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Discover another side of the Middle East on this amazing adventure through spectacular Oman. Uncover magnificent wadis, stunning deserts and traditional Omani culture. Wonder at the dramatic mountain scenery contrasted with pure white sand beaches. Experience the warmth of traditional eastern hospitality, ancient ruins and bustling markets, where life has remained unchanged for centuries.
Tips — Tipping payable locally
Transport — All touring in private air-conditioned vehicles & Meet & greet on arrival and private airport transfers

Learn about the nesting habits of the green turtles

F igy, CC BY 3.0 <https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0>, via Wikimedia Commons

Enjoy some 4WD dune bashing

Go bargain hunting in the Muscat market

Take a dip in the crystal clear waters in the mountains at Wadi Bani Khalid

Itinerary Discover Oman

Itinerary

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Inclusions Discover Oman

Inclusions

Sightseeing

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  • Explore Muscat, including the Grand Mosque and lively markets.
  • Take a 4WD journey to Fins Beach and enjoy a picnic lunch.
  • Explore the archaeological ancient city of Qalhat.
  • Visit the old African port of Sur.
  • Learn the nesting habits of the green turtles on the beach of Ras Al Hadd.
  • Swim in the enchanting Wadi Bani Khalid.
  • Wake up to the magnificent desert sunrise of the Wahiba Sands.
  • Explore the oasis city of Nizwa.
  • Visit the picturesque village of Misfat Al Abrien.
  • Shop for authentic pottery in Bahla.

Travel

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  • Meet & greet on arrival and private airport transfers
  • All touring in private air-conditioned vehicles

Accommodation

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  • 5 nights in 3-5 star hotels
  • 1 night at a Bedouin-style desert camp with shared facilities in magnificent Wahiba Sands

Properties include:

  • Park Inn Radisson, Muscat
  • Ras Al Jinz Scientific Research Centre, Ras Al Hadd
  • Safari Desert Camp, Wahiba Sands
  • Golden Tulip Hotel, Nizwa

Hotels listed are an indication, and are subject to change without notice.

Alternative hotel options are available. Please contact our office for details.

Meals

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  • 6 breakfasts, 1 lunch and 2 dinners

Tour Guides

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  • English-speaking locally based driver/guide

Some things to note

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Please Note:

  • Make sure you take a scarf or sarong with you when visiting the Sultan Qaboos Grand Mosque. Women are required to cover their hair, arms and legs so we suggest you consider this as you are preparing for your day of sightseeing. Men are required to wear long trousers. Any brand names and exposed tattoos will need to be covered also.
  • Tip: The Muttrah Souq is a great place for souvenirs.
  • In order to minimise disturbing the turtles you will need to walk without a torch and no photos are allowed.
  • It is recommended for women to dress in moderate swimwear such as shorts and t-shirts when swimming in the wadis.
  • Ramadan is observed from 2 April to 1 May 2022.
    Prices are per person based on twin share. Single supplement on request. Seasonal surcharges apply. Hotel upgrades are available. Please contact our office for details.

Accommodation listed is based on the standard package price. Deluxe and superior  accommodation packages are also available. 

 

 

Information Discover Oman

Information

Let's Talk Fitness

 In the itinerary, this symbol indicates 2+ hours of walking, often across uneven ground and in areas of high altitude or heat and humidity.

At Bunnik Tours we don’t put specific age limits on our tours, but we also recognise some travellers may find our itineraries challenging.

We have a duty of care to all tour participants and the tour guides, so we do impose a firm policy on the level of fitness required by all our clients to attempt to ensure your safety and the safety of other travellers on our tours.

At Bunnik Tours our goal is for all our travellers to enjoy their tour, not struggle through it! Which is why we want to work with you to ensure you are on the best possible trip for your fitness level. We do reserve the right to refuse bookings if we feel that the requirements of the tour are too demanding.

Bunnik Tours are for independently minded travellers with good levels of mobility.

Our tours include:

  1. Generous amounts of free time
  2. Lots of walking
  3. Local and authentic experiences including various modes of transport and accommodation

In some regions travellers can also expect:

  1. Long days of travelling, at times on dirt and gravel roads in Africa
  2. Extended periods at high altitude (3,000-4,000 metres) in Ecuador, Peru, Bolivia and Ethiopia
  3. Extended periods of walking/hiking through humid forest areas in Rwanda, Guatemala, Mexico and Costa Rica
  4. Limited medical facilities in remote areas

Bunnik Tours travellers are required to at least:

  1. Be able to walk 2-3 hours on uneven surfaces without the use of any walking aid, on any given day
  2. Walk up multiple flights of stairs and short, steep hills
  3. Stand for 20 minutes without needing to sit down, often in hot/humid climates
  4. Carry their own luggage
  5. Get on and off various modes of transport without assistance, including small boats

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