Climb to the holy peak of Mount Sinai to watch an unforgettable sunrise. Visit the Monastery of St. Catherine and see iconic religious sites such as the Burning Bush, the Church of Transfiguration, and the Well of Moses.
What to Expect
See history come to life before your eyes at Mount Sinai as you watch the sun rise from the holy peak.
You will be picked up from your hotel in Sharm el Sheikh and transferred by air-conditioned van or bus to Saint Catherine city (a 2 hours 30 minutes drive).
You will begin your climb in darkness, between 1.30 and 2.30. The climb takes between two and three hours on foot or by camel. You will then wait on the peak for the unforgettable moment when the sun reveals its first rays.
In the morning, come down to visit the monastery of Saint Catherine and see ancient religious sites such as the Burning Bush, the Church of Transfiguration, the Well of Moses, the museum and the Icon Gallery.
After your visit, enjoy a delicious breakfast in a hotel near the Monastery of Saint Catherine.
You will then be driven back to Sharm el Sheikh, arriving between 13:00 and 14.00.
- All transfers by air conditioned van or bus
- Breakfast in a local restaurant
- soft drinks in the car
- Entrance fees of Saint Catherine national park
- Professional English speaking tour guide
- Hand torch.
Know Before You Go
What to bring: