OMAN - MUSCAT CITY
Oman, officially the Sultanate of Oman, is a country in Western Asia. It is situated on the southeastern coast of the Arabian Peninsula, and spans the mouth of the Persian Gulf. Oman shares land borders with Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates, and Yemen, while sharing maritime borders with Iran and Pakistan.
Day 01 AIRPORT ARRIVAL.
Arrive at Muscat international Airport. Meet & greet by a Tour Oman representative
Transfer to the hotel in Muscat – (40 mnts drive) Check in at hotel. (Standard check in time 1400)
Day 02 HALF DAY MUSCAT CITY TOUR. – (03 – 04 HOUR)
Breakfast at hotel.
The tour starts with a visit to Royal Opera House. From here proceed for a visit of the GRAND MOSQUE (open for visitors from Sat to Thur 8-11 AM only, except the holidays) which is one the largest mosques in the world with beautiful art works, chandelier & a one piece carpet covering the entire prayer hall measuring approx 4300 square meters. After that visit to NATURAL HISTORY MUSEUMS with flora & fauna which boasts of a giant fossil. After the visit continue your drive to the “AL ALAM PALACE” (visit stop only
– photography is not permitted) flanked by the two Portuguese Forts of “JALALI &
MIRANI”. Continue your drive along the Corniche waterfront to the “MUTTRAH SOUQ”, one of the oldest markets in Oman. The narrow alleys of the souq and the smell of the mystic frankincense and sandalwood in the air are typical of this souq.
Overnight stay at hotel.
Day 03 Dolphin watching – (1000 – 1200 – SIC tour.)
Breakfast at Hotel.
Step aboard to explore the hidden treasures of Oman’s magic coastline. This 2 hour cruise will give you a fascinating experience and its rare to miss the swimming dolphins. Chances of seeing dolphins (usually common, spinner, bottlenose or Indo-Pacific species) are high at any time of the year. A dolphin in flight is a wonderful sight that thrills onlookers.
Overnight stay at hotel
Day 04 AIRPORT DEPARTURE
Breakfast at Hotel. Free for shopping.
Transfer to the Muscat international airport.
|Muscat Plaza / Secure Inn / Ibis||03 star||Muscat|
|Alfalaj / Best Western / Swiss Bell Inn||04 star|
|Sheraton / Similar||05 star|
|03 Star||04 Star||05 Star|
|2||USD 220.00||USD 235.00||USD 285.00|
|4||USD 195.00||USD 215.00||USD 265.00|
|8||USD 190.00||USD 210.00||USD 260.00|
Speak to our destination experts for any planning assistance.
After 15 years running Travel Trip, people have a lot to say about us