The culture, history, and ancient civilizations of the Middle East offer vacation experiences like no other in the world. Visitors to the Middle East can experience huge tourist attractions like the Great Pyramids, ancient sites like the rock-dwellings of Petra, or the incredible sunsets on any one of many gorgeous Middle Eastern beaches. Here are the top 15 destinations in the Middle East.
1. Abu Simbel, Egypt
Located in southern Egypt, Abu Simbel is a cornucopia of ancient temples, monuments, and amazing archaeological finds. Visitors can take day tours and see famous sites like Nefertari’s Temple and the Temple of Ramesses II.