Jewels of Arabia

From $3449 (was $3699)

per person, double occupancy, excludes roundtrip airfare

25 Days
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This program is currently sold out but new dates are coming soon! Call 877-332-6185 for more details.

Introduction

Ancient history. Hanging gardens. Black sand beaches warmed by the desert sun. YMT is proud to announce this itinerary unlike any other in our portfolio—discover the highlights of a region where antiquity and the modern world collide on this journey across 8 exotic nations!

Trip Includes

Sightseeing
  • Rome
  • The Vatican City
  • Athens
  • Cyprus
  • Israel
  • Egypt
  • Suez Canal
  • Jordan
  • Oman
  • Abu Dhabi
  • Dubai
Cruise Accommodations
  • 20 Nights
  • Cruise aboard Norwegian Cruise Line's Norwegian Spirit
Hotel Accommodations
  • 3 Nights
  • Moderate hotels based on twin/double occupancy
Meals
  • All meals onboard ship
  • 2 Breakfasts and 1 Dinner on land portion
Service
  • A professionally trained English-speaking local tour director who is knowledgeable of the area and will provide you with a wealth of information. Their friendly service will make your trip a memorable experience.
Baggage Handling
  • To and from your hotel room and cruise ship cabin throughout your tour for one piece of Checked Baggage per person.

Activity Level

Activity level easy going

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Passports and Visas

Passport Requirements for U.S. Citizens as of January 1, 2019:
For all countries listed below, all guests must have a passport that is valid for at least 6 months beyond the return date of this tour (March 3, 2020) and have at least one blank visa page available. 

Visa Requirements for U.S. Citizens as of January 1, 2019:
For each country, the travel requirements for US citizens are provided below:
Italy:  No visa is required for a stay of up to 90 days
Greece:  No visa is required for a stay of up to 90 days
Turkey: Visa is required to enter Turkey. Visit the Republic of Turkey Ministry of Foreign Affair website for the most current visa information and e-visa application instructions: http://www.mfa.gov.tr/visa-information-for-foreigners.en.mfa
Cyprus:  No visa is required for a stay of up to 90 days
Israel:  No visa is required for a stay of up to 90 days
Egypt:  Visa is required to enter Egypt. Norwegian Cruise Line may assist with issuing a visa for Egypt onboard (see NCL Visa link for more information).  Visit the Egypt Government website for the most current visa information: http://egypt.gov.eg/English/Home.aspx
Jordan:  Visa is required to enter Jordan. Norwegian Cruise Line may assist with issuing a visa for Jordan onboard (see NCL Visa link for more information).  Visit the Ministry of Interior E-Services site for Kingdom of Jordan for the most current visa information and e-visa application instructions: https://eservices.moi.gov.jo/MOI_EVISA/faces/Pages/Runnables/login.jsf;jsessionid=m5-bI6brbevPcUr6WmvhdXzE3ufagPGfQWRu5Cmlo6lfozAisvry!-1837205568
Oman:  Visa is required to enter Oman. Norwegian Cruise Line may assist with issuing a visa for Oman onboard (see NCL Visa link for more information).  Visit the Royal Oman Police site for the most current visa information and e-visa application instructions: https://evisa.rop.gov.om/#
United Arab Emirates:  Visa is required to enter the UAE. Norwegian Cruise Line may assist with issuing a visa for UAE onboard (see NCL Visa link for more information).  Visit the Official Portal of the UAE Government for the most current visa information and e-visa application instructions: https://www.government.ae/en/information-and-services/visa-and-emirates-id

Simplified Visa application assistance and associated fees can be found on the following sites:
https://visacentral.com/
https://www.pinnacletds.com/tours/agency.aspx?agency=44

Learn if Norwegian Cruise Line can assist with issuing visas upon arrival:
https://www.ncl.com/freestyle-cruise/cruise-travel-documents#visa-requirements
Visa requests upon arrival may require you to provide a valid passport for at least 6 months beyond the return date of your tour and have at least one blank visa page available, proof of return flight, and additional documentation regarding sufficient funds and or travel itinerary. Please consult with NCL and or Visa Central or Pinnacle. 

The above is valid for US citizens as of 1/1/19. All guests are advised that passport regulations are subject to change, and guests who are not US citizens must check their visa requirements with the consular offices of the countries listed above.


 

Trip Highlights

  • Explore popular destinations around the world, including Rome, Rhodes, and Aqaba

  • Spend 2 days in picturesque Haifa

  • Relax on the black sand beaches of Safaga

  • Visit Abu Dhabi, the world's richest city

  • Take in the view of glamorous Dubai from the 124th floor of the towering Burj Khalifa

Free Onboard Credit and Free Balcony Upgrade Set Sail Offers

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This cabin type is sold out, but other cabin types are still available. Please select a different cabin type or call a travel consultant at 877-332-6185 to book this tour.
This cabin type is sold out, but other cabin types are still available. Please select a different cabin type or call a travel consultant at 877-332-6185 to book this tour.
This cabin type is sold out, but other cabin types are still available. Please select a different cabin type or call a travel consultant at 877-332-6185 to book this tour.


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Inside Cabin

Inside Staterooms are the most affordable way for you to cruise. With room for up to four, you'll have two lower beds that convert into a queen-size bed and additional bedding to accommodate two more.

Accommodates: 3-4
Total Approx. Size: 149 sq. ft.

Ocean View Cabin

These Oceanview Staterooms located on a lower deck, can accommodate up to three guests and come with two lower beds that convert into a queen-size bed and additional bedding to accommodate one more. You'll also have a big picture window to enjoy the amazing view.

Accommodates: 3
Total Approx. Size: 157 sq. ft.

Balcony Cabin

With room for up to three guests, Norwegian Spirit staterooms have two lower beds that convert into a queen-size bed and a pull out sofa to accommodate one more. Along with a sitting area, floor-to-ceiling glass doors and a private balcony with an amazing view.

Accommodates: 2-3
Total Approx. Size: 201 sq. ft.
Balcony Size: 40 sq. ft.

Norwegian Cruise Line's Norwegian Spirit Deck Plans

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