Meet and assist at Muscat airport, then transfer to Shangri La (Al Waha) Hotel, Muscat (*****) or similar hotel in Muscat.Afternoon, city tour of Muscat. Overnight Stay at Shangri La (Al Waha) Hotel, Muscat (*****) or similar hotel. Check in time 1400hours.
After breakfast, we proceed to northern area through the magical mountains up to Barkah City. Visit the traditional market and Barkah Fort. Moving to Nakhal and visit Nakhal Fort. Drive off-road until we reach Wadi Bani Awf, a beautiful wadi with plenty of spots for great pictures. Thereafter, visit the village of Bilad Sayt, a mountain village set on a stunning point of view. Head off to Wadi Ghul, a spectacular deep canyon in the mountain range out of which rises Jabel Shams, the highest point in Oman at over 3,000m. Jabel Shams, the mountain of the sun, is home to weavers of heavy woollen rugs in distinctive red, black and brown geometric designs. Along the steep and windy road leading to the top of the mountain, you will discover small villages hiding within the mountains rocks Like Masfat Al Abryeen. Overnightstay at Jabal Shams Resort or similar hotel. (Breakfast and dinner will be provided)
After breakfast, Drive on further to reach Bahla, the ancient, walled town famous for its pottery and a Fort which is a UNESCO world heritage site. You can then visit Jabrin which has possibly the finest castle built in Oman – that was once also used as a University. Thereafter, drive to Nizwa which is the former capital of Oman and visit Nizwa Fort and Souq, Nizwa is definitely a place to be explored. Points of interest are its majesticForts and the silver souq which is famous for silver souvenirs. Visit Barkat Al Mawz for old irrigation system and return to Nizwa.
Afternoon, proceed to Wahiba Sands to see the sunset over the sand dune. 1000 night camp provides its visitors to have an experience under the stars overnight in the desert. We will reserve you a Sheikh Tent which is having private bathrooms.Overnight stay at 1000 Nights Camp in the desert at Sheikh Tent or similar camp. (Breakfast and dinner will be provided)
After Breakfast, proceed to Sur through Wahiba Sand. Visit ancient port and seafaring town which once played a major part in the trade between Oman, East Africa and India. It started its trading activities with the African coast as early as the 6th century. A walk through its labyrinth of streets reveals many fine old houses with carved doors and arabesque windows and fishing dhows in the harbor.En route visit, Wadi Tiwi, BimahSink Hole, Stop at the White beach on the turquoise water of the gulf of Oman.Continue to Muscat.Overnight Stay at Shangri La (Al Waha) Hotel or similar hotel, Muscat (*****) Breakfast will be provided for the day at 1000 Night Camp.
After breakfast, Free day at your leisure till pick up Time for airport to fly back home. (Check out time 1200 hrs). Breakfast will be provided. Transfer to airport for departure.