Combine central Oman’s cultural sights with
the striking Musandam peninsula in the
north and the subtropical diversity of the
Dhofar province in the south.
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Fly from London to Muscat with Oman Air.
Transfer and stay for 2 nights at the Al Falaj
Visit the Grand Mosque, Bait Al Zubair museum,
Muttrah souk and the Al Alam Palace. (B)
Morning drive to Oman’s former capital, Nizwa.
Stay at the View Hotel for 1 night. (B)
Return to Muscat via Bahla fort, Jabrin Palace and
the ruins at the village of Tanuf. Stay in the
Al Falaj Hotel for 1 night. (B)
Transfer to the airport for a flight to Khasab,
capital of the Musandam peninsula. Tour the city,
then take a 4x4 excursion to Jebel Harim, the
Khawr Al Najid coastline and the Birkat Khalidiya
park. Stay at the Atana Khasab for 2 nights. (B)
Take a traditional dhow cruise, one of the
most popular means of exploring the stunning
Transfer to Khasab airport and fly to Salalah, via
Muscat. On arrival, transfer to the Hilton Salalah
Resort for 2 nights. (B)
Visit Khor Rori creek, site of the ruined city of Samhuram and capital of ancient Arabia’s
frankincense trade. Continue to Nabi Ayoub,
prophet Job’s tomb perched high in the
Transfer to the airport for a flight from Muscat to
London with Oman Air. (B)
As per itinerary – B: Breakfast,
L: Lunch, D: Dinner, N: No meals.
This tour is based in 3- and 4-star
accommodation. Hotels outside Muscat are
comparatively basic, but still offer comfortable
accommodation, good facilities and friendly
Both men and women
visiting the mosque must be fully covered. Women
must also cover their head with a scarf.
For a price quote based
on alternative accommodation standards, to
discuss flight options or to tailor this itinerary,
please call 020 7808 6784 or email email@example.com.
The Al Falaj Hotel is conveniently located in the heart of the city, only 35 km from the airport. Part of the Aitken Spence Hotels portfolio, the management ensures high standards in service quality, culinary expertise and sustainable tourism. There are 140 stylishly furnished and spacious bedrooms equipped with air conditioning, a safe, wireless internet access, a minibar and tea & coffee making facilities. There are a number of dining options, including the Souq Café, Japanese and Indian restaurants, a lounge and a...
Located in one of the most spectacular natural areas in the Middle East, The Atana Khasab, Resort and Hotel has 60 guest rooms and suites, all with mountain or sea views. The hotel has a bar, restaurant, health club and...
The Hilton Salalah Resort has spectacular views overlooking the Indian Ocean. It combines modern amenities with traditional Omani features and offers extensive recreational facilities including a fully equipped fitness centre and gym, pool complex and two tennis courts, all set in beautiful landscaped gardens. There is a choice of restaurants and bars serving Japanese, Mediterranean and international cuisine.
Features: 147 rooms, 4 restaurants, cafe, beach bar, barbecue grills, outdoor swimming pool, children’s swimming pool, fitness & spa facilities, tennis courts, children’s playground, nightclub, garden, terrace and picnic area.
Room amenities: Air conditioning, cable television, tea & coffee facilities, minibar, safe, hairdryer,...
The View is located at 4,590 feet (1,400 metres) above sea level in a valley spanning the Jebel Shams mountains, near Al Hamra and about a 45-minute drive from Nizwa. As its name suggests, the hotel has spectacular views over the surrounding terrain. The rooms have a pod-like design, each with their own private terrace. Local activities include trekking and visits to cultural sights. The restaurant offers a spectacular view of the canyon from its terrace and serves breakfast, lunch and buffet dinner. This is a 'dry' hotel and does not serve alcohol. The View is softly lit at night, therefore you may wish to take a torch with you.
Features: 30 rooms, restaurant, infinity pool.
Room amenities: Television, tea & coffee facilities, mini fridge, hairdryer,...
Regional air connections are available from within the UK. Please contact your travel consultant for current prices from your nearest city.
We can also arrange flights from overseas, simply give us a call to find out more.
If you choose to take the tour without flights arranged through Cox & Kings, please contact one of our travel consultants prior to booking the flights to ensure that you are aware of the tour timings and all the implications of not booking through us. We strongly advise you not to book flights independently of Cox & Kings if significant charges would apply in case of cancellation.
Flight details may be subject to change prior to departure.
This tour can be booked / reserved online by clicking on one of the coloured links below.
OGT2017: 9 Nights