The Steigenberger Omar El Khayam is a deluxe five star vessel, offering 3 night and 4 night cruises on Lake Nasser, an ideal way to visit the temples at Abu Simbel. The main restaurant onboard serves a good quality selection of both local and international cuisine. Look at the details below, and then call Ian at Nile Cruises with GoCruise on 01455821770 or 08002922850 to book your cruise or for more information.
Accommodation consists of 68 cabins, 4 royal suites and 8 grand suites, and all have a Nile view, with sliding panoramic windows and a balcony area. Cabin facilities include: –
- Full air-conditioning
- Ensuite bathroom with shower
- Hair dryer
- Satellite television
- Entertainment and video system
Facilities onboard include the following: –
- 24 hour reception service
- Gift Shop
- Beauty Salon (available when docked in Aswan)
- Lounge bars
- Sun deck with whirlpool, pool and pool bar
- Fitness studio
- Billiards table
- Laundry (charge made)
The price of your holiday would include flights and transfers, as well as all of your meals onboard and the excursions detailed below. You are able to add an optional All Inclusive drinks package to your booking if required.
There are two itineraries available, each of which can be combined with pre or post hotel stays, a Nile cruise, or even a visit to Cairo if you wish. The itineraries are as follows.
4 Night Itinerary
Day One – board in Aswan and you will then visit the Kalabsha Temple, the hemi-speos of Beit El Wali, and the Kiosk of Kertassi. Overnight onboard in Aswan.
Day Two – visit the Wadi El Seboua temple. Overnight onboard at Wadi El Seboua
Day Three – visit the temples at Amada, before sailing for Kasr Ibrim, where you will view its citadel from the sundeck, as entrance is not permitted to the site. Then continue sailing to Abu Simbel, where you will stay onboard overnight.
Day Four – visit the temples at Abu Simbel, and in the evening you can choose an optional Sound & Light show in front of the temples, which you would pay for locally. Overnight onboard in Abu Simbel
Day Five – disembark in Abu Simbel and transfer by road to Aswan, either for your flight home or to continue your holiday
3 Night Itinerary
This itinerary operates in the reverse direction, but you will still get to visit the same places mentioned in the 4 night itinerary.
For more information, or to book your Lake Nasser cruise, call Nile Cruises with GoCruise on 01455821770 or 08002922850.