Discover Egypt, Israel & Jordan

19 Days
Limassol to Aqaba
From (NZD)
$ 14,280
$ 12,024
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2021 Limassol > Aqaba

Work your way south from Limassol, to the Israeli port city of Haifa and onwards to Ashdod. Cruise the Suez Canal from Port Said towards Safaga, before enjoying the resort towns of Sharm el-Sheikh and Eilat and spend two days in the Jordanian city of Aqaba. Have a further visit to Sharm el-Sheikh and Safaga before cruising onto Nuweibaa in the eastern part of Egypt’s Sinai Peninsula. Travel onwards to the beautiful Israeli port of Eilat, before your cruise concludes in Aqaba.
Tour Map
Tour Code:
2P05
Duration:
19 days
Departure City:
Limassol
Return City:
Aqaba

Selected Itinerary

19 Day Itinerary

  1. Day 1 - Limassol, Cyprus

    Your luxurious super yacht, Emerald Azzurra, begins in the Cypriot city of Limassol.

    Situated on the southern coast, Limassol is a picture-postcard view of modern Cyprus. Its cosmopolitan marina is lined with glitzy bars, cafes and restaurants, beautifully contrasted with its 14th century castle, a reminder of its Byzantine past.

    Meals Included: Dinner

  2. Day 2 - Haifa (Tel Aviv), Israel

    Described as ‘Israel’s San Francisco’, Haifa is home to breathtaking scenery and fascinating culture. Set in the foothills of Mount Carmel, the country’s third-largest city features the Bah’ai Gardens, a UNESCO World Heritage Site and a pilgrimage for those of Bah’ai faith.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  3. Day 3 - Haifa (Tel Aviv)

    From the top of Mount Carmel, the beauty of Haifa reveals itself with views from the Louis Promenade stretching from the Port of Haifa to Western Galilee. The German Colony is an absolute must-see.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  4. Day 4 - Ashdod (Jerusalem)

    The coastal city of Ashdod plays a major role in the teachings of the Bible. It’s where the Philistines were said to have captured the Ark of the Covenant, and today it still marks the starting point for pilgrimage to the Holy Land.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  5. Day 5 - Alexandria, Egypt

    Founded by Alexander the Great, the city of Alexandria has a wealth of history and legend. Egypt’s second-largest city was the country’s ancient capital for over 1,000 years and provided an important trading route between the Mediterranean and Red Sea.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  6. Day 6 - Alexandria

    Immerse yourself in the culture of the ‘Pearl of the Mediterranean’. Dating back to the 15th century, Qaitbay Citadel is recognised as one of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World, and is said to contain remnants of Alexandria’s original 3rd century BC lighthouse.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  7. Day 7 - Port Said

    Situated at the mouth of the Suez Canal, Port Said has a long, proud maritime heritage. This dramatic city was a cosmopolitan hub during the 19th and early 20th century, and today is a major Egyptian business centre.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  8. Day 8 - Port Said

    History is etched into every aspect of Port Said. The city’s lighthouse is its oldest building dating back to the city’s creation, while the Coptic Orthodox Church features an icon of St Mary, which is believed to produce holy oil.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  9. Day 9 - Transit the Suez Canal

    The iconic Suez Canal has been a key shipping route between Europe and Asia since its creation in 1869, with ships carrying over 300 million tonnes of goods per year.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  10. Day 10 - Sharm el-Sheikh, Egypt

    At the base of Egypt’s Sinai Peninsula, is the luxurious resort of Sharm el-Sheikh. Traditional and modern Egypt comes together as centuries-old mosques and bazaars nestle neatly next to elegant hotel resorts. The region is also renowned for its diving sites.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  11. Day 11 - Sharm el-Sheikh

    In recent years, Sharm el-Sheikh has become a vibrant holiday destination thanks to its stunning beaches and perfect azure waters.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  12. Day 12 - Aqaba, Jordan

    Situated on Jordan’s southern coast, the idyllic city of Aqaba is rich in history and marine biodiversity. Blessed with vibrant coral reefs and a mesmerising array of sunken vessels, it is widely regarded as one of the best diving spots in the Red Sea.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  13. Day 13 - Aqaba

    As the country’s only port, Aqaba has long been a hugely important part of Jordanian life. Its Old Town features the 14th century Mamluk Fort, while Aqaba Archaeological Museum offers a fascinating insight into the town’s past.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  14. Day 14 - Sharm el-Sheikh, Egypt

    At the base of Egypt’s Sinai Peninsula, is the luxurious resort of Sharm el-Sheikh. Traditional and modern Egypt comes together as centuries-old mosques and bazaars nestle neatly next to elegant hotel resorts. The region is also renowned for its diving sites.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  15. Day 15 - Safaga

    The traditional starting point for pilgrims of the Nile Valley embarking on their journey to Mecca, Safaga is a setting of soothing tranquillity.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  16. Day 16 - Safaga

    Acquaint yourself with the stunning white-sand beaches of Safaga, and take in the dramatic views over the Red Sea.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  17. Day 17 - Nuweibah

    Translated as “bubbling springs” in Arabic, Nuweibah lies on the Gulf of Aqaba and was historically inhabited by the Bedouin tribes, Tarabin and Muzeina.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  18. Day 18 - Eilat, Israel

    Israel’s “window on the Red Sea”, Eilat is a resort town of pristine beaches and a vibrant nightlife. Gateway to the Negev desert, it offers moments of tranquillity in the serene surrounds of Eilat Mountains Nature Reserve.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  19. Day 19 - Aqaba, Jordan

    Your spectacular yacht cruise comes to an end in Aqaba where you’ll disembark Emerald Azzurra for your transfer to the airport, taking unforgettable memories with you.

    Meals Included: Breakfast

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