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    Top Destinations of Salalah and Surrounding

    Museum of the Frankincense Land Well-labeled and atmospherically lit at night, the ancient ruins of Al Baleed belong to the 12th-century trading port of Zafar. Frankincense was shipped across the sea to India from here in exchange for spices. Little is known about the port’s demise but the excellent on-site museum charts the area’s settlement since 2000 BC and illustrates the maritime strength of the nation including its recent renaissance. The site includes several kilometers of landscaped paths and the adjoining reed beds make for good birdwatching. Dolphin Beach Restaurant One of the few places in Salalah to offer to dine with a sea view, this open-air restaurant under the coconut palms…

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    Top Destinations of Khasab and Surrounding

    Khasab Fort With its command of the bay sadly diminished since Lulu supermarket was built on the reclaimed land opposite, Khasab Fort nonetheless cuts quite a dash with its four stone turrets and fine crenelations. Built by the Portuguese in the 17th century around a much older circular tower, this well-preserved fort now houses one of the best little ethnographic museums in Oman. The central tower displays the peninsula’s flora and fauna and a video highlighting the famous sea chants of local fishermen. Allow an hour to do a visiting justice and to explore the bait al qufl, literally the ‘house of locks’, built by a master craftsman in the courtyard.…

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    Top Destination of Muscat and Surrounding

    Royal Opera House Muscat Built by the same architects as the Grand Mosque, the Royal Opera House Muscat is worth a visit simply to admire the harmonious amalgam of marble, inlaid wood and Arabesque design. Some of the most famous names in opera and ballet have performed within this beautiful building since its inauguration in 2011 and the quality of the productions here regularly wins international acclaim. The season extends from September to May. There is an efficient online reservation system with collection of tickets at the door. Note there’s a strict dress code for attending a performance: jeans and sports shoes are not permitted. Coveralls can be hired if…

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    Khasab City Trips

    Khasab City Tour is one of in which you can visit the capital of Musandam, Khasab is famous for its fishing activities and oasis, with a population of 18,000. Khasab is located at the gorge of Hormuz and overlooking the Arabian Gulf. Khasab City Tours start from the visit to The Restored Fort of Khasab, build by Portuguese in the 16th century. Drive through the Khasab town with its old and new souk. You will visit the Wadi Qadah with the old Village Tawi. At the end of the deep bay you can see prehistoric rock carvings depicting (Drawing, Painting) Camels, Ships and Warriors, said to be more than 2000 years…

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    Khasab Jabel Safari

    Khasab Musandam Mountain Safari A 4 Wheel Jeep Tour through the impressive mountains of Musandam. You will be able to visit Jebel Al Harim (the highest mountain peak in the region) which is 2087 meters above the sea-level, fossils over million year old, village of Sayhe situated at 1100 meters above sea level. Now you can have a marvelous view towards Dibba and the canyon at 1.600m in addition to a view of a wall of fossils which dates back to millions of years. Pass by Khor Najid on your way back you will see Fjord and Gulf of Oman. By the end of the tour a  visit to Bait Ul…

  • Sea Trip

    DOLPHIN WATCHING (Half Day)

    Transfer from the Muscat hotel to marina to embark on a boat as we search the seas for dolphins and whales. Watching wild dolphins is a thrilling way to start the day and lucky may even come across one of the many species of whales that can be found just a few kilometers from Muscat’s rigged coast. Not every trip guarantees a sighting, but you are sure to enjoy a trip out to sea and enhance your knowledge of nature’s most fascinating marine mammals. Leave from the Marina Bandar Rowdha at 8 AM. Description An excursion watching dolphins & Snorkeling by Speedboat. Specifications TYPE: Half Day tour DEPARTS FROM: Hotel/Airport/Seaport…

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    DOLPHIN WATCHING AND SNORKELING (Half Day)

    Dolphins are a familiar sight here in Oman; it is home to a variety of dolphins and whale species.  You can see the dolphins all year round playing in the waters of Oman and sometimes you don’t even have to go far to spot them. They will play in front of your eyes to the joy of the entire family.  This trip will also offer you a chance to get wet and discover life under the sea. Your boat will stop in a stunning bay and you can find out for yourself the beauty of marine life in Omani waters. Program: Meeting point at Marina Bandar Rhowda 15 min before10…

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    DHOW CRUISE IN MARINA BANDER (Half Day)

    Duration 3 hours including transfer time (Sundays & Thursdays only) Transfer from the hotel to marina to embark on a relaxed dhow (fishermen’s boat) cruise. See Muscat coast through the eyes of ancient seafarers who plied this route for centuries. Have a brief stop at a natural cove. Photograph the spectacular Al Bustan Palace Hotel before we return back to the marina for the transfer to the hotel. Enjoy spectacular fun Dhow cruise, coral reefs permeate the Marina Bandar waters, considered home to many diverse organisms and fish. (Soft drinks, tea, coffee, and dates served on board) Description An excursion to the most characteristic and traditional corners of Muscat by Dhow, discovering…

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    Nakahl fort & Wadi bashing

    The tour begins with a visit to the beautiful Sultan Qaboos Grand Mosque one of the largest mosques in the Middle East.  Later tour proceeds toward Al Batinah Region. The journey continues to Nakhal and its 17th Century Fort built on the peak of a mountain. Nakhal Fort is one of the most spectacular forts, dramatically located at the edge of the Jebel Akhdar Mountains in northwest Oman. It is surrounded by a beautiful oasis. There is an area with healing warm springs, the most notable being Ayn A’ Thowarah. Its waters run at 45°C and are regarded as a cure for rheumatism and skin diseases due to its sulfur content. Your guide,…

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    MUSCAT HALF DAY 4 HRS TOUR

    Package Description The tour begins with a visit to the beautiful Sultan Qaboos Grand Mosque one of the largest mosques in the Middle East.  Photo Stop Royal Opera House. Later you drive along the picturesque Corniche to the once-walled district Muscat. Photo stops at the residence of his Majesty Sultan Qaboos, the Al Alam Palace, which is flanked by the 16th-century Portuguese forts Mirani and Jalali.    You will be strolling through Muttrah Souq, where you will be bargaining for handicrafts and silver items. Note: To enter Grand mosque dress code for Ladies should be fully covered with a scarf and wear full sleeves shirt and Men are not allowed to wear shorts. Tour Duration…