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Middle East

Prepare to unearth a world of intrigue, in which towering pyramids, sand-covered tombs, medieval bazaars and ancient temples await. From the deserts of Egypt to the mysteries or Iran. The middle east is a region that is sure to capture your heart.

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From the great pyramids to the stone city of Petra, spanning multiple continents, the region known as the Middle East, is a melting pot of history and culture

  • Cruise the Nile in style and experience the wonders of Egypt's ancient culture and traditions
  • Persepolis is among the world's greatest historical sites - a shining gem in the crown of Persian architecture
  • Petra is a UNESCO World Heritage-listed wonder. Marvel at this red city carved from stone
  • Discover an impressive place of worship for Zoroastrians, known as a 'fire temple' in Iran
  • Over 3,000 years old, the temples of Abu Simbel were built by Pharaoh Ramses II as an act of ego, pride and love
  • The Egyptian city of Luxor’s size, grandeur and unparalleled archaeological heritage makes the former Egyptian capital ideal for exploration


Cairo offers you prime access to the Great Pyramid of Giza and the Great Sphinx of Giza, while the ancient temples of Luxor eagerly await your exploration. A relaxing cruise along the Nile River takes you up close to ancient wonders in style.
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