Desert Buggy Adventures: What You Need to Know

Desert Buggy Adventures: What You Need to Know

Dubai deserts and the surrounding areas are ideal for thrilling off-roading tours like desert buggy rides and ATV Quad biking. Such tours and activities are suitable for every skill level and allow you to explore and visit a completely different side of the city that many people don’t know about.

So, if you are thinking of trying something exciting and adventurous in Dubai with a group of friends then buggy tours are a perfect choice. Here is everything you need to know about them.

Important Things to Remember Before the Dune Buggy Tour

Here are 4 important things to remember if you are planning a dune buggy tour in Dubai:

  • Choose a Reputable Tour Company

Book your desert buggy tour from a well-reputed company that has several years of experience. Read customer reviews and check company ratings before making a final decision. A good follows required safety guidelines and ensures the tourists have a memorable experience while exploring deserts.

Also, check whether the company is authorized and licensed to conduct dune buggy tours and other desert adventures in Dubai.

  • Choosing the Right Buggy Model

When you are looking for deals remember to choose the right dune buggy model that suits your skill level and needs. Dune buggies come in many models that vary according to seating capacity and engine levels.

When talking about seating capacity you have a choice between 1,2 and 4-seater models. The latter models are best for family-friendly and group tours because they can accommodate more people.

When it comes to engine types you have a choice between Polaris and Can-Am models. The Polaris models are best for beginners because they are easy to drive and handle, whereas the Can-Am models are fast and can only be driven by experts and seasonal riders.

Important Things to Remember Before the Dune Buggy Tour
  • Wear the Safety Equipment Provided

Remember to wear the safety equipment provided by the tour company before hopping on the buggy. The equipment usually includes a helmet, a pair of gloves and goggles.

The desert rides like buggy tours and quad biking are risky and if tourists are not careful they might end up injuring themselves in an accident. Therefore it is important to come prepared. Besides wearing safety equipment please remember to follow tour guide instructions, drive at a safe speed limit and also fasten seat belts. 

For additional safety please read our Ultimate Guide to Dune Buggy Dubai Adventures.

  • Read the Terms and Conditions of the Package

When going for the final booking of the buggy tour please make sure to read the terms and conditions of the package to ensure that there are no hidden costs involved that the tourists must be aware of.

Additionally, reading the terms and conditions will provide you with important information regarding the cancellation and refund policies. In the event of an emergency or bad weather, knowing these policies can save you from a lot of trouble. Most companies offer a 100% refund for cancellations made within 24 hours of booking. Beyond this period, booking charges may apply.

Preparing for the Buggy Tour

Here 3 important tips to know when preparing for buggy tours:

  • Wear comfortable clothes in which you feel relaxed, because the temperatures in deserts tend to get hot and humid which can make you uncomfortable during the tour. T-shirts with shorts and long skirts for women are the best choice. Don’t wear heels; shoes and sandals are the best choice for desert tours.


  • Please drink plenty of water during the tour. The desert adventures are very physically exhausting and you can get dehydrated very quickly which can turn into something serious. Drinking water, juices or energy drinks keeps your hydration levels high and you can therefore have a comfortable ride.


  • Pack some other essential items as well which you might need on the tour. Like a camera to capture the beautiful desert scenery and memorable moments of the tour and medicines if any have been prescribed by the doctor.


This is everything there is to know about dune buggy adventures in Dubai. Plan a tour with your family or group of friends and set out to explore the beautiful deserts and see a different side of the city that is peaceful and breathe some fresh air.

For more information regarding buggy tours please call Enduro Bike Adventure and we’ll be happy to help you out.

Muhammad Bilal Mohsin

Muhammad Bilal Mohsin

Senior Content Writer at Enduro Bike Advanture
Muhammad Bilal Mohsin, an accomplished writer, has crafted over 1500 pieces of publications on the tourism and travel industry. His writings transport readers to far-off destinations which describe engaging narratives, cultural discoveries, and scenic places that are sure to get the attention of the readers and inspire them to travel and find out for themselves. It's Bilal's concise and evocative writing style that makes him a trusted source of knowledge and information.
Muhammad Bilal Mohsin
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