London - Athens, Greece
Titan’s VIP door-to-door travel service collects you from home for your journey to London Heathrow or Gatwick Airport and a scheduled British Airways or another leading airline flight to Athens. On arrival, you will be met by Voyages to Antiquity representatives and transferred to your hotel.
Choose from a morning tour revealing Athens’ rich Byzantine art with a visit to the Byzantine Museum, Illissia Mansion and the Monastery of Kaisariani. Or, explore the Classical Greek wonder of the Acropolis, perched above the city of Athens.
Spend the day sightseeing two ancient sites of UNESCO World Heritage status. Explore the scenic Argolis Peninsula and visit Epidaurus, a masterpiece of Greek architecture and Mycenae.
Day 4 - Athens - Piraeus
Enjoy time at leisure or an optional tour to the National Archaeological Museum. This afternoon we transfer to the port of Piraeus to embark Aegean Odyssey (4T).
Days 5-6 - At sea
Day 7 - Suez Canal, Egypt
Enjoy a day on board as we make a daylight transit of the Suez Canal.
Disembark for a drive to Egypt’s timeless capital, Cairo. Our afternoon tour includes the Cairo Museum displaying extraordinary artefacts, antiques and art. We check in to our hotel in Cairo.
Discover the Pyramids of Giza, breathtaking relics of Egypt’s Old Kingdom. Tour this magnificent complex, the last survivor of the ancient Seven Wonders of the World. This afternoon we board a luxurious boat for a Nile dinner cruise.
Day 10 - Cairo - Ain Sokhna
Visit two ancient sites of Egypt’s Old Kingdom; Memphis, the first capital; and Sakkara, a favoured necropolis of the Old Kingdom Pharoahs. This afternoon we drive to Ain Sokhna to re-join our ship.
Day 11 - Suez Canal
A full-day tour takes us to two of Egypt’s ancient monasteries: the Coptic Orthodox Monastery of Saint Anthony and the Monastery of Saint Paul the Anchorite.
Day 12 - At sea
Day 13 - Aqaba, Jordan (overnight)
From Aqaba, take a drive to Petra for a guided walking tour through the Siq of the extraordinary rose-red city. View the masterpiece of The Treasury, delicately carved into the rock.
Day 14 - Aqaba
Day at leisure, or join an optional tour of the Wadi Rum desert, made famous as the set of David Lean’s 1962 film ‘Lawrence of Arabia’.
Safaga - Luxor, Egypt
Disembark and drive to Luxor for a tour of the magnificent Karnak Temple complex, before transferring to our hotel in Luxor.
Enjoy a half-day excursion to the West Bank and Valley of the Kings. After exploring the valley (we’ll visit three tombs including that of King Tutankhamun), continue to the dramatically located Temple of Queen Hatshepsut.
Day 17 - Luxor - Safaga
Drive from Luxor to Safaga to re-join Aegean Odyssey.
Day 18 - At sea
Day 19 - Christmas Eve - At sea
Day 20 - Christmas Day - At sea
Spend Christmas Day at sea and enjoy onboard celebrations.
Day 21 - Boxing Day - At sea
Day 22 - At sea
Day 23 - Salalah, Oman
From Salalah, take a morning sightseeing tour to the old town of Sumharam and the tomb of the prophet Job. Enjoy time at leisure this afternoon or join an optional excursion on the interesting Sultanate heritage of Oman.
Days 24-25 - At sea
Day 26 - New Year’s Eve - Muscat
See some of Muscat’s finest highlights on today’s excursion, including the Grand Mosque, the Muttrah Souq Market; Bait al Zubair Museum, and the Al Alam Palace. There will be an optional afternoon Dhow cruise.
Day 27 - New Year’s Day - At sea
Day 28 - At sea
Day 29 - Porbandar, India
Explore the coastal town of Porbandar - the birthplace of Mahatma Gandhi - by tuk-tuk.
Day 30 - At sea
Day 31 - Mumbai (overnight)
In Mumbai, India’s city renowned for its Bollywood film industry, our tour takes in the city’s highlights including the Hanging Gardens and monumental Gateway of India.
Mumbai - Jaipur
Disembark and transfer for a flight to Jaipur. Upon arrival we check in to our hotel in Jaipur, our base for the next two nights.
Enjoy a scenic jeep ride to the hilltop Amber fort, to discover this 17th century palace and its picturesque gardens and courtyards.
Jaipur - Agra
Drive from Jaipur to Agra via the ancient fortified city of Fatehpur Sikri, built during the 16th century by Emperor Akbar. We stay overnight at a hotel in Agra.
Agra - Delhi
Visit two truly spectacular sites, Agra Fort and the mesmerising Taj Mahal, before an afternoon drive to Delhi, to check in to our hotel.
Enjoy a full-day city tour of Delhi, India’s historic capital, admiring key sites such as Qutub Minar, Parliament House, and Raj Ghat.
Day 37 Delhi - London
Disembark after breakfast and transfer to the airport for a scheduled British Airways or another leading airline flight to London Heathrow or Gatwick Airport. Upon arrival, you will be met and guided to your Titan vehicle for the journey home.