Day Trip to St. Simon Monastery from Aswan
In the morning, a Tour Guide will pick up you from your Hotel or Nile cruise in Aswan. Transfer to St. Simon Monastery, which is known also by name Monastery of St. Hidra and is located opposing the southern of the Elephantine Island. The monastery was built on two levels, the lower level of stone and the upper level of mud brick, surrounded by 10 meter high walls. It provided accommodation for about 300 resident monks and some 100 pilgrims who come to visit the monastery to enjoy its spiritual and calming atmosphere to worship.
Finish your tour, and you will be transferred back to your hotel or Nile cruise in Aswan.
Highlights: Aswan, St. Simon Monastery.
Departure: daily. Includes: private guide, hotel pick-up and drop-off, round trip transport by private air-conditioned vehicle, entrance fees to the mentioned historical place, 2 small bottles of mineral water per person for the day. Minimum 2 people. The price mentioned for 2 people, if more or less, please inquire about the price.