Arrival Muscat International Airport where you will be met and transferred for overnight at the Platanium Hotel.
Day 2: Muscat – City Tour
Breakfast. Enjoy a morning tour of this modern commercial city existing in harmony with its traditional culture. Muscat means "Anchorage" due to its harbor and lies in a natural volcanic bowl. Tour the Grand Mosque (except Friday) & Bait Al Zubair Museum (except Friday) and learn about Oman's history and development. Drive along the waterfront Corniche visiting the Fish Market & the colourful Muttrah Souq. Photo stop at the magnificent Al Alam Palace, official palace of His Majesty Sultan Qaboos flanked by the 16th century Portugese forts Mirani & Jalali. (Dress code: Ladies fully covered and to carry a head scarf, men in trousers). Overnight.
Day 3: Muscat – Dive Experience
After breakfast, proceed to Extra Diver Qantab-dive centre of Shangri la Hotel in Shangri la Marina to enjoy 2 dives with tanks and weights. The daily dive schedule is: 08:15 – approx. 12:30 two divers. Return to your hotel. Overnight.
Day 4: Muscat – Dolphin Watch & Snorkeling - Nizwa
Breakfast. Enjoy a dolphin watching and snorkeling trip early in the morning. In the afternoon drive to Nizwa. Overnight at Falaj Daris Nizwa Hotel.
Day 5: Nizwa – Wahabi Sands – 1000 Night Camp
After breakfast, visit the imposing Roundtower Fort. Shop for intricately hand-crafted silver jewellery and khanjars at the neighboring Souk. Proceed towards Izki and Sinaw. Turn off the main road to the scenic Wadi Bani Khalid with its deep blue pools of water fringed by the date palms. Drive to the Wahiba Sands consisting of undulating sand dunes of different hues. Enjoy the spectacle of the sun setting over the dunes. Dinner and overnight stay in Bedouin tents at The 1000 Night Camp.
Day 6: 1000 Night Camp - Muscat
Breakfast at the camp site. Drive to Sur, a seafaring town to visit the dhow factory and the Sineslah fort before taking the highway for Muscat. Photo stop at Bibi Miriam's tomb and the Bimah Sinkhole. Explore the beautiful Wadi Arbayeen which can only be accessed after an exciting drive through the mountains. Proceed to Muscat via Quriyat and drop off at Muscat Airport to catch your flight back home.