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Sahara Desert

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Amazing soft sand

If you ever get to go to the Sahara Desert you must take a ride on a camel. Take a small container with a lid or buy a cored sand ornament made by one of the locals.

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 30, 2015
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Thornton Cleveleys, United Kingdom
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Thornton Cleveleys, United Kingdom
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26 reviews 26 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

If you ever get to go to the Sahara Desert you must take a ride on a camel. Take a small container with a lid or buy a cored sand ornament made by one of the locals.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

Really great to experience the Sahara Dessert. The heat, the fine dessert sand and the wide views. Not to keen on returning any time soon, since the terorristic acts in Northern Africa the past months.

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Glasgow
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26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2015

Weird on this place...... wasn't expecting power pylons in the desert!!! however after a lengthy smelly camel ride, much begging along the way.... must say its worth the experience

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9 reviews 9 reviews
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

It was amazing to ride quads and camels and see the beduins in their natural environment, adrenaline was high and the food served was amazing. It was a great adventure.

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England
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

Road into the desert for about an hour in single file lines, stopped for traditional Egyptian tea then went on to echo mountains where we all shouted our names to hear them being 'Shouted back'. We then went on back but at a faster speed, was amazing but it was so dark with only the lights on the quads we... More 

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Essex, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

Not sure if I'm reviewing the correct one as I thought it was called 'Ultimate Desert' but the day trip we attended was brilliant. We booked through Thomson at our hotel Premier Le Reve, and embarked on a day filled with so much! When we arrived we were sat down and given a complimentary drink and bottles of water to... More 

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Skopje Region, Republic of Macedonia
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

Don't forget to be dressed in white if you go during the summer. It is a good trip especially if you have a safari too.

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Manchester, England, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014

Absolutely incredible. Out in the desert for 10 Hours and absolutely worth every penny. The staff were amazing, the quad bikes were fun and even got to see a real mirage.

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Vilamoura, Portugal
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

Jeep Safari, fun and different, but a little contrived, regarding the Bedouin village. Would have liked to been able to see the sunset in the desert, but the ride back was exhilerating.

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Belgrade
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38 reviews 38 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

really interesting and worth experiencing. make sure to bring sun glasses, and to visit Bedouin village.

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Address: Address: Egypt
Location: Africa  >  Egypt  >  New Valley Governorate

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