The Frankincense Trail

The Frankincense Trail (2009)

  • Genre: Documentary
  • First Air Date: 2009-08-27
  • Last Air Date: 2009-09-16
  • Total Seasons: 1
  • Total Episodes: 4
  • Status: Ended
  • Episode Runtime: 60 min.
  • Production Company: Diverse Productions
  • Production Country: United Kingdom
  • Networks: BBC Two
  • Director: Michael Lynch


Series in which intrepid presenter Kate Humble follows the ancient frankincense trade route of Arabia across the amazing modern world of the Middle East. Kate's journey along the 2,000-mile trail that first connected the Arab world with the West takes her on a quest that's steeped in history, searing with desert heat, and full of characters and adventure.

  • Keywords: middle east, trade, journey, ancient times, social & cultural documentary
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    The Frankincense Trail Seasons

    Season 1

    First Air Date: 2009-08-27
    4 Episodes

    The Frankincense Trail Episodes

    Title Air Date Duration
    Season 1Episode 1Oman, Yemen and Saudi Arabia60 min
    Season 1Episode 2Saudi Arabia60 min
    Season 1Episode 3Egypt60 min
    Season 1Episode 4Jordan and Israel60 min
    • Kate Humble

      as Presenter
    Directing Michael Lynch Director
    Writing Michael Lynch Writer