19 October 2017 Full Day Nizwa Tour
Fees: $210 for 4 people (1 car) i.e. $52.5 per person that is roughly Omani Rials 21
Departure: 10:15 am
Pickup Location: Crowne Plaza- reception at 10:15 am
Registration Link: >>>register for Nizwa Trip<<<
Depart Muscat to Nizwa via Fanja & photo stop in the old village. Proceed to Birkat Al Mouz, an oasis that’s home to many trees including bananas and date palm and an old village that wanders up the side of a small mountain. Guests will be able to see the falaj system, the ancient irrigation system used in Oman in the past.
In Nizwa visit the traditional souk where the guests can find Omani silver crafts and other local handicrafts. Also visit the famous Nizwa Fort, built in the 1668 and one of the most visited monuments in Oman. It is also the biggest fort in the Arabian Peninsula.
Back to Muscat
20 October 2017 Half Day Muscat City Tour
Fees: $140 for 4 people (1 car) i.e. $35 per person that is roughly Omani Rials 14
Pickup Location: Crowne Plaza – reception area
Registration Link: >>>register for Muscat Trip<<<
Trip Information: Visit Old Muscat (where guests can see the Al Alam Palace, the official palace of His Majesty and also the 2 Portuguese forts, Jalali & Mirani).
Next is the visit to National Museum for a glimpse of Oman’s glorious past (entrance fees OMR 5.000 [US $13.00] per person)
Later proceed to the Muttrah Souk, one of the most fascinating souks in the Gulf. Muttrah Souk in the heart of Muscat is a traditional market where guests can find fine souvenirs of local handicrafts from Oman. Enjoy the mixed smells of frankincense, perfume oils, fresh jasmine and spices as you stroll along the narrow alleys.
Return back to the hotel.