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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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On arrival, transfer to the Crowne Plaza for 2 nights. (N)
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 mountains. (B)
Fly to Muscat and transfer to the Al Falaj Hotel for 2 nights. (B)
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, D)
Return to Muscat via Bahla fort, Jabrin Palace and the ruins at the village of Tanuf. Stay overnight at 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 coastline. (B)
Transfer to the airport for a flight home via Muscat. (B)
As per itinerary – B: Breakfast, L: Lunch, D: Dinner, N: No meals.
This tour is based in 3- and 4-star accommodation.
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OGT2019: 8 Nights