Depart for Egypt
Afternoon scheduled flight Paris / Cairo on Air France. Arrival in Cairo, assistance with formalities and transfer al’hébergement. Dinner and overnight in Cairo.
Morning necropolis is the Step Pyramid of King Djoser and large mastabas notables. the Giza Plateau: the Sphinx, a colossal statue carved in the rock below the temple or temple of granite, the famous pyramids of Cheops, Chephren and Menkaure. The museum of the solar bark.
Lunch near the pyramids.
After noon on the Cairo Egyptian Museum with nearly 100 000 items on two floors, in chronological order: statue, sarcophagi, jewelry, stockings – … reliefs.
Mass and meeting the community of St. Joseph. Dinner and overnight in Cairo.
Morning early morning drive to the oasis of Wadi Natron. Time for prayers.
Long Valley is lower than the level of the sea that is home to monasteries 4th century monasteries, Roman, Syrian visit the monastery and the Amba BIshoi Syrian Monastery.
Picnic lunch during the visit.
Afternoon after returning to Cairo. Mokattam. The garbage collectors of Cairo.Dinner and overnight in Cairo.
Morning departure for the Suez Canal. Built from 1859 to link the Mediterranean to the Red Sea. Passage through the tunnel. Ayun Musa “Moses of the source>> is after crossing the Red Sea.
Simple lunch picnic.
After twelve o’clock start in 4 × 4 in the Sinai Peninsula by the desert road from Wadi Matalla first walk and celebration at sunset. Dinner and overnight camp at Barakat, below the site of Sarabit el Khadim.
Morning departure by 4 × 4 to the turquoise mines and has climbed up the temple of Sabri al-Khadim, the most important archaeological site of Sinai, down by Rod el air.
Picnic lunch at the camp.
After twelve o’clock road Wadi Mukkatab .celebration. Dinner and overnight camp in the region.
morning oasis Fieran. One of the most important wadis of Sinai: garden, church and tombs, ruins. Passage to the tomb of Sheikh Abu Sheib.
After twelve o’clock walk from the mausoleum of Sheikh Awad up to the plain Del rahab.celebration. Wadi road to Sola. Time to celebrate. Resumption of the 4 × 4to ana deposit near the village of St. Catherine walk approach Wadi el-lega. Dinner and camp at the foot of Mount Moses near Ras Safsaf.
Morning walk through the high valleys within the chain of Gabal Safsaf.
Lunch in Saint Catherine.
After time MIDI off a St. Catherine. Resumption of 4 × 4 and the road to Nawamis “flies”.
Installing the camp, dinner and overnight in the region of Ain Hudra.