Breakfast at the Hotel. After Breakfast do a Half day city tour of Muscat. The visit includes Sultan Qaboos Grand Mosque, an architectural monument, and Bait Al Zubair museum, which showcases Omani heritage with a vast collection of antiques, traditional Omani weaponry, jewellery, costumes, domestic utensils and recreated urban and rural environments. The drive through old Muscat, surrounded by steep mountains and flanked by the twin 16th century Jalali and Mirani forts, extends to Al Alam Palace of His Majesty Sultan Qaboos. A stop at Muttrah, the main port area, leads to explore an ancient and colorful souk. Lunch in a Local restaurant at client’s cost. Return back to the hotel. Clients can discover Oman on their Own. Overnight stay in Muscat.
(Lunch & dinner optional) (Museums and Mosque are closed on Fridays)
After Breakfast Experience the true sights and sounds of Oman on this tour. Begin by driving to the Dakhalia region of Oman, via the Samail passes and the three abandoned villages of Birkat AlMouz. Visit Nizwa, the ancient capital in the interior region. Stroll through its famous souq where silver and coppersmiths produce exquisite ornaments in front of your eyes. Souvenir hunters will treasure the famous Omani khanjar, coffee pot and copper vessels. Proceed to the historic Nizwa Fort for a visit before proceeding to the Jabrin Castle for a visit. We break for lunch at a Local restaurant. Overnight stay in Nizwa.
(Note: Visit of Jabrin Castle will not be possible on a Friday) (Lunch & Dinner Optional)
Breakfast at the Hotel. After Breakfast The drive then continues through graded tracks, stopping at Wadi Ghul, a fascinating village surrounded by lofty mountain ranges. The panoramic mountain drive brings visitors to Jabal Shams (Mountain of the Sun), the second highest peak in the Arab Gulf region, rising to over 2000 metres. The picturesque setting offers incredible views of the rugged landscape. A visit to the mountain village of Misfah offers a rewarding study of ancient architecture seen in stone houses. Enjoy picnic lunch. Enjoy a Evening trekking with our experience walking guide before proceeding to the camp. Overnight stay in Jabal Shams.
(Lunch & Dinner Optional)
Breakfast at the hotel. After Breakfast proceed to the airport in time for the departure flight back.