St. Catherine Monastery & Mount Sinai Tour

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  2. Essential information
  3. Tour Highlights
  4. Tour Description
  5. Photos
  6. What’s included and excluded
  7. Tour Itinerary
  8. Additional information
  9. Prices & Availability
  10. Pick-Up locations
  11. Pick-Up time
  12. Cancellation policy
  1. Duration - 2 days
  2. Trekking, Hiking & Riding Tours
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  4. Cancellation Policy Standard Cancellation Policy means that:

    If you cancel this tour booking at least 14 days in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee.

    If you cancel between 13 and 3 days in advance of the scheduled departure, there is a 50 percent cancellation fee charged from the paid deposit.

    If you cancel within 2 day(s) of the scheduled departure, or don’t show up at the meeting point on time there is a 100 percent cancellation fee charged from the paid deposit.

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  6. We pick you up directly from your hotel in Cairo or Giza.

Start your St. Catherine Monastery & Mount Sinai Tour from Cairo towards the famous St. Catherine where you will arrive in the afternoon. Get up early so that we could hike the mountain and see the sunrise scenery from the top of Mt. Sinai!

  • Visit St. Catherine Monastery!
  • Learn about Alexander’s rulers!
  • Hike the Moses Mountain!
Mount Sinai Tour

St. Catherine Monastery & Mount Sinai Tour

At the beginning of St. Catherine Monastery & Mount Sinai Tour our expert guide will greet and take you on a very good vehicle from your residential hotel located in Cairo to get you to the St. Catherine. Travelling might take six hours. Arrival at the destination would be afternoon where you will just check-in at the hotel and would relax. Overnight stay and meal would be in the hotel.

Our guide will again pick you in the early morning at about 02:00 AM from the hotel. You will be taken to the Moses Mountain - Mount Sinai. Bedouin guide would accompany you in the summit of the sacred mountain. See the emerging sun from the mountain top and capture some photos if you are carrying the camera along. Start going down at about 07:00 AM, and proceed to see the St. Catherine Monastery. As per some observations, the monastery is the most famous in the world. The monastery is completely devoted to one of Alexander’s efficient ruler called St. Catherine. He was sentenced to death for being converted into the new faith.

Then we will just have the breakfast and would pack up for returning to Cairo at the end of the St. Catherine Monastery & Mount Sinai Tour.

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What's included


  • Inclusions:
  • Pick up service from your hotel in Cairo & back.
  • Transfer to Catherine & back by a private air-conditioned vehicle.
  • Accommodation in Catherine for 01 night at 04* Hotel on half board basis.
  • Guide during your trip.
  • All taxes and service charges.
  • Entrance fees to the mentioned historical places.
  • Exclusions:
  • Any extras not mentioned in the program.
  • Drinks during meals.
  • Tipping.

Itinerary


Itinerary of the Mount Sinai Tour:

08:00 AM - Do the Breakfast and Leave Cairo for St. Catherine.

02:00 PM - Check-in at the local hotel for overnight stay and dining.

02:00 AM - Get up and be ready for mountain hiking with the local Bedouin expert.

07:00 AM - Start coming down from Mount Sinai and see the St. Catherine Monastery.

08:30 AM - Breakfast and pack up for leaving for Cairo, end of the Mount Sinai Tour.

Frequently Asked Questions


How much time does the St. Catherine Monastery & Mount Sinai Tour take?

St. Catherine Monastery & Mount Sinai Tour duration is 2 days.

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How many days in advance I must book St. Catherine Monastery & Mount Sinai Tour?

You can book St. Catherine Monastery & Mount Sinai Tour at least in 2 days. Check availability calendar in "Book Now" form to see currently available dates.

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