Fabled Castles (East Salalah) Shore Excursion

from $75
Approx 4 Hours
Private Tour
Everyday Except Friday
Pick-up Time:
According to the cruise's arrival time

You will picked up from your port, our first stop is visiting the old fishing village of Taqah then visit the old Taqah Castle. Continue onto the ancient ruins of the once famous city of Sumharam (Khor Rohri). Explore the natural spring of Ayn Razat, beautifully laid out amidst the tranquil lush mountains & nourished every day of the year by natural underground spring water.

  • Pick up services from and return to Salalah Port
  • All transfers by an air-conditioned vehicle
  • English speaking guide cum driver during tour
  • Entrance fees at all the mentioned sites
  • All taxes and service charge
  • Personal Spending
  • Tipping
You will be picked up from Salalah Port. Passing by the Royal farm and Mamura palace, the drive continues to Ayn Razat surrounded by green hills, the fishing village of Taqa, Qara mountains and the ruins of Sumharum at Khawr Rori where the Queen of Sheba’s legendary palace and ancient port once served as the gateway to Arabia’s exotic frankincense in its heydays. The journey continues to Mirbat where you can see some of the old houses famous for its wood-carvings. Return via Ayn Razat, manicured gardens fed by natural underground springs (available only on Thursday and Friday). Then back to Salalah Port.
  • Note: You will be picked up from Port Main Gate. You will be transported by a shuttle bus free of charge from the cruise exit door to the port main gate.
Prices :
Price Per Person:
1 Person
$ 210 Price
2 Person
$ 110 Price
3 Person
$ 75 Price
Tour price currency is set to USD but you can pay in AUD, Euro or British pound. The prices quoted per person per tour all inclusive and prices are always updated to ensure you receive the lowest price possible.
Once your tour is confirmed we guarantee the price will not be changed.
Good to Know
  • The guide/driver will meet you at the cruise exit door or port gate with a sign of Memphis Tours or your Name.
  • Friday departures available with pick up time 12:00 pm.
  • Providing a working cell phone number will help reaching you in case of any changes or emergency.
  • The services of shuttle buses provided by port from cruise terminal to the port gate.
The Payment Plan

A down payment (25%) will be required when you confirm your booking as requested and it can be paid by credit or debit card (Visa / MasterCard) via Verisign Secured payment system on our website. The balance of payment (75%) is required to be paid upon your arrival/pick up to your tour director in Oman in cash.

Free Cancellation

Memphis Tours does not charge a cancellation fee for tours and excursions which is cancelled for any reason that is out of control and if you booked your excursion tours and if there's a cruise ship delay or detours due to weather, you will never lose your tour deposit and or full payments that you made to Memphis Tours.

Charitable Giving

We make a donation to the Magdi Yacoub Heart Foundation for each booking reserved. 

from $75