Oman is the land of contrasts. Sophisticated modernity spices up the rich past. Experience the real adventure of the Magic Arabia among historical heritages, mosques, palaces, breathtaking natural treasures, golden beaches and atmospheric souks. You won´t miss luxurious accommodations and pampering treatments of the warm Arabian hospitality. Be the tailor of your own magic and explore this exciting world - escape to Oman.
Magic of Oman
MUST SEE & MUST DO
Muscat city tour
half day or one day
Your tour with a visit to the magnificent Grand Mosque, built with sandstone and marble. The main prayer hall features a beautiful handmade Persian carpet and a Swarovski crystal chandelier. From the Mosque, drive through the Embassy area (photography prohibited) to the old part of Muscat. Here you can see the Sultans Al Alam Palace and the two 16th century Portuguese forts Mirani and Jalali (outside only). Discover Oman’s rich cultural heritage at this house, the Bait Al Zubair Museum which was converted into a museum in 1998. It displays a fine collection of traditional jewellery, weapons and costumes. Your last stop will be Muttrah Souq, one of the oldest preserved souqs in Oman , it’s a traditional Omani market which offers a wide range of goods and souvenirs, such as silver jewellery and frankincense.
one day tour
This tour will take you to the interior of Oman. Visit the oasis city of Nizwa, once the capital during the Julanda Dynasty in the 6th and 7th Century AD. Today it is one of the most popular tourist attractions with its historical buildings and imposing fort. The Nizwa Fort stands as a vivid reminder of the important status that the city of Nizwa once held as the political and cultural capital of Oman. Nizwa is also famous for its silver jewellery and handmade Omani daggers (khanjar) which can be found in the Nizwa Souq , it is the place to shop for souvenirs. Continue to Bahla, thought to be one of the oldest forts in Oman known for its pottery workshops and its huge clay fort (photo stop only). Then proceed to visit Omanâ€™s most beautiful Fort the Jabreen Castle which is over 300 years old and considered to be one of Omanâ€™s most fascinating & attractive buildings with its intricately decorated interior. Return to Muscat.
Luxury Desert experience
A unique experience with luxury accomodation in breathtaking locations, far from the crowds, the « Magic Private Camp» is a traditional, luxurious and eco-friendly mobile tented camp designed with exquisite Arabian style interiors and set-up exclusively. Choose your exclusive piece of desert, a beautiful white sand beach on the Indian ocean or a mountain retreat and live a unique experience in your own private camp.
Candles and oil lamps will create the perfect romantic « Arabian Nights » gourmet dinner under the star, prepared just for you by the chef with fresh delicious local ingredients.
After gazing at the infinite starry desert skies, your travelers will get a deserved night rest in their plush bed equipped with duvet and pillows. They will also enjoy their own private bathroom and shower.
Magic Private Camp is eco-friendly, uses solar energy. Showers use reasonable amounts of water, toilets are dry toilets.
Jebel & Beach Tour
one day tour
We start the tour in the morning after the Breakfast towards Jebel Qara Mountains. Our first stop Ayn Sahalnoot is a beautiful, serene location in the middle of the Dhofar Mountains! Enriched with an incredible birdlife and natural limestone formations around a natural spring. We continue the drive through scenic Jebali villages & landscapes, with numerous photo stops at interesting locations. Passing Zayk we will reach the magnificent deep blue-green pool of Wadi Ayun. Visit the ancient tomb of 'Prophet Job' situated in the scenic green mountains of the Salalah Plains. We proceed along the beach of Mughsayl where the white sand touches the deep blue of the Indian Ocean. A drive along the 'Hair-pin-bend' road with its breathtaking cliffs on either side takes you to one of the most attractive Beaches in Dhofar, the Fazayah Beach. On the way along you can see the historical 'Frankincense trees' growing in their natural habitat. We take a short walk into the valleys to smell the 'Holy Incense' amidst the scenic view of the region. Beaches are the spots to just warm up your minds. Here the Fazayah Beach will add an unforgettable memory to your Oman tour. The Beach is bordered with wonderful landscape of Mountain cliffs together with typical desert flora.
Salalah City Tour
one day tour
We leave the Hotel at 8:30 or 16:00 hrs. & proceed to visit The Museum of the Frankincense Land, a UNESCO heritage site located in Salalah. Thereafter drive through lush green plantations of vegetables & fruits. Make a brief stop to taste a fresh coconut water drink at fruit stalls (at own cost) lining the streets within the periphery of the old Salalah town (Haffah). Make a Photo stop at the impressive Sultan Qaboos Mosque. View the Official Palace of His Majesty the Sultan (Al Husn Palace) & stroll through the old Haffah souk, famous for the sale of high quality Frankincense & numerous other Dhofari traditional souvenirs , this gives us an ample opportunity for shopping before we return to the hotel.
WHERE TO SLEEP
Shangri-La Barr Al Jissah Resort Muscat
Juweira Boutique Hotel Salalah
Luxury desert Camp
Al Bustan Palace Muscat
The Chedi Muscat
WHERE TO EXTEND
Only few hours flight time is between you and the paradise. Your over-water villa with its hammock is awaiting you and the big blue.
DUBAI & ABU DHABI
Don´t stop yet to explore the secrets of Arabia. Taste the sparkling city life of Dubai or Abu Dhabi.
The home of the fabulous white sugar beaches and sophisticated spa services. You can expect here the deep relaxation.
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