We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Coptic Church

Hay El Nour, Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt
Improve this listing
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Religious Sites
60 visitor photos
Write a Review

144 reviews from our community

Visitor rating
    104
    34
    6
    0
    0
Date | Rating
  • Arabic first
  • Danish first
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Norwegian first
  • Polish first
  • Portuguese first
  • Russian first
  • Swedish first
  • Any
English first
Salford, United Kingdom
Reviewer
5 reviews 5 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014 NEW

The church as absolutely beautiful inside, the atmosphere was peaceful and calm and the church congregation made you feel more than welcome. Outside in the grounds you were able to get food and drink and sit and enjoy the space. Would be nice to go at christmas.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Doha, Qatar
Reviewer
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014 NEW

One of the places that i never miss in all my visits to Sharm El Sheikh. The Church is very well designed as per the old Coptic church architectural style. The unique in this church is the painting. It is covering all the walls and ceiling. It is really charming.

Was this review helpful? Yes
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014 NEW

it was a nice and wonderful church and really well done designed the place inside was wow, we went there while they were i think praying or something

Was this review helpful? Yes
Nicosia District, Cyprus
Reviewer
3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

Really worth visiting. The graphs inside the church are extraordinary! There is a guide also there explaining everything even if you are alone without a group!

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Taunton, United Kingdom
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
5 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

We are not lovers of churches in general but were blown away by this amazing building and the wonderful artwork which covers all the walls and ceilings. Definitely worth a visit but remember to cover your shoulders and legs if female otherwise you end up wearing a cotton robe!

Was this review helpful? Yes
Coatbridge, United Kingdom
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

The church inside is awesome the paintings on the walls and ceilings are all hand painted by two artists and some apprentice's,the guide was really good and has vast knowledge,it is well worth a visit

Was this review helpful? Yes
Reviewer
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

Walking into the quiet premises of the church, it was just another place of worship. I was wowed by the beauty of the artwork in the chapel. Beautiful, awesome, magnificient are all understatements. The guide was really friendly and nice and he told us about the church and Bible stories. I think if all churches are built and designed this... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Enniskillen, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
54 reviews 54 reviews
29 attraction reviews
82 helpful votes 82 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

We stopped by the church for a few pictures outside, and the caretaker invited us inside. He then spent ten to fifteen minutes showing us the inside. The décor was absolutely amazing, and he really could not have been friendlier and more interesting. Highly recommended!

Was this review helpful? Yes
Manchester, United Kingdom
Contributor
13 reviews 13 reviews
4 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

This is definitely worth a visit. Make sure you cover your knees and shoulders; a sort of light dressing gown is provided but I'm not sure if they've ever been washed, so cover up yourself if possible.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Manchester
Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
3 attraction reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

Beautiful church inside and out and the local people made us feel very welcome. Has a small cafe area, shop and seating so it makes it a little bit social.

Was this review helpful? Yes

Travelers who viewed Coptic Church also viewed

Sharm El Sheikh, South Sinai
Sharm El Sheikh, South Sinai
 
Sharm El Sheikh, South Sinai
Sharm El Sheikh, South Sinai
 

Been to Coptic Church? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Owners: What's your side of the story?

If you own or manage Coptic Church, register now for free tools to enhance your listing, attract new reviews, and respond to reviewers.

Manage your listing