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Duration: 4 DAYS TOUR
Location: MUSCAT CITY, NIZWA CITY, BAHLA CITY
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Muscat Break Tour

 

Day 01: Arrival Muscat

Meet and greet by our representative at Muscat Airport, followed by transfer to the Hotel for an overnight stay.

Day 02: Muscat city tour

Early in the morning, you will be met at the hotel for a half day City Tour. The tour begins with a Visit to the beautiful Sultan Qaboos Grand Mosque one of the largest mosques in the Middle East. You drive along the picturesque Corniche to the once walled district Muscat where you will visit the Bait Al Zubair Museum, a private collection exhibiting the wealth of Oman’s history and thus imparting knowledge about the country’s rich culture and traditions to the visitor. This will be followed by a photo stop at the residence of his Majesty Sultan Qaboos, the Al Alam Palace, which is flanked by the 16th century Portuguese forts Mirani and Jalali.

Before winding up the tour you will be strolling through Muttrah Souq, where you will be Bargaining for handicrafts and silver items and then you return to the hotel. Later in the afternoon you will be embarking on a Cruise with a Dhow, the traditional wooden Omani boat. Enjoy the lovely Sunset, the panorama along the coast and the lights of the Corniche. Overnight stay at hotel.

Day 03: Nizwa-Jabrin-Bahla

Today you will explore the historic and culturally interesting region of Nizwa. Enroute photo stopat the oasis of Fanja. Nizwa is the cultural capital of Oman. Its main places of interest are theSouq and the powerful Fort with its massive Circular Cannon Tower, one of the most impressiveforts in Oman.

After lunch, you proceed for Bahla, one of the oldest small towns of Oman. In the 12th century itwas the capital of the tribe living in the region. As the monumental fort is closed for renovationonly a photo stop is planned. Bahla is also famous for its pottery and you will visit a potter’sworkshop (not possible on Fridays and Public Holidays).Jabrin Castle built in 17th century is one of the finest of its kind. Its magnificent plasterwork, thecarved doors and the painted wooden beams of the ceilings makes this castle amazingly

Return to Muscat in the late afternoon. Evening at leisure. Overnight stay at hotel.

Day 04: Departure Muscat

Check out from hotel and transfer to the airport for your flight home.