Travel through time as you explore the heart of the ancient Middle East. Enjoy in-depth exploration that covers all the major sites in three countries. Delight in a four-day float along the Nile aboard a riverboat, stopping at towns and ruins along the way. Uncover medieval Cairo, and stand at the foot of Mt. Sinai. Enter Jordan, and spend a night camping with the Bedouin in Wadi Rum. Wander a crusader castle, and enjoy a day in the magnificent lost city of Petra. Float in the Dead Sea and see the capital Amman before crossing into Israel. Then seep yourself in the ambient history, spirituality, and energy of Jerusalem. You will have plenty of time to discover its highlights and surroundings, including the Old City, Bethlehem, Nazareth, and Tiberias. Return home with a much deeper understanding of the region's fascinating history, intriguing cultures, and greatest treasures.