Egypt is an open air museum for religious archeological heritage for Christians, Muslims, and Jews, Egypt is gifted with its ancient churches, Jewish synagogues, and grand mosques. Beautiful art and lovely people at all these sites welcome guests and visitors. Edu Travel Egypt has excellent itineraries which combine beautiful sights and exposure to the people either through a missionary work, interfaith dialogue, and meetings with Muslim and Christian clergy as well as viewing old manuscripts and religious architecture, all of which enriches your trip with memories for a lifetime.  Join one of our experienced Christian Egyptologists and explore many venues of faith found only in Egypt.



Faith Travel / The Exodus Journey

The Exodus Journey

has become a very popular trip for many travelers with faith-based and historical interests. Start from Cairo, through the Eastern Delta of Egypt, through the Wilderness of Sinai, till its end in Jerusalem passing by the highlight of the trip, Mt. Sinai with an option of climbing Mt. Sinai like Moses. Also, visit the pearl in the middle of Sinai, “St. Catherine Monastery,” with its unique manuscript library and its many ancient icons, meet with monks and learn about the on-going manuscripts restoration and digitizing project. Along the route you will learn about and see Sinai Steep Mountains and the Suez Canal, ending in Jerusalem. This area is the core of the ancient world. Join one of our Christian experts in the Biblical Route of the Exodus and an Egyptologist as well.



Faith Travel / The Holy Family Journey

The Holy Family Journey

is documented in a 4th century papyrus manuscript based on earlier accounts tracing the story back to the Apostolic Era. Due to the Coptic period of Egyptian history, many churches and monasteries have been built to mark the places where the feet of our Lord Jesus stepped. Fortunately, many of these are still standing in great shape, and moreover, are functioning and inhabited by monks or priests and a Christian population. Egypt Ministry of Tourism with the Vatican has approved the Route of the Holy Family and has prepared it for visitors. Join us in a Journey of Faith, following the Foot Steps of Christ in one of the most ancient kingdoms, once a superpower. Our Christian tour professionals have many more interesting stories not mentioned in books told in these blessed places derived from the locals.



Faith Travel / The Holy Family Journey

The Coptic Monasteries Journey

Monasticism has been founded and still flowering in Egypt has started by St. Anthony, founder of monasticism and father of all monks who lived in the early 4th century AD. Monasticism has attracted many princes and princesses of the Roman Empire and still attract many people nowadays. Visiting monasteries in Egypt, not only seeing ancient churches and shrines with beautiful icons or frescos and mosaics but a journey to discover different depths for the human soul, a journey of faith beyond the visible materialistic world, you will discover this through many visits with different monks, bishops and priests while learning about their daily routine and why they have left their jobs, posts and normal lifestyle to choose a life of solitude in remote locations. We will inquire into their life-styles and seek to discover their reasons for their commitment and goals. You are escorted by a Christian tour professional, but you will also hear and learn first-hand from the monks themselves!



Faith Travel / The Holy Family Journey

The Catholic Tours

The Virgin Mary the “Theotokos” has the largest number of altars, churches and monasteries named after her. Some were built by the Empress Helen from the 4th Century. Egypt has been blessed by the visit of the Holy Family to protect the life of the infant Jesus. Egypt also has been blessed by her transfigurations in many churches since 1968 and to this day. You may join us on a combined tour to the Holy Family Journey sights and the Churches where she has appeared.



Faith Travel / The Holy Family Journey

The Mission Trips

The Churches in Egypt, Coptic, Evangelical or Catholic are extending the hand of God to all the needy Egyptians regardless of religion. They encourage all to engage both Christians and Muslims in many development programs to improve their lives and build bridges of friendships. You may want to learn about Bishopric of Public, Ecumenical and Social Services (BLESS), or Coptic Evangelical Organization for Social Services (CEOSS), or Mennonite Central Community (MCC) EGYPT, learn about their services and community development work or engage in mission trips in Cairo and its environs to have a life-changing experience while enjoying the highlights of Egypt’s archaeological sites.



Faith Travel / The Holy Family Journey

The Islamic Art & Culture Tours

The greatest Islamic architecture around the world is found in Egypt, with its grand mosques, ancient palaces, magnificent gardens, medieval homes of wealthy people, and royal complexes. All these provide opportunities to pray, meditate, learn and appreciate. Learn about the Islamic art of arabesque, calligraphy, lanterns, chandeliers, holy manuscripts ceramics and metal artifacts. Enjoy the call to prayer and the chants of the imam, meet with Muslim imams and learn about the interfaith dialogue of religions, attend a Muslim Moulid “Festival.” This is a trip of faith, culture and art you can never miss.



Faith Travel / The Holy Family Journey

The Jewish Heritage Tours

Egypt had witnessed a great time of harmony and peaceful living of all three Abrahamic religions for many years until the rise of the Islamists around 1970. At one time the total Jewish population in Egypt was around 70,000, and Jews played an active role in the economic and cultural life of Egypt, especially in mid-20th century when they prospered and had many large economic foundations that built many Jewish synagogues in Cairo and Alexandria, some of which remain in great shape while others need a lot of attention. Join us to see some of these beautiful synagogues, learn about the Cairo Genizah, learn about the Jewish heritage and possibly meet with some of the remaining Jewish personnel in Cairo. A visit to Aswan will reveal more about one of the Jewish colonies from the time of the Ptolemaic Kings on the Island of Elephantine.