Trips in Middle East

Iraq - Arch of Ctesaphon

    Iraq – Cradle of Civilisation

    Cultural

    The trip begins in Baghdad and visits ancient Sumerian and Babylonian sites, as well as medieval souks, UNESCO-recognised minarets, Shia Islam’s two holiest sites, and a boat trip on the Shatt al-Arab. There is an add-on to Kurdistan available directly…

    from $3,600
    Lalish, Iraqi Kurdistan

      Iraqi-Kurdistan add-on

      Cultural

      This 7-day trip explores the Northern area of Iraq, Kurdistan, taking in the cultural, geographical and historical highlights as well as getting a greater understanding of life in this semi-autonomous region of Iraq. **Please note this trip is only available…

      from $2,100
      Yemen Fixed Date Trip

        Yemen

        Cultural

        A 6-day trip to visit the sights of mainland Yemen. You will be guided by experienced local guides and an international guide. The trip starts and finishes in Salalah, Oman.

        from $2,950
        Socotra

          Socotra

          Cultural

          An 8-day trip to the Yemeni island of Socotra, known as the ‘Jewel of Arabia’ or the “Galapagos of the middle east”, its biodiversity lends itself to the UNESCO world heritage site.

          from $2,950
          Madain Saleh, Saudi Arabia

            Saudi Arabia

            Cultural

            Explore the history and culture of Saudi Arabia with experienced guides, taking in the sights and sounds of Jeddah, Abha, Riyadh and Al Ula. Witness ancient architecture, museums, local arts and crafts, mountain peaks and abandoned villages set into cliff…

            Ski Iraq

              Ski Iraq

              Skiing

              A country more associated with deserts has some vast mountainous terrain in the northern semi-autonomous Kurdistan region which we will explore with a qualified international ski guide. Using the experience the Untamed Borders team has of guiding and climbing in…

              from $2,500
              Masmak Fort Riyadh

                Riyadh Marathon

                Marathons

                This package offers travel and entrance to the Riyadh marathon in Saudi Arabia. If you want to extend your trip in Saudi, check out our Empty Quarter add-on. Contact us for more details about the 2021 package.

                from $1,075

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