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6 desert safaris you two must go on this anniversary: Don't miss no. 5

6 desert safaris you two must go on this anniversary: Don't miss no. 5

If you and your partner love sand dunes and safaris, then these 6 destinations are perfect for the anniversary special vacations.

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1. Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates "Adventurous activities done: Dune bashing with the desert safari tour..."

Lastminute.com reviewer Arcangela shares, "1. Too warm; Food is good and catered for all tastes. 2. We booked a desert evening safari, spent a day in the Yas' island parks and went Sightseeing as well. All great! 3. Abu Dhabi is an amazing city with impressive sights. I highly recommend the desert tour and the parks (Waterworld and Ferrari) for the ones up to an adventure. If not renting a car, make sure to research and negotiate prices with taxi drivers beforehand to avoid being taken advantage of. De-stressing tips: Hotel swimming pool and private beach, Cycling, Shopping in Marina Mall. Adventurous activities: Dune bashing with the desert safari tour, Rides in Yas Waterworld, Rides in Ferrari World. Sightseeing places: Sheik Bayed Mosque - favourite, Presidential Palace, Etihad Towers, Corniche beach. Romantic experience: Stargazing at the end of the desert safari tour. I liked: Seeing the desert and driving through it."

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2. Hurghada, Egypt "Did a desert safari and quad biking."

Lastminute.com reviewer Sian says, "Weather was fabulous, lovely and hot. Did a desert safari and quad biking. Went in a submarine and saw the coral and fish. Adventure activities: Quad biking. Places you saw: Desert safari, Submarine trip. Romantic on trip: Hotel was nice, restaurants were nice and romantic. Like most in trip: Swimming pools and fabulous weather."

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3. Albufeira, Portugal "Sightseeing places: Desert safari, Lisbon day tour, cave and dolphin watching."

Lastminute.com reviewer Sara adds, "Absolutely perfect for April time, the weather is splendid the party scene is non-existent and is perfect for a family holiday and get-togethers would highly recommend. De-stressing tips: Cave watching. Sightseeing places: Desert safari, Lisbon day tour, cave and dolphin watching. Friend's experience: Just being together at the hotel and relaxing by the pool. I liked: The weather...."

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4. Doha, Qatar "Desert Safari was great... Doha was amazing. We loved the souk and the atmosphere around the place."

Lastminute.com reviewer Matthew says, "Doha was amazing. We loved the souk and the atmosphere around the place. Highly recommend Damascas one restaurant, service was 10/10. The best moment was the visit to the newly opened museum in Qatar. An architectural masterpiece. Sightseeing places: Desert Safari was great. Museum of Qatar was a masterpiece. Museum of Arabic art- 10/10, Souq Romantic experience: Perfect evening meal in Damascas one and boat trip across from the old town to the city centre after. I liked: The people, culture, cuisine and activities."

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5. Marrakech, Morocco "[E]njoyed the desert safari and the tea with local villagers..."

Lastminute.com reviewer Sophia adds, "Amazing food very hot weather. I had so much fun and the excursions were magical. Adventure activities: Enjoyed the desert safari and the tea with local villagers was an amazing experience to learn about their culture them food is amazing. Places you saw: I have visited the mountain, the markets, the primaries and some other cities also the cascade. Like most of the trip: I love everything, to be honest, it's a wonderful country."

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6. Dubai, United Arab Emirates "Dubai is just a beautiful, peaceful city to visit."

Lastminute.com reviewer Ray says, "Excellent. We stayed in Atlantis Dubai the water park was amazing, the restaurants were welcoming and the food was very tasteful. We visited the emirates and Dubai malls, the malls were simply amazing the big Brand shops were very friendly. We enjoyed the desert safari tour most. Dubai is just a beautiful, peaceful city to visit. Food experience: We went to Ossiano restaurant and the food was amazing. We also went NOBU and Saffron and their food was also very excellent. My kids enjoyed NOBU most. Adventurous activities: In Atlantis, we did a lot of activities in the water park and we extremely enjoyed being there. Sightseeing places: The desert safari tour was amazing. Romantic experience: Dining in the Ossiano restaurant with my wife, just watching the fishes(so many of them). Simply amazing. Kid's experience: They enjoyed the water park activities most, and also the kid's clubs in Atlantis. I liked: Staying in Atlantis and the shopping in Dubai mall."

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