Itinerary: Pick up 08.30 a.m. The city tour begins with a visit to the beautiful Sultan Qaboos Grand Mosque. This is one of the largest mosques in the Middle East, and the only mosque open to non-Muslims and expatriate in Oman. Post this you will start the Journey towards Nakhal via Seeb. Nakhal is an old Omani village. It lies at the foothills of the mountains near an abundant source of water, which irrigates extensive date palm plantations. Visit the 17th Century Fort and enjoy the invigorating waters of Al Thawara Hot Springs. The oasis has been famous for thousands of years for its hot springs, which are said to have healing properties. Once you relax, you will start the journey to Muscat and it will be time to have a photo stop at the official residence of his Majesty Sultan Qaboos Bin Said, The Al Alam Palace, which is flanked by the 16th century Portuguese forts of Mirani and Jalali. From the Palace, you will travel through the old town, here you will pass some of the original houses. Later we drive along the picturesque Muttrah Corniche and visit Muttrah Souq which retains the chaotic interest of a traditional Arab market albeit housed under modern timber roofing. You will stroll through the Souq, where you will have the chance to buy Omani specialties like Frankincense, Omani daggers. You can also try your hand at bargaining for beautiful silver handicrafts and scarves. Post this guide will drop you at your hotel/Airport.
|No. Of Pax||Guide||Mode of Transport||Cost per person Based on 2 Pax||Total cost for 2 Pax|
|2 Pax||English Speaking guide Cum driver||1 Private Vehicles||OMR 57.50 (USD 149.50)||OMR 115.00 (USD 299.00)|