St. Catherine Monastery tour from Sharm, Visit Mount Sinai & St. Catherine’s Monastery from Sharm El Sheikh, enjoy a fabulous spiritual experience and get chance to follow Moses’ steps, climb up Mount Sinai and visit St. Catherine Monastery located at the foot of the mountain and houses the burning bushes and priceless collection of artworks and manuscripts, Sharm El Sheikh Excursion & Tours.
Day Tour: Climb up Mount Sinai, sunrise and visit St. Catherine Monastery
Pick up from your hotel in Sharm El Sheikh around 9 pm and drive on Desert high way for about 2:30 hours to Mount Sinai & St. Catherine Monastery located about 220 Km away from Sharm El Sheikh. Arriving around mid night, then get ready to climb up Sinai Mount around (3 h) Overnight to reach the summit before the sunrise and catch the amazing sun rise from the top of the mountain. Climb down Mount Sinai and then visit St. Catherine Monastery located at the foot of the mountain Built between 527 and 565 AD, and it is believed to be built around Moses' Burning Bush. The Monastery is dedicated to St Catherine who was tortured and martyred for her Christian beliefs. Within the impressive Castle-like walls of the GreOrthodox monastery, you will see the Burning Bushes said to be the site where Moses saw the burning bushes, Greek orthodox church, the icons of worship, the famous Mosaic of Transfiguration and library of ancient manuscripts and icons second only to the Vatican’s . Lunch in Dahab then Drive back to your Sharm El Sheikh hotel.