A Glance of Oman

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A Glance of Oman

Enjoy a serene 3 nights/4 days journey across the beautiful country of Oman. Start with a Half Day Muscat City tour, which will introduce you to the gems of Muscat - Grand Mosque, Royal Opera House and the oldest souq in Oman. Then, enjoy a tour to the Amouage perfume factory, the UNESCO World Heritage Site Bahla Fort and the castle in Jabreen. Marvel at the beauty of the mountainous Jebel Akhdar, swim in the natural pools of Wadi Bani Khalid, and learn about the traditional wooden ships dhows at Sur.

Tour Nights

  • Muscat: 1 nights
  • Wahiba Sands: 1 nights
  • Nizwa: 1 nights
  • Tour code: AWO02
  • Accommodation Grade
  • Private Tour

Tour At a Glance

  • Enjoy the Half Day Muscat City Tour
  • Visit the famous Amouage perfume factory, the Nizwa souq, and Site Bahla Fort
  • Reach the mountainous Jebel Akhdar and swim in the pools of Wadi Bani Khalid
  • Explore the ancient trading city of Sur and its traditional wooden ships dhows before departing Oman

Itinerary details

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  • Day 1 Arrive at Muscat
    Arrive at Muscat

    Arrive at the Muscat International Airport, Oman, where our representative will meet you and take you on a tour of the city of Muscat before transferring you to your hotel.

    The representative will take you on a Half Day Muscat City Tour and show you the marvels of the city including the world’s fifth largest mosque Sultan Qaboos Mosque, which is also known as the Grand Mosque. Visitors are advised to be mindful of the dress code at this religious site. The tour will take you across the embassy quarters, through the Royal Opera House, the Bait Al Baranda Museum, and the Al Alam Palace and its two Portuguese Forts - the Al Mirani and Al Jalali. Later, drive past the corniche and visit the Muttrah Souk, which is the oldest souk in the country.

    Check-in to the Hotel at Muscat for an overnight stay.
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  • Day 2 Muscat - Amouage - Nizwa - Bahla - Jabreen
    Muscat - Amouage - Nizwa - Bahla - Jabreen

    Today, you will go on a trip from Muscat to Nizwa, with a stopover at Amouage, and from Nizwa to Jabreen, with a stopover at Bahla.

    Start your day’s journey with a trip from Muscat to Nizwa. In between, have a short stopover at the well-known Amouage factory, which produces aromatic perfumes. During your visit to the factory, which is closed on Fridays and Saturdays, learn about their production process and the ingredients used to create these unique perfumes.

    Resume your journey towards the ancient capital of Oman, Ni zwa. After you reach Nizwa, explore the local marketplace, the Nizwa souq, and learn about its heritage at the fort.

    As you proceed from Nizwa to Jabreen, get to know some interesting facts about the ancient and powerful history of this region as you enjoy a short photo stopover at the UNESCO designated world heritage site, the Bahla Fort. During the trip, get a chance to discover the beauty of the splendid castle in Jabreen.

    Check-in to Nizwa hotel for an overnight stay.
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  • Day 3 Nizwa - Jebel Akhdar - Wadi Bani Khalid - Wahiba
    Nizwa - Jebel Akhdar - Wadi Bani Khalid - Wahiba

    Today, you will start your day with a trip to the stunning Jebel Akhdar. Soak in the scenic beauty of the desert leading up to the around 2000 metre above sea level, Jebel Akhdar, which means ‘Green Mountain’ in Arabic.

    Before entering the desert region, marvel at the contrasting natural beauty of Wadi Bani Khalid. Enjoy a cool swim in the pools of Wadi Bani Khalid or go for romantic walks on the pool sides. Later, reach the top of the soft sand dunes of the region and experience an amazing sunset.

    Enjoy a sumptu ous dinner and an overnight stay at the Camp. Read More

  • Day 4 Wahiba - Sur - Wadi Tiwi/Wadi Shab - Airport for Departure
    Wahiba - Sur - Wadi Tiwi/Wadi Shab - Airport for Departure

    Today, you will depart Oman and proceed with your onward journey. However, depending upon the time of your departure flight, you can choose to visit the following attractions.

    Head for the coastline to reach Sur, which was an important trading city during the ancient times. While here, notice the traditional wooden ships known as dhows. Next, visit a dhow factory and the open air dhow museum to learn about the process of making dhows. Further, you can enjoy a serene stroll via Wadi Shab or travel around Wadi Tiwi by car. This brings your w onderful journey in Oman to an end.

    You will be driven to the Muscat International Airport, where you will board a flight for your onward journey to UK with sweet memories.
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What's Included?

  • Meet & greet services.
  • Accommodation as specified in the itinerary.
  • Buffet breakfast at the hotel on day 2,3 and 4.
  • Buffet dinner at the camp on day 3.
  • Half- Day Muscat City Tour with English speaking driver cum guide.
  • 3 days roundtrip as per itinerary with English speaking driver cum guide in an air conditioned 4WD.
  • Water during the tour.

What's not Included?

  • International Flights and applicable airport taxes.
  • Visa fees.
  • Any personal expenses such as telephone calls, laundry, drinks, mini bar.
  • Tips to guides, drivers hotel staff.
  • Supplements for Christmas, New Year and Easter period.
  • Entrance fees for all the sights included in the program.
  • Any other services not mentioned in the itinerary and inclusions.

Additional Information

Prices above are per person in pounds sterling (£) based on twin sharing.
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