SeaDream Creates Antiquities Cruise

From Oct. 2 to 13, 2007, SeaDream Yacht Club will sail a new themed program entitled "Ultimate Antiquities: Cairo to the Greek Isles." Available exclusively through Admiral Travel Gallery (888-722-3401) of Sarasota, FL, a Virtuoso agency, the cruise on SeaDream I Oct. 6–13 will operate between Alexandria, Egypt and Athens, Greece, with calls at Paphos, Cyprus; Rhodes and Kos, Greece; Kusadasi, Turkey; and Mykonos and Santorini, Greece. A pre-cruise program Oct. 2–6 will include a private reception hosted by Egypt's former First Lady Jehan Sadat; an archeological dig escorted by Egyptologist Zahi Hawass, Secretary General of Egypt's Supreme Council of Antiquities; dinner at the Great Pyramids with Hawaiian fusion super chef, Roy Yamaguchi, founder of Roy's restaurant; world-class wines at the Great Pyramid dinner, presented personally by Salvatore Ferragamo from his family winery Il Borro in Tuscany; a private tour of the Egyptian Museum in Cairo; and four nights at the Four Seasons Hotel, Cairo at Nile Plaza. During the cruise, eclectic shore options will include a visit to the Acropolis of Lindos on Rhodes, and a chamber concert at Ephesus, Turkey. Prices are from $6,560 per person double, and a savings of $250 per person is offered to existing Neiman Marcus CouTour Travel members. Admiral Travel is offering the program in conjunction with CouTour Travel. Bookings must be made by August 20, 2006.

Suggested Articles

Protesters formed a human chain and blocked tourists from using a Kauai highway to access an area they said cannot support a large influx of people. More here.

The ship, which is the ninth in Ponant’s fleet and the fourth in the luxury cruise line’s Explorer series, departed Søvik, Norway, for Bergen on its inaugural…

Small Luxury Hotels' latest hotel members include an art-centric hotel in Vienna, a 15th-century villa in the Tuscan countryside and a hotel in the heart…