Tour Summary

In this tour, you will visit the four surviving monasteries in Wadi El-Natrun, the birthplace for Christian monasticism and will be learning more about the Fathers of Christian monasticism.

  • 8 hours
  • Private
  • Cairo
  • Daily
  • 08:00 AM
From $99.00 /Person

About This Tour

Activities

Sightseeing

Languages

English

Location

Cairo, Egypt

General Info

In this tour, you will visit the four surviving monasteries in Wadi El-Natrun, the birthplace for Christian monasticism and will be learning more about the Fathers of Christian monasticism.
Moving by a modern air-conditioned vehicle to Wadi El-Natrun. Originally, there were about 50 monasteries; only four have survived till today. Your trip will begin with Deir al-Baramus, the oldest of which and the most isolated one. Then proceeding to Deir El-Anba Bishoi ,who was buried in the monastery. Finally, your trip ends visiting Deir El-Suryani, the smallest and most compact of all the remaining monasteries. Later of the day, late lunch will be served at an Egyptian local restaurant.

Includes

Pick ups from hotel & return All transports by private air-conditioned cars Private English-speaking Egyptologist tour guide Entrance fees to all the above-mentioned sites Cold water bottle is obtainable during the tour for each individual Lunch meal at a local Egyptian Restaurant All service charge and taxes

Excludes

Any additionals not mentioned above Tipping Donation at monasteries

Children Policy

Cancellation Policy

Availability

Adult Child Infant
1 PAX
$225.00
-$1.00
-$1.00
2 PAX
$125.00
-$1.00
-$1.00
3/5 PAX
$115.00
-$1.00
-$1.00
8+ PAX
$99.00
-$1.00
-$1.00

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