St Catherine's Monastery

Local nameSt Catherine's Monastery دير القديسة كاترين
LocationSaint Catherine, Egypt

Saint Catherine's Monastery, officially Sacred Autonomous Royal Monastery of Saint Katherine of the Holy and God-Trodden Mount Sinai, is an Eastern Orthodox monastery located on the Sinai Peninsula, at the mouth of a gorge at the foot of Mount Sinai, near the town of Saint Catherine, Egypt. The monastery is named after Catherine of Alexandria.The monastery is controlled by the autonomous Church of Sinai, part of the wider Greek Orthodox Church, and became a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 2002 for its unique importance in the traditions of Christianity, Islam, and Judaism.

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More information and contact

Wikipedia https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Saint_Catherine's_Monastery

Official Website http://www.sinaimonastery.com/

Email msf@otenet.gr

Phone +20 10 64 61 401

Address Sant Catrin Monkery Entrance, Saint Catherine Monastery, Egypt

Coordinates 28°33'21.27" N 33°58'33.17" E

Tours and activities: St Catherine's Monastery

Private Tour: St Catherine's Monastery and Moses' Mountain at Sunrise

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