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Blue Water Holidays - ABTA - ATOL - CLIA
01756 706500
+44 1756 706500

Kings and Pharaohs

This exciting Red Sea megayacht cruise explores a land steeped in myth and legend, from Tutankhamen to Lawrence of Arabia, and includes a transit of the famous Suez Canal

Fly Cruise
7 nights from £1741pp

Megayacht Holiday
  • Sphinx
  • Hurghada
  • Hurghada
  • Wadi Rum

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Uncover a wealth of history in a land of Kings and Pharaohs on this exciting voyage to the Red Sea, with fascinating optional excursions.

Join your megayacht and meet the resident Egyptologist, before cruising to Port Said. Perhaps take the optional full day tour which takes in Cairo, the legendary Sphinx, and the Great Pyramids at the Giza Necropolis. Later, your ship begins the transit of the famous Suez Canal, an incredible 101 miles long.

Enjoy a refreshing swim stop near Gubal or El Gouna, before a delicious barbecue on deck. Continue to Hurghada where you'll disembark and travel to the fascinating city of Luxor for an overnight hotel stay, a highlight of this cruise. There are optional excursions to the spectacular Karnak and Luxor Temples, and the West Bank section to visit the Valley of the Kings, Hatscheput Temple and the Colossi of Memnon.

Return to the ship and cruise to the Jordanian city of Aqaba, gateway to the UNESCO-listed sands of Wadi Rum, the largest desert valley in Jordan.

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Kings and Pharaohs Itinerary

Day 1 - UK - Herzliya Marina (Israel)

Fly from the UK and embark your ship from 1.30pm. Enjoy a Welcome Dinner and meet the resident Egyptologist. Overnight at sea.

Day 2 - Port Said (Egypt)

This morning, arrive in Port Said and perhaps take the optional excursion which visits Cairo, the Sphinx and the Great Pyramids at the Giza Necropolis. Return to the ship by 10pm and begin your transit of the Suez Canal.

Day 3 - Suez Canal

Transit the Suez Canal, 101 miles long. Over 17,000 ships make the transit every year. Exit the canal this afternoon. Overnight at sea to Hurghada.

Day 4 - Gubul Islands or El Gouna

Around lunchtime, arrive in either Gubul or El Gouna. After a swim stop, enjoy a BBQ on deck. Later this evening, arrive in Hurghada for dinner. Overnight in port.

Day 5 - Hurghada - Luxor

This morning there is a bus transfer to Luxor for an overnight hotel stay. Excursions during the 2-day trip are optional. This afternoon, there is an optional excursion to the Karnak and Luxor Temples. Overnight in a Luxor hotel.

Day 6 - Luxor - Hurghada

Today's optional excursion crosses the River Nile to discover the Valley of the Kings, the Hatschepsut Temple, dedicated to the only ever female Pharaoh, and the Colossi of Memnon. This afternoon, return to Hurghada and re-embark the ship. Overnight at sea to Aqaba.

Day 7 - Aqaba (Jordan)

Mid-day, arrive in Aqaba, gateway to UNESCO-listed Wadi Rum. It is the largest desert valley in Jordan. Overnight in port.

Day 8 - Aqaba - UK

Disembark after breakfast and transfer back to Tel Aviv. Alternatively, take the optional all-day excursion to Tel Aviv via Jerusalem which includes a stop and lunch in Masada. The second option is a Jordan land tour ending in Amman or Tel Aviv, with transfer between Amman and Tel Aviv. Head to the airport for your return flight to the UK.

The Captain reserves the right to modify the cruise itinerary.

Price Includes

  • 6-night cruise with accommodation in yacht-style cabins with private facilities and air conditioning
  • 1-night hotel stay in Luxor
  • Return flights from the UK and overseas transfers
  • Full board: Buffet breakfast and two meals daily, including a Welcome Cocktail, a local themed party evening, fun BBQ on the beach or on deck (weather permitting) and Captain’s Dinner
  • Regular (filter) coffee, tea and drinking water free all day on board, plus abundant fresh fruit
  • Use of fishing and snorkelling equipment and sea kayak (subject to availability)
  • Professional English-speaking Cruise Director

Price Does Not Include

  • Port Tax and Harbour Fees
  • Alcoholic drinks
  • Shore excursions
  • Crew tips
  • Personal expenses
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2020 Departures £ price per person based on 2 people sharing

  • December
    • Dec 6th - Herzliya Marina to Aqaba - Sailing on: Harmony G From: £1741
      Category C Twin size beds or Queen size beds Category B Twin size beds Category A Twin size beds Category P Queen size beds
      Brochure Price from: £2014 Brochure Price from: £2286 Brochure Price from: £2423 Brochure Price from: £3195
      Blue Water Price from: £1741 Blue Water Price from: £1959 Blue Water Price from: £2068 Blue Water Price from: £2686
    • Dec 13th - Herzliya Marina to Aqaba - Sailing on: Harmony G From: £1741
      Category C Twin size beds or Queen size beds Category B Twin size beds Category A Twin size beds Category P Queen size beds
      Brochure Price from: £2014 Brochure Price from: £2286 Brochure Price from: £2423 Brochure Price from: £3195
      Blue Water Price from: £1741 Blue Water Price from: £1959 Blue Water Price from: £2068 Blue Water Price from: £2686
    • Dec 20th - Herzliya Marina to Aqaba - Sailing on: Harmony G From: £1741
      Category C Twin size beds or Queen size beds Category B Twin size beds Category A Twin size beds Category P Queen size beds
      Brochure Price from: £2014 Brochure Price from: £2286 Brochure Price from: £2423 Brochure Price from: £3195
      Blue Water Price from: £1741 Blue Water Price from: £1959 Blue Water Price from: £2068 Blue Water Price from: £2686
    • Dec 27th - Herzliya Marina to Aqaba - Sailing on: Harmony G From: £1741
      Category C Twin size beds or Queen size beds Category B Twin size beds Category A Twin size beds Category P Queen size beds
      Brochure Price from: £2014 Brochure Price from: £2286 Brochure Price from: £2423 Brochure Price from: £3195
      Blue Water Price from: £1741 Blue Water Price from: £1959 Blue Water Price from: £2068 Blue Water Price from: £2686

2021 Departures £ price per person based on 2 people sharing

  • January
    • Jan 3rd - Herzliya Marina to Aqaba - Sailing on: Harmony G From: £1741
      Category C Twin size beds or Queen size beds Category B Twin size beds Category A Twin size beds Category P Queen size beds
      Brochure Price from: £2014 Brochure Price from: £2286 Brochure Price from: £2423 Brochure Price from: £3195
      Blue Water Price from: £1741 Blue Water Price from: £1959 Blue Water Price from: £2068 Blue Water Price from: £2686
    • Jan 10th - Herzliya Marina to Aqaba - Sailing on: Harmony G From: £1741
      Category C Twin size beds or Queen size beds Category B Twin size beds Category A Twin size beds Category P Queen size beds
      Brochure Price from: £2014 Brochure Price from: £2286 Brochure Price from: £2423 Brochure Price from: £3195
      Blue Water Price from: £1741 Blue Water Price from: £1959 Blue Water Price from: £2068 Blue Water Price from: £2686
    • Jan 17th - Herzliya Marina to Aqaba - Sailing on: Harmony G From: £1741
      Category C Twin size beds or Queen size beds Category B Twin size beds Category A Twin size beds Category P Queen size beds
      Brochure Price from: £2014 Brochure Price from: £2286 Brochure Price from: £2423 Brochure Price from: £3195
      Blue Water Price from: £1741 Blue Water Price from: £1959 Blue Water Price from: £2068 Blue Water Price from: £2686
    • Jan 24th - Herzliya Marina to Aqaba - Sailing on: Harmony G From: £1741
      Category C Twin size beds or Queen size beds Category B Twin size beds Category A Twin size beds Category P Queen size beds
      Brochure Price from: £2014 Brochure Price from: £2286 Brochure Price from: £2423 Brochure Price from: £3195
      Blue Water Price from: £1741 Blue Water Price from: £1959 Blue Water Price from: £2068 Blue Water Price from: £2686
    • Jan 31st - Herzliya Marina to Aqaba - Sailing on: Harmony G From: £1741
      Category C Twin size beds or Queen size beds Category B Twin size beds Category A Twin size beds Category P Queen size beds
      Brochure Price from: £2014 Brochure Price from: £2286 Brochure Price from: £2423 Brochure Price from: £3195
      Blue Water Price from: £1741 Blue Water Price from: £1959 Blue Water Price from: £2068 Blue Water Price from: £2686
  • March
    • Mar 16th - Herzliya Marina to Aqaba - Sailing on: Harmony G From: £1741
      Category C Twin size beds or Queen size beds Category B Twin size beds Category A Twin size beds Category P Queen size beds
      Brochure Price from: £2014 Brochure Price from: £2286 Brochure Price from: £2423 Brochure Price from: £3195
      Blue Water Price from: £1741 Blue Water Price from: £1959 Blue Water Price from: £2068 Blue Water Price from: £2686
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