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$1385 Multi-day & Extended Tours

BLISSFUL OMAN

DAY 01: ARRIVAL MUSCAT. Overnight at Muscat Hotel DAY 02: HALF DAY MUSCAT CITY TOURThe tour begins with a visit to the beautiful Sultan Qaboos Grand Mosque one of the largest mosques in the Middle East. Later you drive to visit Seeb fish Market.  DAY 03: MUSCAT – NIZWA You proceed to Jabrin castle built in 17th century is one of the finest of its kind. Its magnificent plasterwork, the carved doors and the painted wooden beams of the ceilings makes this castle amazingly different. Thereafter continue to Bahla, one of the oldest small towns of Oman and in the 12th century the capital of the tribe living in the region.  DAY 04:  NIZWA – JABEL SHAMS – NIZWA Morning visit the powerful Fort with its massive Circular Cannon Tower, one of the most impressive forts in Oman and the traditional Souq. Al Hamra and Misfah to see one of the oldest villages of this region.  The traditional mud houses dated back from 400 years are still occupied.Thereafter drive to visit Wadi Gul & Wadi Nakhar the remote villages exactly at the drop point of great canyon. Then proceed to Jabel Shams DAY 05:  NIZWA – WAHIBA  Morning drive to Wahiba sands, via Birkat A Mauz and Ibra. Wahiba sands, a vast mass of undulating red and white sea of sand. Evening watch spectacular sunset from top of the dunes. BBQ dinner and over night at desert camp. DAY 06: WAHIBA – SUR    Your first destination is Wadi Bani Khalid – an oasis spot in the middle of the barren and dry mountains. It is one of the most beautiful wadis in Oman and its pools with clear deep blue water give you an opportunity to take a refreshing dip. Then drive to you visit Sur, renowned for its dhow shipyard in former times.  After an early dinner you will visit the turtle sanctuary at Ras Al Jinz, where at night the Green Turtles DAY 07 SUR –QUIRAT-QALHAT-MUSCAT.Visit the fish jetty and dhow factory . Visit the Sineslah Fort. The ruins of Bibi Miriam's Tomb can be seen at the village of Qalhat on coastal road to Muscat. Stop at Fins beach. Our next stop is the Bimah Sinkhole, a spectacular limestone crater with blue green water at the bottom.Proceed to Wadi Arbayeen which has refreshing deep pools of water set among the date palms.  DAY 08 DEPARTURE TRANSFER

$655 Multi-day & Extended Tours

CULTURAL TOUR OF OMAN

DAY 01: MUSCAT – NIZWA-BAHLA-JABREENToday you will drive to visit the historic town of Nizwa, Oman’s cultural capital You proceed to Jabrin castle built in 17th century is one of the finest of its kind. Its magnificent plasterwork, the carved doors and the painted wooden beams of the ceilings makes this castle amazingly different. Thereafter continue to Bahla, one of the oldest small towns of Oman and in the 12th century the capital of the tribe living in the region. As the monumental fort is closed for renovation only a photo stop is planned. Bahla is also famous for its pottery and you will visit a potter’s workshop (not possible on Fridays and Public Holidays). Later visit. Al Hamra one of the oldest villages & up to 400 years old mud houses are still occupied. Also visit the Al Hamra Falaj system.DAY 02: NIZWA – WAHIBA – RAS AL JINZMorning visit the powerful Fort with its massive Circular Cannon Tower, one of the most impressive forts in Oman and the traditional Souq.  Later drive to Wahiba sands, via Birkat A Mauz and Ibra. Wahiba sands, a vast mass of undulating red and white sea of sand.  The ever-changing patterns of the dunes are a photographer’s delight. After some exciting sand dune driving which offers excellent thrills and chills for all. Drive to Wadi Bani Khalid – an oasis spot in the middle of the barren and dry mountains. It is one of the most beautiful wadis in Oman and its pools with clear deep blue water give you an opportunity to take a refreshing dip.  Enjoy the ambiance of the Wadi. On arrival at Sur check in at Hotel and after an early dinner (own arrangements) drive to visit the turtle sanctuary at Ras Al Jinz, where at night the Green Turtles, after a journey of thousands of kilometers will come ashore to lay their eggs. You then return to Hotel at late night for the overnight.DAY 03:  RAS AL JINZ –BIMAH SINKHOLE-WADI ARBAYEEN-MUSCATMorning you visit Sur, renowned for its dhow shipyard in former times. There after you can start your fascinating coastal trip to Muscat. The road leads through scenic countryside and rugged mountains to the small fishing towns. On the coastal road you stop at Bibi Miriam Mausoleum in Qalhat. Later you visit Wadi Tiwi, an oasis well known for its lemon and date plantations and then proceed to Fins beach. Visit the picturesque Wadi Arbayeen with its deep pools of water set among the date palms. We then proceed to the Bimah sinkhole, a spectacular limestone crater with blue green water at the bottom. On clear sunny days while driving along the coast one might chance to see sharks in the deep blue waters or fleet footed Gazelles sprint across the landscape.

$1225 Multi-day & Extended Tours

A JOURNEY OF OMAN

DAY 01: ARRIVAL MUSCAT You will arrive at the Muscat International Airport. Overnight at Muscat Hotel. DAY 02: HALF DAY MUSCAT CITY TOURVisit Bait Al Zubair Museum. You will have photo stops at the residence of his Majesty Sultan Qaboos, the Al Alam Palace, which is flanked by the 16th century Portuguese forts Mirani and Jalali.  Evening you will be strolling through Muttrah Souq, where you will be bargaining for handicrafts and silver items. Overnight Muscat Hotel. DAY 03:  NIZWA – JABREEN- BAHLA Today you will have full day visit of the historic town of Nizwa, Oman’s cultural capital.You proceed to Jabrin castle built in 17th century is one of the finest of its kind. Its magnificent plasterwork, Thereafter continue to Bahla, one of the oldest small towns of Oman and in the 12th century the capital of the tribe living in the region.Overnight at Nizwa Hotel. DAY 04:  NIZWA – WAHIBA  Morning drive to Wahiba sands, via Birkat A Mauz and Ibra. Wahiba sands, a vast mass of undulating red and white sea of sand.  The ever-changing patterns of the dunes are a photographer’s delight. After some exciting sand dune driving which offers excellent thrills and chills for all. Evening watch spectacular sunset from top of the dunes. BBQ dinner and overnight at Wahiba Sands.DAY 05: WAHIBA – SUR     Your first destination is Wadi Bani Khalid – an oasis spot in the middle of the barren and dry mountains. It is one of the most beautiful wadis in Oman and its pools with clear deep blue water give you an opportunity to take a refreshing dip. Dhow building in Sur dates back centuries and is closely linked with the maritime heritage of Oman. From Sur too, in the old days, the Omanis were sailing the seas, mainly to India. Ras Al Jinz, where at night the Green Turtles, after a journey of thousands of kilometers will come ashore to lay their eggs. You then return to Hotel for the overnight Ras Al Hadd. DAY 06 SUR –QALHAT- BIMAH SINKH HOTEL-MUSCAT. Morning after Breakfast first visit ruins of Bibi Miriam's Tomb can be seen at the village of Qalhat on coastal road to Muscat(Photo stop Only). Our next stop is the Bimah Sinkhole, a spectacular limestone crater with blue green water at the bottom. Overnight in Muscat Hotel DAY 07 DEPARTURE TRANSFER

$1950 Cultural & Theme Tours

TOUR MALAK 6 DAYS PACKAGE

ItineraryDay 1: Muscat-Sinkhole - Fins Beach - Wadi Shab - Ras Al Hadd Stop At: Wadi Shab, Sur, Ash-Sharqiyah GovernorateThe tour departs Muscat in the morning towards Ras al Hadd . After a photo stop at the Bimah sinkhole (swimming in the sinkhole lake is possible) and the long white Beach of Fins, we arrive towards Wadi Shab, This Wadi is a enormous canyon gorge that is lined with palm trees and impressive indications of what the power of the water coming down from the mountains can do in nature.With a 35 to 40 minute hike up through the canyon Wadi, we arrive at one of several crystal clear water pools. Tourists can swim on through the warm waters from pool to pool. Eventually we come to the last pool where an opening among the enormous rocks allows us to swim into an incredible crevice cave with a small waterfall. Inside, the sunlight filters in from the outside, turning the water into a beautiful turquoise blue whilst water showers down one side of the cave from the wadi beyond.The tour continues to Ras al Hadd. In the evening we take you to the Turtle sanctuary at Ras Al Jinz. Here we will go on a guided beautiful walking tour on the beach at night under the stars, where we have a high chance of seeing Omanis great sea turtles stumbling on to the beach to build a nest and lay the eggs. If you are lucky, you can even see baby turtles hatching from some nests.Overnight in Ras al Hadd HotelDuration: 7 hoursMeals included: • DinnerAccommodation included: Turtle Beach Resort, located in Ras Al Had Day 2: Ras Al Had- Sur- Wadi Bani Khalid- Wahiba Sands Stop At: Wahiba Sands, Jalan Bani Buhassan, Ash-Sharqiyah GovernorateIn the morning we will show you the City of Sur, the famous Omanin Dhow Factory, where you can see traditional wooden Dhows being built. And we take you to the old part from Sur where most of the houses there designed by wooden doors and windows. then we will drive onwards to Wadi Bani Khalid, one of the biggest and most beautiful Wadis in Oman. Here you can swim, sunbath, relax in the beautiful scenic Wadi canyons.In the late afternoon we continue to our desert camp in the Wahiba Sands desert, where you relax or take part in an adventurous 4x4 drive in the sand dunes. Then we will watch the stunning sunset of the desert on one of the big sand dunes. We finish the day with a Dinner at the camp.Overnight in Desert Camp.Duration: 7 hoursMeals included: • Breakfast • DinnerAccommodation included: Safari Desert Camp, located in the desert ( Wahiba Sands)Day 3: Wahiba Sands-Ibra- NizwaStop At: Ibra Ladies Souk, Ibra, Ash-Sharqiyah GovernorateIn the morning we drive to city of Ibra. There we will visit the old ancient Village of Ibra, which is old almost 1500 years , After Lunch we drive on towards Nizwa, the old capital city of Oman. We will arrive there in the afternoon, and after the Hotel check-in you have free leisure time for the rest of the day.Overnight in Nizwa HotelDuration: 6 hoursMeals included: • BreakfastAccommodation included: Al Dyar Hotel, located in Nizwa Day 4: Nizwa Fort And Market- Green mountain- Birkat Al mawz- Nizwa Stop At: Nizwa Souk, Nizwa, Ad-Dakhiliyah GovernorateWe start the day early to visit the Nizwa Souq. A wide variety of vendors offer their goods in the streets of the souk, Here you can find vegetables, pottery, jewellery, handicrafts and souvenirs which are sold in authentic old market halls that few places can boast. Especially interesting is the Friday cattle market, when the locals from the nearby Villages come to sell their , goats, cattle, sheep and chickens in a circus style open market placeNext to the Souq is Nizwa Fortress. The fort is a museum today and offers splendid views of this ancient town and the surrounding mountains. You can walk around in this impressive fortress and visit its many rooms, passages and towers. The fort is an architectural testimony to the economic and military achievements of the early Yaruba dynasty from the mid-17th century. It was a military stronghold designed to withstand even the strongest of attacks at the time. Even along the corridors, many traps were laid to deter any intruders that might have penetrated the defenses. From Nizwa drive to ( Jebel Akhdar) its knowing as "Green Mountain" it is Considered one of the most scenic areas in Oman, it is a part of Hajar Mountain Range. Jebel Akhdar has so called because of the presence of green terraced gardens surrounding the villages .A variety of fruits like, pomegranates, apricot , apple, olives, Grape, Rose, Peaches, Walnut. are grown here. There are interesting walks in Wadi Bani Habib, Shrejah, Al Ain and Al Aqur. after green Mountain visit birkat Al Mauz, . It has a large Falaj system which supplies water date palms and vegetables for many orchards, its listed to the UNICCO the world heritage and culture. It is worth to spend spend a walking around the village.then back to the hotelDuration: 8 hoursMeals included: • BreakfastAccommodation included: Al Dyar Hotel Located in Nizwa Day 5: Nizwa-Jabren Castle- Misfah Al Abreen- Al Hamra- grand canyon ( Jabal Shams)Stop At: Wadi Ghul - Oman's Grand Canyon, Al Hamra, Ad-Dakhiliyah GovernorateToday we are driving up the Jebel Shams Mountain( Grand canyon). On the way we will make a stop in Jabrin Castle (The castle was originally designed as a residential palace in 1670 by Balarab bin Sultan bin Saif Ya'arubi Dynasti . An extensive renovation was carried out in 1984. The interior includes various furniture and traditional utensils to provide visitors with a taste of period castle lifestyle. The building itself is decorated with elaborate wood carvings, ceiling paintings and stucco work. The castle is open to visitors).Then we drive to Misfath al Abreen. This pictures village lies on a steep slope at the foot of Jebel Shams, a and consists of old homes and narrow streets.it has falaj system for many orchards, date palms and vegetables. It is worth to spend sometimes walking around the village.Then visit ancient village of AL Hamra ,From there we start the drive up the Jebel Shams Mountain to the Resort where we spend the night. After our check-in, you have leisure time the rest of the day. You can spend the afternoon walking around the famous Grand Canyon of Oman. There are many different walking paths to choose from (easy short or difficult and long). The Canyon edge offers spectacular views of the Wadis and valleys belowOvernight in Jebel Shams Resort.Duration: 7 hoursMeals included: • Breakfast • DinnerAccommodation included: Jabal Shams Resort, located in Jabal Shams Day 6: Grand canyon- Wadi Bani Auf- Muscat Stop At: Track Wadi Bani Awf, Al Hamra, Ad-Dakhiliyah GovernorateIn the morning we drive down the mountain the other side (east) into the Wadi Bani Awf. This mountain road drive is an exciting offroad experience and offers fantastic views into dramatic canyons and Wadis, as it winds down several K.M before connecting with Wadi Bani Awf. Once we reach the Valley (Wadi Bani Auf), the road leads us through the Wadi while passing numerous small villages. From the end of the Wadi then drive back to Muscat.Duration: 7 hoursMeals included: • BreakfastNo accommodation included on this day.

$895 Cultural & Theme Tours

TOUR MARAM 5 DAYS PACKAGE ( HISTORY, NATURE, SIGHTSEEING )

ItineraryDay 1: Muscat-Sinkhole - Fins Beach - Wadi Shab – Ras Al HaddStop At: Wadi Shab, Sur, Ash-Sharqiyah GovernorateThe tour departs Muscat in the morning towards Ras al Hadd . After a photo stop at the Bimah sinkhole (swimming in the sinkhole lake is possible) and the long white Beach of Fins, we arrive towards Wadi Shab. This Wadi is a enormous canyon gorge that is lined with palm trees and impressive indications of what the power of the water coming down from the mountains can do in nature,With a 45 minute hike up through the canyon Wadi, we arrive at one of several crystal clear water pools. Tourists can swim on through the warm waters from pool to pool. Eventually we come to the last pool where an opening among the enormous rocks allows us to swim into an incredible crevice cave with a small waterfall. Inside, the sunlight filters in from the outside, turning the water into a beautiful turquoise blue whilst water showers down one side of the cave from the Wadi beyond.The tour continues to Ras al Hadd. In the evening we take you to the Turtle sanctuary at Ras Al Jinz. Here we will go on a guided beautiful walking tour on the beach at night under the stars, where we have a high chance of seeing Oman's great sea turtles stumbling on to the beach to build a nest and lay the eggs. If you are lucky, you can even see baby turtles hatching from some nests.Overnight in Ras al Hadd HotelDuration: 8 hoursMeals included: • DinnerAccommodation included: Turtle Beach Resort Day 2: Ras Al Hadd- Sur- Wadi Bani Khalid- Wahiba Sands Stop At: Wahiba Sands, Jalan Bani Buhassan, Ash-Sharqiyah GovernorateIn the morning we will show you the City of Sur, the famous Arabian Dhow Factory, where you can see traditional wooden Dhows being built then we will drive onwards to Wadi Bani Khalid, one of the biggest and most beautiful Wadis in Oman. Here you can swim, sunbath, relax in the beautiful scenic Wadi canyons.In the late afternoon we continue to our desert camp in the Wahiba Sands desert, where you relax or take part in an adventurous 4x4 drive in the sand dunes. Then we will watch the stunning sunset of the desert on one of the big sand dunes. We finish the day with a Dinner at the camp .Overnight in Desert Camp.Duration: 7 hoursMeals included: • Breakfast • DinnerAccommodation included: Safari Desert Camp Day 3: Wahiba Sands- Ibra- NizwaStop At: Ibra Ladies Souk, Ibra, Ash-Sharqiyah GovernorateIn the morning we drive to city of Ibra. There we will visit the colorful the local Market (Souq) and the old ancient Village of Ibra. Then we drive on towards Nizwa, the old capital city of Oman. We will arrive there in the afternoon, and after the Hotel check-in you have free leisure time for the rest of theday.Overnight in Nizwa Hotel.Duration: 6 hoursMeals included: • BreakfastAccommodation included: Al Dyar Hotel Day 4: Nizwa- Misfath Al Abreen- Al Hamra- Grand Canyon Stop At: Nizwa Souk, Nizwa, Ad-Dakhiliyah GovernorateWe start the day early to visit the Nizwa Souq. It is among the largest of its kind in Oman. A wide variety of vendors offer their goods in the streets of the souk . Here you can find , vegetables, pottery, jewellery, handicrafts and souvenirs which are sold in authentic old market halls that few places can boast. Especially interesting is the Friday cattle market, when the locals from the nearby Villages come to sell their goats, cattle, sheep and chickens in a circus style open market place.Next to the Souq is Nizwa Fortress. The fort is a museum today and offers splendid views of this ancient town and the surrounding mountains. You can walk around in this impressive fortress and visit its many rooms, passages and towers.The fort is an architectural testimony to the economic and military achievements of the early Yaruba dynasty from the mid-17th century. It was a military stronghold designed to withstand even the strongest of attacks at the time. Even along the corridors, many traps were laid to deter any intruders that might have penetrated the defenses.From Nizwa we drive Then we drive to Misfath al Abreen. This pictures village lies on a steep slope at the foot of Jebel Shams, a and consists of old homes and narrow streets.it has falaj system for many orchards, date palms and vegetables. It is worth to spend sometimes walking around the village.Then visit ancient village of AL Hamra from Al Hamra drive up to the Jebel Shams Mountain where we spend the last night on our tour. This Mountain is the highest point of Oman with 3009 meter at its peak. After our arrival in Jebel Shams Resort, you have leisure time you can walking around the famous Grand Canyon of Oman. There are many different walking paths to choose from (easy short or difficult and long). The Canyon edge offers spectacular views of the Wadis and valleys below.Overnight in Jebel Shams Resort.Duration: 7 hoursMeals included: • Breakfast • DinnerAccommodation included: Jabal Shams Resort Day 5: Grand Canyon- wadi Bani Auf- MuscatStop At: Track Wadi Bani Awf, Al Hamra, Ad-Dakhiliyah GovernorateIn the morning we drive down the mountain the other side (east) into the Wadi Bani Awf. This mountain road drive is an exciting off road experience and offers fantastic views into dramatic canyons and Wadis, as it winds down several kilo metre before connecting with Wadi Bani Awf. Once we reach the Valley (Wadi Bani Awf), the road leads us through the Wadi while passing numerous small villages. From there we had back on to Muscat.Duration: 8 hoursMeals included: • BreakfastNo accommodation included on this day.

$529 Cultural & Theme Tours

TOUR FATIMAH 2 DAYS PACKAGE

ItineraryDay 1: Muscat –Sinkhole- wadi shab- sur- Ras al had Stop At: Ras al Hadd Castle, Sur, Ash-Sharqiyah GovernorateThe tour departs from Muscat in the morning towards Ras al Hadd . After a photo stop at the Bimah sinkhole (swimming in the sinkhole lake is possible) , we drive towards Wadi Shab. This Wadi is a enormous canyon gorge that is lined with palm trees and impressive indications of what the power of the water coming down from the mountains can do in nature with a 45 minute hike up through the canyon Wadi, we arrive at one of several crystal clear water pools. Tourists can swim on through the warm waters from pool to pool. Eventually we come to the last pool where an opening among the enormous rocks allows us to swim into an incredible crevice cave with a small waterfall. Inside, the sunlight filters in from the outside, turning the water into a beautiful turquoise blue whilst water showers down one side of the cave from the Wadi beyond. The tour continue to the City of Sur, the famous Arabian Dhow Factory, where you can see traditional wooden Dhows being built, we will visit the old part from Sur there you can see most of the houses there designed by wooden doors and windows. In the evening we take you to the Turtle sanctuary at Ras Al Jinz. Here we will go on a guided beautiful walking tour on the beach at night under the stars, where we have a high chance of seeing Oman's great sea turtles stumbling on to the beach to build a nest and lay the eggs. If you are lucky, you can even see baby turtles hatching from some nests.Overnight in Ras al HaddDuration: 7 hoursMeals included: • DinnerAccommodation included: Over Night In Ras Al Hadd ( hotel)Day 2: Ras Al Had- wadi Bani Khalid- Wahiba Sands – muscat Stop At: Wahiba Sands, Jalan Bani Buhassan, Ash-Sharqiyah GovernorateThe tour start in the morning towards Wadi Bani Khalid, one of the biggest and most beautiful Wadis in Oman. Here you can swim in 9 meters depth clean water pools, sunbath, relax in the beautiful scenic Wadi canyons.In the afternoon continue your journey to the desert (Wahiba Sands) this spectacular desert has an Ares of 12,500 Square kilometers they called also Al Sharqiya Sands, formerly known as "Wahiba Sands" is a region of desert in Oman the region was named for the Bani Wahiba tribe, divided between the northern and southern governorates in the Eastern Region. The area is defined by a boundary of 180 kilometers (110 mi) north to south and 80 kilometers (50 mi) east to west, from there we drive back to Muscat. Duration: 8 hoursMeals included: • BreakfastNo accommodation included on this day.

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