Mysteries & Treasures of the Red Sea and Saudi Arabia

10 Days
Limassol to Jeddah
From (EUR)
4,680
Dates & Pricing

2022 Limassol > Jeddah

You’ll arrive in the Cypriot city of Limassol and, after a day at sea, dock in Port Said. From here, you’ll witness the magnitude of the Great Pyramids of Giza and embark on a traditional Felucca cruise along the mighty Nile River as part of an included excursion. Connecting the Mediterranean Sea and the Red Sea, the Suez Canal is your route to the white sandy beaches and crystal-clear waters of Sharm-el-Sheikh, before heading to Aqaba and enjoying an included excursion to the ancient city of Petra. Your journey continues in the Saudi Arabian destinations of Duba and Al Wajh, which are bursting with historic landmarks and atmospheric old towns just waiting to be uncovered.
Tour Map
Tour Code:
E06P
Duration:
10 days
Departure City:
Limassol
Return City:
Jeddah

Selected Itinerary

10 Day Itinerary

  1. Day 1 - Limassol, Cyprus

    Your luxury yacht cruise begins in the charming Cypriot city of Limassol, where you’ll be transferred to your superyacht to embark on your journey through Saudi Arabia and the Red Sea.

    Please book your flight to arrive into Limassol prior to 02:15 PM.

    Meals Included: Dinner

  2. Day 2 - At Sea

    Today is yours to relax on board your luxury superyacht, taking advantage of the wealth of on board amenities.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  3. Day 3 - Port Said, Egypt- Transit Suez Canal

    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. During your included EmeraldPLUS excursion, travel back in time to ancient Egypt and witness the magnitude of the Great Pyramids of Giza, one of the seven Wonders of the Ancient World, guarded by the Great Sphinx, before embarking on a traditional Felucca cruise along the mighty Nile River.

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    The Great Pyramids of Giza and Felucca cruise on the Nile

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  4. Day 4 - Transit Suez Canal

    Connecting the Mediterranean Sea and the Red Sea, the Suez Canal it is one of the world’s most heavily used shipping lanes. Experience the spectacular magic of sailing through this 100-mile engineering genius that has permanently changed the face of maritime trade.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  5. Day 5 - Sharm El-Sheikh, Egypt

    Located on the southern tip of the Sinai Peninsula, Sharm-El-Sheikh is loved by many for its warm climate, white sandy beaches, and crystal-clear waters, making it the perfect spot for snorkelling and diving to discover the Red Sea’s vibrant coral reefs and marine life. During your included excursion on the Egyptian Riviera, relax at a private beach and enjoy an unforgettable trip on a glass bottom boat, showcasing the unspoiled and pristine beauty of the Red Sea underwater world.

    Included Excursion

    Naama Bay visit and glass bottom boat trip

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    Snorkelling at Ras Mohammad National Park (extra expense)

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  6. Day 6 - Aqaba, Jordan

    As Jordan’s only coastal port, the idyllic town of Aqaba has long been a greatly important part of Jordanian life. Rich in history and marine biodiversity, Aqaba is blessed with vibrant coral reefs and a fascinating array of sunken vessels making it one of the best diving spots in the Red Sea. Its Old Town is home to the 14th century Mamluk Fort, while Aqaba Archaeological Museum offers a captivating insight into the town’s history. As part of an included EmeraldPLUS excursion, get ready to be inspired by the UNESCO World Heritage-listed site of Petra, an ancient rock-carved Nabatean city once lost for almost 1000 years to the Western world.

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    Guided tour of Petra with lunch included

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  7. Day 7 - Duba (Neom), Saudi Arabia

    Lovingly known by locals as the ‘Pearl of the Red Sea’, Duba is a small port city in the Tabuk region and is the nearest Saudi Arabian port to the Suez Canal. This undiscovered treasure is bursting with history, fresh seafood restaurants overlooking the harbour, picturesque beaches, and the historic King Abdulaziz Fort.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  8. Day 8 - Al Wajh (AlUla), Saudi Arabia

    Located in the Tabuk Province in north-western Saudi Arabia, the coastal city of Al Wajh is known not only for its pristine white sandy beaches and its mostly abandoned old town – Al Balad, but for being the gateway to AlUla, Saudi Arabia’s first UNESCO World Heritage-listed site, and home to the tombs of Hegra, and one of the oldest cities on the Arabian Peninsula.

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    Discover AlUla (UNESCO Site) (extra expense)

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  9. Day 9 - At Sea

    Enjoy a day sea on board your superyacht, perhaps choose to visit the on board spa, or spend the afternoon relaxing poolside.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  10. Day 10 - Jeddah, Saudi Arabia

    Your luxury yacht cruise ends in Jeddah, where you’ll disembark your superyacht for your transfer to the airport.

    Please book your flight to depart out of Jeddah after 01:00 PM.

    The itinerary is a guide only and may be amended for operational reasons. As such Emerald Cruises cannot guarantee the cruise will operate unaltered from the itinerary stated above. Please refer to our terms and conditions for further information.

    Meals Included: Breakfast

Tour inclusions

YOUR CRUISE INCLUDES
  • 9 nights on board your superyacht
  • Airport transfers to and from the ship
  • The services of an Emerald Cruises Tour Manager
  • Port taxes and charges
  • All tipping and gratuities

INCLUDED EXCURSIONS
  • Naama Bay and glass bottom boat trip

EmeraldPLUS
  • The Great Pyramids of Giza and Felucca cruise on the Nile
  • Guided tour of Petra with lunch included

DINING HIGHLIGHTS
  • 26 superb meals including 9 Breakfasts (B), 8 Lunches (L), 9 Dinners (D)
  • Including a Welcome and Farewell Reception & Dinner
  • Complimentary wine, beer and soft drinks with lunch and dinner on board

Pricing & Availability