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Our most recommended Sharjah Nature & Adventure

Dubai: Safari, Quad Bike, Camel Ride, and Buffet Dinner

1. Dubai: Safari, Quad Bike, Camel Ride, and Buffet Dinner

Explore the desert on this SUV tour from Dubai. Cruise up, down and through desert dunes in Land Cruiser. Drive an ATV over sand dunes before enjoying live entertainment and dinner at a Bedouin camp. Begin by exploring the desert and get a glimpse of the harshness and intensity of the desert sands. Later on, try dune bashing in a 4x4 Land Cruiser (which is fully equipped with all necessary safety features) and sandboarding on the silky red-sand dunes. Next up is the quad bike area, where you will receive a short briefing of safety instructions before enjoying the thrill of riding an ATV over the vast sands. Finally, relax in a traditional Bedouin-style camp, where you can indulge in activities like camel riding and henna painting. Enjoy being entertained by belly and folk dancers while eating a delicious barbecue dinner.

Dubai: Evening Desert Safari with BBQ Buffet Dinner

2. Dubai: Evening Desert Safari with BBQ Buffet Dinner

Avoid the urban sprawl of Dubai on an action-packed experience in the desert. Drive across the dunes and visit a traditional Arabic Bedouin camp. Head to a Bedouin camp and experience the traditional Arabic reception of coffee and dates on arrival. See the camp at your own pace, cover yourself in traditional Arabic clothes, and take pictures. Have the opportunity to ride a camel and stop across the desert to watch the beautiful sunset. Enjoy having henna painted on your hands or feet. Listen to music while drinking tea or Arabic coffee at the campsite. Taste a delicious barbecue dinner and try the famous Arabic shisha water pipe. Gaze at a star-lit belly dance performance around the campfire before you return to Dubai or Sharjah.

Dubai: 2-Hour Evening Dhow Cruise and Dinner

3. Dubai: 2-Hour Evening Dhow Cruise and Dinner

Take a relaxing 2-hour tour on a Dubai dhow under the evening stars and feast on international treats as you cruise. Set sail onboard a traditional Arabian dhow. Once onboard, enjoy a sumptuous feast of Arabic and international cuisine while gently gliding past the souks, banks, and palaces of Dubai’s glittering waterfront. A friendly driver will pick you up at your hotel and take you to the pier, where you will board a traditional Arabic dhow, typical waterborne vessels of the Persian Gulf traditionally used by pearl fishers. As you set off, you will glide past the wonderful illuminated skyline of Dubai at night, and feast on Arabic and international specialties in the comfort of the onboard dining area. The dhow offers an international open-buffet with appetizers, salad, fish, meat, several desserts to choose from. At the end of your romantic evening of soaking up the vibrant atmosphere of Dubai at night, your driver will be waiting to take you back to your hotel.

Mleiha Desert Safari with Sandboarding, Stargazing & Dinner

4. Mleiha Desert Safari with Sandboarding, Stargazing & Dinner

Step away from the hustle and bustle of the city and venture to its pristine dunes. Enjoy an evening of adventure with a desert safari accompanied by dining, stargazing, and cultural experiences. Start your tour with a pickup from your centrally located hotel. Meet your private driver and board your air-conditioned transportation. Admire the contrasts of the city’s urbanscape and the desert’s isolated sand dunes. Get a glimpse of agricultural life, rock formations in the desert. Visit the famous Fossil and Camel rocks. Thrill-seekers can sandboard and dune bash across the vast desert landscape. Drive to the Archaeology Museum in Sharjah which blends history, nature and culture. Gain insight on ancient Arab tradition. Take time to look around and take pictures. Capture breathtaking views of the desert during sunset. Enjoy a beautiful evening exploring the stars and planets with an experienced guide. Unwind with a traditional dinner at Mleiha Café before heading back to Dubai.

Desert Drive & Wadi Shawka Pool Visit

5. Desert Drive & Wadi Shawka Pool Visit

Explore the best-kept treasures of Arabia on this mountain safari experience. Get a glimpse of desert life and agricultural life with rock formations deep in the desert such as fossil and camel rocks. Continue your adventure with sandboarding and an exciting dune bashing experience. Enjoy an exhilarating adventure to the deep trenches and waters of Wadi, the region’s natural water pools. Wadi Shawka in Ras Al Khaimah is neighbored by the Hajar Mountains and the valley consists of rocky terrain, farmland, water pools, wildlife, and plenty of parking and camping spots. Wadi Shawka is a perfect place for family picnics and get-togethers in nature. Swim back through it or turn back a little bit and climb a small hill to bypass it.

Sharjah: Hop-On Hop-Off Bus Tour

6. Sharjah: Hop-On Hop-Off Bus Tour

Sharjah is a lively and exciting city, with interesting artifacts and monuments located at every corner, reflecting a perfect harmony between the past and present. The city sightseeing tour buses provide tourists and visitors a novel way to discover all its charms and its rich cultural heritage. This unique service facilitates visiting and exploring Sharjah’s stunning tourist attractions in the best possible way. A day on the on this hop-on hop-off double decker bus tour allows visitors to take in the most enjoyable and memorable experiences in Sharjah, as it visits all the emirate’s famous landmarks. The tour starts from Al Majaz Waterfront, the newest tourist destination in Sharjah, with a wide variety of leisure facilities including restaurants/cafés and great attractions, such as Mini Golf, Splash Park, and indoor and outdoor play areas in addition to the breath-taking multimedia Sharjah Fountain.  Leisure Tour stops: 1. Central Souq I2. Palm Tree Oasis3. Al Noor Island4. Al Majaz Waterfront5. Al Majaz Amphitheatre6. Al Montazah & Flag Island7. Al Khan Beach I8. Al Khan Beach II9. Sharjah Aquarium10. Al Qasba11. Sahara Centre12. Sharjah City Centre

Dubai: Evening Desert Safari with Camel Ride & Sandboarding

7. Dubai: Evening Desert Safari with Camel Ride & Sandboarding

Get out of Dubai for a bit on a desert safari tour. Sit in a Bedouin tent and learn about desert life as you take part in traditional cultural activities. Start your tour with a pickup from your hotel in Dubai. Hop into a 4x4 when you reach the outskirts of town and zip through the sand dunes on your way to the campsite. When you get there, go on a camel ride and experience this traditional form of desert transport. Follow up your ride with some flavored shisha in a Bedouin tent and try some sandboarding. Immerse yourself in the local culture with a captivating belly dance. Sip on some traditional Arabic coffee. After your cultural experience, venture out of the tent and enjoy the desert sunset. Afterward, try on traditional costumes or get a henna tattoo. Finish off your tour with a buffet dinner featuring local favorites. Get dropped off back at your hotel at the end of the tour after dinner.

Dubai: Guided Dune Buggy Driving Experience in the Desert

8. Dubai: Guided Dune Buggy Driving Experience in the Desert

Drive a two person dune buggy through the desert with this tour in Dubai. Stop in the middle of the desert to snap pictures of the stunning landscapes. Try the unique sport of sandboarding on the dunes. Travel to the tour supplier's desert camp and meet your dune buggy instructor. Learn how to use the dune buggy comfortably before setting off on your adventure through the desert. Look for graceful gazelles and the horned Arabian Oryx as you ride along. Break sand dunes with the strength of the Polaris buggy. Take a friend along to occupy the double seats. Experience the rush of sandboarding down a desert dune. Take a break in the desert where you can soak up the natural environment or capture some pictures of you with the dune buggy. Return to the tour supplier's camp at the end of the tour.

Hatta Safari & Honey Bee Garden Visit

9. Hatta Safari & Honey Bee Garden Visit

Start your half-day trip into the desert and the Hajar Mountains with a drive eastward through the desert interior. On the way, let your guide know if there are any sights that you want to see more of during your trip; your tour is private, so the schedule can be tailored to your wishes. As you head toward Hatta, watch as the landscapes change from open expanses to dunes, and then to the rocky foothills of the Hajar Mountains. Learn about Hatta from your guide and see an old trading settlement and rock pools nestled into the mountain slopes. Stop to enjoy a picnic breakfast and continue to Jebel Maleihah, nicknamed Fossil Rock after the ancient marine fossils embedded in its slopes. The Honeybee Garden is your next stop in Hatta where you learn all about the fascinating art of beekeeping and honey-making. Afterward, make your way through the imposing Hajjar mountains to Hatta Dam.

Sharjah Half-Day Tour in Spanish

10. Sharjah Half-Day Tour in Spanish

Take a tour of Sharjah with your Spanish guide. Sharjah has been recognized by UNESCO for increasing the visibility popular traditions of Arab culture and is the cultural capital of the Arab world.  Explore Sharjah and learn about the third most populated city in the United Arab Emirates, which is center of education in the Middle East. Your Spanish-speaking guide will take you past all the main attractions, including the University, Blue Souk, King Faysal Mosque and Islamic Museum. See the Blue Souk, where beautifully decorated buildings are linked by a pair of equally adorned bridges.

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What people are saying about Sharjah

Overall rating

4.7 / 5

based on 1,555 reviews

It was a amazing experience! Everything was perfect! Ahmed is very nice! We have to say thank you so much for our day! Safari, the quadri bike, sun , presentation at dinner , musics …We really enjoyed it and extremely recommend this tour. Also the food was delicious! Patricia and Nayara.

Excellent activity! Our guide Ahmed was very caring. Incredibly kind. He didn't hesitate to take pictures of us at each stop/activity. The dinner at the camp was delicious and the jeep ride suuuuper nice, we had a good laugh. I recommend this activity 10000%

What a great day trip. It had everything! Highlight of the day was definitely the dune blasting and Ahmed handled the 4x4 like a pro! Highly recommended

It was great experience and the staff where very friendly. Enjoyed the complete trip with lot of memories.

My tour guide was Nadeem, he is an excellent tour guide experience of sand dunes bashing was amazing!!