7 days / 6 nights : 2 nights Cairo / 1 night Zaafarana / 1 night St Catherine / 2 nights Cairo
Day 1 – Cairo
Arrival at Cairo International Airport, meet with our representative to be assisted through passport control and customs formalities. Transfer to the hotel, check-in and overnight.
Day 2 – Cairo
Full-day city tour to visit The Egyptian Museum, which houses 100.000 original pieces of antiquities as well as the famous treasures of King Tout Ankh Amen, and the Three Majestic Pyramids of Kings Cheops, Chephren and Myckerinus with the Sphinx in Giza.
Overnight at the hotel.
Day 3 – Cairo / Zaafarana
After breakfast, check-out from the hotel and drive to Zaafarana through Cairo / Ain Sokhna road (about 226 km ) to reach St. Anthony Monastery : built in the 4th century AD, it’s the biggest Coptic monastery of all Egypt. After the visit, move to of St. Paul Monastery built near the cave St Paul used to live in for almost 90 years. Dinner and overnight in Zaafarana.
Day 4 – Zaafarana / St. Catherine
After breakfast, check-out from hotel and drive to St Catherine ( about 500 km ) through the Suez Canal.
Dinner and overnight in St Catherine.
Day 5 – St Catherine / Cairo
Early morning climb on Moses Mountain for sunrise and visit of Saint Catherine’s Monastery after descending. Check-out and drive back to Cairo for overnight.
Day 6 – Cairo
Full-day city tour including the visit at the Old Cairo Coptic Area with its famous churches, amongst them the Hanging Church, St Georges and Ben Ezra Sinagogue .
After the visits, drive back to the hotel for overnight.
Day 7 – Cairo/ Final departure
Check-out from the hotel and transfer to Cairo International Airport for the final departure.