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Tour St-Catherine Monastery from Sharm El-Sheikh

Tour to St Catherine Monastery from Sharm
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Highlights:

  •  Sinai Peninsula
  •  St. Catherine Monastery
  •  Sinai mountain
  •  Magical Dahab City

Itinerary:

 

Your Golden Pyramid Travel Tour Guide will pick you up from your Hotel in Sharm El Sheikh, you will then head to StCatherine to visit St. Catherine Monastery 220 km northwest of Sharm el Sheikh (located in Sinai Peninsula it is considered the oldest working Christian Monasteries, lies across the red sea in the desert south of Cairo).

Dedicated for a Christian martyr called Catherine who was beheaded according to the stories in history of her; the angels then took her remains to Sinai Mountain where the Monastery was located at the top of the mountain. This happened in the time of the Persecution in the Roman era.

The monastery was built on the order of Emperor Justinian at the site where Prophet Moses is supposed to have been seen; the Monastery walls contain the best collection of earlier Icons Art, Encaustic Art and the Oldest Testament by one of the most famous artists of the 15th century.

After that you’ll go to  Dahab, the Flower Power City on  the Red Sea,  where you can make a tour and shopping in Dahab City.

You will have lunch at a local restaurant, and then be accompanied back to your Hotel in Sharm El Sheikh. (This Tour starts at 07:00 and returns 15:00).

 

Inclusions:

• Pick-up & drop off service from your hotel in Sharm El Sheikh
• All transfers by air conditioned vehicle
• Entrance fees to St. Catherine
• English speaking Tour Guide
• Lunch at local restaurant in Dahab
• Mineral Water and soft drinks(One Coke Soft Drinks) on board the vehicle
• All tax & service charges

Exclusions:

  • Any extras not mentioned in the itinerary
  • International Airfare
  • Drinks 
  • Tipping Kitty 
  • Personal expenses
  • Optional activities

Prices per person:

 

 Single  2-3 persons  4-6 Persons  7-10 Persons
 $ 225  $ 135  $ 110  $ 80

 


 

Itinerary:

Your Golden Pyramid Travel Tour Guide will pick you up from your Hotel in Sharm El Sheikh, you will then head to StCatherine to visit St. Catherine Monastery 220 km northwest of Sharm el Sheikh (located in Sinai Peninsula it is considered the oldest working Christian Monasteries, lies across the red sea in the desert south of Cairo).

Dedicated for a Christian martyr called Catherine who was beheaded according to the stories in history of her; the angels then took her remains to Sinai Mountain where the Monastery was located at the top of the mountain. This happened in the time of the Persecution in the Roman era.

The monastery was built on the order of Emperor Justinian at the site where Prophet Moses is supposed to have been seen; the Monastery walls contain the best collection of earlier Icons Art, Encaustic Art and the Oldest Testament by one of the most famous artists of the 15th century.

After that you’ll go to  Dahab, the Flower Power City on  the Red Sea,  where you can make a tour and shopping in Dahab City.

You will have lunch at a local restaurant, and then be accompanied back to your Hotel in Sharm El Sheikh. (This Tour starts at 07:00 and returns 15:00).

 

 

 

Prices per person:

 

 Single  2-3 persons  4-6 Persons  7-10 Persons
 $ 225  $ 135  $ 110  $ 80

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