St Catherine and Mount Sinai

St. Catherine’s Monastery

The monastery has been called the oldest working Christian monastery in the world. The Burning Bush is located inside the monastery. Mount Sinai is the place where Moses received the Ten Commandments.

* Day Trip

We leave Dahab at 8 in the morning and drive for 2 hours to visit St. Catherine’s Monastery. We will have the choice of either returning to Dahab to be back around 2 in afternoon, or climbing Mount Sinai to see the sunset. If we climb Mount Sinai, we will be back in Dahab around 9 at night.

Including: entrance fee, transportation and guide (for the mountain only)

Price:  20 euro per person.

This trip can be booked any day for a minimum of 6 people. Please check to see if we have any other people booking for these trips.

* Night Trip

We start at 11 in the evening, driving for 2 hours to the monastery and the mountain. We start climbing the mountain at 01:00 with our guide. We can enjoy looking at the stars while waiting for the sunrise. After the sunrise we climb down the mountain to visit the monatery of St. Catherine and we will be back in Dahab around noon.

Including: entrance fee, transportation and guide (for the mountain only)

Price:  20 euro per person.

This trip can be booked any day for a minimum of 6 people. Please check to see if we have any other people booking for these trips.

Note:

– Please bring: your passport, good hiking shoes, warm clothes, long trousers, sunglasses and sun lotion, drinking water, snacks/food (day trip), money for souvenirs or camel ride, camera

– Also note that the monastery will be closed on the following days in 2015: 6, 7, 14, & 18 January, 15 February,3, 4 & 5 March,  7, 12, 16, 17, 18, 19, 21 & 23 April, 29 May, 9 June, 12 July, 19 & 28 August, 14 November, 4, 7, 8 & 9 December. Furthermore the monastery is closed every Sunday. Every Friday the monastery is open from 10:45 until 11:45 am. All other days the monastery is open from 9 until 11.45 am.

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