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Camel Riding in Maspalomas Dunes

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From $16.13

259 reviews   (3.85)

Price varies by group size

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Pricing Info: Per Person

Duration: 30 minutes

Departs: Gran Canaria, Gran Canaria

Ticket Type: Mobile or paper ticket accepted

Free cancellation

Up to 24 hours in advance.

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Experience camel riding on this Gran Canaria adventure. You'll take a 30-minute ride across the dunes of Maspalomas, taking in views of the rolling landscape along the way. Departure time is flexible to suit your schedule.

What's Included


Professional guide

What's Not Included

Food and drinks

Hotel pickup and drop-off

Traveler Information

  • INFANT: Age: 0 - 2
  • CHILD: Age: 3 - 12
  • ADULT: Age: 13 - 99

Additional Info

  • Due to comfort and weight, passengers weighing over 110kg or 220lbs, will not be able to experience a camel ride
  • Face masks required for travellers in public areas
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Infants and small children can ride in a pram or stroller
  • Public transportation options are available nearby
  • Regularly sanitised high-traffic areas
  • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
  • Wear/bring comfortable clothes, sunscreen, a hat, and water
  • Children younger than 3 years can ride with their parents for free
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Gear/equipment sanitised between use
  • Hand sanitiser available to travellers and staff
  • It is not possible to book a timetable, a camel ride starts every 20 minutes, from 09:00 am to 11:00 am
  • Regular temperature checks for staff
  • Service animals allowed
  • Suitable for all physical fitness levels

Cancellation Policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours before the scheduled departure time.

  • For a full refund, you must cancel at least 24 hours before the experience’s start time.
  • If you cancel less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time, the amount you paid will not be refunded.


Really Good!
kehiyanak, 28-09-2022
It was a great experience! We didn’t have to wait long which perhaps due the time of year. Overall, great experience and a nice time.
Friendly people.
160antonias, 19-09-2022
Clean and nice place.
The staffs are very friendly, and the Miguel really make us feel like we are at home.
Very fun and the best price
846subik, 26-08-2022
Uttara was very helpful and giving my family the best price possible. Go to her with any questions if you are unsure
Camel ride
andydonaldson555, 30-09-2022
Well organised trip,and very helpful staff.
Really enjoyed the experience.
Only real fault was lack of signs to the dromedary
Arrive early!
KayRo91, 22-08-2022
The camel riding itself was enjoyable.
We arrived not long after 10am and the queue was huge.

Despite having pre-paid tickets, we couldn't get on a camel ride until 1pm, so had to go to the nearby beach to pass the time.

The man at the desk said you need to arrive much closer to 9am even if you have a pre-paid ticket as it's pretty much first come, first served.

The walk off the main road down to the camel place is also quite tricky terrain with a buggy (a lot of sand and gravel).
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Z7388FLjessicab, 09-09-2022
Not much to do here so booked camels as something a little different. We bought tickets online and was told to arrive between 9-11 am to get a space. On arrival at approx 0940 there was about 100+ people waiting around. We joined what we thought was the queue and waited approx 30 mins against a shaded wall- thank god for this shade!

We then got to the desk and showed our prebooked voucher for this date and was told we would be on the next ride.. which was going to be at 1pm. Slightly caught us off-guard as we didn’t expect to be waiting around for 3 hours.

We walked down to the town/shopping centre had a look around and waited until we went back 20 mins to 1.

We was then shouted for our number (on ticket given earlier) and sat onto our camel. Ride was fun, was taken around the dunes, not much to look at and very slow however something different for 30 mins.

On return you can purchase your picture for €5 (there’s a man who takes two photos of you very quickly 1. Before the camel stands up and 2. Shortly after you set off on your ride, so be aware they will be taken with short notice!

All staff are nice and friendly and the excursion is over before you know it.

We made the mistake of walking right out of the camel area/up the long road so was unable to get a taxi until we had walked at least a mile.

Overall, recommend for something different just don’t be expected to be blown away with excitement. Good value for money and make sure to get there at 0900 if you don’t plan on spending the whole day in maspalomas :)