Mount Sinai and Saint Catherine’s Monastery 2-day Tour from Cairo, Egypt
Treat your soul, mind and body in this hiking tour with a professional guide to the holy mountain. Observe the beauty of the sunrise from the top of Mount Sinai and visit the oldest Christian monastery in the world, St. Catherine’s Monastery.
Day 1: Mount Sinai.
We will pick you up from your hotel in Cairo at 9.00 AM and drive for around 7 hours in a modern air-conditioned vehicle. We will stop for lunch and continue driving to the hotel, we will check in and enjoy dinner, after that you will have free time. At 2.00 AM we will start hiking to the top of Mount Sinai and be introduced to the biblical history of this sacred mountain from the local guide. Once you reach the top, you may relax, connect with your soul, and detach your mind from all the stress while admiring the enchanted view of the sunrise.
Day 2: Saint Catherine's Monastery.
We will hike down to visit the Royal Monastery of Saint Catherine, one of Alexander's rulers and one of the oldest Christian monasteries in the world. After the visit, we will go back to the hotel, have breakfast, check out and then drive back to Cairo and arrive around 3.00 PM.
Highlights: hiking tour, Mount Sinai, Saint Catherine's Monastery.
Duration: 2 days and 1 night.
Includes: a driver (guide), air-conditioned vehicle transportation, pick up and drop off from your hotel in Cairo, dinner, breakfast, accommodation at a 3-star hotel (private room). Optional: lunch. Minimum 1 person. Minimum age: 6.
Cancellation policy: less than 7 days prior to the departure, the tour is non-refundable.