in Alexandria, Egypt

Tour to Wadi El Natroun Monastery from Alexandria


Alexandria, Egypt

109.25 USD

1 - 15

8 hrs


From $109.25 USD
per person

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Overview
  • Drive to Wadi El-Natrun, the birthplace for Christian monasticism. Visit the 4 surviving monasteries of the 50 that once existed here. Begin your trip with the oldest and most isolated monastery, Deir al-Baramus, and learn of the Desert Fathers of Christian monasticism.

Location
  • Around:
    • Alexandria, Egypt
  • Pickup: from your hotel in Alexandria

Categories
  • Cultural Tours
  • Private Sightseeing Tours
  • Full-day Tours
  • Bus & Minivan Tours

Time of Tour
  • Departure at: 8:00 AM
  • Duration: 8 hrs

Additional
  • Price per person: $109.25
  • Size: 1 - 15 people
  • Discount: 0%
  • Languages: English - Guide

Inclusion
  • Pick up services from hotel & return..
    Bottled water during your trip..
    All transfers by a private air-conditioned vehicle..
    Private All Languages speaking guide..
    Lunch meal at local restaurant..
    All taxes & service charge..
    Lunch.
    Bottled water

Exclusion
  • Any extras not mentioned in the program.
    Tipping

Cancellation
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience

Tour to Wadi El Natroun Monastery from Alexandria

Drive to Wadi El-Natrun, the birthplace for Christian monasticism. Visit the 4 surviving monasteries of the 50 that once existed here. Begin your trip with the oldest and most isolated monastery, Deir al-Baramus, and learn of the Desert Fathers of Christian monasticism.

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 Bishoiwhose body is still in the monastery. End your trip visiting Deir El-Suryani which is the smallest and most compact of the 4 monasteries.

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Additional Information

Confirmation will be received at time of booking.
Not wheelchair accessible.
Minimum drinking age is 18 years.
This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate.
Face masks required for travelers in public areas.
Face masks required for guides in public areas.
Face masks provided for travelers.
Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff.
Social distancing enforced throughout experience.
Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas.
Gear/equipment sanitized between use.
Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized.
Guides required to regularly wash hands.
Regular temperature checks for staff.
Temperature checks for travelers upon arrival.
Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms.
Contactless payments for gratuities and add-ons

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