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Exploring the Arabian Sea: Dubai to Amman - 2024

Dubai • 13-night small ship cruise with Khasab, Sur, Salalah, Safaga (Luxor), Hurghada, Eilat, Aqaba • Amman
  • Small Ship Ocean Cruise from Dubai to Amman | The Lost City of Petra, carved from Jordan's red sandstone cliffs
    DISCOVER THE ARABIAN PENINSULA ON THE 5-STAR OCEAN ODYSSEY, VANTAGE’S NEW STATE-OF-THE-ART VESSEL THAT CAN NAVIGATE TO PLACES LARGER SHIPS CAN’T
  • The Temple of Karnak and its palm trees are illuminated for the night.
    SPEND AN EVENING AMONG KARNAK'S MASSIVE RUINS AND SACRED LAKE, AS THE GRAND SPECTACLE OF EGYPT’S HISTORY COMES ALIVE THROUGH MUSIC, NARRATION, IMAGERY, AND LIGHT
  • Sun shines on the cliffs and Temple of Hatshepsut in Luxor, Egypt
    EXPLORE THE LEGENDARY MORTUARY TEMPLE OF HATSHEPSUT AND VISIT THE VALLEY OF THE KINGS AND QUEENS
  • Palm trees, historic bridge and distant skyscraper seen from a souq in Dubai
    ARCHITECTURE, DESIGN, CUISINE, LEISURE, SHOPPING — EVERYTHING IN DUBAI IS DONE ON AN EYE-POPPING, GRAND SCALE!
  • Abu Dhabi extension carousel
    ROUND OUT THIS REMARKABLE JOURNEY WITH AN EXTENSION TO ABU DHABI & DUBAI
DATES & PRICES
  • All FREE Single Supplements Are Sold Out
  • All Reduced Single Supplements Are Sold Out
Luxury
LEADER IN SOLO WOMEN
FREE Solo Space
Solo Friendly Supplements
AIRFARE DEALS
Up to FREE Business Class.
Save up to $1,849 per couple with 2-for-1 air on select departures.
3rd WOMAN TRAVELS FREE
Third woman sails for FREE on ALL departures.
 

Ocean Odyssey

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The intimate Ocean Explorer and Ocean Odyssey are the cruise industry’s newest and most premier small ships built for global expedition travel, and ready to go to some of the world’s most far-reaching destinations. Accommodating just 134 guests, the ship is outfitted with the latest satellite, sustainability, and navigation capabilities, including SOLAS “Safe Return to Port” requirements and ULSTEIN X-BOW® technology, a significant enhancement for smooth sailing in polar seas

On all Vantage expedition cruises, education is an essential component of the journey. Enjoy talks from notable scholars, onboard historians who travel alongside you, and handpicked regional experts. On polar expeditions with Vantage, you’ll attend lectures, lessons, and activities offered by a 17-member Expedition Team of experts in fields ranging from biology to oceanography.

In your downtime, you’ll find relaxation and luxury aboard the Ocean Explorer and Ocean Odyssey. Visit the gym or onboard spa for a facial, massage, even a haircut. Soak in the hot tub after a rewarding day of sightseeing. Enjoy gourmet fare for breakfast, lunch, and dinner, plus outstanding culinary experiences built into your journey. And because there’s no more than 134 fellow travelers on expedition cruises, you’ll enjoy small group outings by day and share meals, stories, and fun with new friends by night. These fabulous expedition vessels offer:

  • 77 cabins, including a landmark 15 solo cabins
  • 30 triple-ready cabins available
  • Vantage offers FREE roommate-matching services if you'd like to be paired while you travel
  • Spacious, all outside-facing cabins
  • 134-guest capacity
  • Zodiac trips to get as close as possible to nature
  • The latest satellite and navigation capabilities, including ULSTEIN X-BOW® technology
  • Intimate crew-to-passenger ration, plus onboard Concierge
  • Environmentally friendly standards with reduced emissions into air and sea and lower energy consumption

Amenities:

  • A culinary program offering gourmet dining and regional fare, with wine and beer included at dinner
  • Hot-rock cooking restaurant
  • Multistory lounge and lobby
  • Three bars and various lounges
  • Top deck observation deck for gatherings, lecturers, performances, and more
  • Spa, massage, and hair services available at the onboard spa
  • Sauna
  • Two hot tubs
  • Fitness center
  • Curated lectures, programs, musical performances, and cultural events
  • Low passenger-to-crew ratio, plus onboard Concierge (not available on expeditions)
  • Onboard medical doctor (travelers are responsible for medical fees associated with doctor visit and medications)
  • Gift Shop
  • Library with over 200 titles
  • Separate, intimate dining space for groups or special events (available upon request)
  • Complimentary unlimited WiFi (WiFi on certain segments of trips may not be available)
  • 20+ live TV channels featuring popular U.S. news channels, the Food Network, the Travel Channel, and National Geographic
  • Entertainment and video on demand for 250 classic movies
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Vantage Leading Competitor Second Competitor  Vantage Advantage
Journey Exploring the Arabian Sea: Dubai to Amman Dubai to Athens
Arabia, Egypt & Holy Land Greatest value and most comprehensive features compared to our competitors!
 Departure Comparison Mar, Oct 3/13/2023
4/3/2023
Per Diem $333 $594 $500
Included Tours and Special Features 30 included features and Cultural Discoveries - a value of $1,800

22 included shore excursions


Port Activities not included (optional)
 
More included tours and cultural experiences offered!
3 UNESCO World Heritage Sites: Ancient Thebes and its Necropolis, Petra, and the Land of Frankincense Selected Shore Excursions (optional)
Onboard Activities - Each day on board offers delicious dining options, world-class entertainment and enriching activities.
 
Complimentary Vantage Deluxe Concierge Service on board ship to assist with all your personal requests    
 Vessel Size Our ocean discovery vessel, the m/s Ocean Odyssey has 15 solo cabins (11 for expedition cruises) and 15 triple-occupancy cabins each, with a maximum capacity of under 150 passengers on each sailing.      Our ships are smaller, more intimate, and have an industry-leading number of solo-ready cabins, as well as a fantastic crew-to-passenger ratio. 
 Accommodations in hotels On each journey that we offer with Vantage, your hotel accommodations will be included in the total price of your cruise.      We choose all of our partner hotels with comfort and luxury in mind, and will let you know ahead of time which hotel you’ll be staying in at each port. 
 Cruise-Only Price*  $5,999  $9,500* $8,999*   Greatest value and most comprehensive features compared to our competitors!
 # of Days  18  16  18
Meals 47 meals: 17 breakfasts, 14 lunches, and 16 dinners, with complimentary wine, beer and soft drinks during dinner on board
Multiple restaurants, diverse cuisine, open-seating dining
Beverages in-suite and throughout the ship, including champagne, select wines and spirits
24-hour dining service
Multiple restaurants, diverse cuisine, open-seating dining
Beverages throughout the ship
The MOST included meals
Single Travelers Free Singles on every departure - Save up to $10,199!*
Single Supplements at 25%
Not specified on webpage The leader in solo travel - best value in the industry.
Extend Your Trip
Dead Sea & Amman, 4 days from $1,399 ($350 per day)
Abu Dhabi 4 days from $1,499 ($375 per day)

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 Air Promotion 2-for-1 AIR on all 2024 departures **
*International Airfare included
Air not included
Best airfare and exclusive air upgrades. 
 Up to Free Business Class or Premium Economy Airfare Upgrade on select cabins  Business Class upgrade at reduced rates
 Third Passenger Third person cruises for FREE on ALL departures. Triple-occupancy available on select cabins.      
10 Ways to Save *Referral Rewards [$200 per referred traveler after 2 referrals]

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*SmartPay [pay in full 12 months in advance to save 10%]

*Preferred Traveler Rewards [earn 5% of purchase price toward future trips]

*Refer a friend who has never sailed with [the leading competitor], and they book a new voyage, you BOTH enjoy $500 savings per suite.
*Unlock an extra 5% savings on select voyages with your Club membership.
*Club Referral Rewards -- a $250USD per-suite shipboard credit for both the referring Club members and their referred.

Vantage offers the best value in deluxe travel and the most ways to save.

Comparison date as of 9/30/22
* Subject to availability
** Not including $120 transfer fee
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