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Arabian Sands OM

Visiting: Oman
Tour Duration 9 Days
  • Camping in the Wahiba Sands
  • Passing Nomads
  • Nizwa Fort
  • Dhow cruise
  • Viewing an Oasis
  • Tour Style: Classic
  • Tour Type: Small Groups
  • Tour Pace: Moderate
  • Tour Comfort: Standard
 

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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, 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 - Enjoy the walk from Wadi Shab and relaxing swim from the 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- Overnight trip on a traditional wooden boat, great snorkelling opportunities

Itinerary

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  • 1
    Join tour in Muscat; afternoon Muscat 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 to board Dhow

  • 8
    On board Dhow; afternoon return to Muscat

  • 9
    Tour ends Muscat

Tour notes

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Included meals 8 3 4
Breakfast Lunch Dinner
Transport
4WD, Bus, Boat
Accommodation
4 nights Standard Hotel
3 nights Basic Tented Camp
1 night Basic Boat
Tour Staff
Driver(s), Explore Tour Leader, Boat Crew, Cook, Camp Crew
Group Size
Generally 10 - 15