Tour1: Historical Muscat
Half Day Tour of Muscat City(4 Hours)
Our tour starts with a drive to the beautiful Sultan Qaboos Mosque, known for its elegant architecture and magnificent decorations. After the visit of the mosque we drive to Muttrah, the old quarter of Muscat located on the sea side . We visit the Muttrah Souk, where you can buy a wide range of items such as frankincense, silve, gold,local clothes, copper lamps etc. We then continue to the Old town of Muscat where we visit the Bait Al Zubair museum, which we make a photoshop at the Sultan’s Palace and the forts Jalali and Mirani that guard it.
Tour2: Dolphin Watching
Dolphin Watching tour(2 hours) or Dolphin Watching & Snorkeling(3 hours)
The waters around Oman are filled with extensive marine life and one of the most familiar sights is the dolphin.Seen all around the year, dolphins make for exciting watching as they swim around and under fishing craft in search of tuna, mackerel and sardines.
Double the pleasure of watching dolphins and snorkeling by combining the two! Watch dolphins at play early in the morning and after seeing these beautiful animals at play, unwind by snorkeling in the crystal waters at the nearest snorkeling sight.
Tour 3: Fascinating Forts
Full Day tour to Nizwa and Jabreen forts(8 hours)
We drive to the historic town of Nizwa, once Oman’s capital, to visit the impressive 17Th century fort and lively souk, famous for its Bedouin silver. Continue to Tanuf, to see the ruins of the village that was bombed with the help of the British to help unify the Sultanate at a time of tribal wars. World Heritage Site Fort, which is currently under renovation. Last we visit Jabreen Fort, by many considered the most beautiful fort in Oman and known for its painted ceiling decorations.
Tour 4: The Mountain of the Sun
Full Day tour to the Grand Canyon with 4WD(9 hours)
After a short visit of Nizwa, we proceed to the village of Al Hamra, known for its mud houses, before driving to the beautiful village of Misfat Al Abriyeen. Wander through its lush plantation irrigated by the traditional Falaj system and admire the incredible way the houses are built on the side of the mountain, using local stones for walls and foundation. We drive the Jebel Shams, the “Mountain of the Sun”and the highest peak in Oman, to see the Grand Canyon of Oman. From a height of nearly 20000m, you will have a beautiful view into the carryon.
Tour 5: The Green Mountain
Full Day tour to Birkat Al Mauz and Jebel Akhdar with 4WD(8 hours)
From Muscat we drive via Wadi Fanja to the village of Birkat Al Mauz. From Birkat Al Mauz we proceed on a scenic ride up Jebel Akhdar, The Green Mountain. Visit the pictureque old village of Wadi Bani Habib and roam through it s abandoned houses, showing how the people of this area were living until recently. Drive up to Dianas Point, said to have been one of the favorite places fo Princess Diana when she visited the area. From here you have a beautiful view of Jebel Akhdar’s terrances with their fruit trees, pomegranate, garlic cherry blossoms and much more. Due to the relative low temperature on Jebel Akhdar, the area is famous for its rose plantations, producing the rose water used widely I Omani homes.
Tour 6: Desert & Oasis
Full Day tour to Wahiba Sands Desert & Wadi Bani Khalid with 4WD(9 hours)
From Muscat we drive to the Wahiba Sands Desert. Enjoy an exciting dune drive through the desert, with its rolling sand dunes, varying from red to honey coloured sand. Visit a camel camp with the possibility to try camel riding and stop at a local Bedouin house to get an insight in their way of life. You will be invited in their Majlis(sitting room) and welcomed with traditional Kahwa(Omani coffee) and tasty local dates. Continue to Wadi Bani Khalid, one of Oman’s most beautiful wadis, famous for its lush green oasis water pools and deep canyons, before returning to Muscat.
Tour 7: Wadi and Dune Bash
Half Day tour (5 hours)
Join us at Wadi Abyad for a half day full of excitement! Wadi Abyad literally translates to the “White Wadi” and lends itself especially well for wadi bashing and if the water is deep enough for swimming. After exploring the wadi, continue to the nearby sand dunes for some exciting dune bashing,before returning to Muscat.
Tour 8: Wadi Exploration
Full Day tour to Nakhl Fort, Wadi Baani Auf & Wadi Sahtan with 4WD(9 hours)
We start with a visit of Nakhl Fort, ingeniously built on a large rock, giving a superb view of the surroundings. From here we continue to Al Awabi from where we take the offroad track into Wadi Bani Auf. While driving through the beautiful view. Drive up to the idyllic village of Bilat Sayt, famous for its green terraces and remote location. Before returning to Muscat, we branch off to Wadi Sahtan, for more exploration and wadi bashing.
Tour 9: Coastal Exploration
Full Day tour to Wadi Al Arabeen, Sinkhole & Wadi Shaab 4WD(9 hours)
Explore the amazing coastline of Oman as well as some of Oman’s most sutnning wadis. Drive via winding mountain roads to Wadi Al Arabeen, gaze in the emerald green pools and take in the beautiful mountain scenery. Driving through the wadi we will exit at the stunning coastline and make a short stop at the Sinkhole, believed to have been created by a meteorite and now filled with brackish water.From here we continue along the coast and past beautiful beaches to explore one of Oman’s most famous wadis, Wadi Shaab. This wadi can only be accessed on foot,so bring your walking shoes and don’t forget your swimwear!