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    MS Fayan Overview

    There are 57 spacious rooms with floor to ceiling windows overlooking the beautiful landscapes that the Nile offers. There are three unique luxury suites too each with their own living room and dining areas and private jacuzzi.

    The boat has complementary wireless Internet, LCD TV’s, world-class navigation standards and provides an attentive hospitality experience.

  • Guest Rooms Overview

    The 57 spacious rooms enjoy floor to ceiling glass windows overlooking the Nile landscapes. The rooms accommodate single or double occupancy. All the rooms have a seating area of two lounge chairs and a coffee table.

    Rooms enjoy a dresser and a small desk area, a large flat screen LCD TV with cable channels, WiFi Internet, a fully stocked mini-bar fridge, electronic safe, closets, drawers and room service. The rooms have a modern white marble and wood bathroom with a multi-head shower.

    Luxury Suites

    The three unique suites offer the most comfortable journey. They enjoy floor to ceiling windows overlooking the Nile landscapes and offer a living area of lounge chairs and dining area.

    Suites are larger than rooms and enjoy a dresser, desk, large flat screen LCD TV, WiFi, fully stocked mini-bar fridge, electronic safe, closets, drawers and room service. Suites have a modern white marble and wood bathroom with a multi-head shower. Suite 555 is the largest. It has a large dining table, dark blue mosaic shower and jacuzzi.

  • MS Fayan Amenities

    The Restaurant

    The fine dining restaurant is a sophisticated dining experience with prix fixed menus, buffet breakfast and an extensive selection of beverages and wines. The eclectic menu includes original Egyptian flavors ensuring there is something to tempt everyone.

    For special meals the chef invites you up on deck for a breath-taking breakfast with the backdrop of the sunrise or an intimate evening dinner under the stars.

    The Lounge

    The contemporary lounge and bar are always open, offering the ideal prelude to dining or providing the perfect settings for a sunset drink or an early morning tea.

    The lounge hosts an Egyptian belly dancer and a local Tanoura performance on certain evenings. Here guests can also find a quiet corner to escape to with a book or enjoy thirst-quenchers with new friends.

    The Deck

    Relax by the water or take a dip in the pool on the warm and breezy roof deck or enjoy a drink by the bar or terrace.

    Open all day round this is where our chef invites you up for a picturesque breakfast with the backdrop of the sunrise or an exclusive evening dinner under the stars.

    Wellness

    The gym offers guests an opportunity to get on the elliptical or bicycle with floor to ceiling windows that overlook the ever changing and diverse views of the Nile.

    The spa offers an introspective and candle-lit space with soothing private massages designed for your relaxation needs.

  • MS Fayan Itinerary

    Day 1 - Saturday

    Transfer from Luxor International Airport to the 5* MS Fayan. Dinner and overnight stay in Luxor.

    Day 2 - Sunday

    Early breakfast followed by a visit to the West Bank where you will visit the Valley of Kings originally known as the ‘Gates of the Gods’ where pharaohs are entombed in the nearby cliffs, the Valley of Queens which contains nearly 80 tombs belonging to the queens of the 19th and 20th dynasties and other members of the royal families, the Temple of Hatshepsut, the first female pharaoh of Egypt, Medinet Habu Temple and the Colossi of Memnon. Lunch on board followed by leisurely sail to Esna. Dinner and overnight night stay at Esna.

    Day 3 - Monday

    Breakfast and cruise to Edfu and lunchtime sailing to Kom Ombo to visit the Temple of Sobek, the crocodile god and Haroeris the good doctor. Dinner and sail onto Aswan for the night.

    Day 4 - Tuesday

    Breakfast followed by a visit to the High Dam in Aswan constructed in 1960-1971 which provides electricity to all the villages along the banks of the Nile. The tour continues with a visit to the Unfinished Obelisk which was originally commissioned by Queen Hatshepsut for the Karnak Temple. Finish with a visit to the beautiful Temple of Isis on Philae Island. Lunch followed by a relaxing boat trip around Elephantine Island sailing to the Botanical Gardens on General Kitchener Island. Dinner followed by evening entertainment. Overnight stay in Aswan.

    Day 5 - Wednesday

    Early morning optional excursion to the ancient wonder of Abu Simbel by air/road available, priced at *£180.00 pp or by road at *£65.00pp.This impressive site built by Ramses II to show his strength and power, stands on the edge of Lake Nasser. Lunch followed by afternoon at leisure. Overnight stay in Aswan.

    Day 6 - Thursday

    Breakfast followed by a leisurely sail to Esna and visit the partly excavated Temple of Khnum at Esna, dedicated to the ram-headed god Khnum, who was the patron god of the cataracts. He is said to have fashioned mankind from Nile clay on a potter’s wheel. Afternoon sailing back to Luxor. Dinner and overnight at Luxor.

    Day 7 - Friday

    Breakfast followed by a tour of the East Bank with a visit to Luxor Temple, originally joined to Karnak by an avenue of sphinxes many of which can be seen today. Followed by a visit to Karnak the ‘World’s Greatest Open Air Museum’ which covers a huge area and includes several temples, the largest being the Temple of Amun. Lunch and leisure time with the opportunity to visit the Luxor Museum. Dinner and overnight in Luxor with an opportunity for an optional Karnak Sound and Light show priced at *£22.00 per person.

    Day 8 - Saturday

    Breakfast followed by check out and transfer to Luxor International Airport for your return flight home.

    Please note: the order or content of your itinerary may be amended due to lock closures, low water levels or any other unforeseeable circumstances.

    Traditionally, a tip is expected at the rate of £4.00 per person per night which includes coach drivers, bell boys, housekeeping staff, crew, bar/restaurant staff and all off the boat tipping. Additional tipping is not expected.

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