Tour to Wadi El Natroun Monastery from Cairo

from $39
Duration:
About 8 Hours
Type:
Private Tour
Run:
Everyday
Pick-up Time:
07:00 AM

Discover Cairo Tours Visiting: Wadi El-Natrun, the birthplace for Christian monasticism. Visit the 4 surviving monasteries that existed here, Deir al-Baramus Monastery and learn more about the Fathers of Christian monasticism. 

 

Included:
  • Pick up services from hotel & return
  • Bottled water during your trip
  • All transfers by a private air-conditioned vehicle
  • Entrance fees to the mentioned historical place
  • Private English-speaking guide
  • Lunch meal at a local restaurant
  • All taxes & service charge
Excluded:
  • Any extras not mentioned in the program
  • Tipping
Itinerary:

Drive by a modern air-conditioned vehicle to Wadi El-Natrun, the actual birthplace for Christian monasticism. Basically, 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. End your trip visiting Deir El-Suryani which is the smallest and most compact of the 4 monasteries. Lunch will be served in a local restaurant. 

Prices :
Price Per Person:
Single
$ 195 Per Person
2 Persons
$ 109 Per Person
3 Persons
$ 69 Per Person
4 Persons
$ 59 Per Person
5 Persons
$ 49 Per Person
6 Persons
$ 39 Per Person
from $39