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MS Omar El Khayam

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Enjoy a relaxing cruise of Lake Nasser onboard the elegant MS Omar El Khayam. This spacious ship features comfortable outside staterooms - many with a private veranda – so you’ll never miss the best sights. While sailing, take advantage of the many onboard amenities, including a pool, jacuzzi, gym and sauna with massage services, or learn more about your destination with a cultural highlights program, which might include a lesson on hieroglyphics or the local language, or the history of Egypt’s 5,000 year old dynasty. Each day, indulge in gourmet food prepared with seasonal, local produce and featuring regional specialties.

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Dining Info
 Ship Statistics 
  Year Built 2008  
  Refurbished 2011  
  Registry Egypt  
  Length 351 feet  
  Beam 55 feet  
  Passenger Capacity 160  
  Crew Size 88  
  Total Inside Cabins 0  
  Total Outside Cabins 4  
  Cabins & Suites w/ verandas 68  
  Suites 12  
  Maximum Occupancy per room 2  
  Age Restrictions All must be 18-20 or one must be 21 or older  
  Dinner Seatings 1  
  Seating Assignments Open  
  Dining Hours Hours vary, depending on day's excursion. Usually 7:00 p.m. or 7:30 p.m.  
  Dining Room Dress Code Two dressy, but not formal, nights. Others are casual. No shorts, jeans or t-shirts at dinner.  
  Tipping Expected? Yes  
  Tipping Guidelines $10-$12 per passenger/day.  
  Onboard Currency US Dollar  
 Services & Amenities 
 Bars/Lounges   Yes 
 Beauty Salon/Barber Shop   No 
 Casino   No 
 Chapel   No 
 Disco/Dancing   No 
 Elevators   Yes 
 Hot Tub   Yes 
 Cell Phone Service   No 
 Internet Access   Yes 
 Internet Center   Yes 
 Wireless Internet Access   No 
 Laundry/Dry Cleaning   Yes 
 Library   Yes 
 Movie Theatre   No 
 Outdoor Movie Screen   No 
 Onboard Weddings   No 
 Laundromats (self service)   No 
 Shops   Yes 
 Showroom   No 
 Spa   Yes 
 Video Arcade   No 
 Fitness & Sports Facilities 
 Basketball Court   No 
 Fitness Center   Yes 
 Golf Driving Net   No 
 Golf Simulator   No 
 Ice Skating Rink   No 
 Jogging Track   No 
 Mini-Golf Course   No 
 Rock Climbing Wall   No 
 Swimming Pool   Yes 
 Tennis Court   No 
 Water Slide   No 
 Water Sports Platform   No 
 Cabin Features & Amenities 
 24-Hour Room Service   No 
 Hair Dryer   Yes 
 Safe   Yes 
 Telephone   Yes 
 Television   Yes 
 Kids Facilities 
 Babysitting   No 
 Children's Playroom   No 
 Kiddie Pool   No 
 Supervised Youth Program   No 
 Teen Center   No 
 Special Needs & Requests 
 Adjoining Cabins
     (private connecting doors) 
 Kosher Meals   No 
 Single Occupancy Cabins   No 
 Single Share Program   No 
 Wheelchair-Accessible Cabins   No 

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