1. Egypt
  2. South Sinai
  3. Sharm el-Sheikh
  4. Saint Catherine's Monastery

Sharm-El-Sheikh: St. Catherine’s Monastery and Dahab City

Product ID: 325048
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Explore the historic St. Catherine’s Monastery with the pristine collection of manuscripts and icons. Enjoy the morning charm of the monastery before enjoying a delicious lunch and some sightseeing at the coastal small town of Dahab.
About this activity
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Mobile ticketing
Duration: 10 hours
Starting time 7:00 AM
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
English

Pickup included

Complimentary pickup available from your hotel or selected location in Sharm El Sheikh

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Experience

Highlights
  • Marvel at St. Catherine’s Monastery and explore its historic treasures
  • See the collection of historic manuscripts
  • Witness awe-inspiring views of the city of Dahab
Full description
Following an early morning pick up from your hotel at Sharm-El-Sheikh area, your guide will take you to the St. Catherine’s Monastery. Marvel at the orthodox Christian monastery and be amazed at the pristine chapels and impressive artworks and architecture. As it's the oldest monastery in the world, St. Catherine’s is home to many ancient manuscripts and icons, some of which you will be able to marvel at.

After the monastery visit, you will be taken to Dahab, which sits on the shores of the Red Sea. It's sometimes known as ‘The Flower Power City’. Enjoy some time there for shopping and sightseeing and later savor a delicious lunch.

Afterwards, you'll transfer back to your hotel in Sharm El Sheikh.
Includes
  • Pickup and drop-off from hotels at Sharm-El-Sheikh
  • Transportation by air-conditioned vehicle
  • Drinking water
  • Lunch
  • English-speaking tour guide
What’s Not Included
  • Tipping (not mandatory)
  • Personal expenses
Not suitable for
  • Wheelchair users

Prepare for the activity

Important information
What to bring
  • Comfortable shoes
  • Warm clothing
  • Sunglasses
  • Sun hat
  • Hat
  • Jacket
Not allowed
  • Pets
  • Luggage or large bags
Know before you go
• Confirmation will be received at the time of booking.
• This activity is not wheelchair accessible.
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Product ID: 325048