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Church of Saint Simon the Tanner; it is unknown as the cave church. Who is Saint Simon the Tanner? A poor man he was Coptic Christian saint believing in the Christianity in Egypt, he is consider to be the owner for transferring the mountain, the monastery consisted of 6 churches; the monastery is located and carved inside the mountain. The monastery is located in area called by zableen means garbage collectors
Your guide will give you an introduction about the Christianity of Egypt. How Christianity started in Egypt and what is the meaning of Coptic Orthodox Church in Egypt. Your guide will explain how they carved the church, how was El Mokattam Mountain was moved from the north of Cairo to the center, enjoy some free time inside the church. You will also get the chance to get some great photos from the mountain. Then you will get back to the hotel
Full Experince to see the famous church of the Egypt
Tour Duration : 5 Hours
availability: Every Day
hotel Pick and Drop off : any Hotel in Cairo or Giza
Pick Up Time : 9:00 AM
END time : 2:00 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.
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