Oman Now -Experience the Best of the Sultanate 8D7N

8 Days
  • Not included
  • Private vehicle
  • 3- and 4-Star Hotels
  • Muscat
  • Muscat
  • Autumn
  • As per the program
  • English
  • Tour guide

Oman is a country rich in history, culture, and stunning landscapes. With its vibrant cities and ancient sites, it offers a wealth of experiences for travelers. No matter, whether you are interested in exploring the country´s capital city Muscat, visiting Nizwa, the cultural capital, or discovering the ancient ruins every here and there in the Sultanate, there is something for everyone in this country. In this 5-day tour, we will take you to some of the top tourist attractions. From must-see places to recommended activities; we will guide you through the best of this fascinating country. So, grab your passports and get ready for an unforgettable adventure!

Millenary yet Trendy Modern Country

Oman, a hidden treasure at the tip of the Arabian Peninsula, offers a perfect blend of rich heritage and modern life. Hence, visitors can start their day by immersing themselves in a traditional festival; and end it with a grand performance at the Royal Opera House in Muscat.

Whether you are an adventurous traveler or simply looking for unique experiences, the Sultanate has something to offer. From hiking and scuba diving to fishing, kite surfing, and dune bashing; there is no shortage of exciting activities. Moreover, the diverse landscapes of tall mountains, deep gorges, picturesque valleys, stunning beaches, and breathtaking desert scenery showcase the unparalleled beauty of this land.

Oman Culture: Rooted in History

The essence of Omani culture evolves its strength from its traditions; deeply rooted in its maritime history, trade routes, and spirit of exploration. Thus, today, ancient traditions seamlessly coexist with modern trends; as high-end fashion brands share space with handcrafted goods and even livestock at traditional souqs across the country.

Despite rapid modernization since King Qaboos ascended to the throne in 1970, the Sultanate has managed to preserve its cultural heritage. Furthermore, traditional customs are prominent in everyday life. From attire and cuisine to arts and crafts, all reflect the pride that Omanis take in their culture. The legacy of Omani traditions continues to thrive today, just as they have for generations.

Peaceful and Friendly Omani

Oman has a population of around 4 million individuals. This Islamic country is extremely tolerant, permitting the peaceful coexistence of all religions and faiths. It is this tolerant culture and quietness that makes Oman one of the most secure and bearable nations on the planet. Local people likewise called Omanis, are exceptionally inviting towards vacationers from different nations, a reality that is reflected in the liberal neighborliness reached out to visitors by everybody they go over during their visits.

Explore the Wonders of Oman in 8 Days!

IMPORTANT NOTES:

  • This tour is initiated, operated, and supervised in cooperation with our local partner company in Muscat Afaq Travel & Tourism.
  • Dintravel and Afaq Travel & Tourism both aim at promoting Halal travel and tourism and, therefore we provide to our guests whenever and wherever it is possible the most beautiful prayer service facilities, mosques (masjids) and prayer spaces in Oman.
  • Oman is an Islamic country which respects all religions and their people.
  • The food facility in Oman is always certified Halal in every restaurant (Omani, Pakistani, Indian, Yemeni, Turkish, Italian & many other restaurants )
  • A minimum of 04 Pax is required to avail this tour

Oman, a hidden gem on the Arabian Peninsula, offers a wealth of breathtaking beauty and cultural wonders for travelers to explore. From its stunning landscapes, pristine beaches, and ancient historical sites, Oman has become a must-visit destination for avid sightseers and adventure seekers alike. Whether you are planning a family vacation or a solo trip, this blog will guide you through Oman’s top tourist attractions and must-see places, ensuring that you make the most out of your trip and create unforgettable memories. So pack your bags and get ready for an incredible  journey through this enchanting Arabian land!

Oman, an undiscovered treasure at the tip of the Arabian Peninsula, offers a perfect blend of timeless heritage and contemporary living. Visitors seeking a unique experience will find a wealth of opportunities in this Sultanate. From thrilling activities such as hiking, scuba diving, fishing, kite surfing, and dune bashing to breathtaking landscapes encompassing towering mountains, deep canyons, pristine beaches, and stunning desert vistas – Oman truly has it all.

The cultural essence of Oman is deeply rooted in its maritime history and tradition of exploration. Today, ancient customs seamlessly merge with modern trends as high-end fashion and technology brands coexist with traditional handicrafts, jewelry, and even livestock at markets across the country.

Despite embracing modernization under King Qaboos’ reign since 1970, Oman remains committed to preserving its rich heritage. Traditional Omani culture pervades every aspect of daily life – from attire and cuisine to arts and crafts – exemplifying their warm hospitality towards guests. This enduring cultural legacy continues to thrive today just as it has for centuries.

Itinerary

Upon arrival at the Muscat International Airport, meet and greet with our local partner company Afaq´s driver and transferred to your hotel in a private comfortable vehicle.
Overnight stay at 4-Star Wyndham Hotel in Muscat.

After breakfast, start the city tour by visiting the beautiful Sultan Qaboos Grand Mosque – Visit the Muttrah Corniche and Muttrah Souq (market) – Get to know about the traditional handicrafts, Omani daggers, and antiquities – After lunch, visit the museum Bait Al Zubair which specializes in Oman's traditions, Culture, and heritage – Have a photo stop at the Al Alam Palace, the official residence of His Majesty and the nearby 16th-century Portuguese forts of Mirani and Jalali.
Overnight stay at Wyndham Garden 4-Star Hotel.

At 9:00 a.m. drive south towards the Quriyat Region to the mountainous landscape – Bimmah Sinkhole – At Wadi Shab (Wadi meaning valley between cliffs), transfer to a small fishing boat for a journey across the breathtaking wadi – Walk through the canyon to the Keyhole – Here you can relax and have the opportunity to swim through a pool of crystal-clear water and dive through a narrow keyhole to a magnificent cave and waterfall – After lunch dedicated to tasting local cuisine, continue the journey to the traditional city of Sur for dinner.
Overnight at Turtle beach resort Ras al Hadd.

After breakfast, depart on an exciting 4WD journey through the mountains – First stop at Wadi Bani Khalid , one of Oman’s most beautiful wadis with clear deep blue water – Wahiba Sands which is famous for its multicolored sand varying from black to honey-golden and even to white – Have a 4WD safari across 150-meter dunes and a spectacular view of the sunset – After which experience delicious Arabic Cuisine, in the heart of the golden sands of Sharqiyah Desert at the Arabian Oryx Camp. The camp offers luxurious Bedouin-style air-conditioned accommodation and a variety of complimentary toiletries. The location of the camp in the wilderness of the desert, emphasizes the beauty of the golden sand dunes surrounding it. Overnight at Arabian Oryx Camp

After an early breakfast, depart on an exciting 4WD journey through the desert and visit the local Bedouin House for Omani Coffee – Next, head to Jebel Akhdar, Green Mountain – On the way, stop by Birkat Al Mauz and have a walk in the middle of a palm plantation at the foot of Green Mountain – After which, start an ascending journey to Jebel Akhdar Mountains – Experience nature’s wildness and beauty seen in the soaring peaks and plunging canyon along with the rise of terraces on extremely steep mountain slopes. The trek goes from one village to another through the terraces and along the falaj system with a splendid view of the hanging terraces – Next, get back to Nizwa for an overnight stay in Al Diyar Nizwa.

After breakfast, enjoy the early morning sunrise from the Green Mountains – Next, visit the cultural capital Nizwa – First, stop at the spectacular Nizwa Fort with its massive Circular Cannon Tower, one
of the most impressive forts in Oman – Then, visit the Nizwa traditional Souq. The Souq is an ideal place to purchase handicrafts and souvenirs – Next stop is Wadi Nakhar (Trekking) set in a stunning landscape. The Wadi (valley) offers an immense trekking experience – After lunch, the journey continues to Jebel Shams, “Sun Mountain”, Oman’s highest peak at 3009 meters. From the top of the peak, admire a spectacular view of the “Grand Canyon”.
Overnight at Sama Heights Resorts Jebel Shams.

Pick up at 8.30 a.m. and drive to Al Hamra to visit one of the oldest villages of this region. The traditional mud houses dating back 400 years are still occupied. Next, visit the Al Hamra Museum, which portrays the ancient history, cultivation, and lifestyle of Oman. By the end of the day, head back to Muscat. Overnight stay at 4-Star Wyndham Garden Hotel in Muscat

Our guide driver will drop you at Muscat International Airport for departure
End of the tour and of our services.

The Trip Cost Includes

  • Transportation in a minivan will be used for airport transfer and the day 1 city tour.
  • Transportation of 4X4 will be used from Day 2 to Day 7 to reach all expeditions.
  • Accommodation of overnight stay for 7 nights on HB basis (Breakfast & Dinner).
  • 06 Lunch meals are included and served en route in our best-selected Halal-certified
  • restaurants.
  • Services of English-speaking Guide throughout the trip.
  • Entrance fees for different destinations as per the program.
  • Daily bottled mineral water on board.

The Trip Cost Excludes

  • Any item of a personal nature
  • Any supplement charges for the festive season.
  • Any meal except mentioned above. (Pay as you eat)
  • Any airfare and visa charges.
  • Tips.
  • Anything else other than the itinerary.

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Oman Now -Experience the Best of the Sultanate 8D7N
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