Highlights of Sultanate Oman

Highlights of Sultanate Oman


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Program (4 )

  • 1

    Day 1

    On arrival Transfer clients from Air port to the Hotel in Muscat
    (Lunch & Dinner Optional)

  • 2

    Day 2

    Breakfast at the Hotel. After Breakfast do a Half day city tour of Muscat. The visit includes Sultan Qaboos Grand Mosque, an architectural monument, and Bait Al Zubair museum, which showcases Omani heritage with a vast collection of antiques, traditional Omani weaponry, jewellery, costumes, domestic utensils and recreated urban and rural environments. The drive through old Muscat, surrounded by steep mountains and flanked by the twin 16th century Jalali and Mirani forts, extends to Al Alam Palace of His Majesty Sultan Qaboos. A stop at Muttrah, the main port area, leads to explore an ancient and colorful souk. Lunch in a Local restaurant at client’s cost. Return back to the hotel. Client’s can discover Oman on there Own. Overnight stay in Muscat.
    (Lunch & dinner optional)

  • 3

    Day 3

    After Breakfast from Muscat, visitors reach Quriyat, a small coastal fishing village and proceed to Tiwi and Fins where a beautiful white sandy beach beckons for a relaxing swim. The journey then continues on the graded track to Wadi Shab, one of Oman's most spectacular wadis, flowing with fresh water most of the year alongside banana plantations and rocky paths. The drive along the coastal road takes visitors to Sur and Ras Al Hadd where overnight stay is arranged. After dinner, visitors drive to Ras al Jynz, a protected Green turtle nesting reserve. During the nesting season, turtles can be seen laying eggs at night. Overnight stay in Ras Al Hadd.
    (Lunch & Dinner Optional)

  • 4

    Day 4

    After breakfast, visitors drive to Wadi Bani Khalid, the evergreen wadi adorned with cascading water, forming a turquoise green pool, ideal for swimming. The journey continues to Wahaiba Sands, one of the most fascinating and mysterious regions of Oman. Notably, the dunes support an astonishing variety of flora and fauna and the ever changing patterns of dunes are a photographer's delight. Visitors can ride camels or experience the adventure of dune driving and return to Muscat late in the afternoon. Proceed to Muscat for overnight stay.
    (Lunch & Dinner Optional)

  • 5

    Day 5

    After Breakfast proceed to Nizwa. Nizwa, capital of the interior, is the birthplace of Islam in the Sultanate of Oman. Nizwa boasts of the famous Round Tower Fort, built in the 17th century, and its Souq renowned for its Friday cattle auction, intricately hand-carved “Khanjars” (daggers) & ornamental silver jewellery. Jabrin, the finest of Oman’s castles built in the late 17th century, became a seat of Omani learning. The castle displays the highest achievement in Omani ceiling painting & beautifully executed woodcarvings. Proceed to Muscat for Overnight stay.
    (Lunch & dinner optional)

  • 6

    Day 6

    Breakfast at the hotel. After Breakfast proceed to the air port in time for the departure flight back.
    Rates On request