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Saint Catherine 46512, Egypt
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Reviewed 3 days ago

An easy amble up ( take a torch) but a steep descent. However, the climb is there to be done and the reward is one of the most amazing sunrises I have ever seen ( rivaling Dante's Point in Death Valley - another favourite ).

Thank 72Jas0n
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Be sure to wear good sturdy shoes, bring a headlamp, as the climb is done at night, and bring some fruit and bisquits with you. The climb was quite a challenge in the datk because of uneven rocks , but the feeling when you reached...More

Thank brit933
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Reviewed May 16, 2018

It was part of our group study tour. We had a camel ride going up and we walked down. I loved it! We had one Cup Ramen soup. At the rest stop on top of the mountain, we bought boiled water and shared this one...More

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Reviewed April 30, 2018 via mobile

We traveled from Sharm el sheik with local travel agency. Beautiful unforgettable trip. We traveled during the night- and view when mountains and sky appear to be touched by hand and I thought it was so easy to take a star from the sky...we started...More

Thank MonikaR R
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Reviewed April 22, 2018

The journey to the summit of sinai mountain requires courage and strong stamina. the journey begins with a camel ride for 2 hours through a small stony path along the edge of a cliff. I leave at 9 pm where conditions are pitch black and...More

1  Thank tppas2000
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Reviewed March 29, 2018

MOUNT SINAI & MOUNT ST CATHERINE Mount Sinai is a 2,285-metre mountain near the city of St. Catharine in the Sinai region. It is next to Mount St. Catherine which is higher at 2,629 m and the highest peak in Egypt. It is surrounded on...More

Thank chew eng o
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Reviewed March 19, 2018

it was very very cold at that time of the night. i highly recommend to bring your snow jackets and gloves and hat too. the mountain is beautiful and holy. the area is very secure and you are guided by a Bedouin. Our guide husain...More

Thank Aye S
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Reviewed March 11, 2018

The walk up Mount Sinai is the reason people go to St. Catarina. People climb the mountain either at sunset or sunrise (most popular). We went at sunset. You have to take a guide (he was good) although there is absolutely no need for this...More

1  Thank Christine G
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Reviewed March 8, 2018

The austerity of Mount Sinai is a special kind of beauty. Climbing the mountain, watching the sunrise or sunset are "magical," stunning experiences. Unforgettable.

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Reviewed March 7, 2018

Even if you don't climb the whole way, it is a wonderful experience. The views are magnificent. Wouldn't want to have missed it.

Thank waterstone2016
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BethLahiff
April 5, 2018|
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Response from malotsoffun | Reviewed this property |
There is some unrest in the area. We were there on Feb 17th and we were in St. CATHERINE'S a group of 13 climbed the mountain, we were told that they may cancel if there were issues. It is very disappointing. I would be... More
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Quattraporte M
October 23, 2017|
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Response from Alejandro T | Reviewed this property |
oh yes, I forgot that includes the return van to Dahab and drops you off at your hotel...I think they left St. Catherine around 8 or 10 am depending if the group wants to stay to see the monastary when it opens, around 9am... More
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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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