A journey from the capital city of Oman to the graded tracks and the majestic deserts covering the charming city of Nizwa.
Welcome to Oman!
On your arrival at Muscat International Airport, you will be greeted by our representative who will transfer you to your hotel.
Check-in and spend your time at leisure to relax and unwind.
Overnight stay in Muscat.
After breakfast, check-out from the hotel and depart after sunset and drive through the seafront road in Muttrah where the bustling port is situated.
Drive past the Central Business District of Muscat to Qurum shopping area where top notch shopping complexes are available. The Sultan Qaboos Grand Mosque with its bright illumination is a major attraction.
Overnight stay at Muscat.
After breakfast, head out to experience the true sights and sounds of Oman on this tour.
Begin by driving to the Dakhalia region of Oman via the Samail passes and the three abandoned villages of Birkat Al-Mouz.
Visit the Nizwa, the ancient capital in the interior region. Stroll through its famous souq where silver and coppersmiths produce exquisite ornaments before your very eyes. Souvenir hunters will treasure the famous Omani khanjar, coffee pot and copper vessels.
Proceed to the historic Nizwa Fort.
Overnight stay in Nizwa
After breakfast, drive through the graded tracks, stopping at Wadi Ghul, a fascinating village surrounded by lofty mountain ranges. The panoramic mountain drive brings visitors to Jabal Shams (Mountain of the Sun), the second highest peak in the Arab Gulf region, rising to over 2000 metres. The picturesque setting offers incredible views of the rugged landscape.
A visit to the mountain village of Misfah offers a rewarding study of ancient architecture seen in stone houses.
Overnight stay in Nizwa.
After breakfast, check out and depart for Wahiba Sands.
Wahiba Sands is one of the most fascinating and mysterious deserts in the Arab Gulf region. Depart to Al Wasil, beginning the overnight journey to Wahaiba Sands, which is also home to a few thousand Bedouins, who are known to have inhabited this inhospitable region for at least 7000 years.
On arrival at the campsite, guests are welcomed by Bedouins, serving Omani coffee, fresh fruit and mineral water. Skilled drivers Will then take guests for exciting dune drive. During night, enjoy moonlit dinner at the camp under millions of twinkling stars. For the romantic visitor, the Wahaiba Sands conjure up images of the immensity as well as benevolence of nature. One of the stunning features of Wahaiba Sands is the shifting colours of sand at different times of the day. A dune drive or camel ride offer a unique desert experience.
Overnight stay in Wahiba Sands.
After breakfast, enjoy sunrise in the desert and capture the scenic beauty.
Proceed to Sur, renowned for shipyards where traditional Omani boats (dhows) are built.
After dinner, drive to Ras al Jynz, a protected Green turtle nesting reserve. During the nesting season, turtles can be seen laying eggs at night.
Overnight stay at Sur.
After breakfast in the morning, check-out from the hotel.
Take your private transfer to the airport to board your flight back home.
Have a good journey back home with beautiful memories of Oman!
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