October 26 - November 16, 2019
Tour Status - Available
Enjoy the sights as you cruise and visit Rhodes, Jerusalem, Aqaba, Luxor, plus many more!
Described as “A Ditch in the Desert” and is one of the world’s most
important waterways connecting the Mediterranean Sea to the Red Sea through the Isthmus of Suez.
What's Included in This Cruise:
ALL FARES INCLUDE:
2-FOR-1 All-Inclusive Fares
FREE Business Class Air* on All Intercontinental Flights with FREE Transfers Between Airport and Ship
FREE Unlimited Shore Excursions
FREE Unlimited Beverages Including Fine Wines and Premium Spirits
FREE Open Bars and Lounges Plus In-Suite Mini-Bar Replenished Daily
FREE Pre-Paid Gratuities
FREE Specialty Restaurants
FREE Unlimited WiFi
Oct 26, 2019 - Sat - Barcelona, Spain*
Arrive into Barcelona and transfer to the port to board the Seven Seas "Voyager” for a spectacular cruise that will take you through the Suez Canal. Welcome Aboard! Set Sail at 5:00 PM
*Airfare into Barcelona is at an additional cost.
Oct 27, 2019 - Sun - Cruising the Mediterranean Sea [B/L/D]
First day at sea.
Oct 28, 2019 - Mon - Valletta, Malta Arrive: 8:00 AM - Depart: 4:00 PM
Malta’s major port and capital, the entire city of Valletta was inscribed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1980. The centerpiece is the impressive 19th century Mosta Dome, visible from anywhere on the island, with its inlaid marble floor and the gilded, carved stone flowers set around the interior dome. For a tranquil afternoon, stroll the San Anton Palace Gardens, artistically laid out in Three Villages - Attard, Lija and Balzan. Or, for spectacular vistas, take a day tour to Dingli Cliffs, which offer striking views of the sea and rugged coastline. Valetta is also a portal to day trips to nearby Mdina, with its landmark Baroque Cathedral of St. John; and Rabat, the provincial township that was once part of the Roman city of Melita, where you can explore several fascinating archaeological digs.
Oct 29, 2019 - Tue - Cruising the Mediterranean Sea
Another day at sea. Another chance to explore the "Voyager".
Oct 30, 2019 - Wed - Rhodes, Greece Arrive: 8:00 AM - Depart: 4:00 PM
Renowned as the site of the former Colossus of Rhodes, one of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World, Rhodes was home to the Knights of St. John from the 12th to 16th centuries. Their famous Palace of the Grand Masters remains a “must-see,” as are many of the inns occupied by the Crusaders and the replica of the old church. For a more in-depth look at the city, visitors can take in the Archeological where the Acropolis of Rhodes and the ancient stadium offer perfect photo opportunities.
Oct 31, 2019 - Thu - Limassol, Cyprus Arrive: 10:00 AM - Depart: 7:00 PM
Limassol is the jumping off point to explore the ancient riches of Cyprus.View ruins, vast groves of lemons, oranges and olives, majestic mountains and scenery, and stunning beaches. Visit Lemesos Castle, where Richard-the-Lionheart married Berengaria of Navarre, and its fascinating museum. Or stroll through ancient Curium and admire its stunning mosaics, theater, basilica and panoramic views over the sea. Venture inland to Nicosia and its wonders, the Cathedral of St. John, the Venetian fortifications, a restored old town and mosque and the Museum. Take home some lovely lace, copper items, jewelry and pottery. Enjoy a selection of appetizers so extensive it can be a hearty meal as well as fresh seafood accompanied by a delicious glass of wine.
Nov 01, 2019 - Fri - Jerusalem (Haifa), Israel Arrive: 6:00 AM - Depart: 11:00 PM
Visit the land of miracles - Galilee, the Jordan River, the Mount of the Beautitudes and Tabgha, or venture to Nazareth, home of the young Jesus. See the largest hanging gardens in the world at the Bahai Gardens of Haifa. The Panorama Center in Central Carmel offers some of the country’s best women’s clothing stores. For antiques and crafts, head to the boutiques on Massada Street. South of Haifa, the artists’ village of Ein Hod offers hand-blown glass, pottery, silver, gold, and crafts. From French to Continental to Middle Eastern cuisine, dining choices abound. Fresh fish and grilled lamb dishes are the highlight. The best dessert is homemade kanafeh, a traditional ancient dish of baked sweet cheese, pistachio and honey.
Nov 02, 2019 - Sat - Suez Canal Transit
The 193.30 km (120 miles)-long Suez Canal is an artificial sea-level waterway located in Egypt and connects the Mediterranean Sea with the Gulf of Suez, a northern branch of the Red Sea. Officially opened in November 1869, the Suez Canal is one of the most heavily used shipping routes in the world, witnessing the passage of thousands of vessels every year.
Nov 03, 2019 - Sun - Suez Canal Transit
The canal, which separates Asia from the African continent, offers a shortest maritime route between Europe and the regions that share a border with the Indian Ocean and the Western Pacific Ocean. The journey from Europe through the Mediterranean Sea and the Red Sea, transiting through the Suez Canal, cuts around 7,000 kilometres off the journey compared to the one carries out through the South Atlantic and southern Indian oceans. The canal also connects the Port Said in northeast Egypt with Port Tewfik at the city of Suez in the south.
Nov 04, 2019 - Mon - Sharm El Sheikh Arrive: 8:00 AM - Depart: 9:00 PM
Located on the Sinai peninsula, Sharm el Sheikh has been the site of pivotal religious events. At the foot of Mount Horeb lies the Greek Orthodox Monastery of St. Catherine, said to be the Mount Sinai of the Old Testament and the place where the prophet Moses encountered the Burning Bush and received the Ten Commandments. Pilgrims have been traveling to this site since the 5th century, and each day hundreds of visitors come to pay their respects. Sharm El Sheikh is also the diving and snorkeling mecca of the Red Sea region.
Nov 05, 2019 - Tue - Luxor (Safaga), Egypt Arrive: 6:00 AM
Cross the Nile to the famed Valley of the Kings and the magnificent tomb of Tutankhamen and the huge mortuary temple of Queen Hatshepsut. In the evening, witness the fabulous sound and light show at Karnak. Take a jeep safari into the desert to a Bedouin settlement for sweet tea and flatbread and enjoy the dramatic beauty of the sunset over the sands. Overnight aboard "Voyager".
Nov 06, 2019 - Wed - Luxor (Safaga), Egypt Depart: 5:00 PM
Buy lovely hand-painted papyrus copies of tomb paintings, mother-of-pearl inlaid boxes, alabaster trinkets, jewelry, and replicas of ancient artifacts. Enjoy sizzling lamb dishes, falafel, and myriad other Middle Eastern and Egyptian specialties.
Nov 07, 2019 - Thu - Aqaba, Jordan Arrive: 5:00 AM - Depart: 7:00 PM
Aqaba, in southwestern Jordan, is the only seaport of Jordan. It is also our gateway to Petra, which dates back to perhaps 7000 BC and was one of the earliest known farming communities in the Middle East. The town was built out of solid red rock and features intricate carvings. It was once the capital of the flourishing Nabataean civilization that stretched from the Mediterranean to the Red Sea. Enter the site through a half-mile long chasm and come face-to-face with the magnificent Treasury, Petra’s ancient masterpiece.
Nov 08, 2019 - Fri - Cruising the Red Sea
A day at sea to check over your memories and relax after these days at sea.
Nov 09, 2019 - Sat - Cruising the Red Sea
Another day to explore and enjoy the moments aboard "Voyager".
Nov 10, 2019 - Sun - Cruising the Gulf of Aden
Located between Africa and Asia, it forms the natural separation between the countries of Somalia and Yemen. Gulf of Aden waters flow into the Red Sea through the Bab el Mandeb (strait), and because it provides an outlet to the west for Persian Gulf Oil, it's now one of the world's busiest shipping lanes.
Nov 11, 2019 - Mon - Cruising the Arabian Sea
The biggest river flowing into the Sea is the Indus River. The Arabian Sea has two important branches — the Gulf of Aden in the southwest, connecting with the Red Sea through the strait of Bab-el-Mandeb; and the Gulf of Oman to the northwest, connecting with the Persian Gulf.
Nov 12, 2019 - Tue - Salalah, Oman Arrive: 9:00 AM - Depart: 6:00 PM
The Sultanate of Oman is situated on the southeast coast of the Arabian Peninsula, neighboring Saudi Arabia and Yemen. In 1970, the son of Sultan Said bin Taimur overthrew his father's government and renamed the nation the Sultanate of Oman. During the Persian Gulf War, Oman served as a landing base for the allied forces. Salalah is gateway for visitors to explore the site of "Jebel Qarra," fabled to be the tomb of the biblical Job.
Nov 13, 2019 - Wed - Cruising the Arabian Sea
The Arabian Sea is a sea between Arabian Peninsula and the Indian peninsula. It covers around 4,600,000, km. The Arabian Sea one of the warmest seas.
Nov 14, 2019 - Thu - Muscat, Oman Arrive: 8:00 AM - Depart: 5:00 PM
Muscat is the capital of Oman, a sovereign country. Muscat has been important since the 6th century BC, when Persians controlled the port. It was under Portuguese domination from 1508 to 1650, and subsequently the Iranians gained control of the city. Muscat became the capital of independent Muscat and Oman in 1741- the country’s name was changed to just Oman in 1970. Muscat offers a number of exciting excursions including dolphin watching and off-road desert adventures.
Nov 15, 2019 - Fri - Dubai, United Arab Emirates Arrive: 1:00 PM
Located in the northeast United Arab Emirates, bustling Dubai attracts visitors with its international facilities and exotic, yet cosmopolitan lifestyle. Known as the Hong Kong of Arabia, Dubai’s modern duty-free shopping malls and traditional souks offer some of the best bargains in the world on such luxury items as gold jewelry and designer creations. For a more historic outing, visitors can explore the museum at Al Fahidi Fort or venture out into the Old Quarter of Bastakia.
Nov 16, 2019 - Sat - Dubai, United Arab Emirates - End of Cruise*
Disembark this morning and transfer to the airport for your flight back to North America
*Airfare from Dubai is at an additional cost.
Per Person, Double - $17,199.00 CAD Category "F"
Other categories available
Single Occupancy - Call our office for pricing
Initial Deposit - $3,000 at time of booking
Final Payment - is due prior to July 31, 2019