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Hatta Safari From Dubai

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  • Stunning picture postcard scenery and magnificent photo-opportunities
  • A delightful dip in the pools at Hatta
  • Lunch at Hatta Fort Hotel is included
  • An English-speaking guide will accompany you


Leave the city behind you and escape into the rocky wilderness. Explore the desert and mountains around Dubai and discover the region's historical past. Take an adventurous drive through the desert and dramatic red-rock landscape in a 4x4 vehicle and stop for a break at a Wadi.

Visit the attractive heritage village of Hatta and admire the romantic old Fortress and the house of the Sheikh. Watch the traditional way of watering dates and take a cool fresh dip in the idyllic Hatta pools before lunch. Enjoy a tasty set menu at the Fort Hotel and return to Dubai feeling refreshed and relaxed.

We have a range of special rates for this tour. Advance bookings (more than 67 days) will receive a discount of 12% while bookings received for summer 2015 dates will benefit from 8% discount. (Please note these savings cannot be combined)


For your adventurous Hatta Safari From Dubai you will be picked up from your hotel by a 4X4 vehicle around 0800h (08:00am).(Please make sure you are ready for your hotel pick-up as the driver is unable to wait for latecomers.)

Your tour takes you to the old village of Hatta, the only mountain resort in the Emirates and a 45 minutes ride from Dubai. We stop at the Friday market where you can find a variety of fruits, pots and carpets.

Enjoy the spectacular views of the desert and the rocky mountain passes before stopping at the Hatta Heritage Village. You will continue your trip through rough roads and green fields before entering the dry river bed. The Hatta Wadi winds through the mountain with lush green oasis and refreshing water pools. So don’t forget to bring your swimsuits and towels.

Your last stop is the Hatta Fort Hotel, where you will enjoy a tasty lunch. Beverages are payable upon consumption. Facilities like swimming pool, mini golf, and archery are available at the hotel (extra charges apply). Indicative menu for lunch at the Hatta Fort

Appetizers: Choice of:
Deep Fried Calamari Rings with garlic mayonnaise
Soup of the Day freshly made from the finest ingredients
Greek Farmers Salad (lettuce, tomato, cucumber, olives, peppers, onions and fetta cheese tossed in Oregano dressing).

Main Course: Choice of:
Traditional Fish and Chips - golden fried fish with crispy fries
Fried Breast of Chicken marinated with Cajun spices with pappadew compôte accompanied by a fruity wild rice
Mountain View Burger - beef burger topped with dill pickle tomato relish and cheese
Shroom Chicken Burger - chicken patty seasoned with paprika and herbs topped with creamed mushrooms
Bio Burger - double vegetable burger loaded with melting cheese

The tour leaves Hatta Fort around 1400 hours (2:00pm) and on arrival back in Dubai you will be dropped at your hotel.

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Really enjoyed this trip and is a must do if in Dubai. The guide was brilliant and made everyone feel welcome. Very safe driver and great sense of humour.... Geoffrey M Prior

We had a small group on the tour which was very nice. The guide we had was helpful and patient. Would appreciate if we had more time to look at the places we stop by and got to... Elvira Shamsuddin

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Activity Schedule

When does it run?

Monday, Wednesday & Saturday


Approx 6 hours

Start time

Pick up starts at 0800h (08:00am) and tour starts at 0830h (08:30am).

Meeting point

Your hotel in Dubai city center.
(Please mention your hotel details at the time of booking. If you do not have this information now, please contact the local activity operator 48 hours prior to the start of the tour with these details).

Ending point

You will be dropped back at your hotel

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  • Hotel pick-up and drop-off
  • Transportation in a 4X4 vehicle
  • English speaking guide
  • 2- course Lunch at Hatta Fort Hotel
  • Soft drinks and mineral water


  • Beverages
  • Facilities at the hotel like, Swimming pool (approx 10US$ per person), Mini-golf (approx 5US$ per person), Archery (approx 7US$ per person)


If you would like to swim, remember to bring your swimming costume and towel. It is also a good idea to bring sun-screen and a hat. Don't forget the camera but we strongly advise you not to take photos of Arab women without permission. Photography of government and military installations is prohibited

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Please note

Please call the activity operator at least 48 hours prior to start of the tour to confirm the pick up details

The maximum waiting time for the hotel pick-up is 10 minutes. The driver has to leave after this time has elapsed. Cancellation or refund is not allowed if you miss your pick-up time.

This tour needs a minimum of 4 passengers to operate, should this minimum passenger requirement not be met for your chosen date every effort will be made to offer you an alternative date, should that not be possible you will be offered a full refund.

We have 2 special rates available for this tour

Summer Special:Discount of 8% when you travel between 01 May 2015 to 30 Sep 2015 (Not combinable with Early Bird).

Early Bird:Discount of 12% when you book 67 days in advance. Valid for all travel dates not covered by the summer special.

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Additional info

  • The confirmation voucher includes the local activity operator’s contact details and local telephone numbers at the destination. They will happily answer any logistical questions you may have.
  • Littering in the desert is a punishable offence & offenders may face penalties.
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Cancellation policy

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  • "Totally recomended" Really enjoyed this trip and is a must do if in Dubai. The guide was brilliant and made everyone feel welcome. Very safe driver and great sense of humour....
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