Private Day Tour to the Enchanting Forts of Nizwa
Provided by Viator
DescriptionThe tour starts with a spectacular drive through the Hajar mountains via the oases of Fanjah and Birkat Al Mauz, to reach Nizwa and the impressive 17th century fort.lt;pgt;Nizwa is located about 1.5 hours drive from Muscat, and is today of the most popular tourist attractions in Oman, with its historical buildings and imposing fort built in the mid 17th century by Imam Sultan Bin Saif Al Ya'ribi. Nizwa's palm oasis stretches for 5 miles (8 kilometers) along the course of two wadis.lt;pgt;After a tour of Nizwa you will continue on to the cattle market and the souk, famous for its Bedouin silver jewelry.lt;/pgt;lt;pgt;The drive continues via Tanuf and Bahla to Jabreen, to visit one of Oman's most beautiful forts, famous for its wall and ceiling murals, before returning to your hotel in Muscat.lt;/pgt;
- Hotel pick up and drop off
- Luxury air-conditioned car or mini-bus transport
- Optional gratuities
- Food and drink, unless specified
Interior of Jabrin Fort
Tour departs from centrally located Muscat hotels
Morning - approximately 8:00amExact pick-up time from your hotel to be arranged with the supplier at time of re-confirmationHotel pickups commence prior to this time, you must contact the local service provider to verify your exact pickup time.
Tour returns to original point of departure.