5 Day Egypt Spiritual Journey: Cairo, Moses Mountain & St. Catherine

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Unearthing the Divine: A 5-Day Egypt Spiritual Journey

Embark on a transformative 5-day Egypt spiritual journey, where the ancient allure of Cairo blends seamlessly with the sacred landscapes of Moses Mountain and the tranquility of St. Catherine Monastery. Delve into the spiritual tapestry of Egypt as you explore its Coptic sites, immerse yourself in the awe-inspiring majesty of Moses Mountain, and find solace in the serene ambiance of St. Catherine. Join us on a pilgrimage of the soul, where each step resonates with the whispers of history and the echoes of faith.

Begin your spiritual odyssey in the heart of Cairo, where the ancient and the divine converge. Our Cairo spiritual tour invites you to discover the city’s rich Coptic heritage, from the venerable churches of Old Cairo to the hallowed halls of the Coptic monasteries. Marvel at the intricate beauty of the Hanging Church, stroll through the labyrinthine alleys of Coptic Cairo, and feel the presence of centuries past in the serene ambiance of these sacred sites.

Ascending Moses Mountain:

Journey into the Sinai Peninsula, where the rugged beauty of the desert landscape serves as the backdrop for a transcendent experience. Ascend the sacred slopes of Moses Mountain, following in the footsteps of prophets and pilgrims. As the sun casts its golden glow upon the horizon, witness a breathtaking sunrise from the summit, where the timeless majesty of nature intertwines with the spiritual significance of the moment.

Descend from the heights of Moses Mountain to the tranquil oasis of St. Catherine, home to one of the oldest continuously inhabited monasteries in the world. Explore the storied halls of St. Catherine Monastery, where ancient manuscripts, priceless icons, and sacred relics bear testament to centuries of devotion. Find sanctuary amidst the serene surroundings, where the gentle whisper of the wind carries the promise of peace and renewal.

This meticulously crafted 5-day Egypt itinerary transcends the realm of sightseeing, offering a deeply personal spiritual retreat. It allows you to connect with the enduring faith that has shaped Egyptian culture for millennia. So, if you seek a journey that transcends the physical and awakens the spirit, embark on this unforgettable Egypt spiritual journey.

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870 USD per person in a trip room (2-16 people).

885 USD per person in a twin or double room (2-16 people).

1499 USD per single traveler, traveling alone.

Price Includes

  • Meet & assist service upon arrival and departure
  • All transfers as per the itinerary by air-conditioned vehicles
  • 5-star standard hotel in Cairo on a bed and breakfast basis for 03 nights
  • 5-star standard hotel in Sharm El-Sheikh on a bed and breakfast basis for 01 night
  • 08 meals: 04 breakfasts, and 04 lunches
  • Domestic flights as per the itinerary
  • Hotel picks up and drops off
  • Entrance fees as per the itinerary
  • Licensed Egyptologists tour guides
  • All service charges and local taxes

Price Excludes

  • International flights
  • Arrival visa
  • Gratuities
  • Travel insurance
  • Meals and drinks when not included
  • Any optional tour

Children Policy

  • Children from 0 – 2 years get 70% off
  • Children from 3 – 5 years get 60% off
  • Children from 6 – 11 years get 50% off
  • Children from 12 years are considered adults
Highlights of this 5 Day Egypt Spiritual Journey: Cairo, Moses Mountain & St. Catherine
  • Cairo's Coptic Heritage: Explore the spiritual wonders of Cairo, delving into its rich Coptic heritage with visits to iconic sites such as the Hanging Church, and the labyrinthine alleys of Coptic Cairo.
  • Moses Mountain Pilgrimage: Embark on a soul-stirring ascent of Moses Mountain in the Sinai Peninsula, following in the footsteps of prophets and pilgrims as you witness a breathtaking sunrise from the summit.
  • St. Catherine Monastery Experience: Discover the serenity of St. Catherine Monastery, one of the oldest continuously inhabited monasteries in the world, and immerse yourself in its storied history and sacred ambiance.
  • Cairo Pyramids Tour: Experience the awe-inspiring majesty of the ancient pyramids of Giza, standing as silent sentinels to Egypt's enduring legacy, as part of your spiritual journey through Cairo.
  • Personal Growth: Allow the tranquil surroundings and spiritual significance of each site to inspire personal growth and reflection, as you embark on a journey of self-discovery and enlightenment.
  • Expert Guided Tours: Benefit from the expertise of knowledgeable guides who provide valuable insights and commentary, enhancing your understanding and appreciation of Egypt's spiritual and cultural heritage.
Itinerary
5 Day Egypt Spiritual Journey: Cairo, Moses Mountain & St. Catherine

Day 1 Arrive in Cairo, Egypt

Welcome to Egypt, land of pharaohs, pyramids, and breathtaking deserts! Upon landing at Cairo International Airport, a friendly representative from “Egypt Best Vacations” will greet you like royalty. Let them take care of arrival formalities and visa regulations, while you simply relax and soak in the excitement of your upcoming Egypt spiritual journey.

Day 2Giza Pyramids, Sphinx and Egyptian Museum

Fuel up with a delicious breakfast at your hotel before embarking on your Spiritual Cairo Tour. Your first stop is the Giza Plateau, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, where the awe-inspiring Great Pyramids stand guard over the desert sands. Marvel at these architectural marvels, each a testament to the ingenuity of an ancient civilization.

Next, you encounter the enigmatic Sphinx, a mythical creature with a lion’s body and a human head. Ponder its mysteries and snap some unforgettable photos. After soaking in the majesty of Giza, you’ll enjoy a delightful lunch at a local restaurant, allowing you to savor authentic Egyptian flavors.

Your afternoon unfolds at the Egyptian Museum, a treasure trove of ancient artifacts. Wander through vast halls filled with mummies, pharaoh’s sarcophagi, and exquisite relics that bring the stories of a glorious civilization to life. As the day winds down, you’ll return to your hotel, filled with awe and wonder from our first day on this spiritual adventure.

Day 3Coptic Cairo & St. Simeon Monastery - Sharm El-Sheikh

Savor a nourishing breakfast at your hotel to fuel your exploration of Cairo’s spiritual core. Today, you delve into the Coptic district, a historic haven for Christianity since its early days.

Your first stop is the iconic Hanging Church, a marvel of Coptic architecture. Built partially above a Roman fortress gate, it offers a unique perspective and a serene atmosphere. Next, you visit the Church of Abu Serga, believed to be a resting place for the Holy Family during their flight to Egypt. Admire its intricate carvings and historical significance.

Continuing our spiritual exploration, you step into the Synagogue of Ben Ezra, a testament to Cairo’s rich tapestry of religions. This beautifully preserved synagogue offers a glimpse into Jewish history in Egypt.

After a delicious lunch at a local eatery, where you can experience authentic Egyptian flavors, you head to the Monastery of St. Simeon the Tanner. This historic monastery provides a tranquil sanctuary and a chance to connect with the ongoing traditions of Coptic Christianity. 

Transfer to Cairo Airport to fly to Sharm El-Sheikh as your 5-day Egypt spiritual journey turns to the majestic Moses Mountain and St. Catherin Monastery. Transfer from Sharm El-Sheikh Airport to your hotel. 

Day 4Moses Mountain & St. Catherine Monastery - Fly back to Cairo

Experience the breathtaking beauty of a sunrise hike up Mount Sinai, a sacred peak steeped in history and spirituality. Begin your journey with a comfortable transfer from your hotel in Sharm El-Sheikh to the base of Mount Sinai, where your adventure begins.

As you ascend the rugged slopes of the mountain under the cloak of darkness, guided by a Bedouin guide and the light of the stars above, feel a sense of anticipation building within you. With each step, you draw closer to the summit, where a spectacular vista awaits.

As the first light of dawn begins to paint the sky in hues of pink and gold, find yourself standing at the pinnacle of Mount Sinai, gazing out over a landscape that stretches to the horizon in all directions. Witness the sun as it breaks free from the embrace of the earth, casting its warm glow upon the ancient land below.

Take a moment to reflect on the significance of this sacred site, where Moses is said to have received the Ten Commandments millennia ago. Feel a sense of awe and reverence wash over you as you soak in the serenity of the moment. After capturing the beauty of the sunrise in your heart and memory, begin your descent back down the mountain, retracing your steps to the base where your transfer awaits. 

Discover the serenity of St. Catherine Monastery, one of the oldest continuously inhabited monasteries in the world, and immerse yourself in its storied history and sacred ambiance.

Transfer to Sharm El-Sheikh Airport to fly back to Cairo. Transfer from Cairo Airport to your hotel in Cairo for final night of your 5-day Egypt spiritual journey.

Day 5End of your 5-day Egypt spiritual journey

Fuel up with a delicious breakfast at your hotel before our final adventure. Today, you journey back in time with a visit to the Citadel of Saladin, a majestic fortress overlooking Cairo. Built by the famed Muslim leader Saladin in the 12th century, the citadel offers stunning panoramic views of the city and houses mosques and museums that whisper tales of Egypt’s rich history.

After exploring the citadel, you will savor a delightful lunch at a local restaurant, allowing you one last taste of authentic Egyptian cuisine. With a heart full of memories and a deeper understanding of Cairo’s spiritual side, we’ll transfer you to Cairo International Airport for your final departure. May your onward journey be filled with peace and fond reflections of your 5-day Egypt Spiritual Journey.

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