CairoTrekking Adventure to Saint Catherine Monastery
Half day private trip
Head to Saint Catherine monastery and visit numerous historical and sacred sites including the Springs of prophet Moses and the burning bush that was mentioned in the Bible, all on an exciting trekking experience of Mount Moses.The full experience
Hike Egypt’s most famous mountain, Mount Moses.
Visit the historical Saint Catherine monastery.
See where the prophet Moses talked to his god.
Recognize the iconic burning bush and the interesting springs of Moses.
Take in the most picturesque natural views all your way long.
Hit the road to Mount Moses in south Sinai, discover its sacred sites, and marvel at the immersive panoramic views of the sunrise. On a convenient ride from Cairo, you will cross the Suez Canal, the world’s most important waterway, to South Sinai where your unforgettable adventure begins.
Spot the 12 Springs of Moses or Oyun Moses as it is locally called, and learn about the miraculous story behind it. With a lunch stop at a nearby restaurant, you will refill with a traditional lunch meal before hiking up the mountainside. Reaching Saint Catherine, you will spend the night at a high-class hotel before your hiking journey the next day.
Set off at 2:00 AM on your guided hiking tour of Mount Moses. Climb up 750 steps through the mountainside and reach the place where Moses and his god talked when he received the ten commandments.
Take your time to feast your eyes on the incomparable landscapes and snap memorable pictures of the awe-inspiring nature. Visit the UNESCO world heritage site of Saint Catherine on your way down and catch sight of the burning bush and learn about it from your expert guide.