13 days in Oman Itinerary

13 days in Oman Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Oman sightseeing planner
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Fly
1
Khasab
— 1 night
Fly
2
Salalah
— 3 nights
Fly to Muscat, Drive to Al Hamra
3
Al Hamra
— 2 nights
Drive
4
Nakhl
— 1 night
Drive
5
Muscat
— 5 nights

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Khasab — 1 night

A lively provincial capital, Khasab has been termed the "Norway of Arabia," because of its dramatic coastline, where dramatic inlets resemble the fjords of Scandinavia.
On the 23rd (Wed), don't miss a visit to Khasab Fort and then race across the water with a speed boat tour. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: stroll through Bassa Public Beach and then contemplate the waterfront views at Khawr Najd.

To see ratings, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Khasab tour itinerary site.

Muscat to Khasab is an approximately 3.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and car. In February, daily temperatures in Khasab can reach 28°C, while at night they dip to 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Thu) early enough to fly to Salalah.
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Salalah — 3 nights

The Sultanate's second city, Salalah has become known as a southerly counterpoint to the capital in the north.
Get outdoors at ABT Divers and Al Balid Archeological Site. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Al Fizayah Beach and Anantara Spa at Al Baleed Resort Salalah. There's more to do: step into the grandiose world of Taqah Castle and Head underground at Marneef Cave.

To see other places to visit, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Salalah tour itinerary builder site.

Traveling by flight from Khasab to Salalah takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car and bus. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from Khasab in February: highs in Salalah hover around 32°C, while lows dip to 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Al Hamra.
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Al Hamra — 2 nights

On the 28th (Mon), steep yourself in history at Tanuf Ruins and then surround yourself with nature on Desert Camels Adventure Tours. On the 1st (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the stunning scenery at Snake Canyon and then stroll through Track Wadi Bani Awf.

To find reviews, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Al Hamra itinerary maker app.

Do a combination of flight and car from Salalah to Al Hamra in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and taxi. Expect much colder temperatures when traveling from Salalah in February; daily highs in Al Hamra reach 19°C and lows reach 8°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Nakhl.
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Nakhl — 1 night

On the 2nd (Wed), witness a stunning natural landmark at Al Thowarah Hot Springs and then steep yourself in history at Nakhal Fort.

To see more things to do, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Nakhl trip website.

Drive from Al Hamra to Nakhl in 3 hours. Expect a daytime high around 22°C in March, and nighttime lows around 12°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Wed) so you can travel to Muscat.
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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.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Sultan's Armed Forces Museum and Al Sifah Beach. Get some cultural insight at Yiti and Museum of Illusions. Spend the 3rd (Thu) spotting exotic species with a safari tour. Next up on the itinerary: stroll through Daymaniyat Islands Nature Reserve, take an in-depth tour of Ghalya's Museum of Modern Art, make a trip to Mohammed Al Ameen mosque , and examine the collection at Amouage.

To see where to stay, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Muscat trip planning tool.

Explore your travel options from Nakhl to Muscat with the Route module. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Nakhl in March; daily highs in Muscat reach 34°C and lows reach 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Mon) so you can travel 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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