Tour to Wadi El Natroun Monastery from Cairo
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 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.
1- Pick up services from hotel and return
2-Bottled water during your trip
3-All transfers by a private air-conditioned vehicle
4-Entrance fees to the mentioned historical place
5-Private English-speaking guide
6-All taxes and service charge
1-Any extras not mentioned in the program
|Single||2-3 Persons||4-6 Persons||7-10 Persons|
|160.00 $||95.00 $||85.00 $||75.00 $|