Dubai: Hot Air Balloon, Desert Safari, Quad Biking, and More

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Dubai: Hot Air Balloon, Desert Safari, Quad Biking, and More

From £293.67 per person

Enjoy the sunrise from 4000 feet above the ground in a hot air balloon after a morning drive across the red dunes of the Dubai desert. Experience sunrise in desert with a multitude of unforgettable experiences.

About this activity

Free cancellation
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Covid-19 precautions
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Duration 5 hours
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Instructor
English, Arabic
Pickup included
From the lobby of your hotel.

Experience

Highlights
  • Enjoy spectacular views of the Dubai Desert Conservation Reserve from a hot air balloon
  • Experience the sunrise from 4000 feet above the ground
  • Have your photo taken with a falcon and enjoy an Arabic-style buffet breakfast
  • Ride a camel and a quad bike over the red dune sands
  • Catch a glimpse of local wildlife like camels and gazelles on a desert safari
Full description
Your desert adventure begins early in the morning when you’ll be picked up from your hotel and taken to Margham Desert for a refreshment and briefing from the pilot. Next, you’ll be driven over the red sand dunes of the Dubai desert to your takeoff location, where you’ll witness the inflation of the hot air balloon on the ground. After takeoff, you’ll float above the Arabian desert and enjoy the sunrise from 4000 feet above the ground, taking in breathtaking views of the Dubai Desert Conservation Reserve and native wildlife. Once you’ve landed, you'll be driven back to Margham Desert to freshen up and have your photo taken with a falcon. Next up, you’ll have a safety talk before experiencing the thrill of quad biking over the desert dunes and enjoying a camel ride. On the safari, your guide will drive you in a 4x4 vehicle over towering sand dunes, deep into the heart of the desert. At your destination, enjoy an authentic Arabic-style breakfast before being dropped off back at your hotel.
Includes
  • Pickup and drop-off
  • 45- to 60-minute balloon ride depending on weather
  • Flying experience certificate signed by the pilot
  • Gourmet Breakfast in a Traditional Bedouin Camp
  • Falcons at camp for viewing and photography
  • Quad biking
  • Camel ride
  • Horse riding
  • Edited flight video (optional)
Not suitable for
  • Pregnant women
  • People with back problems
  • People with heart problems
  • Wheelchair users
  • People afraid of heights
  • Children under 5 years
  • People over 70 years
Covid-19 precautions
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

    • Passport or ID card
    • Comfortable shoes
    • Warm clothing
    • Sunglasses
    • Comfortable clothes

    Not allowed

    • Pets
    • Luggage or large bags
    • Smoking

    Know before you go

    • The balloon ride consists of 16-20 passengers
    • Car transfers occur in groups unless a private transfer is requested
    • Please make sure to pay careful attention to the pilot's instructions
    • When travelling with children, please ensure they remain under parental supervision at all times
    • Bags are not permitted on board the balloon
    • The maximum weight limit for 1 adult is 120 KG, any passengers above this weight will be charged double
    • It's mandatory for all the passengers to submit a copy of their ID (e.g. passport/driver's license/government ID)
    • All passengers must sign a self-declaration/indemnity form before takeoff
    Customer reviews

    Overall rating

    4.8 /5

    based on 4 reviews

    Review summary

    • Guide
      4.7/5
    • Transportation
      5/5
    • Value for money
      5/5
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    4 May 2021

    Very safe, I recommend!

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