Achieve a holy and sacred excursion by visiting the place where Moses got the Ten Commandments and spoke to God, where he saw the Burning Bush. At the foot of Mount Sinai, a great and sacred place is waiting for you.
The place is called the Monastery of St Catherine and is also known as the God-Trodden Mount Sinai. This Greek Orthodox monastery is one of the oldest monasteries in the world. It preserves the relics of St Catherine. The monastery's actual name is the Monastery of the Transfiguration, but it later became associated with St. Catherine of Alexandria, a 3rd-century martyr whose head and hand were brought here for safekeeping in the 10th century. St. Catherine's Monastery became a major pilgrimage destination in the Byzantine Era and it still is today.
You will start your experience around 2:00 am, accompanied by the Bedouin guide, by climbing to the top of the mountain to see the first rays of the sun when it rises on the horizon. The exceptional view on the mount top is worth the climbing for three hours.
In the early morning, you will go down to have your breakfast, then you meet your guide to explain to you all the history of the area and the monastery. You will learn why this area is so important for Judaism. Christianity and Islam.
After visiting the highlights of the place, you will drive back to Dahab.
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Drive from Dahab to Sharm El Sheikh and fly to Cairo. An exciting experience to visit the Giza pyramids and Sphinx and the valley temple is waiting for you. Enjoy visiting this great site and ride a camel in the Sahara Desert Marvel at the wonderful treasures of the pharaohs especially King Tut at the Egyptian museum. Explore all items of different materials such as metal, stone, wooden, and ivory stuff. Enjoy visiting the most beautiful church and synagogue in Cairo. Visit the Bazar of Khan El Khalili and enjoy the 14th-century atmosphere of the markets and souqs. Tour includes private guiding and transport and entrance fees.
Visit the most colorful canyon in Sinai. Enjoy a private safari trip in 4 wheels drive. Lunch in a local restaurant. Meet the Beduins of Sinai and look at the port of Nuweiba Pickup and drop-off services.
Drive from Sharm El Sheikh to the holy area of St Catherine Monastery. Enjoy an exceptional view of the landscape of this sacred place Visit one of the oldest monasteries in the world with its different churches and chapels. Visit the Basilica of Transfiguration. Chapel of the Burning Bush, Monks cells and skulls. Egyptologist guide, Admission fees, air-conditioned vehicle.