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Experience the pristine beaches and spectacular mountain scenery of Oman. Travel the steep, winding road that leads to Jabal Akhdar, the ‘green mountains’, known for their terraced rose gardens and fruit plantations. Stay in a luxurious mountain resort with dramatic canyon views and superb stargazing opportunities. Next, visit the Arabian Peninsula where you will find the atmospheric waterfront and bustling authentic souks of Muscat. Spend time exploring the city’s ancient forts and excellent museums, relax on sandy beaches, or take a snorkelling cruise to the Daymaniyat islands.
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Fly overnight to Muscat. (N)
Arrive in Muscat. Transfer to Jabal Akhdar for a 3-night stay at the Anantara Al Jabal Al Akhdar Resort, situated on the rim of a canyon in the Hajar mountains, with panoramic views. (N)
Day at leisure. Explore the surrounding area with a tour to Oman’s highest mountain, Jabal Shams, for breathtaking views. Relax in your resort’s infinity pool or go for a gentle hike. (B)
Morning tour to Nizwa to visit the bustling Sinaw market and the massive Nizwa fort, which dominates the town. Afternoon at leisure. (B)
Transfer back to Muscat to the magnificent Shangri-La Al Husn, where you will stay for 3 nights. (B)
Day at leisure to relax by the Arabian Gulf or explore Muscat further. Optional activities include a snorkelling cruise to the Daymaniyat islands, a boat trip in search of whales and dolphins, or seeing a performance at the Royal Opera House. (B)
Transfer to the airport for your flight home. (B)
As per itinerary – B: Breakfast, L: Lunch, D: Dinner, N: No meals.
Featuring some of the most luxurious accommodation throughout the tour. Prices are based on the standard category, unless indicated otherwise.
Available on request.
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OPD2020: 6 Nights