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Tour to Wadi El Natroun Monastery from Alexandria provided by Sun Pyramids tours Luxor

Tour to Wadi El Natroun Monastery from Alexandria

Tour to Wadi El Natroun Monastery from Alexandria
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What you can expect during your visit
Regular temperature checks for staff
Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
Temperature checks for tour participants upon arrival
What you can expect during your visit
Regular temperature checks for staff
Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
Temperature checks for tour participants upon arrival
Guides required to regularly wash hands
Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized
Contactless payment for gratuities and add-ons
Face masks required for guides in public areas
Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms
Gear/equipment sanitized between use
Face masks required for travelers in public areas
Social distancing enforced throughout experience
Face masks provided for travelers
About
Drive to Wadi El-Natrun, the birthplace for Christian monasticism. Visit the 4 surviving monasteries of the 50 that once existed here. Begin your trip with the oldest and most isolated monastery, Deir al-Baramus, and learn of the Desert Fathers of Christian monasticism.
Know before you go
  • Duration: 8h
  • Mobile tickets accepted
  • Instant confirmation
Cancellation policy
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
Available languages
Norwegian, German, Swedish, Russian, Portuguese, Korean, English, Italian, French, Spanish, Arabic, Chinese, Japanese, Chinese, Danish, Dutch
Know before you go
  • Duration: 8h
  • Mobile tickets accepted
  • Instant confirmation
Available languages
Norwegian, German, Swedish, Russian, Portuguese, Korean, English, Italian, French, Spanish, Arabic, Chinese, Japanese, Chinese, Danish, Dutch
Cancellation policy
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
What to expect
Drive to Wadi El-Natrun, the birthplace for Christian monasticism. Visit the 4 surviving monasteries of the 50 that once existed here. Begin your trip with the oldest and most isolated monastery, Deir al-Baramus, and learn of the Desert Fathers of Christian monasticism. Drive by a modern air-conditioned vehicle to Wadi El-Natrun, the actual birthplace for Christian monasticism. Basically, there were about 50 monasteries; only 4 have survived into modern times. Begin your trip with Deir al-Baramus which is the oldest of the surviving 4 monasteries and in many ways the most isolated, then proceeds to Deir Anba Bishoiwhose body is still in the monastery. End your trip visiting Deir El-Suryani which is the smallest and most compact of the 4 monasteries.
Need help booking?
Call the number below and use the product code: 102335P125
Call +1 855 275 5071
Important information
Inclusions
Pick up services from hotel & return. • Bottled water during your trip. • All transfers by a private air-conditioned vehicle. • Private All Languages speaking guide. • Lunch meal at local restaurant. • All taxes & service charge. • Lunch • Bottled water
Exclusions
Any extras not mentioned in the program • Tipping
Duration
8h
Departure details
Location Name: from your hotel in Alexandria Location Address: from your hotel in Alexandria Return Location: to your hotel in Alexandria
Alexandria, Alexandria, Alexandria Governorate
Inclusions
Pick up services from hotel & return. • Bottled water during your trip. • All transfers by a private air-conditioned vehicle. • Private All Languages speaking guide. • Lunch meal at local restaurant. • All taxes & service charge. • Lunch • Bottled water
Exclusions
Any extras not mentioned in the program • Tipping
Departure details
Location Name: from your hotel in Alexandria Location Address: from your hotel in Alexandria Return Location: to your hotel in Alexandria
Alexandria, Alexandria, Alexandria Governorate
Duration
8h
Return details
Returns to original departure point
Additional information
Confirmation will be received at time of booking
Not wheelchair accessible
Minimum drinking age is 18 years
This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
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