Family Experiences

At Pomegranate Travel we understand the “happy kids, happy everyone” formula, and are full of fantastic ideas for your family holiday.
Family Experiences

We promise that we will turn your tour into one of your best family vacations. Ever.  Family travel in the region is made easy by the natural warmth of local people, the tons of family friendly adventure and educational opportunities all brought alive by hand picked family friendly guides, and hotels which love to cater for guests of all ages.

Here are some family friendly ideas to consider when you visit the Middle East.

  • Active Family

    We love mixing things up a bit and getting super active! With our host of specialist guides, we will help you and your family hike, bike, rappel, swim, surf, jeep, camp and fly your way around this country.

  • Amman Street Food

    Middle Eastern food is a major highlight of travelling the region, and our Amman based street food tours are not to be missed in order to get off the beaten track and switch on your taste buds.

  • Artisan Workshop

    Experience the vibrant essence of Marrakech through a private artisanal journey that begins with creating a traditional tangia dish and continues with an in-depth exploration of the city's bustling markets, offering unique encounters with local craftsmen and the opportunity to immerse yourself in Morocco's rich artistic heritage.

  • Bait Adam Museum

    Bait Adam Museum is a unique, privately-owned treasure trove of Omani history and culture, offering an intimate glimpse into the country's rich heritage through its vast collection of artifacts and the passion of its founder.

  • Bar or Bat Mitzvah in Israel

    We would be delighted to facilitate the celebration of your child’s Bar or Bat Mitzvah in Israel, helping you to connect your family to thousands of years of Jewish history.

  • Bedouin Hospitality, Wadi Rum

    Bedouin camps are evident in Wadi Rum, which is still home to a number of Bedouin families, and you will have the opportunity to learn about this way of life, so different from ours.

  • Cairo Street Food

    One of the best way to enjoy being in Egypt is to ‘Eat like an Egyptian!’, and today we are hooking you up with a local expert in Egyptian cuisine and the Egyptian street

  • Calligraphy Workshop

    Experience the enchantment of Marrakesh's artistic heritage at a captivating calligraphy workshop designed for all ages, where you'll master the unique art of Moroccan calligraphy under the tutelage of a distinguished calligrapher to King Mohammed VI.

  • Camels Galore

    Embark on an unforgettable journey across Wahiba Sands, providing you with breathtaking views of the desert.

  • Camels Galore

    Journey through Morocco's rich cultural heritage and immerse yourself in the stunning beauty of Erg Chebbi's golden dunes, or the stony desert of Agafay, with an unforgettable camel ride adventure.

  • Cooking Workshops

    Embark on a delectable journey through Morocco's rich culinary heritage with a cooking workshop in a picturesque courtyard kitchen, professional kitchen, or farm to table setting, where you'll master traditional techniques, explore local ingredients, and create a tantalizing menu of Moroccan dishes that harmoniously blend history and modern creativity.

  • Cooking Workshops, Jordan

    Our authentic Arabic home and culinary experiences offer the chance to chop, cook, learn and dine.

  • Desert ATVs & Dune Buggies

    Embark on an adrenaline-fueled quad biking excursion across Erg Chebbi's golden dunes or Agafay's stony desert, where the mesmerizing desert scenery and thrilling off-road adventure unite for an unforgettable experience in Morocco's sun-soaked terrain.

  • Desert Nights

    If you want to try something a little different and off the beaten track, try our desert nights tour.

  • Desert Stargazing

    An intimate private experience, delve into the captivating world of stargazing as you explore the night skies of the desert with an expert astronomer.

  • Desert Stargazing

    An intimate private experience, delve into the captivating world of stargazing as you explore the night skies of the desert with an expert astronomer.

  • Desert Stargazing

    An intimate private experience, delve into the captivating world of stargazing as you explore the night skies of the desert with an expert astronomer.

  • Desert Stargazing

    An intimate private experience, delve into the captivating world of stargazing as you explore the night skies of the desert with an expert astronomer.

  • Dhow Boat Cruise

    Unwind on a tranquil dhow cruise along Muscat's coast, enjoying picturesque views, Omani hospitality, and a delightful array of refreshments as you soak in the rich history and captivating landscapes.

  • Dhow Factory in Sur

    Explore beautifully restored dhows, immerse yourself in the art of dhow-making, and uncover the captivating stories of Sur's maritime past through an array of artifacts and exhibits.

  • Expert Archeologist

    Petra is stunning, whichever way you visit. But for those who want to truly appreciate this site, we will bring a specialist archeologist to tour the heart of Petra with you.

  • Expert Briefing: Moroccan Politics and Society

    Delve into contemporary Morocco with our expert briefing, as distinguished speakers explore the intricacies of its constitutional monarchy, diverse society, current challenges, and unique position between Europe and Africa.

  • Floating Spa

    The Dead Sea is perhaps the world's oldest spa resort.

  • Fortresses of Oman

    Nizwa, Bahla, and Jabreen Forts offer visitors a captivating journey through Oman's rich history and architectural legacy.

  • Frankincense Tour

    Experience an unforgettable adventure through the captivating Dhofar region, where you'll discover breathtaking coastal vistas, mesmerizing mountain landscapes, and the rich cultural heritage of the iconic frankincense trees, creating memories that will last a lifetime.

  • Grand Mosque

    The Sultan Qaboos Grand Mosque is an iconic architectural masterpiece in Muscat, showcasing Omani, Islamic, and modern styles, accommodating up to 20,000 worshippers in a magnificent display of grandeur and spirituality.

  • Helicopter Tour

    Open Muscat's iconic landmarks, such as the Sultan Qaboos Grand Mosque and Royal Opera House, from a breathtaking aerial perspective on a thrilling 15-minute helicopter tour that showcases the city's stunning beauty and architectural wonders.

  • High Atlas Explorer

    Escape to the serene Atlas Mountains and discover the charming village of Imlil, a hidden gem just 90 km from Marrakech, where you'll experience authentic Berber culture, embark on light hiking amid breathtaking scenery, and enjoy traditional cuisine while supporting local communities.

  • Ice Cream & Chocolate

    Israel, and Tel Aviv in particular, is a world contender in the sphere of ice-cream parlours. You’ve got to see these places to believe it.

  • IDF experiences

    As a by-product of Israel’s history, Israel’s army – the Israel Defence Forces (IDF) – is today renowned as one of the strongest and most effective military forces in the world.

  • Jeep

    Jeeps are our best friend for getting us to places where the pack can’t go. Whether in the Golan region in the North of Israel, or the desert areas of the Negev in Israel, Wadi Rum in Jordan or the Sahara in Egypt, our jeeps provide you with the opportunity to get truly off-road and see landscapes which would otherwise be totally inaccessible.

  • Jeeps & Camels

    The most iconic ways to travel the desert: jeep & camel.

  • Jewish Cooking Class

    Dive into the captivating world of Moroccan-Jewish cuisine in a hands-on cooking workshop, where you'll master time-honored recipes, like flavorful fish dishes and traditional mouflettas, as a local community member shares enchanting tales and insights, offering a unique glimpse into this rich cultural blend.

  • Khor Rori Archaeology

    Discover the ancient port city of Khor Rori at the Sumhuram Archaeological site, a fascinating UNESCO World Heritage Site in Oman, where you can explore the ruins of an important trading hub on the famous frankincense route and uncover the rich history of this once-bustling settlement.

  • Learning on Tour

    Israelis take education very seriously, and for that reason many of Israel’s museums have separate childrens’ tracks, well thought out in terms of how to keep children engaged.

  • Marrakech by Sidecar

    Unveiling the hidden gems of Marrakech, embark on a captivating adventure aboard a vintage sidecar, where your private guide tailors an unforgettable journey through the city's labyrinthine streets, iconic architecture, and fascinating local culture.

  • Nubian Experience, Aswan

    Aswan is perhaps the most beautiful city in Egypt, and it just so happens that one of most loved experiences - meeting with the Nubian community - takes place in our most loved Egyptian city.

  • Oman Villages visit

    Uncover the Hidden Gems of Oman's Enchanting Villages: A Journey Through History and Natural Beauty

  • Oman’s Grand Canyon

    Oman's Grand Canyon, also known as Wadi Ghul or Wadi Nakhar, is a breathtaking natural wonder in the Al Dakhliya region, boasting stunning vistas, deep gorges, and exhilarating hiking trails, including the famous Balcony Walk, offering visitors an unforgettable adventure through one of the country's most awe-inspiring landscapes.

  • Perfume Factory

    Witness the artistry of Amouage, a luxury perfume house in Muscat, where skilled craftsmen create exquisite fragrances using rare ingredients like frankincense and myrrh, making it a must-visit destination for fragrance enthusiasts seeking a unique and luxurious experience.

  • Perfume Workshop

    Experience the captivating world of Marrakech perfumery with a private workshop led by a master perfumer, where you'll delve into the art of fragrance design amidst the charm of a traditional riad, creating your own unique scent inspired by Morocco's exotic flora.

  • Private Boat: Dolphin & Snorkeling

    Discover the wonders of Oman's coastal waters on a memorable dolphin-watching and snorkeling speed boat excursion from Muscat, offering opportunities to observe playful dolphins, explore vibrant coral reefs, and create lasting memories of the rich marine life in the Gulf of Oman.

  • Quad Biking

    Lose yourself in the magical tranquility as you enjoy the beautiful Wahiba sand desert landscapes and experience the freedom of traversing the vast sands.

  • Rappel

    Want to really get your heart pumping? Or to get the attention of your teenage kids? How about jumping off a cliff?!

  • Sahara Adventure

    The great Saharan desert feels a million miles from Cairo, yet is only an hour and a half's drive from the great pyramids. 

  • Sahara Sandboarding

    Erg Chebbi, a breathtakingly beautiful sea of towering sand dunes near Merzouga, is an unforgettable destination for adventure seekers looking to experience the thrill of sandboarding amid one of Morocco's most stunning desert landscapes.

  • Sandboarding

    Thrilling sandboarding, stunning desert beauty, unforgettable adventure in Wahiba Sands.

  • Scuba & Dive

    The Middle East’s diversity extends far beyond its topology; immerse yourself in marine biodiversity by scuba diving amongst vibrant, thriving shoals of fish.

  • Sidab Traditional Crafts

    Unveiling the hidden gem of Sidab, a quaint fishing village near Muscat, where you'll witness the resilience and craftsmanship of local women, explore untouched coastal beauty, and experience authentic Omani culture.

  • Souq Sensations

    Oman is full of bustling souqs where you can experience the time-honoured way of shopping including playful bartering over authentic souvenirs. Muscat and Nizwa are our top recommendations for the souk experience.

  • Street Art Morocco

    Discover the captivating evolution of Moroccan street art on a private tour through Marrakech or Casablanca, where an expert guide unveils the vibrant tapestry of spontaneous and commissioned works, revealing the powerful social narratives and creative expressions that shape this urban art form.

  • Street Food Evening Experience

    Uncover the hidden treasures of Marrakech's vibrant street food scene on a private evening tour led by passionate local experts, taking you on an unforgettable journey through winding alleyways to savor mouthwatering flavors and experience the true essence of Moroccan cuisine.

  • Tea & Dates with a Bedouin Family in Wahiba Sands

    An authentic taste of Bedouin culture and the breathtaking allure of Oman's desert paradise

  • Turtle watching

    Discover the enchanting Ras Al Jinz Turtle Reserve, where you'll encounter sea turtles nesting on Oman's picturesque coastline, offering an unforgettable and intimate wildlife experience.

  • Villa Oasis

    Step into the world of haute couture, interior design, and landscaped gardens at Villa Oasis, the private residence of iconic fashion designer Yves Saint Laurent, offering an exclusive and intimate look into his life, inspiration, and the vibrant Moroccan culture that influenced his celebrated creations.

  • Wadi Walk

    Welcome to the breathtaking Wadi Shab, an oasis of turquoise pools and lush greenery, where you can hike, swim, and discover hidden caves in an unforgettable adventure through one of Oman's most stunning natural wonders.

Why Pomegranate?

  • Tailor made itineraries
  • Deep local knowledge
  • Expert guides
  • Outstanding style & service