Antiquities of the Red Sea and Aegean Sea–Including a Transit of the Suez Canal

Oct. 29 – Nov. 11, 2021

Tour Details

Number of days: 
From $8,695
Activity Level: 
Level 3
Max Passengers: 
140 (ship capacity)
Tour Operator: 
Gohagan and Co
Tour Brochure 
Final Brochure: Red Sea Cruise1.42 MB
Tour Description 

  • Please note, the correct dates for this trip are Oct. 29-Nov. 11, 2021.
  • Join us on this custom-designed, 14-day journey to the very cradle of civilization.
  • Visit three continents, navigate the legendary waterways of the Red Sea, Mediterranean Sea and Aegean Sea, transit the Suez Canal and experience eight magnificent UNESCO World Heritage sites.
  • Cruise for eight nights aboard the exclusively chartered, Five-Star Le Bellot, featuring just 92 elegant Suites and Staterooms, each with a private balcony.
  • Spend three nights in Amman to visit Greco-Roman Jerash and one night adjacent to the “rose‑red city” of Petra.
  • Visit the mythical island of Santorini, follow in the footsteps of nomadic Bedouins across dramatic Wadi Rum.
  • Mid‑cruise overnight in awe-inspiring Luxor in a Nile-view room and enjoy a specially arranged visit into the tomb of Queen Nefertari.
  • Stand in the shadows of the Great Pyramids of Giza, the only remaining Wonder of the Ancient World.
  • Visit the newly opened Grand Egyptian Museum, which will house 4,000 of King Tutankhamen’s treasures.
  • Tour Alexandria or Cairo’s Egyptian Museum.
  • Six‑night The Holy Land Pre‑Program Option and two‑night Classical Greece Post-Program Option.

  • Book with confidence! Gohagan & Company is waiving program cancellation fees, including pre and post program option cancellation fees, now through 96 days prior to program departure.
  • Gohagan & Company is extending Early Booking Savings discounts up to 96 days prior to commencement of each of its 2021 programs and the 2022 Expedition to Antarctica Program. Save between $600 and $2000 per couple, depending on the program.


Day 1: Depart the U.S.

Day 2: Amman, Jordan

Day 3: Amman, Jordan

Day 4: Amman/Jerash/Amman

Day 5: Amman/Petra

Day 6: Petra/Wadi Rum/Aqaba/Embark Le Bellot

Day 7: Hurghada, Egypt/Disembark ship/Luxor

Day 8: Luxor/Valleys of Kings and Queens/Hurghada/ Reembark ship

Day 9: Ain Sokhna for the Great Pyramids of Giza

Day 10: Suez Canal transit

Day 11: Alexandria or Cairo 

Day 12: Cruising the Mediterranean Sea

Day 13: Santorini, Greece

Day 14: Athens/Disembark ship/Return to the U.S.

 *Itinerary is subject to change.