Eight Days Tour in Oman
8 Days Tour Planning in Oman
Arrival in Muscat - Transfer To Hotel
Our friendly and efficient chauffeur will meet you at Muscat International Airport and drive you to your hotel in the comfort of our vehicle.
The Bimmah Sink Hole - Wadi Shab (Hiking & Swimming) - Ras al Had - Turtle Watching by Night.
We set out from Muscat at 8am, with the aim of arriving in Quriyat. En route you will be enthralled by the magnificence of the lunar landscape! We will make a brief stop at Bimmah Sinkhole for a refreshment break and to take in the views. Afterwards, on to Wadi Shab where we will embark upon an invigorating journey through the canyon via a traditional fishing boat. What an unforgettable experience it will be! At Keyhole you can dive into its crystal-clear pools or challenge yourself and go through its constricted entrance into an enchanting cave with droplets falling from its walls. After feasting on some delicious local cuisine at a restaurant close by, we’ll check-in at our hotel in Ras Al Had for some rest before dinner at 6:30pm. The night won’t end there as we’ll stake out Ras Al Jinz coastal area following sunset – fingers crossed that we encounter turtles! We should then reach our resort in Ras al Had by 11pm.
Sur Dhow Factory - Wadi Bani Khalid (Swimming & Walking) - Wahiba Desert -Sunset Watching Over High Dunes.
You are now ready to enjoy an exciting 4WD adventure! Start your day by visiting the Sur Dhow Factory, where Omani boats are crafted with great skill. Then off to Wadi Bani Khalid, for a feast of blue waters and date palms. There will be a delicious meal before moving on to Wahiba Sands; here, you’ll see amazing colours of black, gold and white! Enjoy the amazing view from these beautiful dunes on your way to Desert Camp. Feel the thrill driving across 150 meter sand dunes during your 4WD safari as you watch the sun set over this majestic place. Enjoy some scrumptious Arabic cuisine with a variety of performances to end of your fantastic day. Later, relax around campfire beneath the starry night sky.
Bedouin House - Barkat al Moaz - Jebel Akhdar
After an enjoyable breakfast at the desert camp, embark on an exciting 4WD journey to a Bedouin home and enjoy their traditional hospitality and Omani Coffee with dates. Take a pleasant walk among the palm plantations around Barkat Al Moaz, at the base of Jebel Akhdar (Green Mountain) exploring its Omani irrigation system (FALAJ). As you ascend Jebel Akhdar marvel at its towering peaks, deep ravines and cascading terraced fields atop steep slopes. Admire the views of these hanging terraces as you make your way from one village to another via the terraces and falaj system. End this delightful experience with an overnight stay at Dusit d2 Resort in the mountain.
Nizwa Fort - Nizwa Souq - Misfah –Al Hamra - Jebel Shams
After having breakfast and checking out from the hotel, prepare to witness the beautiful sunrise emerging from lush mountains. Our journey to Nizwa, the cultural hub of Oman, begins with a visit to Nizwa Fort – one of Oman’s most majestic fortresses boasting a large Circular Cannon Tower. Then comes our trip to the vibrant Nizwa traditional Souq, bustling with both locals and travellers. It’s an ideal place for buying souvenirs and handicrafts. Afterwards, we make our way to Misfat Al Abreyeen; where ancient houses and a ruined watchtower top off the mountain amidst magnificent date palm terraces – an uncommon sight in Oman as most palms are grown on the plains instead. Lunch gets served at Al Hamra; renowned for some of Oman’s oldest dwellings that go back as far as 400 years! As you travel through the rugged countryside, behold your surroundings before eventually reaching Jebel Shams; also known as “Sun Mountain” which stands tall at 3009 meters high as Oman’s highest peak. When you get there, be sure to get ready for cooler temperatures and incredible views of what is often called the “Grand Canyon”.
Wadi Bani Awf - Balad Sayt - Nakhal Fort
Once your journey begins at 8.30am you’ll be taken away from your hotel and transported to Wadi Bani Awf, a stunning landscape that reveals the beauty of Oman’s countryside with its traditional villages. Among them you will find Bilad Sayt – a picturesque mountain village bursting with charm. Afterward, you will visit Nakhal Fort. Step back in time to the 17th Century and admire the impressive views of its battlements – proof of this captivating fortress’s past strength. At the end of an invigorating day out, we’ll drive you back to Muscat and drop you off at your hotel for a well-deserved evening rest.
Muscat Full Day City Tour
Kick off your tour at 08:30am with a visit to the Grand Mosque of Oman, which was opened by His Majesty Sultan Qaboos Bin Said in 2001. Please note that visitors should dress respectfully – women should wear clothes covering their arms and legs as well as bringing headscarves, while men must don shirts and trousers. Afterwards, you will drive through ministries, embassies and Al Qurum’s Marvellous Beach Street before reaching the Fish and Vegetable Market where locals buy and sell fresh produce. After that it’s on to Mutrah Souq; Oman’s biggest traditional market. Then you’ll view Muttrah Fort, which dates back to 1507 with Portuguese towers added later in the 18th century. Alternatively, you can head over to Bait Al Zubair Museum for an insight into Omani culture and history or take in Old Muscat with its views of Al Alam Palace plus Jalali and Mirani Forts – all constructed by the Portuguese during the 16th century. The Royal Opera House is your final venue- opened nine years ago thanks to His Majesty Sultan Qaboos bin Said Al Said -who is passionate about classical music and arts. Also inside this complex is a concert theatre as well as an auditorium.
Drop-off at The Airport And Aeparture
We will drop you off at Muscat’s international airport after an incredible tour.
Four Days Tour Included & Excluding
- Harbor of Muscat (Far Shore Excursions Passengers)
- Muscat International Airport
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