Sinai Super Safari to St Catherine and Canyon

Sinai Super Safari to St Catherine and Canyon

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Key Details
Duration
11 hours
Mobile Voucher Accepted
Live Guide
English, German

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What You'll Do
  • The Coloured Canyon, the Wadi Watir
  • Magnificent mountains and bold
Overview
Visit one of the most magnificent rock formations in the world, drive through the Wadi Watir and explore the Canyon. Sit back and relax as the land cruiser drived you through the beauties of the desert.
What to Expect
Sinai Super Safari to St Catherine and Canyon – Sightseeing Tours

Visit with Egypt Excursions Online St-Catherine’s Monastery excursions while driving jeep in a desert safari and walking in the colored canyon.

The Coloured Canyon presents one of the most magnificent rock formations in the world Driving through the Wadi Watir (wadi = valley) to reach the canyon, the visitor will recognize very soon that it doesn't have to be green to be beautiful The vegetation that you see throughout the drive and the hike is very limited No more than some lonelyacacias, green capparis (capparis sinaica), tamarisk trees, willow trees, sodom apples (which are poisonous) and desert pumpkin Now, the rock formations are an incomparable attraction they vary from sandstone to limestone, granite and veins of basalt dominate the scenery through the entire hike The road to the Coloured Canyon is well paved, and snakes nicely through magnificent mountains and bold, rugged rock-formations of awe-inspiring beauty Then, by a cluster of date palms, it turns onto a gravel road for about 15 minutes As you reach the summit, rehydrated and energized, you are ready to descend

The trip which let you discover the history of the oldest monastery and enjoy the beautiful colored canyon

Pick up from hotel early morning, drive for approx 2,30 hours, by Land Cruiser (4x4), visit this still active monastery situated at the foot of Mount Sinai and home to the same order of monks who constructed it in the 4th Century

The Biblical legend, the Burning Bush, is situated within the confines of the monasteryContinue drive for approx 1,20 hours into the desert

Enjoy an hour's walk through the Canyon, taking in the extraordinary colors and shapes of the rocks

After a short refreshment break, continue to Nuweiba for lunch

Drive back to Sharm, approx 1,20 hours

Available languages (Tour guide):
English, German, Russian, Spanish

What to bring
• Passport valid for 6 months
• Sun block
• Sunglasses
• Photo/Video Camera
What's Included
  • All return transfers by A/C Bus from Sharm hotels
  • All entrance fees
  • 1 Soft drink free
  • Lunch in Nuwiba
What's Not Included
  • Drinks in the restaurant
Meeting Point

Sharm El Sheikh Hotels

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Trip Details
Runs On: Saturday, Tuesday and Thursday
Hotel Pickup: 07:00 AM
Hotel Return: 06:00 PM

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