In addition to highlighting a fascinating chapter of Egypt history, this private tour to the Monastery of Anthony and the Monastery of Saint Paul the Anchorite makes an excellent Cairo day trip. The drive through the desert flies by thanks to commentary from your Egyptologist guide and onboard WiFi. When you arrive, visit on your own time thanks to the flexibility allowed by a private guide.
Meet your guide in the lobby of hotel ,Both Monasteries visited on this tour date back to the fourth century and they are considered of the earliest inhabited monasteries of the world. They belong to the Coptic Orthodox Church which is a member of the Oriental Orthodox Churches. Saint Anthony was the first Christian monk in history and Saint Paul was the first hermit. Both monasteries represent Christian institutions that contributed a great deal to the Christian theology and monastic life. The monasteries are located about 3-4 hours' drive from Cairo. You can also visit the cave of Saint Anthony. Lunch is included in this tour. Your tour includes private qualified Egyptologist, private modern a/c van with Wi-Fi on board, Bottled water and beverages.
Monastery of Anthony and Monastery of Saint Paul tour from Cairo Comfortable
transportation in air-conditioned van with WiFi
Private tour for your group of one to fifteen people
Lunch and bottled water included for a comfortable trip
Tour Duration : 8 Hours
availability: Every Day
hotel Pick and Drop off : any Hotel in Cairo or Giza
Pick Up Time : 8:00 AM
END time : 5:00 PM
type : Private Tour
Live tour guide
English Spanish German
All transfers by a Private air-conditioned vehicle.
Private English Egyptologist guide (other languages available at request).
Entrance fees to all the mentioned sites.
Free Wi Fi service on board the vehicle.
local food lunch
Free Bottles of mineral water during your tours.
All Service charges & taxes
Hotel Pick up and drop off
Bookings can be cancelled whenever without any fees.
Prices Per Person in U.S.D ($)
Single Person =70 $
From 2 to 4 People = 50 $
From 5 to 8 People = 35 $
from 9 to 15 people = 30 $
Child from (6 to10.99 Y ) = 30 $
Child Below 6 Years = Free
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