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Best of Egypt, Jordan, and Saudia Arabia Luxury Tour Package

Splendors of the Ancient Sands: A Grand Odyssey through Egypt, Jordan, and Saudi Arabia

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17 Days
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Osiris Tours Advantages

  • Seamless and Personalized Journeys: At Osiris Tours, we offer unmatched service. Our team of experts ensures your journey is tailored to your needs, from airport transfers to customized tours. Relax and let us take care of everything for a seamless experience.
  • Access to Exclusive Sites and VIP Experiences: Discover unparalleled experiences with Osiris Tours, including exclusive access to iconic sites such as the Mummy Room in the Egyptian Museum, historic residences in Cairo, camel rides by the pyramids, luxurious Nile cruises, and unique glamping in Saudi Arabia. With insider perspectives, Osiris Tours transforms your journey into a once-in-a-lifetime adventure, opening doors to unforgettable experiences.
  • Top-tier Accommodations and Culinary Delights: Experience luxurious 5-star hotels, exceptional service, top-notch amenities, and prime locations. Savor the region’s authentic flavors by dining at local hotspots and relishing diverse culinary experiences. We ensure your stay exceeds expectations.
  • Well-planned Logistics for Ultimate Relaxation: We handle all the details, from flights to ground transportation and luggage handling. Our expert guides provide support every step of the way. Sit back, relax, and enjoy a stress-free adventure.
  • Diverse Range of Iconic Sites and Landscapes: Explore three countries with Osiris Tours and discover the rich history and breathtaking landscapes of the Middle East. Visit Petra and the Pyramids of Giza, wander through ancient city ruins, and marvel at natural spectacles from the flowing Nile River to the mesmerizing sands of Saudi Arabia.

Tour Overview

Discover Egypt, Jordan, and Saudi Arabia in 17 Days

Embark on an enchanting 17-day journey, seamlessly traversing the cultural wonders of Egypt, Jordan, and Saudi Arabia. Immerse yourself in the mysteries of Egypt as you unveil the secrets of the Great Pyramids and ancient Memphis. Cruise the timeless Nile, exploring Luxor, Aswan, and the awe-inspiring Abu Simbel Temples.

Transition seamlessly to the captivating landscapes of Jordan, where the rose-red city of Petra awaits your private exploration. Wander through the ancient marvels of Amman and savor the rich Jordanian cuisine. As the sun sets, indulge in the artistry of stargazing in AlUla.

Continue your odyssey to Saudi Arabia, where the historic charm of Jeddah unfolds. Explore the archaeological wonders of AlUla and venture into the unspoiled beauty of the Sharaan Nature Reserve. Engage in unique experiences, from camel rides near the Great Pyramids to a Nile River cruise with breathtaking views.

This once-in-a-lifetime exploration promises a seamless fusion of ancient history, vibrant culture, and breathtaking landscapes across three captivating Middle Eastern countries. Join us for an unforgettable journey through the treasures of Egypt, Jordan, and Saudi Arabia.

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The Great Sphinx of Giza The Great Sphinx of Giza
Petra, Jordan Petra, Jordan – Photo by Ahmad Qaisieh
Jeddah, Saudi Arabia Jeddah, Saudi Arabia – Image courtesy of Dalya Al


Day 1: Arrival in Cairo

Upon arrival at Cairo International Airport, a representative from Osiris Tours, distinguished by the company’s logo, will be waiting to welcome you. This dedicated representative will facilitate a smooth arrival and provide valuable assistance throughout the process of customs and immigration.

Moreover, the Osiris Tours representative will guide you through the intricacies of visa acquisition, ensuring a seamless process for your convenience. Apart from this, the representative will also share their expert knowledge regarding the local culture, providing a preview of the rich history that awaits.

After completing the necessary formalities, the representative will assist you in locating your luggage from the bustling baggage claim area. A private airport transfer will then be arranged to take you to the luxurious Marriott Mena House Hotel, which is a 5-star accommodation in Cairo.

During your transfer, the Osiris Tours representative will act as your guide and storyteller, offering insights into the city’s history and current cultural nuances. As you travel through Cairo, you will get to see the bustling streets, vibrant markets, and the iconic silhouette of the pyramids in the distance.

At the Marriott Mena House Hotel, we will make sure that your check-in process goes smoothly. We will ensure that all of your requirements are taken care of and you have a comfortable stay. Take a moment to relax and unwind, preparing for the captivating days that lie ahead.

Accommodation: Marriott Mena House Hotel (5*)

Cairo Tower, Zamalek, Egypt Cairo Tower, Zamalek, Egypt – Image courtesy of Ahmed Ezzat
Marriott Mena House Marriott Mena House
View from the Marriott Mena House, Cairo View from the Marriott Mena House, Cairo

Day 2: Discovering the Giza Pyramids

Embark on a captivating day of discovery, guided by an expert Egyptologist, as you unravel the mysteries of Giza and delve into the rich history of ancient Egypt.

Begin your day with a mesmerizing exploration of the Great Pyramids, which are iconic symbols of the ancient Egyptian civilization. Marvel at the grandeur of the Pyramids of Giza, especially the colossal Pyramid of Khufu, the largest among the three. Your knowledgeable guide will unveil the architectural marvels and historical significance of these structures, transporting you to the era when pharaohs reigned supreme.

Continue your morning adventure with a visit to ancient Memphis, once the capital of Egypt. Explore its open-air museum, where the colossal statue of Ramses II and other artifacts offer a glimpse into the opulence of this ancient city.

Take a brief drive to Saqqara, an archaeological site home to the world’s oldest step pyramid, the Pyramid of Djoser. Stroll through the ancient burial ground accompanied by your guide, who shares captivating tales of the pharaohs and nobles interred here.

Indulge in a delectable buffet lunch at a local restaurant, treating your palate to a variety of traditional Egyptian dishes. This culinary experience provides an authentic taste of the region’s rich flavors.

Continue your exploration with a visit to the Solar Boat, an ancient vessel discovered near the Great Pyramid. Learn about its fascinating history and symbolic significance in ancient Egyptian beliefs.

Journey to the imposing Chephren Pyramid, the second-largest of the Giza pyramids, and venture into its chambers to uncover hidden secrets. Alternatively, explore the Menkaure Pyramid, with your Egyptologist guide leading each step.

As the day unfolds, stand in awe before the enigmatic Sphinx, the mythical guardian of the Giza Plateau. Delve into the mysteries and legends surrounding this iconic monument, with your guide providing historical context and captivating tales.

Immerse yourself in the enchanting desert ambiance with a sunset camel or horse ride. Witness the sky’s changing hues against the backdrop of the Great Pyramids, creating a magical and unforgettable scene.

Conclude your day with a delightful dinner at a Bedouin restaurant nestled in the heart of the desert. Indulge in an array of flavorful Egyptian dishes while absorbing the hospitality and warmth of the locals. The evening promises an authentic and immersive experience, seamlessly blending history, culture, and the breathtaking landscape of Giza.

Accommodation: Marriott Mena House Hotel (5*)

The Great Pyramids of Giza, Cairo, Egypt The Great Pyramids of Giza, Cairo, Egypt – Image courtesy of Dario Morandotti
Pyramid of Khufu, Giza, Egypt Pyramid of Khufu, Giza, Egypt – Image courtesy of Ameera
Djoser Step Pyramid in Saqqara, Egypt Djoser Step Pyramid in Saqqara, Egypt
The Great Sphinx, Egypt The Great Sphinx – Photo by Pixabay
Camel Ride, Egypt Camel Ride, Egypt – Image courtesy of Raquel Pereira

Day 3: Flight to Luxor and Temple Tours

Begin your exciting third day of exploration with a smooth transition from your hotel to Cairo International Airport in the morning. As Cairo’s bustling streets gradually disappear from view, you’ll board a meticulously planned flight bound for Luxor – a city steeped in history and cultural significance.

Upon touching down in Luxor, you’ll be warmly embraced by the city’s historical aura. A private vehicle, thoughtfully arranged, will be at your service to whisk you from the airport to your meticulously selected hotel, ensuring both comfort and efficiency throughout your stay.

Once comfortably settled, the afternoon beckons for exploration on the East Bank of Luxor. Guided by a knowledgeable Egyptologist, your bespoke tour promises an immersive experience at the Karnak and Luxor temples, two iconic landmarks bearing witness to the remarkable achievements of ancient Egyptian civilization. Each step reveals intricate hieroglyphics, towering columns, and an undeniable sense of history.

Wander through the colossal Karnak Temple, its avenues lined with sphinxes, towering obelisks, and a sacred lake that once played a pivotal role in ancient religious ceremonies. A short distance away, Luxor Temple awaits, showcasing breathtaking architecture, colossal statues, and a captivating blend of ancient and more recent history, evident in the mosque nestled within its walls.

The personalized approach of your Egyptologist guide enables you to delve deeper into the mysteries of Luxor at your own pace. Marvel at the grandeur of the hypostyle halls adorned with intricately carved reliefs, bringing to life the tales of pharaohs and deities. Traverse the avenues of sphinxes that once linked Luxor Temple to Karnak Temple, envisioning the vibrant processions during religious festivals.

Accommodation: Sonesta Star Goddess (5*)

Karnak, Luxor, Egypt Karnak, Luxor – Photo by Kristina Tamašauskaitė
Karnak Temple, Luxor, Egypt Karnak Temple, Luxor – Photo by Mo Gabrail
Karnak temple, Luxor Karnak Temple, Luxor

Day 4: Valley of the Kings and Queens and Temples

Commence your day by visiting the renowned Valley of the Kings, a breathtaking burial ground showcasing the grandeur and complexities of ancient Egyptian tombs. Accompanied by your own private Egyptologist guide, uncover the enigmas within these tombs, adorned with intricate hieroglyphics and vibrant paintings that vividly recount the life and beliefs of the pharaohs.

Continue your journey to the adjacent Valley of the Queens, the final resting place for the esteemed wives of pharaohs and their children. Be mesmerized by the elaborate tombs adorned with breathtaking artwork, a testament to the significance of these individuals in ancient Egyptian society.

Next on the itinerary is a visit to the Colossi of Memnon, two imposing statues representing Pharaoh Amenhotep III. Stand in awe of these colossal figures, each seated on a throne, showcasing the extraordinary architectural and artistic prowess of ancient Egypt.

As the day progresses, make your way to the exquisite mortuary temple of Queen Hatshepsut. This architectural marvel is dedicated to the only female pharaoh who ruled Egypt for over two decades. Explore the grand terraces, colonnades, and stunning reliefs that tell the fascinating story of Queen Hatshepsut’s remarkable life.

In the late afternoon, transition to a leisurely and luxurious experience aboard the Sonesta Star Goddess for a scenic cruise along the Nile River. Marvel at panoramic views of the riverbanks and surrounding landscapes as you glide from Luxor to Aswan. This tranquil cruise provides a unique opportunity to unwind, relish the beauty of the Nile, and immerse yourself in the enchanting ambiance of this legendary waterway.

Throughout the cruise, indulge in the amenities offered on the Sonesta Star Goddess, ensuring that your journey remains not only culturally enriching but also a lavish and comfortable experience. This day of exploration and relaxation along the Nile sets the stage for the subsequent chapters of your remarkable journey through Egypt.

Accommodation: Sonesta Star Goddess (5*)

Djeser-Djeseru - Mortuary Temple of Hatshepsut Mortuary Temple of Hatshepsut, Egypt – Photo by Jeremy Zero
The Colossi of Memnon The Colossi of Memnon
Queen Hatshepsut Temple in the West Bank of Luxor Queen Hatshepsut Temple in the West Bank of Luxor
The River Nile in Aswan, Egypt The River Nile in Aswan, Egypt

Day 5: Nile Cruise to Aswan, Temple Visits

Embarking on an expedition to explore the ancient wonders along the Nile is a journey that promises to be both insightful and awe-inspiring. A visit to the Temple of Horus in Edfu, dedicated to the falcon-headed god Horus, is an essential part of this journey. This temple, which has been well-preserved over the years, is a testament to the architectural and artistic prowess of ancient Egypt. With the guidance of your private Egyptologist, you will have the opportunity to unravel the intricate carvings, hieroglyphics, and architectural marvels that bring this ancient sanctuary to life.

As you step through the towering pylons and into the great hypostyle hall, you’ll be transported back in time, imagining the rituals and ceremonies that once took place within these sacred walls. The Temple of Horus stands as a testament to the skilled craftsmanship and deep devotion of the ancient Egyptians.

Your exploration continues to the inner sanctum, where the sanctuary of Horus resides, adorned with stunning reliefs and statues. Your guide shares the stories of ancient myths and historical events depicted on the temple walls, providing a profound understanding of the religious and cultural significance of this remarkable site.

In the afternoon, consider engaging in optional activities or relaxing on the cruise ship’s deck as you sail along the serene Nile. The cruise provides a unique vantage point to appreciate the landscapes and traditional life along the riverbanks.

Accommodation: Sonesta Star Goddess (5*)

Ancient temple Edfu in Egypt, Entrance view Temple of Edfu
Temple of Edfu - 2 Temple of Edfu – Image courtesy of AXP Photography
The Nile River, Egypt The Nile River, Egypt

Day 6: Nile

Start a refreshing voyage through the ages as we embark on a journey to explore the rich historical tapestry of Egypt. Our itinerary commences with a visit to the captivating Kom Ombo Temple, a Greco-Roman architectural marvel dedicated to the crocodile god Sobek and the sun god Haroeris. Dating back to 180 BC in the Ptolemaic era, this temple features Roman-era expansions that enhance its unique allure.

As we proceed towards Aswan, our journey continues to mesmerize. Experience the grandeur of the Aswan High Dam, a remarkable feat of modern engineering that stands resolute against the Nile’s mighty currents. Our next stop is the Temple of Philae, a spiritual sanctuary dedicated to the Goddess of magic. This breathtaking temple was initially situated on Philae Island, but it was relocated to Agilika Island after the High Dam’s construction.

Explore the ancient artistry at the primary granite quarry’s old site, where an enormous unfinished obelisk serves as a testament to the ancient artisans’ exquisite craftsmanship. A practical demonstration of the meticulous techniques used by these skilled craftsmen to carve imposing obelisks and granite statues will leave you amazed.

In the afternoon, relax and unwind with a private Felucca ride, a traditional sailboat excursion along the Nile’s picturesque stretch. With a personal guide at your service, sail around Kitchener Island, home to the sprawling botanical marvel initiated by the renowned British army leader, Lord Kitchener. Capture the timeless beauty of the Aghakhan Mausoleum and Elephantine Island while gracefully gliding through the tranquil waters.

Accommodation: Sonesta Star Goddess (5*)

Temple of Kom Ombo, Egypt Temple of Kom Ombo
The Philae Temple in Aswan The Temple of Philae in Aswan
Felucca ride Felucca ride – Image courtesy of Gijs Jakobs

Day 7: Aswan – Abu Simbel – Cairo

Begin your day with a leisurely morning in Aswan, soaking in the charm of this picturesque city on the banks of the Nile. A private transfer takes you to the airport, ensuring a smooth and comfortable experience. Board a flight to the awe-inspiring destination of Abu Simbel, a testament to ancient Egyptian grandeur.

Upon arrival, be prepared to be captivated by the colossal statues and intricate carvings of the Great Temple of Ramses II. Learn about the historical significance and marvel at the precision with which the temple was relocated to its current site in a UNESCO-led effort to save it from the rising waters of Lake Nasser. Your guide provides insights into the fascinating history, art, and mythology embedded in the temple’s structure.

Adjacent to the Great Temple stands the Temple of Hathor and Nefertari, dedicated to Ramses II’s beloved queen. The delicate artwork and symbolic representations on the walls showcase the reverence for the queen and the celestial deities.

Following this enriching exploration, board your return flight to Cairo. Upon arrival, you are seamlessly transported back to the heart of the Egyptian capital. Reflect on the day’s journey as you unwind in the comfort of your hotel, ready to continue your exploration of Egypt’s rich heritage the next day.

Accommodation: Four Seasons Nile Plaza (5*)

Ramesses II, Abu Simbel Temple Ramesses II, Abu Simbel Temple
Nefertari in Abu Simbel Temple Nefertari in Abu Simbel Temple

Day 8: Cairo

Accompanied by your knowledgeable guide, start your day with a personal tour of the Egyptian Museum of Antiquities, where you can explore the fascinating history of ancient Egypt. You’ll be amazed by the vast collection of artifacts on display, including the iconic golden mask of Tutankhamun, intricate jewelry, and monumental statues. Your guide will lead you through the various exhibits, providing insights into the significance of each artifact, allowing you to dive deeper into the rich tapestry of Egyptian civilization.

The highlight of the museum tour is the exclusive visit to the Mummy Room, where you’ll come face to face with the preserved remains of some of Egypt’s most legendary pharaohs. Witness the intricate burial practices and learn about the embalming process that played a crucial role in ancient Egyptian beliefs.

Following the museum exploration, embark on a culinary journey through the vibrant flavors of Egypt. A luxury dinner awaits you at Naguib Mahfouz, a renowned restaurant where you can delight in the authenticity of Egyptian cuisine. Immerse yourself in the opulent ambiance of the establishment as you savor traditional dishes prepared with a modern twist.

After your delectable dinner, take a leisurely stroll through Al Moaz Street, a charming area known for its beautiful Islamic architecture and vibrant markets. Engage with the locals, explore traditional shops, and soak in the lively atmosphere of this historic street. As you navigate the winding alleys, you’ll encounter hidden gems, from quaint coffee shops to artisan boutiques.

To conclude this culturally rich day, experience the enchanting Beit El Seheimy. This private visit to a historic residence offers a unique glimpse into the traditional Egyptian way of living. Admire the stunning courtyard adorned with intricate decorations, gaining valuable insights into the architecture and lifestyle of bygone eras. Engage with the friendly hosts, who share stories that bring the history of the place to life. This exclusive visit provides an authentic perspective on the culture and history of Egypt, creating memories that resonate long after your departure.

Accommodation: Four Seasons Nile Plaza (5*)

The Beauty of the Egyptian Museum The Beauty of the Egyptian Museum
The Egyptian Museum in Cairo, Egypt The Egyptian Museum in Cairo, Egypt
Khan El Khalili Restaurant & Naguib Mahfouz Café, Cairo, Egypt Khan El Khalili Restaurant & Naguib Mahfouz Café, Cairo, Egypt

Day 9: Cairo – Jordan

Bid farewell to the bustling city of Cairo as you embark on the next leg of your journey. A private transfer ensures a smooth and comfortable transition from your hotel to Cairo International Airport. As you traverse through the city, catch glimpses of Cairo’s vibrant street life, where the blend of modernity and ancient history is evident in every corner.

Upon arrival at the airport, you will be met by our representative who will assist you in navigating the departure process. From check-in to security, their expertise ensures a hassle-free experience. As you board your flight to Amman, the landscapes below transition from the bustling cityscape of Cairo to the vast expanse of the Jordanian terrain.

Arriving in Amman, the capital of Jordan, you’ll be greeted by another representative at the airport. They will be your guide through the arrival formalities, providing a warm welcome to this fascinating country. A private transfer takes you from the airport to the charming city of Petra, allowing you to unwind and absorb the changing scenery along the way.

As you approach Petra, the ancient rose-red city, the anticipation builds. Nestled between rugged desert landscapes, Petra unveils itself as a testament to the architectural brilliance of the Nabataeans. Check into your hotel, where you’ll find comfort amid the historic surroundings, setting the stage for the adventures that await.

The evening invites you to savor the local flavors of Petra at a carefully selected restaurant. Indulge in a delectable dinner, featuring Jordanian specialties that showcase the rich culinary heritage of the region. Engage in conversations with locals, immersing yourself not only in the taste of Jordan but also in its warm hospitality.

Accommodation: Mövenpick Petra (5*)

Amman, Jordan Amman, Jordan – Image courtesy of Hisham Zayadneh
Mövenpick Resort Petra, Jordan Mövenpick Resort Petra, Jordan

Day 10: Petra

The day begins with a sunrise entrance to Petra, ensuring a magical start to your exploration of this ancient Nabataean city. Accompanied by a knowledgeable private guide, you embark on a journey through the narrow, winding Siq, a dramatic canyon flanked by towering cliffs. The anticipation builds as the rose-red city unfolds before you, revealing the iconic Treasury, a masterpiece of Nabataean architecture.

As you stand before the intricate facade of the Treasury, your guide unveils the historical and cultural significance of this UNESCO World Heritage Site. Marvel at the detailed carvings and the delicate interplay of light and shadow on the sandstone walls. Continue deeper into Petra, discovering the intricacies of the Street of Facades, the Royal Tombs, and the Theater, each telling a unique story of the ancient Nabataeans.

Your journey through Petra includes a visit to the Monastery, perched high on the cliffs. The ascent, whether on foot or by donkey, rewards you with not only a stunning architectural marvel but also panoramic views of the surrounding landscape.

After a morning of exploration, pause for a well-deserved break at the Nabataen Tent Restaurant. Nestled in the heart of Petra, this charming spot offers a delightful setting to savor local specialties, providing an opportunity to immerse yourself in the atmosphere of the stunning desert landscape.

As the day unfolds, your guide tailors the itinerary to your interests, whether it’s delving deeper into the archaeological wonders, taking a leisurely stroll through the vibrant Petra Market, or capturing the changing hues of the city as the sun sets.

Accommodation: Mövenpick Petra (5*)

Street of Facades, Petra, Jordan Street of Facades, Petra, Jordan – Image courtesy of Thales Botelho de Sousa
Petra, Jordan - 1 Petra, Jordan – Image courtesy of Rais

Day 11: Petra – Dead Sea

Experience the thrill of adventure today as you embark on a 2-hour Jeep safari tour through the magnificent Wadi Rum desert landscape. With every turn, you’ll be awed by the stunning natural beauty that surrounds you, and the ancient inscriptions that tell tales of a rich and fascinating history.

Stop for a delicious lunch at one of the cozy camping sites in Wadi Rum, and recharge your senses before continuing on to the Dead Sea.

As you bask in the healing properties of this magical saltwater lake, let the breathtaking sunset views inspire you and fill you with a sense of wonder and awe.

Today’s itinerary promises to be an unforgettable experience that will leave you feeling refreshed, rejuvenated, and inspired.

Accommodation: Kempinski Hotel Ishtar (5*)

Desert camp in Wadi Rum, Jordan Desert camp in Wadi Rum
Dead Sea, Jordan Dead Sea, Jordan – Image courtesy of Reiseuhu

Day 12: Dead Sea – Amman – Jeddah – Arrival & Al Balad trip

Following your morning at the Dead Sea, bid farewell to this natural wonder as a private transfer takes you to Amman airport. Your flight to Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, awaits, and upon arrival, a local representative greets you.

Once in Jeddah, your exploration begins with a visit to the Tayebat Museum, an architectural gem housing an impressive collection of Islamic art and artifacts. Wander through the museum’s halls, immersing yourself in the rich cultural heritage of the region. Learn about the intricate details of Islamic craftsmanship and the historical significance of the artifacts on display.

After the museum, venture into the heart of Jeddah’s old city, Al Balad. This UNESCO World Heritage site is a labyrinth of narrow alleyways, historic buildings, and bustling souks. Stroll through the Al-Balad district, where traditional architecture reflects the city’s rich history, and vibrant markets showcase local craftsmanship. Admire the intricacies of the historic coral houses and experience the lively atmosphere of the markets, where spices, textiles, and handicrafts abound.

For those seeking a bit of retail therapy, a visit to the gold market is a must. Marvel at the dazzling array of gold, silver, and precious stones on display, and perhaps acquire a piece of intricately crafted jewelry as a souvenir of your time in Jeddah.

As the day comes to a close, treat yourself to a delightful dinner at Twina Seafood restaurant, known for its fresh catches and delectable seafood dishes. Enjoy the unique flavors of the Red Sea as you savor the evening in the vibrant city of Jeddah, a perfect blend of tradition and modernity.

Accommodation: Crowne Plaza Jeddah Al Salam, an IHG Hotel (5*)

Jeddah Waterfront, Saudi Arabia Jeddah Waterfront, Saudi Arabia – Image courtesy of the Saudi Tourism Authority
Tayebat Museum, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia Tayebat Museum, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia – Image courtesy of the Saudi Tourism Authority
Al Balad, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia Al Balad, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia – Image courtesy of the Saudi Tourism Authority

Day 13: Bayada Islands Tour

Day 13 of your journey presents an opportunity to explore the treasures of the Red Sea with a visit to the Bayada Islands. This immersive experience promises a day of adventure, breathtaking landscapes, and marine wonders that will leave you with unforgettable memories.

The day’s activities commence with an enchanting boat ride from Jeddah to the Bayada Islands. As you traverse the crystal-clear waters of the Red Sea, you will appreciate the panoramic views of the coastline that will be shared by an expert guide. The guide will provide historical and ecological insights into the islands and the flourishing marine ecosystem surrounding them.

Upon reaching the Bayada Islands, you will dive into a mesmerizing snorkeling experience that will allow you to explore the vibrant underwater world adorned with colorful corals and a kaleidoscope of tropical fish. Your expert guide will ensure that the underwater adventure is safe and enjoyable, regardless of your snorkeling experience.

After the morning adventure, you will have a chance to enjoy a delectable onboard lunch that features a fusion of local and international flavors. This will be while taking in the captivating beauty of the Red Sea, preparing for an afternoon filled with water sports excitement. The afternoon will offer an array of exhilarating water activities, including jet skiing, banana boat rides, and paddleboarding, catering to every thrill-seeker’s desire. You will experience the adrenaline rush as you glide over the azure waters, soaking in the stunning coastal scenery from a unique perspective.

As the day unfolds, you will return to Jeddah for a leisurely bike tour along the picturesque Jeddah Waterfront. You will pedal along well-maintained cycling paths, offering breathtaking views of the Red Sea and the city skyline. With an experienced tour leader guiding you, you will explore iconic landmarks, lush parks, and vibrant promenades. This will be while immersing yourself in the soothing sea breeze and the lively atmosphere of locals and fellow adventurers.

Accommodation: Crowne Plaza Jeddah Al Salam, an IHG Hotel (5*)

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Jeddah Waterfront, Saudi Arabia Jeddah Waterfront, Saudi Arabia

Day 14: Arrival & AlUla Old Town tour with stargazing experience

Upon arriving in AlUla, the city nestled in the northwestern region of Saudi Arabia, a warm welcome awaits you. A private transfer will take you to your hotel, allowing you to settle in and unwind after your travels.

In the afternoon, embark on a captivating tour of AlUla Old Town, a historical marvel that showcases the rich heritage of the region. This town boasts nearly 900 houses, 400 shops, and five town squares, offering a fascinating glimpse into the daily life of its past inhabitants. As you wander through the narrow streets, you’ll encounter traditional architecture, ancient marketplaces, and historic landmarks that tell the story of AlUla’s vibrant history.

As the night falls, the stargazing experience begins. AlUla is renowned for its clear skies and minimal light pollution, providing an ideal setting for an unforgettable night sky observation. Accompanied by experienced guides, you’ll use professional telescopes to explore the celestial wonders above. Learn about the constellations, planets, and galaxies while soaking in the magical ambiance under the vast desert sky.

To conclude the evening, indulge in a delectable dinner, sampling the local cuisine. AlUla is known for its diverse and flavorful dishes, and you’ll have the opportunity to savor a variety of traditional Arabian and international delights, all prepared with fresh local ingredients. The warm hospitality of the locals adds a special touch to this culinary experience, creating lasting memories of your night in AlUla.

Accommodation: Husaak Adventures AlUla Glamping

Local market in old AlUla, Saudi Arabia Local market in old AlUla, Saudi Arabia – Image courtesy of the Saudi Tourism Authority
AlUla, Saudi Arabia AlUla, Saudi Arabia
Stargazing experience at AlUla, Saudi Arabia Stargazing experience at AlUla, Saudi Arabia

Day 15: Hegra & Dadan Tour

Explore the UNESCO World Heritage site of Hegra and immerse yourself in the fascinating history and culture of the Nabatean civilization. Accompanied by an expert guide, discover the well-preserved collection of Nabatean tombs and monuments, and witness the awe-inspiring Maraya Concert Hall, the largest mirrored building in the world. As the building reflects the surrounding landscape, it creates a mesmerizing visual spectacle that will leave you spellbound.

Take a break from the exploration and indulge in the flavors of Arabian cuisine at a carefully selected spot. Savor local delicacies while you soak in the atmosphere and reflect on the ancient echoes that surround you.

The tour then proceeds to the remarkable Elephant Rock, a natural formation that commands attention with its sheer size and captivating beauty. Capture unforgettable photos against the backdrop of this geological marvel and relish the panoramic views of the desert that stretch out before you.

As the day unfolds, delve into the ancient city of Dadan, an archaeological site that offers a fascinating glimpse into the life of the Lihyanites who once inhabited this region. Accompanied by a knowledgeable expert, explore the ruins and artifacts, and gain insight into the daily lives and customs of the ancient inhabitants.

Conclude this enriching day by reflecting on the cultural and historical significance of the sites you’ve visited. The day’s experiences provide a profound understanding of the deep-rooted heritage of this region, connecting you to the rich tapestry of civilizations that have thrived here over the centuries.

Accommodation: Husaak Adventures AlUla Glamping

Tomb of Lihyan Son of Kuza, Hegra, Saudi Arabia Tomb of Lihyan Son of Kuza, Hegra, Saudi Arabia – Image courtesy of the Saudi Tourism Authority
Maraya Concert Hall, AlUla, Saudi Arabia Maraya Concert Hall, AlUla, Saudi Arabia – Image courtesy of the Saudi Tourism Authority
Elephant Rock, AlUla, Saudi Arabia Elephant Rock, AlUla, Saudi Arabia – Image courtesy of the Saudi Tourism Authority

Day 16: Trip to Sharaan Nature Reserve

Experience an unforgettable journey into the heart of the Sharaan Nature Reserve, a vast and breathtaking landscape featuring towering sandstone mountains, rolling sand dunes, and rugged canyons. Commence your day with a guided exploration of The Arch, also known as Rainbow Rock, a mesmerizing natural wonder that stands as a testament to the unique geological formations found in the region. This is an exceptional opportunity to immerse yourself in the magnificence of the reserve and witness its unparalleled beauty.

As you delve into The Arch, your knowledgeable guide unravels the mysteries behind this magnificent structure, sharing insights into the forces of nature that shaped it over centuries. The captivating play of light and shadow on the sandstone surfaces creates a mesmerizing kaleidoscope of colors, providing a breathtaking backdrop for your journey.

After absorbing the wonders of The Arch, you’ll have the opportunity to savor a well-deserved lunch break in a specially curated setting, surrounded by the serene beauty of the Sharaan Nature Reserve. Your culinary experience will be an immersion into local flavors, showcasing the richness of Saudi Arabian cuisine with an array of delicious dishes prepared with fresh, locally-sourced ingredients.

Following lunch, your adventure continues along the Heritage Oasis Trail, a 6-kilometer (3.7-mile) path that winds through some of the most picturesque landscapes in the region. Along this scenic route, you’ll encounter ancient archaeological mud houses, remnants of the historic AlUla Old Town walls, and local farms. Your guide provides fascinating insights into the traditional agricultural practices that have sustained the local community for generations.

Accommodation: Husaak Adventures AlUla Glamping

Sharaan Nature Reserve, Saudi Arabia Sharaan Nature Reserve, Saudi Arabia
AlUla Old Town, Saudi Arabia AlUla Old Town, Saudi Arabia – Image courtesy of the Saudi Tourism Authority
AlUla Heritage Restaurant, AlUla, Saudi Arabia AlUla Heritage Restaurant, AlUla, Saudi Arabia

Day 17: Departure

As your journey through Egypt, Jordan, and Saudi Arabia comes to an end, a private transfer ensures a smooth departure to the airport. Take a moment to reflect on the myriad experiences – from ancient wonders to vibrant cultures.

Say goodbye to the bustling markets, serene boat rides, and captivating historical sites that have left a lasting imprint. Board your flight with a heart full of memories, appreciating the diverse landscapes and cultures encountered.


Marriott Mena House (5*) – Giza, Egypt

Witness the allure of Cairo’s history at the iconic Marriott Mena House, nestled in the shadows of the Great Pyramids of Giza. Since 1869, this 5-star haven has welcomed royalty and political luminaries. Surrounded by 40 acres of lush gardens, the hotel’s opulent interiors boast exquisite antiques, handcrafted furniture, and original artwork. Guests can revel in unparalleled views of the pyramids from their rooms, capturing the magnificence at both sunrise and sunset.

Sonesta Star Goddess (5*) – Cruise Ship, Egypt

Embark on a luxurious Nile journey aboard the Sonesta Star Goddess, an all-suite cruise ship. With 33 suites named after famed composers, the ship exudes elegance and sophistication. The suites, including Beethoven, Mozart, and Chopin categories, feature private terraces for maximum comfort and space. The Sun Deck offers a perfect spot for cocktails and light meals with panoramic water views. Private guided tours of ancient sites, a swimming pool, full-service spa, and nightly entertainment ensure an unforgettable cruise experience.

Four Seasons Nile Plaza (5*) – Cairo, Egypt

Elevate your Cairo experience at the Four Seasons Hotel Cairo at Nile Plaza, occupying 30 stories of the prestigious Nile Plaza. Boasting 365 luxury guest rooms, including 100 suites, the hotel offers spacious accommodations with stunning vistas of the Nile, Zamalek Island, and a 12th-century citadel. Airy interiors with natural wood finishes and stylish furnishings characterize the guest rooms, most of which feature private outdoor terraces for relaxation or dining.

Mövenpick Petra (5*) – Petra, Jordan

Immerse yourself in the historic city of Petra with a stay at Mövenpick Resort Petra, located at the city’s entrance. Decorated with Oriental flair, the resort features 183 newly renovated rooms and suites. Experience a combination of natural stone, handcrafted wood, and Middle Eastern fabrics. Culinary delights await at various on-site restaurants, ensuring a memorable stay in one of the world’s most extraordinary destinations.

Kempinski Ishtar Dead Sea (5*) – Swaimeh, Amman, Jordan

Discover the cultural and historical richness of the Dead Sea area at Kempinski Ishtar Dead Sea. This 5-star luxury hotel offers unique views of the famous salt lake, situated on the lowest point on earth. Surrounded by breathtaking scenery, religious sites, and majestic countryside, the hotel provides an unforgettable stay with its well-appointed rooms, exceptional services, and a perfect blend of contemporary opulence and traditional Arabic design.

Crowne Plaza Jeddah Al Salam, an IHG Hotel (5*) – Jeddah, Saudi Arabia

Indulge in luxury at the centrally located Crowne Plaza Jeddah Al Salam, seamlessly blending contemporary opulence with traditional Arabic design. Positioned near Al Madinah Road and Prince Sultan Road, this 5-star hotel offers exceptional services for both business and leisure travelers. Enjoy a spa massage, take a refreshing dip in the outdoor pool, and savor exquisite dishes at the hotel’s restaurants. Immerse yourself in Jeddah’s landmarks and cultural vibrancy for an unforgettable stay, just 5.9 km from the iconic Floating Mosque.

Husaak Adventures AlUla Glamping – AlUla, Saudi Arabia

Experience desert living at its finest with Husaak Glamping in AlUla, only 15 km from Madain Saleh Tombs. These tranquil glamping units offer a unique blend of nature and comfort against the backdrop of palm trees and a golden sandstone mountain. Thoughtfully designed tents provide privacy and comfort, with modern amenities like Wi-Fi and shared facilities enhancing your connection with AlUla’s natural beauty. Wake up to a magical view of the palm tree canopy and birdsong, as Husaak Glamping guarantees an unforgettable escape into AlUla’s wonders under the starlit desert sky or the refreshing morning sun.

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