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Mount Sinai and St. Catherine's Monastery Tour from Taba

from $99
Duration:
2 Days
Type:
Private Tours
Run:
Everyday Except Thu. & Sat.
Pick-up Time:
10:00 PM

An incredible overnight and sunrise experience climbing the very mountain that Moses took to receive the Ten Commandments from God and taking in the breathtaking views at sunrise from the top of Mount Moses. A decent down to explore the Monastery of Saint Catherine before heading off to Nuweiba for a delicious Lunch at local restaurant.

Included:
  • Pick up and return services from your Hotel in Taba
  • All transfers by a private air-conditioned vehicle
  • English speaking Tour Guide
  • Bedouin Guide during the climb up the mountain
  • Entrance fees to St. Catherines Monastery
  • Lunch at local restaurant in Nuweiba
  • Bottled water on board the vehicle
  • All taxes & service charges

 

Excluded:
  • Personal expenses
  • Optional activities
  • Tipping for Guide
Itinerary:
Evening pick up from your Hotel in Taba Heights ( around 22.00pm) for a drive to mount Moses (approximately 3 hours 15 minutes drive). You will arrive at Saint Catherines Monastery and take a refreshment break Following this you will begin your ascent up Moses Mount, which takes around 3 hours to climb the 7,498-foot peak following the Path of Moses, a stairway of nearly 700 steps which has to be done by foot reaching the Chapel of the Holy Trinity on the peak of Moses Mount, It is the spot where Moses had received the Ten Commandments and for you to view the stunning scenery of the sunrise over the Mountains of Sinai. After descent, you will visit  the Monastery of St.Catherine. Within the Monastery’s imposing walls rests a Citadel like no other, home to some incredibly rich and important religious and historical structures. Among its treasures is a library of ancient manuscripts and icons second only to the Vatican itself, and a 6th Century Church reputed to lie directly on the site of the Burning Bush. Quite simply, the Monastery is a defining feature of the Holy Land. After the tour, you will head by road to Nuweiba for a delicious Lunch at local restaurant with stunning views of the Saudi Arabian mountain range  before your drive you back to the Hotel in Taba Heights
 
Please Note* Overnight with Pick up around 22.00pm and return the next day around mid afternoon
 

 

Prices :

Prices Per Person:

2-3 Persons
$ 199 Prices
4-6 Persons
$ 145 Prices
7-10 Persons
$ 99 Prices
  • Prices - Per Person in Sterling Per Tour and can be paid in US$ or Euros by credit card via a secure payment system with no extra surcharge.Current prices valid through September 30.2018.

  • Payment - Reservations should be made as early as possible to secure your places on required tour. A full payment will be required when confirming your booking as requested and can be paid by credit or debit card (Visa / MasterCard) via Verisign Secured payment system on our website.

  • Transportation - Transport for all tours included: domestic flights, trains, and air conditioned vehicles by road. Wi-Fi, Bottled water and ice box all included whilst travelling by road. All are new vehicles of the latest design and technology.

  • Tour Guides - Are always there to meet and greet you from your pickup point and return. All tours of the sites in Egypt include constant guidance of a highly qualified Egyptologist Tour Guide both on included and optional tours.

  • Travelling with Children in Egypt - Children delight in touring the Pyramids, Temples and Tombs in Egypt as often it is part of their school study programme. Memphis Tours offers packages to suit all ages with excellent combined multi location destinations such as Cairo, Luxor, Aswan, Nile Cruise and the Red Sea Resorts.

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