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Doha: Desert Safari Dune Bashing and Inland Sea Day Trip

1. Doha: Desert Safari Dune Bashing and Inland Sea Day Trip

Escape the city and explore the beauty of the desert on this day trip with hotel pickup and drop-off in Doha. Be the guests of local Bedouins and get up close and personal with the camels and falcons. Expereince the thrill of riding through the sand dunes in a 4WD Toyota.  Hop aboard a climate-controlled vehicle that picks you up at your doorstep in Doha and be whisked away to the desert. Meet your Bedouin hosts and discover traditional animals like falcons and camels. Ride on a camel for an additional fee.  Blast thorugh the sand dunes in a high-powered 4WD Toyota. Stop to take a photo from the top of a dune. Go all the way to Saudi-Arabia Border where you can stand on the edge of the famed Inland Sea. Return to your accommodation in Doha at the end of your tour. 

Doha: Desert Safari, Dune Bashing Camel Ride & Sandboarding

2. Doha: Desert Safari, Dune Bashing Camel Ride & Sandboarding

Depart Doha city center in the morning or afternoon and venture out to the surrounding desert for the start of a safari tour. Experience the natural beauty of the area aboard an air-conditioned 4WD Land Cruiser. Get beautiful views of the desert sands and perfect photo opportunities as you drive up and down the dunes. See the famous inland sea on the border between Qatar and Saudi Arabia, and climb onto the back of a camel to experience the desert by the traditional mode of transport and complete your exciting day.

Doha: Desert Safari Dune Bashing, Sandboarding, & Camel Ride

3. Doha: Desert Safari Dune Bashing, Sandboarding, & Camel Ride

After being collected from the city of Doha, your professional desert safari driver will drive you out of town to begin your desert safari. This tour is for those looking to have a thrilling experience in the desert in the southern part of Qatar. Enjoy a short camel ride and taste local tea as you prepare for an exhilarating off-road ride over the dunes along the coast where the desert meets the beach, all from the highest dunes in the area. Additionally, join an optional sand-boarding activity. This tour will also provide a chance for you to take some fantastic photographs, as you will stop by the beach to dip your feet into the water of the Arabian Gulf. After your desert adventure, return to your point of origin in Doha.

Doha: Quad Bike, Sandboarding, Desert Safari, Camel Ride

4. Doha: Quad Bike, Sandboarding, Desert Safari, Camel Ride

After being collected by your desert driver from Doha city/Hotel/airport/port by a 4x4 air-conditioned car, you will venture out of town to hit the desert.  On the way, you will have the chance to see Wakra city and the oil city of Messaid, while also having the opportunity to see the oil refineries along the way, including Sealine Beach and the desert gate. While your driver prepares the vehicle for your desert ride, you will enjoy a brief camel ride, hold a falcon and taste a local tea while relaxing in a Bedouin camel camp. You can also prepare yourself for the thrilling dune bashing that awaits you. The dune-bashing journey will take you to the famous inland sea of Khawr al Udayd, including a couple of the best spots for photo opportunities where the sea meets the dunes.  On the way back, you will stop for 30 minutes of quad biking, after which you will head back to Doha to return to your point of origin.

Doha: Desert Tour, Camels, Sand Surfing & Falcon Experience

5. Doha: Desert Tour, Camels, Sand Surfing & Falcon Experience

Discover the desert around Doha on a guided tour in an air-conditioned 4x4 Land Cruiser. Try exhilarating activities like sandboarding, camel riding and dune bashing for a full desert experience.  Get picked up from a location of your choice in Doha and embark on a thrilling desert safari. Drive out of town in a 4x4 air-conditioned land cruiser. The tire pressure of your land cruiser will be adjusted to make your off-road drive smooth once you reach the vast desert plains of Doha. Enjoy an exciting dune bashing session as the land cruiser climbs up the tallest sand dunes. Try sandboarding, another popular desert sport, once you have thoroughly enjoyed bashing the dunes. Feel the thrill as you glide across the sand on a wooden board. Next, slow things down with a relaxing camel ride, which will give you a chance to take in the desert scenery. Take epic photos with the backdrop of this beautiful landscape. You will be transported to your starting point at the end of the tour.

Doha: Desert Safari w/ Quad Bike, Sandboarding & Camel Ride

6. Doha: Desert Safari w/ Quad Bike, Sandboarding & Camel Ride

Get picked up from your hotel or select location in Doha city to begin the trip. Get seated in a comfortable vehicle and enjoy a delightful ride to the charming desert. Upon arrival at the desert, admire the scenery around and get ready to enjoy the desert adventures. Begin the tour with a thrilling 25-minute quad bike ride over the dunes. Next, buckle up your seat belts as you prepare yourself for an adrenaline-filled dune bashing ride in a 4x4 Land Cruiser.  After this, proceed to your sandboarding experience. Strap yourself to the sandboard and slide down the lofty sand dunes. Finally, get ready to experience the spirit of the desert with a short camel ride. Mount the mighty animal and roam around the desert. After the camel ride, the tour will conclude and you will be dropped back to your hotel or selected location in Doha.

Doha: Desert Adventure Quad Bike Safari

7. Doha: Desert Adventure Quad Bike Safari

Meet your Safari Captain when you get picked up from your hotel or selected location in Doha. Embark on an exciting adventure together into the desert. Once you reach your destination, begin the tour with a thrilling quad bike ride. Experience an off-road safari during the 45-minute session and get some amazing photographs along the way.  Discover the desert from a new perspective as you glide across the dunes on the quad bike and feel the rush of adrenaline and the wind in your hair. At the end of your adventure, get dropped off back at your selected location or hotel in Doha by your safari captain.

Doha: Full-Day Combo City Tour and Desert Safari

8. Doha: Full-Day Combo City Tour and Desert Safari

Benefit from pickup at your hotel or the airport in Doha, and drive along the magnificent Corniche to see the old Dhow Harbor. Visit the cultural village of Katara and admire the artificial island of Pearl Qatar. Visit the traditional Souq Waqif bazaar to marvel at vendors selling spices, perfumes, traditional handicrafts, camels, and horses! Make your way south of the city, where the driver will deflate the tires to make the vehicle ready for the off-road dune bashing. Venture into the majestic desert, where you can go for a camel ride like an ancient nomad. Get an adrenaline rush as you drive across the dunes. Make your way to the magnificent Inland Sea to look across the border to Saudi Arabia.

Qatar: Private Safari with Camel Ride and Dune Activities

9. Qatar: Private Safari with Camel Ride and Dune Activities

Depart by 4WD vehicle across the desert terrain of Qatar. Head south for a stop at the charming Sealine Beach, where your driver will deflate the 4WD tires manually to make the vehicle ready for an off-road dune bashing drive. Get the chance to experience the desert from the back of a camel while you wait. Then, hold on tight for the rollercoaster ride across the fantastic dunes. Stop for a sandboarding activity. Continue to the Inland Sea of Khor Al Adaid, overlooking the border with Saudi Arabia. Take in the sweeping sand and sea views before heading back with a stop en route to re-inflate the 4WD tires at the tire shop.

Doha: Northern Qatar Guided History Tour

10. Doha: Northern Qatar Guided History Tour

Begin your tour with a comfortable drive-by vehicle to discover the heritage of Qatar. Stop at Al Zubara fort, an important archaeological site with a fortress that has been turned into a museum. Continue Al Khor, a town known for its harbor and lovely beaches. The next stop is at Al Khor Island, also known as Jazirat bin Ghanim and Purple Island. It accommodates the only archaeological site in the country attributable to the second millennium BC. Next, stop at al Dhakhira city, which used to be a fisherman and pearl hunter village to see the cargo and fishing dhow boats. Finally, you will then head back to Doha.

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This was the most fun I’ve had in Qatar besides attending World Cup matches. Our driver, Zeeshan, was amazing!! The dune bashing and the way he drives gets your adrenaline going! An experience I will never ever forget!

Really fun experience Mehti was our guide and he was really nice and friendly Love the soundtrack he played while bashing through the sand dunes Would do it again

Camels and Falcon is just to take a picture. You don’t ride the camel. The desert ride and surf was excelente

Had an amazing time. Our driver and guide, Omar was well trained and helpful. Highly recommend

Our driver Dahir was amazing! Great playlist, great driver, we all had a blast!