Private Trip: St Simeon Monastery including Motorboat and Camel Ride
Enjoy riding a Camel to visit St. Simeon’s Monastery on this Private 3.5 hour Tour on Aswan’s Elephantine Island. As you explore the 7th Century Site view traces of fresco paintings, learn the story of the Monks who used the Island for missionary trips into Nubia and see the writings left by Islamic Pilgrims during their journeys to Mecca.
- Hotel pick up and return
- All Entrance Fees included
- Step back in time
- Family friendly
- Private Egyptologist Guide
- All our Egyptologist Guides are Qualified and Fully Licensed.
- All our Clients are Insured
Our qualified Egyptologist Guide will pick you up from your Hotel/Nile Cruise in Aswan by Private A/C Vehicle to transfer you to your Motor Boat for your trip to St. Simoen Monastery which is located at the southern tip of Elephantine Island. When you have arrived you will ride a Camel to the Monastery.The original name of this Monastery was Anba Hatre, As you tour around the Monastery you will be able to take in the view of the desert below as you stand at the top of the hill. After this fabulous visit relax and enjoy your drive back to your hotel/nile cruise in Aswan..
Pick up services from hotel & return
English speaking Guide
Bottled water provided during your tours and transfers
All service charges & taxes
All transfers by a modern A/C vehicle
Any optional tours
Additional Helpful information
We recommend you wear sunglasses
Our cars include limousine , HIACE & minivan all A/C
We recommend you always carry a bottle of water
We recommend for you to wear suitable shoes
We recommend you to always use sunscreen in summer time
We recommend you to wear light clothing because of high degree in summer time
Yes.. Only your group will participate
We recommend you to wear long Trousers in winter time
We recommend you to take a jacket in winter time
Yes.. you can use the USD , Euro , English pound and Egyptian pound
Yes.. Feel stress free in the knowledge we are a Professional Registered Company
Yes.. All our Egyptologist Guides are Qualified and Fully Licensed.
Yes.. All our private cars very comfortable and professional drivers
Yes.. All our Clients are Insured
No ,there is no special dress code
Yes.. You can obtain an extra ticket for Nubian Museum to your tour price is 200 L.E
Yes.. You can obtain an extra ticket for Aswan Museum to your tour price is150 L.E
Yes.. You can obtain an extra ticket for El Soboa Temple to your tour price is 150 L.E
Yes.. You can obtain an extra ticket for the Kalabsha Temple to your tour price is 160 L.E
Yes.. You can obtain an extra ticket for pheala temple price is 240 L.E
Yes.. You can obtain an extra ticket for high dam price is 150 L.E
Yes.. You can change your Tour to another day if for any reason.
In regards to Tipping it depends on you as the Customer how satisfied you are with the service how much you would like to give.
Yes.. you are allowed to have photos
Yes.. There is a vegetarian food is allowed
Yes.. There is Halal food is allowed
(Age 12 and more)
(Age 2 to 11)
(Age 0 to 2)
Our Prices are quoted in US $ but we also accept Euros and Sterling per person per trip , with the exception during Christmas, New Year and Easter holidays.If you go to the icon at the bottom of the page you can change the currencey just by clicking the button to whatever currency you wish to use.
0 - 01.99 Free of Charge
2- 11.99 pay 50% of tour price
12+ pay full tour price as per adult person
Please note Airline Policy is as follows…If your tour includes a Domestic Flight a child 0-2 years of age incurs a $15 fee. From 2 years of age are classed as Adult.
We require a deposit of 25% of the total price of the tour, exception being at peak times i.e. Christmas and New Year and Easter, then the deposit required will be 50% of the total price. You can pay the deposit by either Bank Transfer for which we would give you our Bank Account details, or you may pay by Weston Union , or online
If you wish to cancel your bookings the cancellation fees are as follows… At least one week in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee. If you cancel between 3 and 6 days in advance of the scheduled departure, there is a 50 percent cancellation fee. If you cancel within 2 days of the scheduled departure, there is a 100 percent cancellation fee.
!!!!!! Please note all flights require 100% cancellation fee.
We would advise if you are satisfied with the services you have received then it is customary to give a gratuity but you are not obliged to do so.