depending on traffic conditions and time of day
    Customer reviews

    Overall rating

    5 / 5

    based on 1 reviews

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    Javid was great and very knowledgeable! Thank you for the amazing pictures and experience!

    June 11, 2021

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    Product ID: 390592