Oman, Vintage World
(5 days / 4 nights)
Upon arrival, transfer clients from the airport to the hotel in Muscat (optional lunch and dinner).
Breakfast at the hotel. After breakfast, we will take a half day tour of the city of Muscat. The visit includes the Sultan Qaboos Grand Mosque, an architectural monument, and the Bait Al Zubair museum, which showcases Oman’s heritage with a vast collection of antiques, traditional Omani weapons, jewelry, costumes, household and urban utensils recreated. and rural. The tour of old Muscat, surrounded by rugged mountains and flanked by the twin fortresses of Jalali and Mirani from the 16th century, extends to the Al Alam palace of His Majesty Sultan Qaboos. A stop in Muttrah, the main port area, leads to exploring a colorful old souk. Lunch at a local restaurant at the customer’s expense. Go back to the hotel. Clients can discover Oman on their own. Overnight in Muscat.
(Optional lunch and dinner) (Museums and Mosque are closed on Fridays)
After breakfast Experience the true sights and sounds of Oman on this tour. Travel to the Dakhalia region in Oman, through Samail and the three abandoned villages of Birkat AlMouz. Visit of Nizwa, the ancient capital of the interior region. Stroll through its famous souk, where silver and boilermakers produce exquisite ornaments in front of your eyes. Souvenir hunters will treasure Oman’s famous khanjar, coffee makers and copper vessels. Visit the historic Nizwa Fort before heading to Jabrin Castle to visit it. We take a break for lunch at a local restaurant. Overnight in Nizwa.
(Note: visit to Jabrin Castle will not be possible on a Friday) (optional lunch and dinner)
Breakfast at the hotel. After breakfast, the road continues along stepped paths, stopping at Wadi Ghul, a fascinating town surrounded by high mountains. The scenic mountain walk takes visitors to Jabal Shams (Mountain of the Sun), the second highest peak in the Arabian Gulf region, towering over 2,000 meters. The picturesque setting offers incredible views of the rugged landscape. A visit to the mountain town of Misfah offers a rewarding study of ancient architecture seen in stone houses. Enjoy a picnic lunch. Enjoy a night trekking with our experienced hiking guide before proceeding to camp. Overnight at Jabal Shams.
(Optional Lunch and Dinner)
Breakfast at the hotel. After breakfast, transfer to the airport in time for the return flight.