Travel with Oman Safari Tours 05 Nts/06 Days. This trip will cover most of the places such as Muscat city, major touristic destinations, Nizwa fort & Souq, Jabreen castle, Bahla fort, Wahiba Sands (Desert), Ras al Hadd, Ras al Jinz (Turtle watching), Sur Costal route.
|Calendar Week||Every Day Departure from April 2019 to April 2020 (not valid from May to August)|
||Oman Round Trip|
||Muscat International Airport|
||Muscat International Airport|
||05 Nts & 06 Days|
|Days||ITINERARY (Tour Highlights)||HOTEL|
|DAY 01||Arrival Muscat international airport-Muscat City tour||Best Western Premiere
|DAY 02||Muscat-Bimah sinkhole, Wadi Shab, Wadi Tiwi, Finns beach, Sur,
Ras al Jinz
|SUR PLAZA HOTEL|
|DAY 03||Sur-Wadi Bani Khalid, Wahiba sands,||1000 Nights camp|
|DAY 04||Desert-Jabrin-Birkat al Mauz-Nizwa||Al Diyar hotel ,Nizwa
|DAY 05||Nizwa fort & Souq-Bahla-Al Hamra-Muscat||Best Western Premiere
|DAY 06||Departure transfer to Airport||
DAY 01: ARRIVAL MUSCAT
You will arrive at Muscat International Airport (early arrival)
At your arrival you will proceed straight to Immigration. Immigration and customs are fast and simple. Upon arrival in the general arrivals hall you will meet our friendly and efficient driver Oman Safari Tours who will assist you in the comfort of our vehicle to guide you to the hotel.
Tour Start Morning at 9:00. Your first stop Oman traditional fish market in Seeb. Next to the fish market you will browse the fruit and vegetable market. Later you will have the photo stop of the Opera
You also have photo stops at the residence of his Majesty Sultan Qaboos, the palace of Al Alam, which is flanked by the 16th-century Portuguese fortresses Mirani and Jalali. Evening stroll through the Muttrah Souq, where you sell crafts and silver items.
Overnight in Muscat Hotel.
DAY 02: GRAND MOSQUE-WADI SHAB-BIMMAH SINKHOLE-SUR-RAS AL HADD- TURTLE WATCHING
Morning, you will be met at the hotel your guide for a tour starts outside the city .. The tour starts with a visit to the beautiful Grand Mosque of Sultan Qaboos, one of the largest mosques in the Middle East.
Later you drive further to the coastal coast.On the coastal road you stop at the Sinkhole limestone in Bimah and then continue to the fins. Then you will stop at Wadi Shab which means "a wadi among the cliffs", enjoy a walk through the wadi, walking shoes are highly recommended. Going up the wadi you will soon see some pools in front of you and you could even enjoy a refreshing swim in those pools. Soon we will arrive in Sur and relax in the hotel> get ready for dinner at the local restaurant around 18.30 and proceed to watch the turtles in Ras al Jinz.Turtles come to lay eggs during the night and this experience is memorable.
Overnight in Sur plaza Hotel.
DAY 03: SUR-WADI BANI KHALID-DESERT WITH DINNER
Around 8.30am after breakfast, the guide will be visited by the guide. The tour will start at 9:00 am. Once you're in Sur, your guide will take you to another city famous for commerce and the Dhow Building Yard in Sur, where building boats is more than just a task, but a way of culture, tradition and life .
Sur still offers a glimpse of those awls, arches, hammers and iron nails in search of the perfection of the ancient art that has helped Oman to establish itself as one of the oldest and most influential sultanates in the Gulf region. Although it is largely less common than in previous centuries, the construction of a building is still very much alive and well in Sur, and has become not only an attraction for tourists, but also for the ultra rich who are eager to put the hands on some of the most famous craft ships in the world.
You will meet your 4x4 cars near the desert area (please keep a small shoulder bag for use only for trekking and swimming. Keep only useful items for swimming and trekking, because then return to the same coach)
You will drive through small villages and towns before arriving at Wadi Bani Khalid driving through the mountain offering a panoramic view of the beautiful landscape below. You will pass many beautiful villages set in the mountains. Here the road winds towards the Uadi next to a large and shallow pool fringed with vegetation and ends in a village. We park our vehicles at this point and continue on a short ride to the deep blue pools of the wadi. If you wish, you can enjoy a swim in this glorious grace of nature. We recommend wearing comfortable clothes and walking shoes for this trip. Continue to the great desert of Oman known as "Wahiba Sands". Soon you will come face to face with the huge desert and our experienced drivers guide you through the sand dunes to give you a thrill of driving on the dunes. After enjoying the walks on the enchanting dunes you could perhaps meet the Bedouin family to learn more their lifestyle in the desert. After that you will greet the desert inhabitants to drive to reach the camping Buffet dinner and overnight stay at the Wahiba Sands desert
DAY 04: DESERT-BIRKAT AT THE MOSE-JABREEN CASTLE-NIZWA
Morning after breakfast at 7 am we will proceed to Nizwa. After a long journey, continue the tour proceeding towards Foot of Jabel Akhdar and you will stop on the road to see the old village of Birkat Al Mawz, walking through plantations and small streets with old crumbling houses.
the next stop will be Continue to Jabrin, for a visit to the Fort that was once the home of the Imam and was built to be a palace at first, before being used for military purposes. The tomb of the Imam is still located in
The fort. The Jabrin fort is also considered one of the first schools in Oman. Then we proceed towards Bahla, a charming town surrounded by an old 12 km long wall; visit the place where they make ceramics and also the old fort of Bahla, one of the oldest in Oman (under renovation, the visit is only from the outside).
Overnight in Hotel Nizwa.
DAY 05: AL HAMRA- NIZWA FORT & SOUQ-MUSCAT
Today you will visit the historic city of Nizwa, the cultural capital of Oman.
In the morning visit the mighty fort with its impressive circular cannon tower, one of the most impressive forts in Oman and the traditional Souq. Al Hamra to see one of the oldest villages in this region. The traditional mud houses dating back 400 years are still occupied. The falaj system used in this village is one of the oldest of this type (UNESCO site).
Overnight in Muscat Hotel
DAY 06: DEPARTURE TRANSFER TO AIRPORT
• Round-trip transfer from Muscat International Airport to the hotel (in both directions)
• 02 Nights booking in Best Western Primer, Muscat
• 01 Night booking hotel Sur Plaza, Sur or Similar
• 01 Night booking in Al Diyar Hotel, Nizwa or Similar
• 01 Night booking in a field of 1000 Nights, Wahiba sands
• Daily breakfast at the hotel
• 03 Dinner / Day 02, 03 and Day 04
• All tourist visits as per the itinerary mentioned
• 4x4 car for the whole journey
• Free water during the tour
• Booking fees for turtles, museum and fort tickets
• Applicable taxes and service charges
• Any air fare
• VISA charges.
• All meals other than those mentioned.
• All personal expenses.
• Anything that is not specifically mentioned in the inclusions part.
• All tours are guided and on a private basis.
• The reservation can be made on the basis of the first cum first service.
• If a supplement will be applicable from the hotel for special occasions, it will be informed and applied. Especially for the Christmas and New Year period.
• If the hotel listed for the tour is not confirmed, the alternative hotel will be used and supplements or reductions will be applied.
Please note that this tour is on request and can be started any day of the week. In the event that we are unable to guarantee the accommodation as per the program above we will give you the opportunity to operate the tour in reverse
• All museum / fortress visits are subject to change without notice. Museums are normally closed on Fridays, Saturdays and public holidays. Similarly, visits to the forts can be changed without prior notice as some forts are often temporarily closed for renovations.
** The Grand Mosque of Sultan Qaboos in Muscat can be visited between 8.00 and 11.00 on weekdays from Saturday to Thursday and is closed on Fridays and public holidays
• Less than 20 days before: 50% of the total amount
• Less than 15 days before: 70% of the total amount
• Less than 10 days before: 100% of the total amount