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Egypt Travel Package "Turquoise Trail" 6 Day Sarabit El Khadem, Nuweiba, Dahab, Sinai
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Overview:
This trip is a quick getaway to inspirational Sinai. We start in Cairo and travel to the remote mountain area of the newly restored Sarabit el Khadem, Sinaiís only ancient Egyptian temple. We leave the temple behind to visit another spiritual symbol, Saint Catharine monastery and Mount Sinai. We rest at the local eco-lodge, and continue to the small resort towns of Nuweiba and Dahab, where we find beaches and water activities readily available. Afterward, we leave to Cairo to visit the Great Pyramids of Giza and depart home.
 
 
Package Details
Name: Turquoise Trail
Duration: 6 Days
Hotel Class:
Single: Double:
   
 
 
Highlights:
Sarabit el Khadem - Bedouin Village - St. Katherine - Mount Sinai - Monastery of St. Katherine - Colored Canyon - Nuweiba - Dahab - Red Sea - Cairo - Sphinx - Great Pyramids of Giza.

Short Itinerary:
Day 1 Cairo
Day 2 Visit Sarabit El Khadem
Day 3 Drive to Saint Catherine and climb Mount Sinai
Day 4 Visit Saint Catherine and the Colored Canyon
Day 5 Drive to Nuweiba for lunch then head to Dahab
Day 6 Return to Cairo

Program Details:
Day 1

The trip starts from Cairo. Our representatives will welcome you in the airport throughout the whole day. Optional city tour if time allows.

 
Day 2

We set off early to Sinai. We travel to the remote mountain area of Sarabit el Khadem, stopping on the way for lunch in the desert. The newly restored Sarabit el Khadem is the only ancient Egyptian temple in Sinai. The area has a cluster of magnificent turquoise mining caves that were used in ancient times. We arrive in the afternoon and climb Sarabit Mountain and decent after sunset. We have dinner and camp for the night at the Bedouin village of Sarabit el Khadem.
Meals include :
1 breakfast, 1 lunch, 1 dinner

     
Day 3

We drive through Naqb Budra, passing through Wadi Maghara, which is a site of ancient pharaonic turquoise mines. We stop at Wadi Mukattab to see the ancient Nabataean inscriptions. We then drive through Wadi Feiran to the legendary Saint Catharine Monastery and Mount Sinai. We climb Mount Sinai around late afternoon to watch the spectacular sunset over the peninsula, those who do not wish to climb can rent camels to help them hike most of the trip or just rest at the local eco-lodge, which will also serve as the sleeping place after the descent.
Meals include: 1 breakfast, 1 lunch, 1 dinner

 
Day 4

We start the day by visiting the famous St. Catherine Monastery. We then head to the spectacular Colored Canyon via Wadi Ghazala and trek through the canyon. We have lunch in the desert and take an off-road drive to Wadi Kheel. We setup overnight camp and have a Bedouin dinner in the desert.
Meals include: 1 breakfast, 1 lunch, 1 dinner

     
Day 5

We continue on the following day to the coastal town of Noweiba and stop in the Bedouin settlement of Tarabin. We have Lunch in Tarabin then drive via Wadi Watir to the small laid back coastal town of Dahab. Dahab, with itís the pristine beaches, has many attractions, such as, diving, snorkeling, windsurfing, kitesurfing, and/or shopping. Sleep at hotel in Dahab.
Meals include: 1 breakfast, 1 lunch

 
Day 6

Drive to Cairo; visit the great Pyramids of Giza and the Sphinx and have some free time to tour in vibrant Cairo. (Early departures)

     
Pricing:
  4 Star Hotels
  Single Double (per person) 3 to 4 Pax (per person)
Price: $1200 $660 $540
Children Policy: Children prices will be added shortly
Group Pricing: Group pricing will be given out by our Tour Operators
Note (1): Added Prices are quoted per person in $US dollars
Pricing:
A complete pricing list will added shortly
 
Notes:
Below is complete of what is generally included or excluded for this package
What's Included.....
  • Meet and Assist at the airport
  • All transfers
  • Baggage Transfers
  • Deluxe A/C transport throughout
  • Hotels with Breakfast. Hotel taxes and service
  • Services of an English Guide/Egyptologist
  • 4x4 Jeeps car for the desert Safari.
  • All meals during Safari Days
  • Permits and Fees for the Government during Safari trips.
 
What's Excluded.....
  • Items of a personal nature
  • Entry Visa
  • Gratuities
  • Camera Fees
  • Meals not mentioned
  • Drinks of any kind
  • Any additional requests
  • All Entrance fees to historical sites

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