Mount Sinai – Did God say don’t climb?

MOUNT SINAI, Egypt. This is the view from the mountain Moses climbed to get the ten commandments from God.  I wonder if he saw the same

beautiful sunset

back then?

But later we read from the bible:

“Put limits for the people around the mountain and tell them “Be careful that you do not go up to the mountain or touch the foot of it. Whoever touches the mountain shall surely be put to death.” ‘

-EXODUS 19:12.

Oh oh…. oops.