Tour to Saint Catherine monastery from Eilat (Sinai)

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Tour to Saint Catherine Monastery in Egypt from Eilat Hotels. Visit the monastery and garden, the skull room (including lunch)

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  • Live guide
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One of the best ways to visit two important sites found in the region – Mount Sinai and Saint Catherine Monastery in Egypt
Our one day tour departs daily from Eilat.

Start the morning driving through the Sinai Desert en route to Saint Catherine. Arriving at St. Catherine, we will visit the famous St. Catherine’s Monastery, including the Church, dated back to the 6th Century , “The Burning Bush," and “Jethros' Well." The St. Catherine's Monastery is located 1500 meters up the mountain. The monastery is one of the oldest working monasteries in the world today. 
 As you travel via road transportation to Mount Sinai. Mount Sinai is the holy mountain that is very sacred to many religions. It is the mountain that is said to be the place where Moses received the Ten Commandments.
After lunch in a tourism class restaurant, we will drive back to Eilat, stopping by a few interesting sites including resort of Nuweiba along the Red Sea on the way, depending on the remaining time..


(Minimum of 3 Passengers for this tour)

(Please Note: The monastery is closed on Sundays)​

Time table
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
  • 6

  •  Border tax isn't included (Pay in cash at the border)  = $30 USD border tax (Israeli) and $26 USD (Egypt) total $56 USD oth sides of the border (Pay in cash at the border)


  • Transfer from airport or hotel to Taba border with our professional team. 
  • Transport in our newest models of air-conditioned vehicles.
  • English-speaking tour guide.  
  • Lunch at a local authentic restaurant.  
  • Return transport from border to destination of departure.

  • Health insurance. 
  • All kinds of drinks.
Border Taxes and Visa
Please note the visa and border tax will be paid in cash at the border during the crossing process.
Total sum is Up to 95$ (USD) 

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