Time Fears the Pyramids 2013 (Cruise-Only)
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877-828-4774 877-828-4774 Itinerary
Day 1 ISTANBUL, Turkey
Arrive in Istanbul. Embark ship in the afternoon.
Day 2 AT SEA
Lectures at sea on the way to Kusadasi.
Day 3 KUSADASI, Turkey
Sightseeing tour: the ancient Roman city of EPHESUS.
Day 4 RHODES, Greece
Morning tour to Old Town of RHODES, including Citadel of the Knights of St John. Afternoon optional trip to LINDOS.
Day 5 ANTALYA, Turkey
Visit the Hellenistic city of PERGE and Roman town of ASPENDOS.
Day 6 LIMASSOL, Cyprus
Visit to the Graeco-Roman city of KOURION, including the Sanctuary of Apollo Hylates.
Day 7 ASHDOD, Israel
A full day's tour of the Holy Sites: Morning in Jerusalem, including MOUNT OF OLIVES, Church of the Holy Sepulchre, WAILING WALL. Afternoon visit to Bethlehem, including Church of Nativity.
Day 8 ASHDOD, Israel
A trip to TEL-AVIV and JAFFA, one of the world's oldest cities.
Day 9 SUEZ CANAL, Egypt
Daytime sailing the Suez Canal.
Day 10 AT SEA
Cruising the Red Sea on the way to Sharm el-Sheikh.
Day 11 AQABA, Jordan
Full day tour of the rose-red ancient city of PETRA.
Day 12 SHARM EL-SHEIKH, Egypt
Morning tour, including St Catherine's Monastery, Well of Moses, Basilica of the Transfiguration. Free afternoon in Sharm el-Sheikh.
Day 13 DISEMBARK
Disembark at Safaga.
877-828-4774 877-828-4774 All This Included
,This cruise will take you to the spectacular ruins of Ephesus, the magical sites of the Holy Land and the only extant of the Seven Wonders of the World. Disraeli said that Jerusalem is the history "of Earth and of Heaven" and, after what will no doubt be an unforgettable visit to the sites of this remarkable city including the Church of the Holy Sepulchre and the Dome of the Rock, the inspiration for this quote will become clear. Your visit to the Holy Land also includes the chance to see Bethlehem and the ancient port city of Jaffa near Tel Aviv. Your journey concludes, however, at the pharaonic monuments of ancient Egypt including the Pyramids at Giza, the treasures of Karnak and the Valley of the Kings. This spectacular itinerary also includes the Nabataean city of Petra in Jordan and crusader strongholds in Turkey and Rhodes.
877-828-4774 877-828-4774 Accommodations
Cruising: standard cabin onboard the MV Aegean Odyssey
877-828-4774 877-828-4774 Notes
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