High desert plateaus, ancient archeological sites, wide-open wadis, twisted canyons, the famous Mushroom rock, and St. Catherine. This 5-day trip takes you to the best of the south Sinai.

We travel by 4×4 land cruisers and cover a stunning range of places. Camp and discover the Bedouin way of life.

NUMBER OF DAYS5 Days
MINIMUM PEOPLE4 People
DEPARTURE/RETURN LOCATION Dahab
DEPARTURE TIME 7AM
WEARComfortable athletic clothing, good walking shoes, hat, jacket and sunscreen.
INCLUDED
National park fees
Guides
Transportation
Meals
Drinks
Lots of Bedouin tea
NOT INCLUDED
Transportation from Sharm el Sheikh airport
Any purchases from the Monastery gift shop
Accommodation in Dahab

Notes:

  • Trip runs year round
  • Trip not suitable for children under 12
  • Discounts available for groups
  • Bring good walking shoes, a small bag of personal amenities including sunscreen, a warm jacket in the winter months (the mountains get cold), a sleeping bag.
  • Leave any particularly expensive items at home.
  • Bring your passports.
1

Day 1

  • Depart Dahab at 7 am, drive through the desert on and off road to Um Athla – 2 hours
  • Lunch at Um Athla wadi
  • Small walk to discover the wadi
  • Drive to Jebel Al-Barqaa
  • Sunset on the plateau
  • Set up camp, dinner, and overnight.
2

Day 2

  • Sunrise walk up the mountain
  • Breakfast upon return to camp
  • Drive to Jebel Al-Makaroum
  • Discover the area, bring your cameras!
  • Drive to Al-Zaraneg
  • Lunch and discover the natural pool
  • Drive to Um Al-Matamer, the famous sand dune!
  • Set up camp, dinner, and overnight.
3

Day 3

  • Breakfast at 7 am.
  • Drive to Nawamis the ancient tombs
  • Drive to wadi Arada
  • Discover the Double Canyon with a guide
  • Lunch break
  • Drive to Mushroom Rock
  • Drive to Abu Shawareb for amazing sunset views
  • Set up camp, dinner, and overnight.
4

Day 4

    • Breakfast at 7 am.
    • Drive to Al-Faranja
    • Lunch break
    • Small hike through the valley, discover the surrounds
  • Short sleep as we move from the valley at midnight to St. Catherine.
5

Day 5

  • Sunrise hike up Mt Sinai, starting at 1 am. We take the Al-Arbayeen route, 3 hours.
  • Watch sunrise from the top of the mountains
  • Climb down taking the camel trail
  • Breakfast in the Monastery gardens
  • Visit the monastery, excluding trips that conclude on Sunday and public holidays
  • Drive back to Al-Faranja
  • Lunch
  • Drive back to Dahab

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