Proving to be one of the most popular regions to visit in 2022 for Abercrombie & Kent, North Africa & the Middle East are sporting a spectacular comeback in the travel world, and there’s never been a better time to visit.
Desire for both luxury and cultural enrichment are soaring for perennial heavyweight, Egypt, while neighbouring countries Israel and Jordan take guests on an extraordinary journey to the dawn of civilisation.
Abercrombie & Kent invites your clients to uncover the mysteries of these ancient lands in the refreshed 2022/23 portfolio — featuring 12 extraordinary tailor-made itineraries and six intimate small group journeys. Each reinvented itinerary raises the notion of Insider Access to new heights, with academic and local experts delivering a greater depth of insight for the savvy.
Read on to discover a selection of A&K’s revamped North Africa and Middle Eastern journeys, download the new 2022/23 brochure for the full portfolio, or visit the website for a preview of all journeys for 2023/24.
13-day Egyptian Sojourn — Tailor-Made New
Cairo – Luxor – Aswan – Abu Simbal – Red Sea
On this new journey to Egypt, which perfectly balances luxury with cultural enrichment, guests will enjoy the company of a private Egyptologist through the Egyptian Museum of Antiquities — the oldest archaeological museum in the Middle East. Be awed by the age-old Pyramids of Giza and the mythical Sphinx. Gain special access to the treasures of Tutankhamun. Explore both the extraordinary Valley of the Kings and Valley of the Queens. Take in a dazzling light show at the Temple of Karnak. Sail a traditional felucca along the fabled Nile. See the colossal temples of Ramses II and Queen Nefertari and enjoy two full days at a luxurious resort by the Red Sea.
10-day Glimpse of Jordan & Israel — Tailor-Made Journey
Tel Aviv – Jerusalem – Masada – Bethlehem – Amman – Border – Jerash – Petra – Dead Sea
Uncover the impressive historical legacy of neighbouring Jordan and Israel. You’ll walk in the steps of biblical giants and modern-day adventurers seeing some of the world’s most iconic and ancient sites in this extraordinary part of the world. Marvel at the rugged natural fortress of Masada and its breathtaking views. Embark on a 4WD excursion through Jordan’s Wadi Rum, a desert of otherworldly proportions. And see why Petra was listed among the New Seven Wonders of the World, before bathing in the mineral rich waters of the Dead Sea.
12-day Splendours of Morocco — Small Group Journey Special Offer
Casablanca – Rabat – Fez – Volubilis – Erfoud – the Sahara – Ouarzazate – Marrakech
Morocco, jewel of North Africa, has quickly risen to one of the world’s most stylish and fascinating destinations. Guests will journey from the coastal port city of Casablanca inland to medieval Fes, the Atlas foothills and the Saharan desert reaches, to sensuous, legendary Marrakech, where snake charmers, musicians, storytellers and acrobats bring Djemaa el-Fna Square to life. Explore labyrinthine souks, savour mouth-watering cuisine, marvel at ancient medinas, bustling kasbahs and towering minarets.