Egypt - Sinai (PDF Chapter)

Egypt - Sinai (PDF Chapter)

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This is the Sinai chapter from Lonely Planet’s Egypt guidebook.

Rugged and starkly beautiful, the Sinai Peninsula has captured imaginations throughout the centuries. The region has been coveted for its deep religious significance and its strategic posi-tion as a crossroads of empires: prophets and pilgrims, conquerors and exiles have all left their footprints on the sands here.

  • divr into an underwater fantasia of coral mountains and flitting fish at Ras Mohammed
  • maps
  • follow the footsteps of prophets and pilgrims on Mt Sinai’s time-worn Steps of Repentance
  • transport
  • view one of the world’s most important collections of early Christian art and manuscripts at St Katherine’s Monastery
  • restaurants & accommodation

Coverage includes: Sinai Coast, Ras Sudr, Al Tor, Ras Mohammed Na-tional Park, Sharm El Sheikh & Na’ama Bay, Nabq Protectorate, Dahab, Ras Abu Gallum Protec-torate, Nuweiba & Around, Taba, Sinai Interior, St Katherine Protectorate, Wadi Feiran.

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