About nicko cruises
For more than 20 years, nicko cruises ships have been sailing the world's rivers. The fleet currently consists of 25 ships, which are divided into the ship types nicko boutique, nicko modern and nicko classic. In addition to a variety of European destinations the cruise line also offers some exotic destinations such as Myanmar and Vietnam. The river cruises can be supplemented by various services, such as pre-bookable beverage packages or various arrival and departure options.
With M/S Steigenberger Omar El Khayam, you will discover the holy places of Egypt in a elegant and luxurious way. At a length of 113 meters, the ship can accommodate up to 160 passengers and 125 crew members on its six decks. The ship belongs to the ship type nicko modern. This type of ship is characterized mainly by larger river cruise ships with a bright and spacious ambience. Board language is English, currencies are US dollars and Euros.
Life on Board
The atmosphere aboard M/S Steigenberger Omar El Khayam is cozy, warm and familiar, as on all nicko cruises ships. In addition, the river boat offers a particularly luxurious equipment and furnishings. Whether you want to enjoy a quiet moment, to immerse yourself in a good book or to attend a social event on board, at the M/S Steigenberger Omar El Khayam everything will be taken care of. Sun deck, pool, whirlpool, spa, billiard salon and much more will leave nothing to be desired. The clothing on board is casual, for dinner, more formal clothing is desired. During the shore excursions, tour guides convey exciting knowledge about regional culture, nature and important cities.
All stylishly furnished cabins aboard are outside cabins with a private balcony. The double cabins are very spacious with about 24 m². The beds can be placed together or separately. All cabins have individually controlled air conditioning, shower / WC, hairdryer, satellite TV, minibar and a safe.
Food and Beverages
Look forward to the extremely stylish on-board restaurant, where all guests can dine at one dinner time. The menu includes both international specialties and typical regional dishes. Two Lounges with bar invite you to end the day in a relaxed atmosphere.
Entertainment, Sports and Relaxation
For your leisure activities usually theme nights and music programs are offered. Books, board and card games are also available. On the spacious sundeck you can enjoy the passing scenery as well as the pool with pool bar and the sunbathing areas. For further relaxation on board, the spa area with indoor whirlpool invites you linger. You can spend nice hours in the billiard salon as well as in the two lounges with bar. Interesting excursions on land complete the program on board.
The cruise line offers optional bookable shore excursions, which are adapted to the respective length of stay in the port. Suitable for your cruise you can book a trip package that combines the highlights of each route into a single package. On board, however, you can also book only certain elements of the excursion packages, as long as there are seats available, and make your cruise even more individual. On many excursions, an audio system is available so that you can follow the explanations of your tour guide quite relaxed, without missing interesting highlights.
The elegant interior on board the M/S Steigenberger Omar El Khayam will inspire you. Guests can enjoy the refreshing pool on the sundeck while the architectural and natural wonders of Egypt pass by.