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“Stunning Monastery”
Jun 14, 2017
“Monastery in Sinai”
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In The Heart Of The Sinai Peninsula, Egypt
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We had stayed nearby in a place called Morgenland Village so we were almost on the doorstep of this monastery. Still a bit of a trek up the initial slopes of Mt Sinai - but well worth it. An imposing and historic monastery dating back...More

Thank BenYorkie
Reviewed June 14, 2017 via mobile

It's not easy to get to St Catherine monastery for you got to get past all those security check posts and hilly roads. Once you are there, it's an unforgettable experience. The monastery was built since the 4th cent and has been expanded over the...More

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Reviewed September 19, 2015

Although it is quite a trek to get to the monastery from Sharm it is worth it. The history is fascinating as is the fact that it is still a working monastery. It is a pilgrimage site which has lead to the building of a...More

Thank Margaret C
Reviewed April 28, 2015

Looks like something out of a period movie. It's Religion, history, Indiana Jones and real Sinai adventure all in one. The journey to and to from the site through the desert is stunning.

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