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MIDDLE EAST SIGHTSEEING TOURS WAYS TO GO

Looking for the adventure of a lifetime? Our Middle East travel experiences will be like nothing you’ve ever seen before. This ancient region is full of stunning landscapes from the Sahara Desert to the mighty Nile and the Dead Sea. The man-made wonders are just as impressive - from the Rose City of Petra to the Great Pyramids of Giza. Discover delicious cuisines and vibrant cultures, as we take you on the Middle East vacation of your dreams.
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3 Continents Cruise Moderate A

4.3 8 reviews

From £2,247

Visiting

  1. Cyprus

    Limassol

  2. Egypt

    Cairo Port Said

  3. Greece

    Athens Rhodes

  4. Israel

    Ashdod

  5. Turkey

    Kusadasi

3 Continents Cruise Moderate B

From £2,402

Visiting

  1. Cyprus

    Limassol

  2. Egypt

    Cairo Port Said

  3. Greece

    Athens Rhodes

  4. Israel

    Ashdod

  5. Turkey

    Kusadasi

Best of Egypt

4.6 322 reviews

From £2,350

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Internal flights included

Visiting

  1. Egypt

    Aswan Cairo Edfu Kom Ombo Luxor

Best of Israel

4.5 246 reviews

From £2,375

Visiting

  1. Israel

    Acre Bethlehem Caesarea Jerusalem Lower Galilee Nazareth Tel Aviv


Best of Israel and Jordan

From £3,795

Visiting

  1. Israel

    Acre Bethlehem Caesarea Jerusalem Lower Galilee Nazareth Tel Aviv

  2. Jordan

    Amman Jerash Petra Wadi Rum

Best of Israel and Jordan with Dead Sea Extension

From £4,075

Visiting

  1. Israel

    Jerusalem Masada Bar Yehuda Tel Aviv Tiberias

  2. Jordan

    Amman Jerash Wadi Rum

Best of Turkey

4.8 434 reviews

From £1,795

Visiting

  1. Turkey

    Ankara Antalya Aspendos Canakkale Cappadocia Ephesus Gallipoli Goreme Hierapolis Istanbul Izmir Konya Pamukkale Pergamon Perge Troy

Wonders of Ancient Egypt

4.5 359 reviews

From £2,825

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Internal flights included

Visiting

  1. Egypt

    Aswan Cairo Dendera Giza Kom Ombo Luxor Philae


All you need to know about Middle East Sightseeing Tours

What is the Middle East famous for?

The Middle East is famed as a hotspot of history, culture and spirituality. There are ancient cities like Petra, Luxor and Ephesus, stunning mosques, bustling bazaars and souks, well-preserved castles and fortresses, vast deserts and oases, and religious landmarks from Jerusalem and Bethlehem to Mount Sinai and Mount Nebo. Don’t forget the incredible hiking trails, diving spots, beaches, wildlife reserves and vibrant cities!

Where to travel in the Middle East?

If you’re looking for the best Middle East holiday spots, you’ve got plenty of options. See the ancient pyramids and temples of Egypt and cruise down the mighty Nile. Explore the historic sights and natural wonders of Israel and Jordan like Petra, Jerusalem and the Dead Sea. Or discover the treasures of Turkey like Istanbul’s bazaars, Cappadocia’s mystical landscapes, and the fascinating history of Gallipoli and Troy.

What is the best time to visit the Middle East?

Planning a tour of the Middle East? It’s best to visit in Spring (April and May) or Autumn (October and November), when the weather is warm and dry and there are fewer crowds. If you visit between June and September, come prepared for high temperatures over 40°C. Also be aware of Ramadan, Islam’s sacred ninth month. The dates for Ramadan change each year, so be sure to check this before you book your trip.

Is it safe to travel to the Middle East?

The Middle East is a large and diverse region, and it’s important to check the travel and safety advice for your specific Middle East travel destinations before you go. When you travel with Trafalgar, your safety is our top priority, and we are always working behind-the-scenes and on the ground to ensure your wellbeing on our Middle East travel tours.


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