Day 1: The Town of St. Katherine
Stop At: Mount Sinai, Saint Catherine 46512 Egypt
Mount Sinai also known as Mount Horeb or Gabal Musa, is a mountain in the Sinai Peninsula of Egypt that is a possible location of the biblical Mount Sinai, which is considered a holy site by the Abrahamic religions. Mount Sinai is mentioned many times in the Book of Exodus and other books of the Bible, and the Quran. According to Jewish, Christian, and Islamic tradition, the biblical Mount Sinai was the place where Moses received the Ten Commandments.
Duration: 5 hours
• Dinner: Enjoy a variety of Egyptian menu food out of your preferences at the Hotel's Restaurant
Accommodation included: Overnight at St. Catherine Village, 3 Stars Hotel
Day 2: Sainte Catherine's Monastery
Stop At: St. Catherine's Monastery, At the Foot of Mount Horeb, Saint Catherine Egypt
Saint Catherine's Monastery lies on the Sinai Peninsula, at the mouth of a gorge at the foot of Mount Sinai, near the town of Saint Catherine, Egypt. The monastery is controlled by the autonomous Church of Sinai, part of the wider Eastern Orthodox Church, and is a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
Built between 548 and 565, the monastery is one of the oldest working Christian monasteries in the world. The site contains the world's oldest continually operating library, possessing many unique books including the Syriac Sinaiticus and, until 1859, the Codex Sinaiticus.
Duration: 2 hours
• Breakfast: Enjoy a variety of Egyptian menu food out of your preferences at the Hotel's Restaurant
Accommodation included: St. Catherine Village, 3 Stars Hotel