Day Tour to the Enchanting Forts of Nizwa

Day Trips & Excursions in Oman
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Tour description

The 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.

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.After a tour of Nizwa you will continue on to the souk, famous for its Bedouin silver jewelry.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.

What's included

  • Hotel pick up and drop off
  • Luxury air-conditioned coach or mini-bus transport

What's not included

  • Optional gratuities
  • Food and drink, unless specified