Best of Oman

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    Day 1

    You will arrive at Muscat International Airport, meet, assist and transport to hotel.

    Day 2

    After breakfast you meet your guide the tour, you will visit the Grand Mosque. Then we move to the old Muscat area, stop at the Sultan ’s Palace flanked by the 16th Century Portuguese forts of Jalali and Mirani. Our next stop will be at Bait Al Zubair Museum in the old town and see the fine display of Oman culture and images collected and on display at the fine galleries and museums. From here we will take you to the heart of Muttrah that has not changed for generations. The old Souq of Muttrah awaits you with the sights, sounds and aroma .After spending some time here you head back to the hotel for a break.

    In the evening you will meet your tour guide and proceed on “Muscat by Night Tour”, watch the transformation of Muscat in the night with Grand Mosque and Zawawi Mosque. From here you will drive through the city to the old town to see the Palace area, cornice and the beautiful forts on the Muttrah mountain and the glittering Sultan Qaboos port, Dinner to a famous Arabic local restaurant and overnight at the hotel.

    Day 3

    After breakfast you will check-out and proceed to Nizwa to visit Nizwa Fort. After the visit, you will proceed to the preassigned spot in Al Hamra and then continue the tour to Misfah with them. Here is an old village made of 700-800 years old Stone houses and still lived in by the locals in these mountains. After visiting this enchanting village you proceed to see the Grand Canyon at the Jebal Shams. Lunch ( at own payment) . From here you drive back to Al Hamra return back to Nizwa. Dinner at local restaurant and Overnight at the hotel.

    Day 4

    After breakfast, meet your tour guide and board your vehicle and then drive towards the Jabreen Castle. Arrive at Jabrin to visit the finest of Oman’s castles built in the late 17th Century, which became a seat of Omani learning. This castle has extremely well planned layouts with rooms for the Wali, the ladies room, the kitchen, the majlis etc. After this visit you will drive to the town, you will stop by the Bahla Fort for a photo stop. Later return to your vehicle and drive Ibra, stop at Sharqiya Sands Hotel Restaurant (At own payment).

    After lunch you proceed to Al Mintrib Shell station where you will meet your 4 wheel drive shuttle drivers.
    After a short break here you will then drive into the desert, Dinner and overnight at Camp.

    Day 5

    Breakfast at the camp.
    Free time to enjoy the desert, you could take the opportunity to walk around over the dunes. After you will check out from the desert camp and board the 4 wheel shuttle and proceed to Al Mintrib Shell station and transfer to your waiting vehicle.

    You will depart for Wadi Bani Khalid a village in the mountain which with its water and clear green pool and date plantation make it completely different from the desert. On Arrival, check-in at the Hotel. Late afternoon, proceed to visit the Dhow Building yard, Souq, Corniche and Al Ayjah Island. Dinner and Overnight at the hotel.

    Day 6

    This day is dedicated for you to relax and swim in the beautiful wadis and beach in Oman. After breakfast at the hotel, check-out and drive along the coast. The drive from Sur to Quriyat offer a breath taking glimpses of the blue waters of the gulf of Oman that offsets pristine white beaches.

    Your first stop will be at the Wadi Tiwi village where you can have a short walk in the village and see the Omani village houses. After the visit, you will continue to a Resort You will depart for Muscat and proceed straight to a local restaurant and you enjoy a farewell dinner. Check-in at hotel and overnight.

    Day 7

    Breakfast at the hotel. Transfer to the airport.