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Meet your guide at your hotel at 08:00 and head off in a 4x4 toward Nakhl fortress and Al Thowara Oasis. See the palm groves and natural springs of the oasis and visit Nakhl, a 17th century fortress perched on a hilltop with stunning views of the surrounding area. Proceed up a mountain track into the Hajar Mountain Range to Wadi Bani Auf. You will see a dirt track leading west along the ridge if you follow it you will find fantastic views, excellent camping spots. There you can visit a centuries old village hidden among the mountains. Enjoy a picnic lunch at Balad Seit near the peak of the mountains before returning to the main roads and heading back to Muscat by late afternoon. The trip will last approximately 8 hours.
What's Included:
  • Pick up from and return to your hotel
  • All transfers in an air-conditioned coach
  • English speaking driver and guide during tours
  • Picnic lunch
  • Entrance fees at all the mentioned sites
  • All taxes & service charge
What's Excluded:
  • Any extras not mentioned in the itinerary
  • Personal Spending
  • Tipping
N.B: Rates are not valid from Al Sawadi Hotel / Al Nahda Hotel (Additional charges 45$ per person)
Prices per Person
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Prices $ 225 $ 225 $ 225
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About 8 hours
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Best Time to Visit Oman
Oman’s climate is typical of the Arabian Peninsula with blisteringly hot summers and Mediterranean winters. During the summer months almost the entire country is hot; the thermometer can often nudge up into the 40°C. The winter months are pleasantly temperate, daytime temperatures rarely climbing much above 30°C. Temperatures are considerably cooler in the mountains than on the coast
Flying to Oman
Oman Air (Scheduled Airlines only)
Flying Time
14 Hours, 38 Minutes from New York
15 Hours, 35 Minutes from Washington
Time Difference
GMT +4 hours
Visas
Required - obtainable in advance or on arrival for non-restricted nationalities
Health Requirements
No mandatory vaccinations
Clothing
Conservative dress is advisable for both men and women - More relaxed clothing in the Gulf of Oman like Muscat and Salalah
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