Nizwa is located approximately 170km south-west of Muscat and is Oman's second...Read more >
Transfer to the Crowne Plaza for 2 nights. (N)Day 2: Salalah
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)Day 3: Muscat
Fly to Muscat and transfer to the Al Falaj Hotel for 2 nights. (B)Day 4: Muscat
Visit the Grand Mosque, Bait Al Zubair museum, Muttrah souk and the Al Alam Palace. (B)Day 5: Nizwa
Morning drive to Oman’s former capital, Nizwa. Stay overnight at The View. (B, D)Day 6: Muscat
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)Day 7: Fly to Khasab
Transfer to the airport for a flight to Khasab, capital of the Musandam peninsula. Tour the city, then take a 4×4 excursion to Jebel Harim, the Khawr Al Najid coastline and the Birkat Khalidiya park. Stay at the Atana Khasab for 2 nights. (B)Day 8: Khasab
Take a traditional dhow cruise, one of the most popular means of exploring the stunning coastline. (B)Day 9: Fly home
Transfer to the airport for a flight home via Muscat. (B)Meal basis
As per itinerary – B: Breakfast, L: Lunch, D: Dinner, N: No meals.Important information Standard tour:
This tour is based in 3- and 4-star accommodation.Single supplement
Available on request.Tailor-made travel:
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The View is located at 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 and is the perfect getaway for relaxation and a comfortable stay. The guestrooms have a pod-like design, each with their own private terrace and views of the valley. Local activities include trekking and visits to cultural sites, while guests can relax by a campfire at night. 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 (15 Superior rooms and 15 Premier rooms), restaurant, cafe lounge, heated infinity swimming pool. Room amenities: ...
The Atanda Khasab is located in one of the most spectacular natural areas in the Middle East. It is situated a 3-minute walk from the beach and all guestrooms and suites have mountain or sea views. Guestrooms are decorated in warm colours and have private balconies. The restaurant offers all-day dining serving local and international cuisine. Features: 60 rooms & suites, restaurant, bar, outdoor swimming pool, gym. Room amenities: Air conditioning, satellite television, tea & coffee facilities, minibar, safe.
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 a number of dining options, including the Souq Café, Japanese and Indian restaurants, a lounge and a bar. Features: 150 rooms & suites, 2 restaurants, café, lounge, 3 bars, outdoor swimming pool, fitness centre, nightclub, car parking. Room amenities: Air conditioning, tea & coffee facilities, minibar, safe, Wi-Fi.
Low season from £3095 per person
High season from £3295 per person
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*Itinerary: Note that for the 06 Feb 2014* departure date only the itinerary is different to the regular 2014 tour, with a visit to the countryside in Mai Chai and an extra night in Hanoi, and one less night in Hoi An.
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