10 days in Oman Itinerary

10 days in Oman Itinerary

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Fly to Muscat International Airport, Drive to Al Hamra
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Al Hamra
— 3 nights
Drive
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Sur
— 1 night
Drive
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Muscat
— 5 nights
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Al Hamra — 3 nights

Get out of town with these interesting Al Hamra side-trips: Jibreen Castle (in Jabrin) and Nizwa (Nizwa Souk & Nizwa Fort).

For where to stay, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Al Hamra trip planner.

Vilnius, Lithuania to Al Hamra is an approximately 15-hour combination of flight and car. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 2 hours traveling from Vilnius to Al Hamra. When traveling from Vilnius in December, plan for much warmer days in Al Hamra, with highs around 19°C, while nights are somewhat warmer with lows around 8°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Thu) so you can drive to Sur.
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Sur — 1 night

Sur is a capital city of Ash Sharqiyah Region, northeastern Oman, on the coast of the Gulf of Oman. On the 30th (Fri), explore the striking landscape at Wadi Shab and then delve into the distant past at Bibi Maryam Mausoleum.

To find reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Sur online visit planner.

Drive from Al Hamra to Sur in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi and bus. Traveling from Al Hamra in December, things will get somewhat warmer in Sur: highs are around 32°C and lows about 21°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Muscat.
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Historic Sites · Parks · Nature
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Muscat — 5 nights

The capital and largest city of Oman, the coastal city of Muscat boasts numerous historical sites and pristine modern developments.
On the 1st (Sun), spend a fun day on foot with Walking tours. Next up on the itinerary: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sultan Qaboos Grand Mosque, get a sense of history and politics at Al Alam Palace, hit the best photo ops around with an inspiring photography tour, and meet some fierce fish with a shark diving experience.

To find more things to do, reviews, maps, and tourist information, read our Muscat online trip itinerary builder.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Sur to Muscat. In December in Muscat, expect temperatures between 30°C during the day and 21°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 4th (Wed) to allow time for the flight back home.
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Oman travel guide

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Sacred & Religious Sites · Beaches · Flea Markets
Underdeveloped and largely ignored by foreign visitors until the 1970s, Oman now represents one of the region's top vacation destinations, attracting tourists with its pretty beaches, impressive dunes, and friendly mountain villages. A tour of Oman allows travelers to discover a traditional Middle Eastern way of life, authentic cuisine, and thriving urban centers where centuries-old heritage meets every modern amenity under the sun. In a country of well-maintained roads, many visitors choose to drive from one city to the next, where a typical Oman itinerary will include World Heritage Sites, historic forts, modern beaches, and an eclectic dining scene.
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