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Private Guided Day Trip to Wadi El Natrun and Monasteries from Cairo
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19 Apr 2017
“Holy land.”
30 Nov 2016
Cairo, Egypt
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Reviewed 20 April 2017

So serene. Wonderful to see Quite area,peaceful place So simple The spirit there is beautiful the monks are friendly.

Thank Joe S
Reviewed 30 November 2016

Quit area full ofnspirit religion and peace . like every thing buildings prayer peace food . it peaceful place to visit and learn about optic Christian life in Egypt. I will return again to that place.

Thank helmy48
Reviewed 22 December 2015

in the middle of desert, enjoy the place and the history of our Egypt, i like the place so much with my friends.

1  Thank mohosman
Reviewed 25 March 2015 via mobile

So serene. Wonderful to see. Our guide had been a monk for 21 years and was so vibrant and interesting- an easy drive from Alexandria en route to Cairo

1  Thank karencZ8364LR
Reviewed 6 December 2014

we spent an amzaing weekend at elhammra ecolodge, its a nice city escape at wadi el naturon just 10 minutes off alex-cairo desert road. we wanted to surprise a friend on his birthday and it really worked well, it was very sunny, warm day long...More

Thank Marwa M
Reviewed 25 November 2014

Wadi Natrum about 75 km away from Cairo on the Desert Road to Alexandria houses still four Coptic monasteries of the 40 or so which used to be there. It's nice to join Coptic families going around the same sites where the number of monks...More

1  Thank Nicolaas H
Reviewed 8 November 2014

A great valley with many monasteries and churches...you can see the old architecture and in some monasteries there you can read the stories of the Saints...

1  Thank Mikysf
Reviewed 3 August 2014

To see part of Egyptian Coptic history, and to have complex knowledge on Egyptian history, you should visit monasteries in Wadi Natroun, approximately 1 hour north from Cairo. By car you take Cairo-Alexandria highway and after 100 km of driving you reach this place (on...More

2  Thank Sylvakemet
Reviewed 9 November 2013

it's a beautiful place right outside Cairo, enjoy the lovely architecture there and can have a nice walk and sit by the water there, worth the ride :)

Thank Bazzy88
Reviewed 8 September 2013

We are Orthodox people. It is a loooooooooong distance between our country and Wadi al-Natrun, but we came there, during the Holy Week of the Easter, with respect and curiosity for the old Coptic religion, it was a very special trip, long-awaited. But according to...More

3  Thank anagh
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