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United Arab Emirates Active & Adventurous Vacations

  • Off-road desert safari

Why is UAE a great place for an active & adventurous vacation?

The UAE holds more action and adventure than many places ten times its size.  There are a plethora of water sports to indulge in around the Gulf. Steering in the completely opposite direction is the desert with it’s unending activities that adventure seekers will love to participate in.  For a truly unique experince, try indoor skiing, skating oroutdoor sky diving . The options are endless. 

What are the top active & adventurous vacations/activities to do in UAE?

One of the most popular activities is the Sun and Sand Safari in the desert. Go dune bashing with a little bit of hiking along with a desert barbecue that is an enjoyable evening for all.  Water sports are always popular in the Gulf with jetski rentals, private speed boat rentals, flyboards and perhaps try your hand at some Deep Sea fishing.  For the bravest of souls, try a Dubai Atlantis Shark Safari experience and get up close and personal with an abundance of underwater life.


Active & Adventurous

  • Experience Dubai

    FIRST-CLASS | PRIVATE-GUIDED: This vacation is perfect for travellers looking for more than a traditional city tour. It combines a private tour in Dubai with a trip to Ferrari World in Abu Dhabi and nature experiences, including a sunset drive and BBQ and a full day Jeep adventure to nearby wadis and desert landmarks.
    6 Days
    Prices From:
    US$ 1,300
    Trip Type:
    Active & Adventurous, Private Experiences, Stopovers/City Breaks, Tailor-made Travel Ideas
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  • Luxury Desert Discovery

    DELUXE | TAILOR-MADE: Discover the elegance and romance of the desert on this escape to Qasr Al Sarab in the United Arab Emirates. Tucked away in the Rub Al Khali Desert southwest of Abu Dhabi and Dubai, this 5-star hotel promises gorgeous accommodations and access to the history, culture, and magnificent landscape of the UAE.
    3 Days
    Prices From:
    US$ 1,255
    Trip Type:
    Active & Adventurous, Bucket List Travel Ideas, Stopovers/City Breaks, Tailor-made Travel Ideas
    United Arab Emirates See Trip Details
  • Dubai Overnight Safari

    FIRST-CLASS | TAILOR-MADE: Experience the desert like the Bedouins do on this overnight glamping experience near Dubai. Ride camels, watch falconers put on dazzling displays, and sleep on a sand dune beneath the stars at the Dubai Desert Conservation Reserve.
    2 Days
    Prices From:
    US$ 707
    Trip Type:
    Active & Adventurous, Safaris Worldwide, Tailor-made Travel Ideas
    United Arab Emirates See Trip Details
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