Visit two of the world’s oldest Coptic monasteries, St. Anthony’s and St. Paul’s, and Egypt’s Red Sea mountains, all in one day on a private 10-hour trip from Cairo. Venture into the Eastern Desert hills, and explore the 4th- and 5th-century monasteries independently. View frescoes, icons and manuscripts as you stroll around the churches and grounds, and learn the stories of both saints. Entrance fees, lunch and private transport included.
Private day trip to Egypt’s Red Sea Monasteries from Cairo
See Egypt’s Eastern Desert on a drive to the craggy Red Sea mountains
Visit the St. Anthony and St. Paul monasteries, two of the world’s oldest Coptic monastic retreats
Explore the churches, buildings and gardens of both monasteries independently
Lunch, entrance fees and hotel pickup and drop-off included
port by private air-conditioned minivana