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A Week in Oman

 

Summary:

Visit the highlights of Oman

Duration
7 Days
Next Departure
17-Oct-2021
Starting at
± USD 2,348.00
Price per day
± USD 335.00

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Operator
Exodus Travel
Tour
A Week in Oman
Travel Style
Small Group Tour with More Flexibility
Group Size
4 - 15
Age Group
16 - 99 Years

Summary

Visit the highlights of Oman

Day 1.
Start Muscat; Afternoon Dhow Cruise And Visit Mutr...
Day 2.
Visit Muscat's Grand Mosque; Onto Sur Via Beautifu...
Day 3.
Drive To Wadi Bani Khalid, Swim In The Turquoise P...
Day 4.
Morning Visit To A Bedouin Family And Enjoy Omani ...
Day 5.
Transfer To Jabrin, One Of Oman's Finest Castles; ...
Day 6.
See Nizwa's Famous Cattle Auction Market, Fort And...
Day 7.
End Muscat

 

Details

Oman, the most beautiful of the Gulf States boasts a rich culture and ancient heritage waiting to be discovered during this one week cultural adventure. Starting off in the capital of Muscat, here we gaze in awe at the Grand Mosque, wander through the colourful Mutrah Souq and see the Omani capital and coastline through seafarers eyes on a traditional dhow cruise. No visit to Oman is complete without exploring their magnificent landscapes on offer; camp and 4WD in the dunes of the Wahiba Sands; marvel at stunning views over the 'Grand Canyon of Arabia' from Jebel Shams, Oman's highest mountain; wade in the cooling, turquoise waters of some of the land's most idyllic desert oasis' and uncover the historic forts before witnessing the weekly live auction cattle market in Nizwa, an event not to be missed!

Remarks

Included in Price

  • All breakfasts, 3 lunches and 5 dinners are included.Omani cuisine is influenced by Arab, Persian, Indian, Asian, Eastern Mediterranean, and African cuisine. Rice is a staple dish and often includes a variety of flavours and ingredients and meat such as chicken, fish and lamb feature prominently. Dishes are full of rich mixtures of spices, herbs and marinades. Dates are much loved and are an essential part of the Omani diet.Curry, soups, fresh salads, and vegetable dishes are all very common. Coffee is the national beverage but tea is also drunk. Yoghurt drinks and softs drinks are also popular. Alcohol is not readily available but can be purchased in some hotels and likely to be quite expensive. During the tour, you will have the opportunity to taste and experience a variety of dishes and eat in local eateries and restaurants. Included lunches will be picnic lunches and other meals will be eaten in local cafes/eateries. The night spent at the desert camp will also include a BBQ with traditional dishes.Non-Muslims are permitted to bring in two litres of alcohol by air only. Alcohol may be purchased at Muscat airport after having cleared immigration. Care must be taken not to cause offence through the use of alcohol and should not be consumed in public places apart from licensed premises, such as hotels & restaurants. It is generally not a problem to bring your own alcohol into hotels but please always ask the hotel first out of courtesy.Please advise at time of booking if you have any dietary requirements.
  • NOT included in price

  • * Travel insurance * Single accommodation (available on request) * Visas or vaccinations * Optional Camel ride at camp
  • Travel Package

    DescriptionComing from Going to
    Tour (Round Trip) Muscat Muscat

    This is an Organised Group Tour: the itinerary has been predefined by the tour operator. The tour destinations, duration, accommodations, departure dates and the price are fix. You can join, enjoy and meet other people.

        

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