Crossroads of Empires: Cyprus, Israel, Egypt & Jordan

October 22, 2021
14 Days
Small-Ship Cruise
100 Guests
From $11,990
Dome of the Rock, Jerusalem, Israel

Expedition Highlights

  • Discover seven amazing UNESCO World Heritage Sites that recall the glory of several ancient civilizations.

  • Wander through the impressive ruins of Kourion, set on a high bluff overlooking the Mediterranean.

  • Embark on an overnight excursion to Luxor, meander down the sphinx-lined entrance, and bask in the grandeur of the Luxor Temple at twilight.   

  • Visit important historic sites in Israel including the Sea of Galilee, Tel Aviv, Old Jaffa, Acre, and Jerusalem.

  • Enjoy a daylight transit of the Suez Canal and learn about its construction and ancient trade routes.

  • Explore the majestic Wadi Rum Valley and enjoy a sumptuous lunch surrounded by dramatic desert scenery.

Expedition Team

Caledonian Sky

The all-suite, 100-guest Caledonian Sky is a spacious, yet intimate, expedition vessel. Refurbished in 2018, her beautifully designed public spaces include a single-seating dining room, a large lounge with piano, elegant bar, enclosed panoramic viewing deck, sun deck, library, and small gym. All suites have an ocean view and feature a sitting room, en suite bathroom, flat-screen television, spacious wardrobes, and dressing table. The Caledonian Sky carries a fleet of Zodiacs, available for accessing remote shorelines and islands and is equipped to offer scuba diving.

Additional Exploration

Post-Trip Extension:
Petra & the Dead Sea
From $5,490

Visit the legendary ruins of Petra, one of the Seven New Wonders of the World; float in the mineral-rich waters of the Dead Sea; and discover the ancient city of Jerash on this comprehensive post-voyage extension to Jordan. 

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