Dune driving in sand is an adventure in itself. Courses in sand driving are available, with four-wheel drive vehicles provided along with expert instruction, If you venture out into the interior of the desert you might get lucky and see a variety of wildlife from foxes, hares and lizards to gazelles and eagles. Particularly popular are safaris that culminate in a camel ride, spectacular sunset view followed by a traditional
Arabic Barbecue under the Middle Eastern stars.
One must visit the camel races to experience Dubai fully. The camel races take place on Thursdays and Fridays during the winter months and can be one of the most memorable highlights of any visit to Dubai.