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My friends and I were told to have a look at the cathedral by an Egyptian man we met and it was the... read more

Reviewed 22 July 2014
NikolijaN
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London, United Kingdom
July 2014

As someone who is not particularly religious, I never thought I would find this as interesting as I... read more

Reviewed 17 July 2014
lukeleptic
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Reviewed 4 August 2014

I loved this cathedral, the artists interpretation of the bible stories was out standing. The information we received from the guide was short but captivating. It was a sad time for me when we visited, I had lost my gran a year ago on the...More

Date of experience: July 2014
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Reviewed 22 July 2014

My friends and I were told to have a look at the cathedral by an Egyptian man we met and it was the best decision of the holiday. We walked into the church grounds weary but as soon as we got in, it was the...More

Date of experience: July 2014
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Reviewed 17 July 2014

As someone who is not particularly religious, I never thought I would find this as interesting as I did. Visited during a discover Sharm trip, this was an impressive building. The building is full of hand painted images, telling the story of the bible, and...More

Date of experience: July 2014
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Reviewed 2 July 2014

Beautiful example of an Egyptian Christian church, actually two churches as another in the basement. Fabulous stained glass and painted ceiling. Excellent guide who was extremely knowledgeable and happy to share. Note the facilities are basic, so take your own toilet tissue

Date of experience: June 2014
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Reviewed 15 June 2014

Several attractions to see here from dinosaurs to illuminated characters. Beautiful gardens - looks great at night - kids will love it.

Date of experience: June 2014
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Reviewed 20 May 2014

It was a brilliant experience to go there in Easter with my friend. Awesome architecture and paintings. Bible lecterns are brilliant. If you're an architecture geek, you have to visit this awesome place, if you're looking for getting brilliant photos, you have to go there...More

Date of experience: April 2014
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Reviewed 7 May 2014

The heavenly Cathedral was absolutely beautiful inside, beautiful paintings and very peaceful. The guide was very good and explained everything in detail, I'm glad I went!

Date of experience: April 2014
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Reviewed 5 May 2014

Amazing and very interesting visiting the Cathedral, Mosques etc. plus enjoying the walking around the large stores in old Sharm.

Date of experience: April 2014
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Reviewed 24 March 2014

We visited 'The heavenly Cathedral' as part of the City tour in Sharm el Sheikh. It looked amazing outside with the stained glass windows but when we got inside.....we were totally wonder struck! What a beautiful magnificent building and the artwork was out of this...More

Date of experience: March 2014
2  Thank GeetaShah21
Reviewed 19 March 2014

Well worth a visit. The interior is simply beautiful with frescoes and stained glass. Photography is allowed so take a camera, and if you have one, a small tripod for low light shots. Please bear in mind they insist on shoulders and knees being covered,...More

Date of experience: February 2014
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Response from SummerPrincez | Reviewed this property |
Around 4pm when I went there and I was alone. So I can take all the pictures I wanted. 😊 There is also one Mosque that you can visit close to this Cathedral. Taxi cost around 30-50 Egyptian pound so do not pay much more... More
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Sameh E
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Response from SummerPrincez | Reviewed this property |
Yes. It is open for Muslims. And I went there at 4pm Wednesday. And the Church was not crowded, there were just few tourists. So i took a lot of nice photos.
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