PRLog (Press Release)
St. Catherine Tours, Excursions to Sinai Monastery From Sharm
- Aug. 11, 2012 -
Visit St Catherine's Monastery, the most important religious site in Sinai on a day trip from Sharm el Sheikh port. Travel in air-conditioned comfort with your personal tour guide who will introduce you to the history and religious significance of the monastery and its surrounds. Situated at the base of the mountain where Moses received the ten commandments, St Catherine's Monastery is one of the most famous in the world. Built between 527 and 565 AD, it is believed to be built around Moses' Burning Bush. The Monastery is named after St Catherine who was tortured and beheaded for her Christian beliefs. During your visit you will see chapel Greek orthodox church, the icons of worship and the famous Mosaic of Transfiguration. Please note, St Catherine's Monastery is approximately 230 kilometers from Sharm el Sheikh port.
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• We assure you that we will always be aware of the departure time of the cruise, and make sure you return in a suitable time. As a Guarantee, if you missed your cruise because of something related to us, we shall be responsible for your accommodation, flight or transfer to the following port.
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