Rub’ al-Khali (Empty Quarter), Oman Tour Ref ONT 202 – this tour gives a visit to one of Oman’s forts and an overnight in part of the largest sand desert in the world. We travel from Muscat through the mountains and after a visit to one of Oman’s classic forts and lunch its then onto the Empty Quarter for a night camping close to one of the great sand dunes. After breakfast we depart on a journey to Muscat where we stop at a charming village with abandoned mud village and a date oasis.
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ONT 202 Oman’s Empty Quarter
Book this trip of 2 days (from 08:00 on day 1 – 17:00 on day 2) – don’t forget reference ONT202
Jebel Akhdar Tour Ref ONT 204 – a walk above the clouds could be a highlight of this overnight visit to the mountains. From Muscat the ancient Fort of Nizwa and its adjacent Souq will give a glimpse of Oman’s history. After lunch a walk through the steep terraced fields were fruit trees, grains and roses are grown. Overnight in a well located hotel in the mountains. After breakfast the return to Muscat is through a spectacular track though dramatic Wadis with a stop in a charming village.
Book this trip of 2 days (from 08:00 on day 1 – 17:00 on day 2) – don’t forget reference ONT204
Grand Canyon Oman Tour Ref ONT 206 – a visit to the top of this wadi is the highlight of this overnight tour. From Muscat we visit the picturesque Nakhl Fort and then travel through some dramatic wadis with a stop in Rustaq. Lunch is taken near some of Oman’s 4,000 year old graves. After an overnight at 2,000meters a walk 1,000meters above the bottom of the Grand Canyon. After lunch and a visit to Jabrin Fort with its painted ceilings we return to Muscat.
Book this trip of 2 days (from 08:00 on day 1 – 17:00 on day 2) – don’t forget reference ONT206
Green Turtles of Oman Tour Ref ONT 207 – for a unique treat take this tour to the eastern part of Oman. Following the coast a stop is made at one of the steep honey coloured wadis which enter the sea. After lunch in Sur a brief visit to the Dhow Yards is made. From your overnight hotel make a night-time visit to see the Green Turtles lay eggs. After breakfast the return road to Muscat allows us to visit the Wahiba Sands where we can visit a local Bedouin family in their home surrounded by the sand dunes.
Book this trip of 2 days (from 08:00 on day 1 – 17:00 on day 2) – don’t forget reference ONT207
Wahiba’s Golden Sands Tour Ref ONT 203 – to enjoy starry skies and golden dunes this the tour with an overnight in the desert. From Muscat pass through the rugged mountains before stopping for a walk though on of Oman’s attractive villages with large abandoned mud mansions and an oasis of date palms. Your private camp in the desert awaits for an overnight stay surrounded by golden dunes under a starry sky. After breakfast a visit to the Dhow boatbuilding yards is made. Before arriving into Muscat there will be a change to enjoy a ‘wild swim’.
Book this trip of 2 days (from 08:00 on day 1 – 17:00 on day 2) – don’t forget reference ONT203