The tour begins with a visit to the beautiful Sultan Qaboos Grand Mosque, one of the largest mosques in the Middle East. Visit Bait Al Zubair Museum. You will have photo stops at the residence of his Majesty Sultan Qaboos, the Al Alam Palace, which is flanked by the 16th century Portuguese forts Mirani and Jalali.
 
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The tour begins with a visit to the beautiful Sultan Qaboos Grand Mosque, one of the largest mosques in the Middle East. Visit Bait Al Zubair Museum. You will have photo stops at the residence of his Majesty Sultan Qaboos, the Al Alam Palace, which is flanked by the 16th century Portuguese forts Mirani and Jalali.
 
TOUR HIGHLIGHTS
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  • All Inclusive Tour.  – Hotels / Transport / Guides / Monument Fees.
  • Visit the Sheltered Lagoons in Sur to witness the perfect picture of Turtles laying eggs at night.
  • Spend a night in the desert giving you a memorable experience in the Wahiba Sands
  • Enjoy a sumptuous BBQ dinner at Wahiba Sands

Trip summary

  • Travel style Tailor-made travel
  • Departure Muscat
  • End Muscat
  • Countries
    • Oman
  • City
    • Muscat
    • Nizwa
    • Sharqiya Sands
    • Sur
  • Theme Art, history and cultural trips
  • Accommodation Superior
  • Flight Excluded
  • Guide Included
  • The tour has met our highest standards

Detailed itinerary

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  • 1
    Arrival Muscat
    Day 1 Transfer by car

    You will arrive at the Muscat International Airport. Upon your arrival you proceed straight to the Immigration. Immigration & customs are quick & simple. Upon arrival at the General arrival lounge you will be met by our MTA representative who will assist you to the comforts of our vehicle to drive you the hotel. Overnight at Muscat Hotel.

    Visited places:
    • Muscat
  • 2
    Half Day Muscat City Tour
    Day 2 Transfer by car

    Morning, you will be met at the hotel for a half day City Tour. The tour begins with a visit to the beautiful Sultan Qaboos Grand Mosque one of the largest mosques in the middle east. Visit Bait Al Zubair Museum. You will have photo stops at the residence of his Majesty Sultan Qaboos, the Al Alam Palace, which is flanked by the 16th century Portuguese forts Mirani and Jalali. Evening you will be strolling through Muttrah Souq, where you will be bargaining for handicrafts and silver items. Overnight Muscat Hotel.

    Note: The Sultan Qaboos Grand Mosque in Muscat can be visited between 0800 – 1100 hrs on working days from Saturdays to Thursdays and it remains closed on Friday and public holidays

    Visited places:
    • Muscat
  • 3
    Nizwa – Jabreen- Bahla
    Day 3 Transfer by car

    Today you will have full day visit of the historic town of Nizwa, Oman’s cultural capital. You proceed to Jabrin castle built in 17th century is one of the finest of its kind. Its magnificent plasterwork, the carved doors and the painted wooden beams of the ceilings makes this castle amazingly different. Thereafter continue to Bahla, one of the oldest small towns of Oman and in the 12th century the capital of the tribe living in the region. As the monumental fort is closed for renovation only a photo stop is planned. Bahla is also famous for its pottery. Overnight at Nizwa Hotel.

    Visited places:
    • Muscat
    • Nizwa
  • 4
    Nizwa – Wahiba
    Day 4 Transfer by car

    Morning drive to Wahiba sands, via Birkat A Mauz and Ibra. Wahiba sands, a vast mass of undulating red and white sea of sand. The ever-changing patterns of the dunes are a photographer’s delight. After some exciting sand dune driving which offers excellent thrills and chills for all. Evening watch spectacular sunset from top of the dunes. BBQ dinner and overnight at Wahiba Sands.

    Visited places:
    • Nizwa
    • Sharqiya Sands
  • 5
    Wahiba - Sur
    Day 5 Transfer by car

    Your first destination is Wadi Bani Khalid – an oasis spot in the middle of the barren and dry mountains. It is one of the most beautiful wadis in Oman and its pools with clear deep blue water give you an opportunity to take a refreshing dip. Enjoy the ambiance of the Wadi. Then drive to you visit fishing town of Sur, the eastern most town on the Arabian Peninsula, where until recently the famous Omani Dhows were built. Dhow building in Sur dates back centuries and is closely linked with the maritime heritage of Oman. From Sur too, in the old days, the Omanis were sailing the seas, mainly to India. After an early dinner you will visit the turtle sanctuary at Ras Al Jinz, where at night the Green Turtles, after a journey of thousands of kilometers will come ashore to lay their eggs. You then return to Hotel for the overnight Ras Al Hadd.

    Visited places:
    • Sharqiya Sands
    • Sur
  • 6
    Sur –Qalhat- Bimah Sinkh Hotel-Muscat
    Day 6 Transfer by car

    Morning after breakfast first visit ruins of Bibi Miriam's Tomb can be seen at the village of Qalhat on coastal road to Muscat (Photo stop Only). Our next stop is the Bimah Sinkhole, a spectacular limestone crater with blue green water at the bottom. On clear sunny days while driving along the coast one might chance to see sharks in the deep blue water or fleet footed Gazelle sprint across the landscape. Retun to Muscat, Overnight in Muscat Hotel

    Visited places:
    • Sur
    • Muscat
  • 7
    Departure Transfer
    Day 7 Transfer by car

    Departure transfers to airport to connect the flight back home.

    Visited places:
    • Muscat
  • Prices and conditions

    Price includes
    • Return Airport Transfer from Muscat International Airport to hotel (Both Way)
    • 03 Nts Accommodation in Best Western Premier or Similar, Muscat
    • 01 Nt Accommodation in Sur Beach holidays or Similar, Ras Al Hadd
    • 01 Nt Accommodation in Hotel Al Diyar or Similar, Nizwa
    • 01 Nt Accommodation in Arabian Oryx camp or Similar, Wahiba sands
    • Daily Breakfast at the hotel
    • Dinner on Day 04 & Day 05 at the hotel
    • All the sightseeing as per mentioned itinerary
    • All Tours & Sightseeing with 4X4 wheel Drive & Mini Coah
    • Complimentary water during the Tour
    • Turtle watching reservation charges, Museum & fort Tickets
    • Applicable Taxes & Service charges
    Price does not include
    • Any air fare
    • VISA charges.
    • All meals other than mentioned.
    • All expenses of personal in nature.
    • Anything which is not specifically mentioned in inclusions part.