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Grand tour of Oman

14 days from $5,900pp

What is tailor made? 100% custom | Exceptional experiences | Hand-picked guides | Lodging with character | Designed to your schedule, budget & interests

    Places visited:

  • Muscat
  • Nizwa
  • Wahiba Sands
  • Ras Al Jinz
  • Salalah
  • Enjoy the architecture of Muscat's Grand Mosque.

  • Watch villagers barter at the cattle market.

  • Peer into Oman's Grand Canyon, the Wadi Ghul.

  • Visit the impressive Jabreen fort.

  • Watch Green Turtles nesting on the beach.

What our specialists say...

An extensive tour of Oman that includes Muscat and the mountains of the interior with some relaxation in the southern Dhofar region. After taking in the souqs, beaches and museums of Muscat, the itinerary heads inland to Nizwa. Here you can visit the cattle market, scale the heights of the Jebel Sham Mountains and explore the impressive valley forts. Venturing on to the dunes of the Wahiba Sands, you'll spend the night in a desert camp, before hitting the coast to watch green turtles nesting. The trip ends in Salalah, with a touch of well earned beach time and some fascinating cultural discoveries.

We recommend this trip for:

  • Muscat
  • Nizwa
  • Wahiba Sands
  • Ras Al Jinz
  • Muscat
  • Salalah

Itinerary idea in detail

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Day 1 Muscat

Muscat

Your driver will meet you on arrival at the airport for the transfer to your hotel and check in. You then have the rest of the day to relax after your journey.

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Day 2 Muscat

Muscat

Your guide will collect you from your hotel this morning to discover the sights of Muscat, including a visit to the Grand Mosque.

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Day 3 Muscat

Day 4 Nizwa

Muscat , Nizwa

Today you head off for the interior of the country, stopping to visit Seeb, Nakhl and Wadi Bani Auf en route. You'll stay in fascinating Nizwa for three nights.

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Day 5 Nizwa

Nizwa

A full day excursion today, visiting mountain villages, travelling along the impressive Wadi Ghul and exploring the attractive Wadi Nakheer.

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Day 6 Nizwa

Nizwa

A second day of exploration, with sights including the Jabreen and Bahla Forts and the isolated Bat tombs, set against the striking mountain scenery.

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Day 7 Wahiba Sands

Nizwa , Wahiba Sands

En route to the desert you visit Izki and Sanaw, stopping off for a picnic lunch. You continue on to the desert and drive through the dunes to the desert camp. Here you can watch the sun set over the dunes, before a traditional dinner back at camp.

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Day 8 Ras Al Jinz

Wahiba Sands , Ras Al Jinz

In the morning you can visit the beautiful Wadi Bani Khalid, on your journey from the desert to the coast. You'll stay at the Ras Al-Jinz Centre and have time to rest before your evening excursion to the Green Turtle beach.

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Day 9 Salalah

Ras Al Jinz , Muscat , Salalah

Today you return to Muscat along the coastal road via Sur. This afternoon you fly to Salalah, where you'll stay for five nights of rest and exploration.

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Day 10 Salalah

Salalah

You have a full day excursion to the North of Salalah, including the forts of Mirbat and Taqa.

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Day 11 Salalah

Salalah

A second full day excursion to the South of Salalah, including Job's Tomb, Mughsail beach and some truly beautiful coastal scenery.

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Day 14 Return home

Salalah

You have an early morning transfer to the airport for your flight to Muscat, ready for your onward flight home.

Contact a specialist

The specialist who designs your trip to Oman will have explored the country many times and, in some cases, lived there. Their first-hand knowledge gives us the belief that no other travel company can match our expertise in helping you plan your trip. Your dedicated specialist will take the time to understand your preferences and build them into an itinerary to match, working to your budget. He or she will keep perfecting it until you’re completely happy and ready to book.

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