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Country: Oman
City: Muscat
Duration: 4 Day(s) - 3 Night(s)
Tour Category: Classic Tours
Departure Date: Thu 01 Jan '99

Package Itinerary

Experience Oman’s Hidden Treasures

 

Day 1:

 

Welcome at the airport and transfer to hotel in Muscat. Afternoon, city tour in Muscat.

 

Muscat offers the visitor a unique opportunity to witness a modern commercial center existing in harmony with its traditional culture. With its Natural Harbour, Muscat means 'Anchorage' and lies in natural volcanic bowl. Our tour of the Grand mosque*(except Friday) and Bait Al Zubair Museum (except Friday) is a brief introduction that traces Oman's history and development. Drive along the waterfront cornice visiting the Fish market and the colorful Mattrah Souq. We proceed for photo stop to magnificent Al Alam Palace, official palace of his Majesty Sultan Qaboos, flanked by the 16th century Portuguese forts Mirani & Jalali

 

Overnight stay at Ruwi Hotel

 

Day 2:

 

After breakfast, we proceed to AL Hajer Mountain driving off-road until we reach Wadi Bani Awf, a beautiful wadi with plenty of spots for great pictures. Thereafter, visit the village of Bilad Sayt, a mountain village set on a stunning point of view. Head off to Wadi Ghul, a spectacular deep canyon in the mountain range out of which rises Jabel Shams, the highest point in Oman at over 3,000m. Jabel Shams, the mountain of the sun, is home to weavers of heavy woollen rugs in distinctive red, black and brown geometric designs. Along the steep and windy road leading to the top of the mountain, you will discover small villages hiding within the mountains rocks Like Masfat Al Abryeen. 

 

Overnight stay at Jabal Shams Resort.

 

Day 3: 


After breakfast, Drive on further to reach Bahla, the ancient, walled town famous for its pottery and a Fort which is a UNESCO world heritage site. You can then visit Jabrin which has possibly the finest castle built in Oman - that was once also used as a University. Thereafter, drive to Nizwa which is the former capital of Oman and visit Nizwa Fort and Souq,; Nizwa is definitely a place to be explored. Points of interest are its majestic Forts and the silver souq which is famous for silver souvenirs.

Thereafter, proceed to Wahiba Sands. Evening drive over the dunes to see the Sun Set.

 

Overnight stay at 1000 Nights Camp  

 

Day 4: 

 

After Breakfast, proceed to Sur via Wadi Bani Khalid and proceed to Muscat through the Coastal road. En route visit, Wadi Tiwi, Wadi Fins, Bimah Sink Hole, Stop at the White beach on the turquoise water of the gulf of Oman. Continue to Muscat and drop at the Airport for departures.


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