You'll spend a day exploring some of Oman's history and culture, Nizwa was the capital of Oman 500 years ago, and it was the capital of Islamic culture in 2015, We will take you on a tour between the ancient market of Nizwa. Next To Nizwa Market is the Nizwa fort and castle the fort its been build in 1649 and the castle been build in 888. The fort is a museum today. From there we drove up to Jabal Shams (The Grand Canyon Of Oman) 3009 Meters, offering an exciting off-road experience and fantastic view.

• Explore the culture & Nature & landscape of Oman on this day trip • Travel in comfort in a 4x4 vehicle • Explore the Grand Canyon of Oman • Stop for a photo in the ancient village of Wadi Ghul • Private Day Trip • Pick up and Drop off your Hotels, Port (For shore excursions passengers), Airport, Residence • All fees and taxes Included
Inclusions & Exclusions
✔  English speaking Guide
✔  Taxes
✔  Bottled water
✔  Hotels, Port, Airport, Residence Pick up and drop off
✔  Private Tour
✔  Transportation by Air-Conditioned Vehicle 4WD
✔  Private Transportation
✖  Lunch
✖  Nizwa Fort entry fees
Pickup Locations
1.  Coral Muscat Hotel & Apartments
2.  Seeb Airport
3.  Grand Millennium Muscat
4.  Midan Hotel Suites, Muscat
5.  Peninsula Hotel
6.  Al-Saif Grand Hotel
7.  Sheraton Oman Hotel
8.  Shangri-La Al Husn, Muscat
9.  Golden Tulip Headington Ruwi
10.  Centara Muscat Hotel Oman
11.  Amarah Hotel
12.  Crowne Plaza Muscat Ocec, an IHG Hotel
13.  Novotel Muscat Airport
14.  Ruwi Hotel
15.  La Rosa Hotel
16.  Mysk by Shaza Al Mouj Muscat
17.  Stars Hotel
18.  Carnelian by Glory Bower Hotels
19.  Kempinski Hotel Muscat
20.  IA Alhadtha
Additional Info: We pick up travelers from any place in Muscat • Residence • Hotels • Muscat International Airport • Muscat Port (for shore excursion passengers)
Itinerary
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Nizwa Souk The tour starts in the morning we'll leave Muscat towards Nizwa. Nizwa was the capital of Oman during Al Yaruba Dynasty we'll visit the famous Nizwa Souq. a wide variety of vendors offer their goods in the streets of the souk from here you can find, vegetables, pottery, jewelry, handicrafts Omani sweets (Halwa) Dates spice, and souvenirs which are sold in authentic old market halls that few places can boast. Especially interesting is the Friday cattle market when the locals come to sell their, goats, cattle, sheep, and chickens in a circus-style open marketplace. Please note: if you stay in muscat and you want to catch the cattle market on Friday you have to start at 06:00 AM, so please get in touch with us after you make the booking or mention it in the special request form, and we'll message you back.

Duration:  60 minutes

2
Nizwa Fort Oman Next to the Souq is the Nizwa fort and castle the fort been built in 1649 and the castle been build in 888. The fort is a museum today and offers splendid views of this ancient town and the surrounding mountains you can walk around in this impressive fort and castle with many passages rooms. The fort is an architectural testimony to the economic and military achievements of the early Yaruba dynasty from the mid-17th century. It was a military stronghold designed to withstand even the strongest of attacks at the time. Even along the corridors, many traps were laid to deter any intruders that might have penetrated the defenses.

Duration:  60 minutes

3
Wadi Ghul - Oman's Grand Canyon Then we drive towards Jabal Shams Mountain (the grand canyon of Oman) This mountain road drives up to the Jebel Shams 3009 meters this mountain is one of the most adventurous Mountains in Oman, offering existing off-road experience and fantastic views, you reach canyon view which is 2000 meters stop there and enjoy the view and photo. From there we drive back to Muscat

Duration:  2 hours

Additional info
•  Specialized infant seats are available
•  Not recommended for travelers with spinal injuries
•  Not recommended for travelers with poor cardiovascular health
•  Suitable for all physical fitness levels
Free cancellation
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Price:
From $198
Ticket:
Mobile or paper ticket accepted
duration:
9 hours
Guide in:
English   
Cancellation policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours before the scheduled departure time.