Tour to St. Catherine monastery by car from Sharm El Sheikh Port
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- St. Catherine monastery
- Reputed to lie directly on the site of the Burning Bush
- City tour and shopping in Dahab
All about the trip
Our guide will pick you us at Sharm El Sheikh Port next to your cruise ship. Once in the car, your guide will talk to you about all the aspects of your tour that will interest you. Upon reaching St. Catherine monastery located some 220 km northwest Sharm El Sheikh, you can admire the site of this Orthodox Greek monastery dating back to 565 AD. Within its amazing walls rests a citadel like no other. It is one of the oldest working Christian monasteries in the world. The site contains the world's oldest continually operating library, possessing many unique books.
This monastery is believed to lie directly on the site of the Burning Bush.
After the tour of the monastery, we will head to Dahab, for a walking and shopping tour. We will have lunch at a local restaurant and then drive you back to your cruise in Sharm El Sheikh Port.What Wikipedia Says
What is included in the price
- Pick up services from Sharm El Sheikh Port and return
- All transfers by a private air-conditioned vehicle
- Private English speaking guide
- Entrance fees to all the mentioned sites
- Shopping tours if you want
- All service charges and taxes
What is not included in the price
- Any extras not mentioned in the itinerary
Please take your passport with you.
We know that your time is limited when arriving by sea, you have to get going on your trip promptly and return in order to meet the ship’s schedule. We return you to the ship within 2 hours of departure so that you are assured you will not miss your ship.
Do you have a question or need more information about the activity?
You can reach our European office between 9am and 5pm CET on weekdays and between 11am and 5pm on weekends and holidays.
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