Tour commences by traveling through the Hajar Mountains to the township of Nizwa, the ancient capital of Oman. At Nizwa, you will visit Nizwa Fort and the Traditional Souq. From here you will travel through the deep Wadi of Ghaul and arrive at Jebel Shams, Mountain of the Sun the undisputed lord of the mountains. Jebel Shams is the highest peak of the Jebel Al Akhdar mountain range, soaring 3,000 meters above sea level. Spectacular scenery, ancient rock carvings and remote village’s this is the Grand Canyon of Oman. There will be time to experience some of the breath-taking scenery before your return trip to Muscat. To experience the Grand Canyon is to experience the very best of Oman. Picnic lunch and light refreshments included.