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Move up Mount Sinai, and marvel at the summit’s stunning sunrise. Stroll through manuscripts at the Monastery of St Catherine.


Highlights

  • Spend some time at the Monastery of St. Catherine, finding its ancient treasures
  • Go up to Mount Sinai, where God told Moses about the Ten Commandments
  • Explore the church in the 6th century next to the burning bush

Important information

  • Not suitable for pregnant women
  • Please bring a jacket, comfortable trekking shoes, warm clothes, original passports, and breakfast box from your hotel
  • The breakfast box must be pre-ordered from the hotel and collected before the tour starts
  • The camel trek is only available for the beginning of the trek to the 750 steps, then you must climb the steps and do the entire return trek on foot.
  • The local partner does not recommend the camel trek.
  • The tour duration will be 16-17 hours including pick up and drop off at Sharm El Sheikh
  • Bring a Jacket.

 

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Between 8:00 pm and 9:00 pm, you will be picked up from your hotel in Sharm El Sheikh District. You'll then fly about 4 hours in an air-conditioned car to reach Moses Peak. Upon arrival at Mount Sinai, you will begin your trekking tour to the holy place where the 10 commandments were received by the Prophet Moses. Climbing up 750 steps to 2,285 feet, strolling through the night (approx 2-3 hours depending on the customers). 

You can arrive at the summit earlier than expected, depending on the group's results. This will give you the chance to fully relax and marvel at the slowly spreading rising sun across the mountains in all its splendour. Watching the sunrise, take nice pictures or pray if you wish to, then begin the descent back down. Remember, it will take around 2 hours to reach the bottom. Enjoy some time to rest after the long trail and then have breakfast. 
 
Next visit the St. Catherine's Monastery UNESCO World Heritage Site. Browse through the old manuscripts that are shown in the Vatican library and excavated icons. It is the world's oldest operating Christian monastery on the Sinai Peninsula along with St. Anthony's Monastery situated across the Red Sea in South Cairo's desert.
 
After you've finished touring the monastery, you can relax on the drive back to your hotel in Sharm El Sheikh.
  • Pickup and drop-off from the hotel in Sharm El Sheikh
  • Transfer by clean and air-conditioned vehicle
  • Water and soft drinks
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    Start Monday October 26, 2020
    End Monday October 26, 2020
    1 - 20 Pax
     
    Available Seats: 20

    Adult ( 1 - 20 Pax ) $45.00 $0.00 /Person

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