2 to 8 Days Travel Package

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Day 1

Arrival Day: Meet & Greet and transfers to the City Season

Day 2

 

Grand Canyon: We set off in 4WD heading for Oman’s Grand Canyon and its breathtaking views at 2000m.Setting off from Al-Kateen village we follow the balcony trail along the mountain edge to an abandoned village which clings to the rocks completely hidden from view from above and below.

Just where locals used to produce their food and short walk further takes us to the small lake that feeds the terracing. The walk back along the balcony trail offers more breathing views of the canyon and we stop to further enjoy the view over a picnic lunch.

We then set off in 4x4 down the mountain and if time permits enter Wadi Ghul and Nakhr village to view the canyon in reverse from the bottom up, which is equally as dramatic and stunning, as this journey takes us through more than half a billion years of geological time. toping for coffee and dates with the people of Nakhr village we see goat hair carpets being woven and dyed- Night at the camp in  Jabal/Shams camp (FB)

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Day 3

 

Nizwa. After breakfast we positioned along side two wadis, Nizwa is a fertile sea of green with an oasis of date plantations stretching 8kms from the town. Today, Nizwa is still the largest and most important town in this area of the interior and  is noted for it’s 17th century fort and atmospheric souks full of silversmiths ,art, especially ornately engraved khanjars.

You might be lucky for Friday market day in Nizwa and to experience the atmosphere and hustle, bustle at its best, it's wise to rise early. We then have plenty of time to explore the Bahla and Jibrin forts and the rest of the city before of time to explore the fort and the rest of the city before enjoying a traditional Oman lunch at the local restaurant.   Falaj Daris Hotel 

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Day 4

 

We Set off to the highest mountain of Jabal Akdhar, offering wonderful views of the dramatic landscape and an insight into the lcal way of life.

Jebel Akhdar is located approximately 170 km from Muscat.  Locally it is known as "Green Mountain" and it showcases another side of Oman.  Considered one of the most scenic areas in Oman, it is a part of the magnificent Hajar Mountain Range.  Jebel Akhdar has this name because of the abundance of green terraced gardens surrounding the villages.

Your day leaving Muscat you will drive through magnificent rugged scenery and past towns in the low-lying foothills.  The road we take follows the base of the Jabels to the town of Birkat Al Mawz. The winding drive up the mountains is spectacular and the views breath-taking.  You will see villages perched precariously on the sides of mountains and these offer fantastic opportunities to explore winding ancient pathways and view incredible terraced cultivation.  We will visit the villages of Sayq, Al Ain and Wadi Bani Habib.  We will travel passed an interwoven range of old passes.

Jebel Akhdar is renowned for its high quality miniature pink roses which, for hundreds of years, have been distilled traditionally to produce its famous rose water and oil.  During harvest - April - the wonderful fragrance can be smelt all over the plateau. Sahab hotel

Day 5

 

Wahiba Sand: After breakfast we then engage 4WD and head to the Sharqiyah Sands to the beautiful overseas at Wadi Bani Khalid. We stop for rest and swim before we move inside for a nice traditional Oman coffee the rarely Bedouin enjoying their life in the desert. After the coffee we set on the camel for the short ride and drive to the dune for the sunset. Set up our camp and enjoy the night at the middle of the desert. Night at Luxury Camp (FB)         

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Day 6

 

Turtle Reserved: After the early breakfast we set off in 4WDs to Ras-Al-Hadd via Bibi Mariam’s Thomb. Stop at Sur to see the Dhow Yards and the Sur village before we check in to the Hotel. In the evening after the dinner we drive to Ras-Al-Jinz to see the turtles struggling to lay their eggs at the beach. Night at the Ras-Al-Hadd hotel or Turtle beach Resort(FB)

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Day 7

 

Today we check out and set off in 4WDs for the beauty of Wadi Shaab via Sur to see the Dhow yards. A leisurely walk through the lush green, palm lined wad with dramatic rock formations takes us to the swimming pools. Here we can relax and enjoy our picnic lunch before taking a swim and discovering the hidden cave. Back to Muscat  and night at the Shangri-la hotel

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Day 8

 

Muscat City:  After breakfast we ahead out and take a tour of Muscat city. Starting at Sultan Qaboos Grand Mosque, one of few mosques open to non Muslims tour highlights include visiting the for, the sultan's palace and the Bait Al-Zubair Museum before stopping for the date and coffee and a walk along the corniche to explore the Muttrah souk and the fish market.( half day tour).Departure 

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Cost includes:

  • 4x4 Vehicle with English speaking guide
  • Accommodation at the hotel/camps on double/twin room
  • Permits for each area
  • Daily Breakfast lunch and dinner
  • Two way airport transfers

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Rate is based on 1 Car / Minimum 4 person basis

1,237 USD
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475 OMR
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1 to 4 Days Travel Package

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Day 1:
Arrival Day: Meet & Greet and transfers to the hotel.

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Day 2:
After breakfast we set off on the Quriyat road, along the rugged coast, with mountains on one side and the ocean on the other. This is a nice drive and you will pass through small fishing villages on the way to the wadi. Wadi shaab is and amazing oasis full of palms and trees in the middle of the rocky gorge. We reach the water pools after a delightful 40 minutes walk through the wadi where we can paddle and swim to the hidden cavers and waterfalls.

We finish the trip with the picnic lunch on white beach on the turquoise water of the Gulf on Oman. After lunch we drive to the Sharqiya sand .Our Bedouin family will welcoming you with a nice traditional Oman coffee the rarely Bedouin enjoying their life in the desert.

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Day 3:
After the early breakfast breakfast we then engage 4WD and head to the Sharqiyah Sands to the beautiful overseas at Wadi Bani Khalid. We stop for rest and swim before we move inside for a nice traditional Oman coffee the rarely Bedouin enjoying their life in the desert. After the coffee we set on the camel for the short ride and drive to the dune for the sunset. Set up our camp and enjoy the night at the middle of the desert. Night at Luxury Camp (FB)      

Day 4:
Muscat City:  After breakfast we ahead out and take a tour of Muscat city. Starting at Sultan Qaboos Grand Mosque, one of few mosques open to non Muslims tour highlights include visiting the for, the sultan's palace and the Bait Al-Zubair Museum before stopping for the date and coffee and a walk along the corniche to explore the Muttrah souk and the fish market.( half day tour). Enjoy the delicious Lunch at Kargeen and rest of the day leisure till departure time

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End of the tour ---------Departure back home.

Day 1: RAMADA HOTEL

DAY 2: TURTLE BEACH

DAY 3: 1000 NIGHT CAMP

DAY 4: DEPARTURE

Cost includes:

  • 4x4 Vehicle with English speaking guide
  • Accommodation at the hotel/camps on double/twin room
  • Permits for each area
  • Softdrinks and water on the board
  • Daily Breakfast and 3 lunches

Terms and Conditions Apply
Rate is based on 1 Car / Minimum 4 person basis

Cost in Omani Rials for groups of 1 to 4 people

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280 per pax205 per pax160 per pax145 per pax

378 USD
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145 OMR
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3 Days Tour Package

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Day 1:
Muscat City: we ahead out and takes a tour of Muscat city. Starting from Grand Mosque, one of few mosques open to non Muslims tour highlights include visiting the sultan's palace, Bait Al-Zubair Museum where you’ll find out the traditional Omani weapon, jewellery, costume, household utensils and furniture, early European maps and prints of the Arabian Peninsula and East Africa, early photographs, satellite images, coins, stamps, musical instruments, documents, manuscripts and books. Then Visit Jalali & Miran Fort before stopping for the date and coffee and a walk along the corniche to explore the Muttrah souk and the fish market.  

Day 2:
After breakfast we positioned along side two wadis, Nizwa is a fertile sea of green with an oasis of date plantations stretching 8kms from the town. Today, Nizwa is still the largest and most important town in this area of the interior and is noted for it’s 17th century fort and atmospheric souq full of silversmiths ,art, especially ornately engraved khanjars. Today is cattle market day in Nizwa and to experience the atmosphere and hustle, bustle at its best, it's wise to rise early. We then have plenty of time to explore the fort and the rest of the city before of time to explore the fort and the rest of the city before enjoying a traditional Oman lunch at the local restaurant. Night at the Falaj Daris Hotel/Similar

Day 3:
We then engage 4WD and head to the Sharqiyah Sands to the beautiful overseas at Wadi Bani Khalid. We stop for rest and swim before we move inside for a nice traditional Oman coffee with the rarely Bedouin enjoying their life in the desert. We go for short camel trek and came back to taste the delicious home cooked meals from our Bedouin family. After lunch we drive back to Muscat on coast road via sur, passing through small fishing villages on the way to wadi Shaab. Drop off at the Hotel

Cost includes:

  • 4x4 Vehicle with English speaking guide
  • Accommodation at the hotel/camps on double/twin room
  • Permits for each area
  • Softdrinks and water on the board
  • Daily Breakfast and 3 lunches

Terms and Conditions Apply
Rate is based on 1 Car / Minimum 4 person basis

Cost in Omani Rials for groups of 1 to 4 people

1234
280 per pax205 per pax160 per pax145 per pax

378 USD
Book Now for 4 people minimum
145 OMR
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Horseback Riding

Horseback RidingAlwan Tours has partnered up with Al Forsan Horse Riding School in Salalah to provide you with one more activity once you visit the south of Oman!

They offer riding lessons, beach rides, transportation to and from hotels, friendly farm-like environment with camels, chickens, quails, donkeys, horses, cows and an eagle! Holiday programs for school field trips are also available. We also offer lessons on horse rescue and rehabilitation.

Riding lessons are available for all ages. We have English and Arabic-speaking teachers, both male and female. Private and group lessons are also accommodated. Our arena is lighted for night lessons.

Our beach rides is available for all ages. All levels of experience are welcome! We also have full moon beach rides!

 

Rates:

Beach Rides: 20 OMR per hour

Horse Riding Lessons: 30 OMR per hour

Pony Rides: 5 OMR per 10 minutes

30 OMR
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