The tour begins with a visit to the beautiful Sultan Qaboos Grand Mosque one of the largest mosques in the Middle East. Later tour proceed toward Al Batinah Region.
Rustaq was once the capital of Oman, during the era of Imam Nasir bin Murshid al Ya'arubi.
The journey continues to Nakhal and its 17th Century Fort built on the peak of a mountain. Nakhal Fort is one of the most spectacular forts, dramatically located at the edge of the Jebel Akhdar Mountains in northwest Oman. It is surrounded by a beautiful oasis. There is an area with healing warm springs, the most notable being Ayn A’ Thowarah. Its waters run at 45°C and are regarded as a cure for rheumatism and skin diseases due to its sulfur content. Picnic lunch will be offered in Hot spring.
Photo stops at the residence of his Majesty Sultan Qaboos, the Al Alam Palace, which is flanked by the 16th century Portuguese forts Mirani and Jalali. You will be strolling through Muttrah Souq, where you will be bargaining for handicrafts and silver items.
*** To enter Grand mosque dress code for Ladies should be fully covered with scarf and wear full sleeves shirt and Men are not allowed to wear shorts
What you need to know
Please Note: The order of the itinerary may vary. Please wear comfortable walking shoes. This excursion is not recommended to guests with mobility problems Space is limited, so please reserve early. The coach ride between Muscat and Nakhal takes about 2 hours one way.
|12 Seater||20 Seater||30 Seater||50 Seater|
|6-8 Pax||10-14 Pax||15-22 Pax||20-38 Pax|
|USD 85||USD 65||USD 50||USD 40|
Child cost 50% of Adult cost 4 - 12 years. Infants Free of Cost.
Additional cost will be applied for French, Italian, Chinese Russian, German or other foreign language-speaking guides.
USD 140 Supplement charges will be apply for language speaking guides (These rates are to be divided among the number of pax).
THE COST INCLUDES
Full day tour as per above mentioned itinerary.
English speaking Guide
Picnic Lunch in Nakhal Hot spring
Mineral water during tour.