30 days in Oman Itinerary

30 days in Oman Itinerary

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Muscat
— 9 nights
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Nakhl
— 1 night
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Al Sharqiyah
— 1 night
Drive
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Sur
— 2 nights
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Nizwa
— 4 nights
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Khasab
— 5 nights
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Salalah
— 7 nights
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Muscat — 9 nights

The capital and largest city of Oman, the coastal city of Muscat boasts numerous historical sites and pristine modern developments.
Go for a jaunt from Muscat to Seeb to see Al Naseem Park about 44 minutes away. On the 2nd (Thu), spend a fun day on foot with Walking tours. And it doesn't end there: hunt for treasures at Mutrah Souq, explore the striking landscape at Bimmah Sinkhole, examine the collection at Bait Al Zubair, and admire the engineering at Wadi Dayqah Dam.

To find traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Muscat online trip planner.

Amsterdam, The Netherlands to Muscat is an approximately 13-hour flight. You'll lose 3 hours traveling from Amsterdam to Muscat due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Amsterdam in June, expect Muscat to be warmer, temps between 45°C and 36°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Fri) so you can travel to Nakhl.
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Nakhl — 1 night

On the 11th (Sat), take in the natural beauty of Al Thowarah Hot Springs and then steep yourself in history at Nakhal Fort.

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The Route module can help you plan travel from Muscat to Nakhl. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Muscat in June; daily highs in Nakhl reach 35°C and lows reach 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sat) so you can travel to Al Sharqiyah.
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Al Sharqiyah — 1 night

On the 12th (Sun), contemplate the waterfront views at Wadi Tiwi.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Al Sharqiyah road trip planner.

Getting from Nakhl to Al Sharqiyah by car takes about 3 hours. Traveling from Nakhl in June, things will get somewhat warmer in Al Sharqiyah: highs are around 47°C and lows about 35°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sun) so you can go by car to Sur.
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Sur — 2 nights

Sur is a capital city of Ash Sharqiyah Region, northeastern Oman, on the coast of the Gulf of Oman. Start off your visit on the 13th (Mon): step into the grandiose world of Ras al Hadd Castle, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Ras Al Jinz Turtle Reserve, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Turtle Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 14th (Tue): take in the dramatic natural features at Wadi Shab and then step into the grandiose world of Bilad Sur Castle.

To see maps, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Sur day trip planning tool.

You can drive from Al Sharqiyah to Sur in 2.5 hours. In June, daily temperatures in Sur can reach 47°C, while at night they dip to 35°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Tue) so you can go by car to Nizwa.
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Nizwa — 4 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.
Venture out of the city with trips to Snake Canyon (in Wadi Bani Awf) and Al Hamra (Al Hoota Cave, Misfat al Abreyeen, &more). Next up on the itinerary: appreciate the extensive heritage of Nizwa Fort, steep yourself in history at Bahla Fort, buy something for everyone on your list at Nizwa Grand Mall, and explore the historical opulence of Jibreen Castle.

To see ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Nizwa trip planner.

Drive from Sur to Nizwa in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Sur in June; daily highs in Nizwa reach 35°C and lows reach 24°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Sat) early enough to catch the flight to Khasab.
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Khasab — 5 nights

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.
Go for a jaunt from Khasab to Bukha to see Bukha Fort about 36 minutes away. There's still lots to do: fulfill a lifelong dream with a swim-with-the-dolphins experience, make a trip to Khasab Fort, explore the historical opulence of Festung Cacapo, and contemplate the waterfront views at Khawr Najd.

To see reviews, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Khasab trip maker site.

Traveling by flight from Nizwa to Khasab takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi, bus, car, and ferry. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Nizwa in June; daily highs in Khasab reach 43°C and lows reach 36°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Thu) early enough to fly to Salalah.
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Salalah — 7 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: tour the pleasant surroundings at Al Mughsail Beach, explore the fascinating underground world of Marneef Cave, head outdoors with Wadi Darbat, and examine the collection at Museum of the Frankincense Land.

To see photos, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Salalah online trip itinerary builder.

Traveling by flight from Khasab to Salalah takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car and bus. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Khasab in June; daily highs in Salalah reach 37°C and lows reach 32°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Thu) 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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