Tour Overview:St. Catherine's Monastery & The Pyramids of Egypt 4 day extension to be added after the Holy Land Tour, if you would like to visit St. Catherine's on a private basis, please inquire
Day 9: Jerusalem / Taba / St. Catherine's (Tuesday)Departure for Taba. Pass through the Valley of Elah, the site of David and Goliath’s battle, through Adullam, where David took refuge from Saul and on to Beersheba, ancient city of Judah. Continue to Eilat, the Red Sea and cross into Egypt at Taba. Drive towards St Catherine’s Monastery, and Mr Sinai, the site of Moses receiving the Ten Commandments. Dinner and overnight at hotel.
Day 10: St. Catherine's / Mt. Sinai / Cairo (Wednesday)For those who wish to climb Mt Sinai (this is a very rigorous climb taking approximately 5–6 hours and clearance from your doctor is highly recommended), very early AM climb to watch the sunrise. Climb back down and visit the Monastery to see the Burning Bush and the Chamber of Skulls. Depart for Cairo for dinner and overnight.
Day 11: Cairo (Thursday)After breakfast, visit the Egyptian Museum with its most well known exhibition of the findings from the tomb of King Tut. See Old Cairo. Afternoon visit to the Pyramids and Sphinx. Enjoy a camel ride! Dinner and overnight.
Day 12: Cairo / Home (Friday)Transfer to the airport for your flight home.
Three days of sightseeing with English-speaking guide and entrance fees per itinerary on motor coach tour
3 nights at selected first class hotel including service fees and taxes
Daily breakfast and dinner
Departure transfer in Cairo
OPTIONAL: Transatlantic contracted air fare available from USA gateways.