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Arabian Sands OM

Visiting: Oman
Trip Duration 8 Days

Desert Discovery Tour In Oman

On this exciting journey in Oman, we discover diverse landscapes; from the majestic Green Mountains of Jebel Akhdar to the soaring dunes of the Wahiba Sands. We experience the wilderness of the desert, visit spectacular beaches and swim in the turquoise waters of the Gulf of Oman. We camp under the stars, have a chance to sail on a traditional dhow and experience Oman's rich culture with visits to Muscat and Nizwa.

Tour Highlights

  • Muscat - See the impressive Forts, Royal Palace and Corniche of the capital
  • Finns Beach - Take a walk from Wadi Shab and relax on the sandy beach
  • Sur - Learn about Dhow building at the Ayega village and boat yard
  • Wahiba Sands - 4WD exploration and camp among spectacular sand dunes
  • Nizwa - Visit the impressive Jebel Shams 'Grand Canyon'
  • Dhow- Take an optional trip on a traditional wooden boat, enjoy great snorkelling opportunities


Itineraries on some departure dates may differ, please select.

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  • 1
    Join tour in Muscat; afternoon sightseeing tour

  • 2
    Drive to Finns Beach via Wadi Tiwi

  • 3
    Drive to Qahid via Sur

  • 4
    Drive into Wahiba Sands

  • 5
    Drive across Wahiba Sands and onto Nizwa

  • 6
    In Nizwa; visit Nizwa Fort and Jebel Shams viewpoint

  • 7
    Drive via Wadi Bani Awf to Muscat; optional Dhow trip

  • 8
    Tour ends Muscat

Trip notes

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Customer rating:
Arabian Sands
Included meals 7 3 3
Breakfast Lunch Dinner
4WD, Bus, Boat
4 nights Standard Hotel
3 nights Simple Camping
Trip Staff
Driver(s), Explore Tour Leader, Boat Crew, Cook, Camp Crew
Group Size
Generally 10 - 15