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EXCURSION: ARCE Trip St. Catherine's Monastery

EXCURSION: ARCE Trip St. Catherine's Monastery

EXCURSION: ARCE Trip St. Catherine's Monastery

October 1-2, 2010

Join ARCE on an excursion to St. Catherine's Monastery led by Egyptologist Dr. Rawya Ismail. On the first day, we will depart ARCE at 7:00 a.m. and cross to Sinai via the Ahmed Hamdi Tunnel.  We will drive along the Suez Gulf with stops by the Springs of Moses, Wadi Firan and Deir el Banat (Convent of the Nuns). We will have dinner and stay overnight at the Monastery’s hostel. Optional climb of Mt. Sinai to watch the sunrise early morning on Saturday. Visit the Monastery and drive back to Cairo after lunch.

Price includes transportation, accommodation on full board basis, guide and entrance fees, per person in double:

800 LE members, 900 LE non-members

Single supplement 100 LE

Reservations: Call Mary Sadek 2794-8239, Fax: 2795-3052, Email:

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