Lying between the Mediterranean and the Arabian Sea, the Middle East is steeped in history and this is part of the appeal of any holiday to this region from the Pyramids of Egypt to Jordan's ancient city of Petra. Less well known is its potential for adventure travel. Whether trekking through Oman's mountains, scrambling in Wadi Rum, snorkelling and swimming with turtles, or biking to the lowest point the Earth, Rugged landscapes, traditional hospitality and great weather are all a part of the Middle East's appeal.

Our destinations within Middle East