A Red Sea cruise is a fantastic way to visit some of the World's most fascinating and beautiful treasures. Blessed with a wonderful climate all year round, Red Sea cruises are a great way to combine soaking up some winter sun with visits to Egypt and Jordan’s fascinating archaeological sites. If that wasn’t enough, the Red Sea itself offers stunning coral reefs, absolutely teeming with tropical fish and other marine life.
The Red Sea is a great destination for people who want to take a first time cruise outside of the Mediterranean. The Red Sea also offers some fantastic cheap cruises with many great offers. If you love the sound of a Red Sea cruise, why not discover the Emirates on a Dubai/Emirates cruise. You could even escape on a Canary Islands cruise.
Explore more of this fascinating region on a luxury Nile river cruise. One of the longest in the world, the River Nile provides a spectacular opportunity to explore Egypt with plenty of port calls in must-see destinations.
One of the reasons that you choose your cruise voyage from the many glittering worldwide destinations on offer, is for the fabulous opportunities to go ashore and explore and get to know the ports of call on a more personal level. Every day you arrive in a new port refreshed and ready for the new experiences and adventures to be had. None can be more exciting and memorable than the wonderful selection of shore excursions available in the breathtaking Red Sea.
Home to Jordan’s lost city, Petra is considered to be the eighth wonder of the ancient world - an entire city carved into a sandstone cliff. Not discovered until the 19th Century and then more recently excavated in the 1950's, this rose red city is now considered one of the genuine Wonders of the World. Walk through the entrance to the old city of As-Siq and make your way down to the majestic Treasury (Al-Khazneh). Walk on past the Roman Theatre and then on to marvel at the Royal Tombs. You will feel like a star, having taken the leading role in Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom before returning to the sumptuous relaxing surroundings of your ship.
Whether you want to ride through the desert on a camel, slip into your fins for some sublime sub aqua exploration, feel the wind rush through your hair as you speed through the sand dunes on an exhilirating quad bike safari, visit the enigmatic Pyramids at Giza outside Cairo or the Tomb of Tutankhamun in the Valley of the Kings, or simply just relax, kick back and soak up the sun, sea and surf at Sharm el-Sheikh, Egypt has something for everybody to enjoy.