• Middle East Meanderings

    Middle East Meanderings

  • Journey to the wonders of the Middle East on this ten-night cruise aboard Oceania Cruises’ Sirena. Your voyage begins in Dubai, where glamour and futuristic architecture set the tone for an extraordinary adventure.
  • Set sail for Khasab, featuring a rare vista of isolated desert fjords and abundant marine life, and then continue to Fujaira for excellent opportunities to take a desert safari.
  • In the welcoming city of Muscat, see the beautiful Grand Mosque and seek antique treasures in the maze-like alleyways of the Muttrah Souq.
  • Then spend a day in Al Bahrain. Visit UNESCO-listed sites here, including Bahrain Fort, dating from 2200 BC, and Muharraq, offering a deeper understanding of its history harvesting pearls.
  • Sail on to Doha—take in views of the city’s distinctive modern skyline from the waterfront along the broad, palm-lined Corniche and shop the bustling Souq Waqif, a cultural adventure in itself.
  • Travel to the island of Sir Bani Yas, where the Arabian Wildlife Park offers a chance to spot big game.
  • Before your journey ends in Dubai, stop in Abu Dhabi; this city’s Sheikh Zaayed Grand Mosque and Louvre Abu Dhabi are hallmarks of the sophistication and elegance of this proud city.
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