Moses Mountain & St. Catherine Excursion from Sharm El Sheikh Port
Duration 12 hours (approx.)
Shore excursions, cruise tours and ship trips to Moses Mountain and saint Catherine monastery from Sharm harbor by Air-conditioned vehicle
Your Egypt Tours tour guide will pick you up from your cruise in Sharm harbor by Air-conditioned vehicle then drive to The monastery two hours and a half driving, the monastery was built by order of Emperor Justinian I between 527 and 565, enclosing the Chapel of the Burning Bush ordered to be built by Helena, the mother of Constantine I, at the site where Moses is supposed to have seen the burning bush; the living bush on the grounds is purportedly the original. It is also referred to as "St. Helen's Chapel." The site is sacred to Judaism, Christianity and Islam. Commonly known as Saint Catherine's, the full, official name of the monastery is, The Sacred and Imperial Monastery of the God-Trodden Mount of Sinai, and the patronal feast of the monastery is the Transfiguration. The site was associated with St. Catherine of Alexandria (whose relics were purported to have been miraculously transported there by angels) and it became a favorite site of pilgrimage, then you will return to your cruise in Sharm El Sheikh Marina.
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Tour Includes: Meet and greet services by our travel REP in Sharm El Sheikh Marina All transfers by air-conditioned vehicles in Sharm El Sheikh All sightseeing tours in St. Catherine as per the itinerary All admission fees to the sights as per the itinerary Professional English speaking tour guide Lunch during the tour at local restaurantTour Excludes
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