Escorted tours specialist Wendy Wu Tours has unveiled four new holidays in the Middle East, as part of its Classic Tours programme.

The departure dates are from October 2020 onwards and 2021 dates will shortly be added.

Timings are arranged to enable customers to book two or more tours on a back-to-back basis to create a longer, multi-centre holiday.

The Lands of Lebanon tour includes Beirut, Baalbek and the Mediterranean port town of Byblos. It costs from £2,090 for eight days.

The Journey through Jordan tour begins in Amman and includes Jerash, Petra, Wadi Rum and the Dead Sea. Prices start at £2,290 for eight days.

Clients on the Ancient Israel tour can explore Tel Aviv, the Sea of Galilee, the Dead Sea, Bethlehem and Jerusalem (pictured), as well as less well-known sites such as Quarantal Monastery and Masada Fortress. The eight-day tour costs from £2,390

Finally, the Deserts & Dunes of Oman itinerary features the capital Muscat, the city of Nizwa, a trip on an Arabic dhow – a traditional wooden trading vessels – and a desert camp at Wahiba Sands. Prices for this seven-day tour start at £2,490.

All the tours include international flights.