This tour gives you the chance to visit Nizwa, cultural city of oman, spend a night in the desert. Watch the turtles, swim in turqiouse waters in Wadi Shab and Wadi bani Khalid.
Stop at Nizwa Fort & Souq
The tour starts with first visit to Nizwa city, which the old capital of Oman. Drive about 160 kms, you arrive this ancient city. Visit Nizwa Fort which is famous for its massive circular cannon tower, antiques and silver jewelry. This ancient fort history dates back to the 12th century. It was built by Sultan Bin Saif Yaruba, the first imam of the Yaruba Dynasty. When inside the fort, you’ll be thrilled to pass through its ancient doorways, narrow staircases and corridors, high-ceiling halls, and a maze of rooms. As Nizwa is a town that is surrounded by date palms, one can enjoy an amazing view of the entire town and its date plantation from the top of the tower.
You would then pass through the traditional Nizwa souk, a place where you find hand-carved ceremonial daggers, called the ‘khanjars’, and ornate silver jewelry.
Stop at Wahiba Sands
The tour then proceeds to visit the exotic desert beauty, Wahiba Sands. It is located at a distance of about 200 km from Nizwa. Enjoy the enthralling experience of 4x4 dune bashing through the white and golden dunes of the desert followed by watching sunset in one of the big sand dunes.
Finish the day with the dinner at the camp.
Overnight in the camp.
Breakfast at the camp.
Stop at Wadi Bani Khalid
08AM Start today’s tour with visit to Wadi Bani Khalid, a picturesque wadi surrounded by green palm trees, sets the perfect example for a true oasis. Enjoy swimming in the deep blue cool water, sunbathing and picnic in the beautiful scenic wadi canyons.
Stop at Sur
Proceed to beautiful town Sur, famous for its shipyards where the Dhows, the typical Omani boat, are still built with traditional methods. Visit the lighthouse and the fishermen's houses which carries the legacy of Africa with the doors of the carved houses.
Stop at Ras Jinz Reserve
Check into the hotel. Early Dinner at the hotel.
Enliven your night while you watch the real Green Turtles LIVE! These turtles come from thousand miles to this shore to lay their egg. You will get a chance to see these creatures without endangering or disturbing their lives and birthing cycles. Also, you can visit the interactive museum, research laboratories and explore the plethora of information available if you are keen to learn more about these wonderful animals.
Return back to your hotel.
Overnight in Ras Al Jinz.
Breakfast & Dinner.
Breakfast at the hotel.
After the fascinating experience of turtle watching proceed to the beautiful coastline of Oman covering places like Wadi Shab, fins beach, Bimmah sinkhole.
Stop at Wadi Shab
Tour starts with first stop at Wadi Shab, one of the most popular gorges in Sultanate of Oman. A deep canyon, flora and fauna, small water pools of emerald water and a waterfall in a cave will give enchanting experience.
Stop at Fins Beach
Next short stop at Fins beach. Witness the white sand with clean blue waters to swim. You can also find coral and fishes in the deep clear blue waters if lucky.
Stop at Bimmah Sinkhole
Proceed to Bimmah Sinkhole.A sea water-filled depression which is 30m deep is structurally a sinkhole. Locally known as “PLACE OF POWER”. Witness the most picturesque beauty in the desert. As the limestone mountain rocks fill the water and the cool breeze splashes you with freshness.
After this wonderful tour you will return back to Muscat.
Start and end in Muscat! With the Active Adventure Magnificence of the East 3 Days - Oman Tour Package, you have a three-day tour that takes you through Muscat, Oman, and 4 other destinations in Oman. The magnificence of the East 3 Days - Oman Tour Package includes accommodation, an expert guide, meals, transportation, and more.