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ATTRACTIONS & GUIDED TOURS
MONUMENTS

Moses Mountain and St. Catherine tour from Sharm El Sheikh

Free cancellation
Duration: 16 hours
Language: English, Italian, French, Arabic, German, Russian, Polish
Mobile voucher accepted
Safety measures applied

Do this because

Admire the sheer magnificence of Moses Mountain, which has inspired people of all times

See the sun rising from the height of Mount Musa

Visit St. Catherine Monastery

Breakfast at a local restaurant in St. Catherine City

What to expect

You will leave Sharm El Sheikh in the evening and drive for about 2.5 hours to the foot of Mount Musa, where it is traditionally believed Moses received the 10 commandments. With the help of your Bedouin guide you will climb and reach the summit in time to see glorious sunrise. It takes about two & half hours to make the climb and there are some stalls along the way where you can buy food, water and hot drinks.

After the climb and a rest to watch that beautiful day starting, it is time to descend and take the chance to visit St. Catherine Monastery. This stunning holy place was constructed by order of the Roman Emperor Justinian between 527 and 265 CE .After the visit your bus will take you back to your accomodation in Sharm El Sheikh.

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COVID-19 information

The following health and safety measures are in place, so you can relax and enjoy your experience.

Visitor numbers are limited to reduce crowds

The experience complies with government regulations

Social distancing is enforced

Areas frequented by visitors are regularly disinfected

Hand sanitizers are provided for staff and visitors

All gear/equipment is sanitised between use

Visitors are required to bring and wear masks

Guides and all other staff are required to wear masks

Temperature screening is compulsory for all visitors

What’s included

Additional Bedouin guide escorts you up to the Mountain

National Park fees

Breakfast at a local restaurant in St. Catherine City

Guided tour

Transportation in air-conditioned coach

Hotel pick-up and drop-off

What’s not included

Drinks

Location

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Meeting point:

You will be picked up from your accomodation. Please confirm your pick-up details with the local operator after booking. You will find the contct details in the voucher after booking.

Provider

Travco Group for Tourism

Cancellation policy

Receive a 100% refund if you cancel up to 24 hours before the activity begins.

Important to know

  • Please make sure you are in reasonable state of fitness, the climbs are long and tiring
  • It is not recommended for pregnant, people with back and/or knee pains
  • Bring a good quality torch, thick clothes and a casual outfit
  • Please take your sun hat, sunglasses, sun cream and water
  • Children under 5 years old are free of charge if carried by their parents
  • This tour will not be available on religious festivities as stated in the calendar

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