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Mount Sinai

Saint Catherine 46512, Egypt
+20 101 002 2707
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Private Sunrise Tour: Sinai Mountain Climb and St Catherine Monastery from Cairo
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Mount Sinai Climb and St Catherine Tour from Sharm el Sheikh
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We arrived at Saint Catherines in the morning. The sun left its mark on the mountains covering it in the most beautiful hues of pink. Some of the team went up the mountain and said it was a life changing experience. The view from the...More

Thank MannaJhb
Reviewed September 16, 2017

We started our climb at 1 AM, 3 of us with 1 beduin guide for a fixed price of USD30 roundtrip. We all took a camel ride the very first time it's available, since I wanted to ride the camel, my spouse and friend have...More

1  Thank celsius888
Reviewed September 10, 2017 via mobile

Incredible trip! We used sharmexcusions and at £30 it was a steal! Picked up from our hotel in sharm el sheikh around 10pm we headed for a 3 hour journey to Mt.Sinai! It was a long trek up and the steps at the end were...More

1  Thank Cam B
Reviewed August 20, 2017

To climb Mount Sinai needed lot of energy and thrill. Of much Biblical Historical Importance being the place God gave Ten Commandments to Moses. and the right time to be there was after 1 pm since three hours were needed to reach there,The scenery was...More

5  Thank jojo5222
Reviewed August 18, 2017

there are about 7 snack stands that double as stores and souvenir shops along the busy camel route going up and down to Mount Sinai. Besides the camel route stands, there are about 3 snack stands at elijah's hollow and near the top, along the...More

1  Thank Michael R
Reviewed August 17, 2017

While the hike can be a bit tough at moments (it took us 4.5 hours to get up and down and we were an athletic group) I think it was mostly because of all the stops we had to take to appreciate the immense beauty...More

Thank Alejandro T
Reviewed August 17, 2017

a good few hours drive from sharm this is the place where saint Catherine monastery is there loads of guard check points though wasn't stopped you need to buy a extra visa permit to visit this area and cairo. loads of merchants and sellers like...More

Thank Martin L
Reviewed May 30, 2017

We know the historical significance of this place and the respect we feel in ourselves. This place is one of the most important sacred places in the Jewish, Christian and Islamic religions. Just climbing requires a little preparation, it needs to have fitness. But it...More

Thank Asiyah Noemi K
Reviewed May 24, 2017

Departing our hotel at 1:15 am, we arrived at the base of the mountains at St. Catherine's Monastery. It was dark, but clear. It was cool, but not cold. We waited while part of our group mounted their camels for the first portion of the...More

6  Thank tnforus4
Reviewed May 14, 2017

We started at about 1:30 AM and we took the camel just for fun. We realized on the way down the path is lined with jagged loose rocks and we have surely tripped or twisted our ankles in the darkness. The camels took you to...More

1  Thank MtEverest
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Ivan S
October 2, 2017|
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Response from tnforus4 | Reviewed this property |
We had armed escorts in separate vehicles in front and behind us. A little alarming at first, but then realized it was just precautionary. No fear. Enjoy it! Just remember to not take any pictures of ANY military... More
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jenelleriane
September 12, 2017|
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Response from Cam B | Reviewed this property |
I think a trekking pole could be useful! Most of it is quite an intense walk uphill but I noticed some of the older people who struggled to keep up took a camel up to the top! I would recommend that as the last part is 700... More
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