• Wadi El-Natrun Monasteries Tour

    Tours from Cairo
    Availability: Everyday
    Departure Time : 07:00 AM
    Cairo
  • A 100 KM north east from Cairo in the western desert is located Wadi El-natron where are many salt lakes, there you will visit the most important and holly monasteries in Egypt, where the actual birthplace for Christian monasticism.

  • Departure & Return Location

    Cairo / Giza Hotels

  • Departure Time At 07:00 AM
  • Pricing Includes
    • Entrance Fees

    • Tour Guide

    • Hotel Pick up and Drop off

    • All transportation in destination location

  • Pricing Excludes
    • Any Private Expenses

    • Food and Beverage

    • Tipping

  • What To Expect

    You will be taken to the most holy Monasteries  in Egypt where was the actual birthplace for Christian monasticism. You will visit 2 Monasteries

Itinerary

You will be met in the lobby of your hotel in Cairo / Giza with your Qualified Tour guide at 07:00 and picked up by a private A/C van to take your way to Wadi El-natrun,

there were about 50 monasteries, only 4 have survived into modern times. Begin your trip with Deir al-Baramus which is the oldest of the surviving 4 monasteries, and in many ways the most isolated, then proceeds to Deir Anba Bishoi whose body is still in the monastery. You will end your trip with Deir El-Suryani which is the smallest and most compact of the 4 monasteries. after visiting 2 of them, you will be taken back to your hotel in Cairo

6 Person

$ 105.00

Per Peson

2 Person

$ 125.00

Per Peson

1 Person

$ 150.00

Per Peson