Visit Deir El Baramus

Deir (Monastery) El-Baramus

Dedicated to the Virgin of Baramus, Deir El-Baramus (also named the Monastery of the Romans) is probably the first monastery established in the Wadi El-Natron. The tradition of the place says that the monastery was built in the site where Saint Macar .....Mas

The Church of the Holy Virgin

Dating back to the 6th century, the basilica-styled Church of the Holy Virgin is the oldest church in Wadi El-Natron. The ceiling of the church is vaulted in the center and the aisles, with windows on both sides of the central nave. It comprises thre .....Mas