Emerald Waterways has unveiled its 2020/21 Egypt, Israel, Jordan & the Nile collection.
Among the three itineraries on offer is a brand new 16-day river cruise, Israel & Ancient Egypt, travelling from Tel Aviv to Cairo.
Highlights include a cruise along the Sea of Galilee, a guided tour of Jerusalem Old Town, a visit to Ramessess II and Nefertari Temples along with a home-hosted dinner with a local family in Cairo.
Also included in the itinerary is a four-night river cruise along the Nile on board MS Hamees and 11 nights in specially selected hotels. (Prices start from £5,420pp based on a 13 September 2020 departure.)
The new collection also includes a 10-day Cairo & Ancient Egypt river cruise, sailing on the Nile for four-nights before disembarking and flying to Abu Simbel then returning to Cairo for the flight home.
Included in the itinerary is an onboard galabeya party, a cruise to Dendera with a visit to the Hathor Tempor, a boat tour of the Nile in Aswan and a visit to the Great Pyramids and Sphinx. (Prices start from £3,370pp based on a 19 September 2020 departure.)
There is a 15-day Cairo to Amman Tour & Ancient Egypt River Cruise, too, which departs from Cairo and sails on the Nile for four-nights before disembarking and flying to Amman and exploring Petra and the Dead Sea.
This itinerary also includes a tour of a vast open-air temple of Karnak, a city tour of Amman, a jeep adventure in Wadi Rum, a home-hosted dinner with a local Jordanian family, a walk through a local market with lunch and a visit to the ruins of Jerash. (Prices start from £4,920pp based on a 19 September 2020 departure.)
To celebrate the launch, Emerald Waterways is offering a guaranteed £500 saving per person across the three insightful itineraries in the 2020/21 collection.
To book, visit emeraldwaterways.co.uk.