14 days in Oman Itinerary

14 days in Oman Itinerary

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Bus to Rustaq Souq, Drive to Nizwa
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Nizwa
— 2 nights
Taxi to Sinaw, Bus to Salalah
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Salalah
— 3 nights
Bus
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Muscat
— 5 nights
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Nizwa — 2 nights

Once the capital of the sultanate, Nizwa stands as one of the longest-established urban areas in the country, and has retained its traditional core.
Change things up with these side-trips from Nizwa: Al Hamra (Misfat al Abreyeen & Al Hoota Cave). And it doesn't end there: get to know the fascinating history of Nizwa Fort, contemplate the long history of Bahla Fort, hunt for treasures at Nizwa Souk, and step into the grandiose world of Jibreen Castle.

For other places to visit, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Nizwa trip maker website.

Dubai, United Arab Emirates to Nizwa is an approximately 15-hour combination of bus and car. You can also drive; or do a combination of flight, bus, and car; or do a combination of bus and car. In July, Nizwa is cooler than Dubai - with highs of 35°C and lows of 25°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sun) so you can catch the flight 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.
Salalah is known for historic sites, beaches, and museums. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: enjoy the sand and surf at Al Mughsail Beach, get outside with Wadi Darbat, Head underground at Marneef Cave, and explore the different monuments and memorials at Nabi Ayoub's Tomb.

To see reviews, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Salalah online day trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Nizwa to Salalah takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi and bus. While traveling from Nizwa, expect a bit cooler days and a bit warmer nights in Salalah, ranging from highs of 32°C to lows of 29°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 7th (Thu) to allow time for the flight 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.
On the 8th (Fri), spend a fun day on foot with Walking tours. Next up on the itinerary: kick back and relax at Qurum Beach, browse the eclectic array of goods at Mutrah Souq, identify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas, and explore the world behind art at The National Museum of Oman.

For photos, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Muscat road trip app.

Getting from Salalah to Muscat by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Salalah in July: high temperatures in Muscat hover around 43°C and lows are around 36°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Tue) early enough to fly 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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