Middle East Cruises

See the Middle East Come Alive

Traveling to the Middle East by cruise ship is the easiest, most economical way to explore the region. There are so many historical and storied ports on this cruises, including Alexandria, Oman, Suez, Port Said/Cairo, Dubai, and Abu Dhabi. You can even take a special Holy Land cruise.

You’ve seen photographs of these amazing Middle East destinations, but imagine seeing them up close and personal. The pyramids in Giza, the tranquil beaches of Abu Dhabi, and the luxurious and innovative feats of Dubai await. Just try and visit all 200 shops in the Mall of Emirates — which also boasts an indoor ski slope!

Fleets that offer incredible Middle East itineraries include Cunard, and Royal Caribbean, Costa, Regent Seven Seas, Seabourn, Oceania, Holland America, Princess, Azamara, Silversea, and Crystal.

medubestoair
The Best of Dubai City Tour
$56

Travel through history on this tour that offers a close look at Dubai's past and present.

MEADONOFF
Hop On Hop Off Abu Dhabi City Tour
$73

Explore at your own pace on this hop-on, hop-off tour that offers 24 hours of unlimited access to the best sights.

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Palm Jumeirah, Burj Al Arab & Dubai Mar...
$94

Why travel by land when you can travel by water? See the skyline from a whole new perspective on this fun cruise.

meadalainoair
Al Ain Garden City Tour
$77

See the top sights in Al Ain on this comprehensive tour. Experience attractions big and small throughout this exciting trek.

medumusseasaf
Mussandam Sea Safari
$99

Embark on an exciting sea safari full of natural wonders on this full day tour in a traditional dhow.

meadduhighoa
Dubai Highlights From Abu Dhabi Port
$77

See the passage of time & explore some of Dubai's historic districts and then marvel at its modern architecture.

 
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See the Middle East Come Alive

Traveling to the Middle East by cruise ship is the easiest, most economical way to explore the region. There are so many historical and storied ports on this cruises, including Alexandria, Oman, Suez, Port Said/Cairo, Dubai, and Abu Dhabi. You can even take a special Holy Land cruise.

You’ve seen photographs of these amazing Middle East destinations, but imagine seeing them up close and personal. The pyramids in Giza, the tranquil beaches of Abu Dhabi, and the luxurious and innovative feats of Dubai await. Just try and visit all 200 shops in the Mall of Emirates — which also boasts an indoor ski slope!

Fleets that offer incredible Middle East itineraries include Cunard, and Royal Caribbean, Costa, Regent Seven Seas, Seabourn, Oceania, Holland America, Princess, Azamara, Silversea, and Crystal.

medubestoair
The Best of Dubai City Tour
$56

Travel through history on this tour that offers a close look at Dubai's past and present.

MEADONOFF
Hop On Hop Off Abu Dhabi City Tour
$73

Explore at your own pace on this hop-on, hop-off tour that offers 24 hours of unlimited access to the best sights.

meduburjsmarn
Palm Jumeirah, Burj Al Arab & Dubai Mar...
$94

Why travel by land when you can travel by water? See the skyline from a whole new perspective on this fun cruise.

meadalainoair
Al Ain Garden City Tour
$77

See the top sights in Al Ain on this comprehensive tour. Experience attractions big and small throughout this exciting trek.

medumusseasaf
Mussandam Sea Safari
$99

Embark on an exciting sea safari full of natural wonders on this full day tour in a traditional dhow.

meadduhighoa
Dubai Highlights From Abu Dhabi Port
$77

See the passage of time & explore some of Dubai's historic districts and then marvel at its modern architecture.

 
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7 Night Middle East Cruise
Departing From Dubai
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 $419
as little as $60.00/night
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  • Ports of Call:
  • Dubai,u.arab Emirates
  • Abu Dhabi,u.arab Emirates
  • Sir Bani Yas Is,u.arab Emirate
  • Muscat, Oman
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  • Dubai,u.arab Emirates
  • Abu Dhabi,u.arab Emirates
  • Sir Bani Yas Is,u.arab Emirate
  • Bahrain,bahrain
  • Doha, Qatar
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  • Ports of Call:
  • Dubai,u.arab Emirates
  • Abu Dhabi,u.arab Emirates
  • Khor Fakkan,u.arab Emirates
  • Muscat, Oman
  • Khasab,oman
  • Dubai,u.arab Emirates
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7 Night Arabian Gulf Cruise
Departing From Dubai
From
 $458
as little as $65.00/night
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  • Ports of Call:
  • Dubai (emirates)
  • Dubai (emirates)
  • Muscat
  • Doha (qatar)
  • Abu Dhabi (emirates)
  • Abu Dhabi (emirates)
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7 Night Arabian Gulf Cruise
Departing From Abu Dhabi
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  • Ports of Call:
  • Abu Dhabi (emirates)
  • Dubai (emirates)
  • Dubai (emirates)
  • Muscat
  • Doha (qatar)
  • Abu Dhabi (emirates)
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