4 days in Oman Itinerary

4 days in Oman Itinerary

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Fly
1
Khasab
— 1 day
Fly
2
Nizwa
— 1 night
Drive
3
Bilad Manah
— 1 night
Drive
4
Al Hamra
— 1 day
Drive
5
Muscat
— 1 night

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Khasab — 1 day

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 22nd (Sat), fulfill a lifelong dream with a swim-with-the-dolphins experience and then step into the grandiose world of Festung Cacapo.

For traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Khasab trip builder site.

Muscat to Khasab is an approximately 3.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and car. Expect a daytime high around 27°C in January, and nighttime lows around 20°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sat) so you can catch the flight to Nizwa.
Wildlife · Tours · Outdoors · Historic Sites
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Nizwa — 1 night

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.
On the 23rd (Sun), contemplate the long history of Nizwa Fort and then browse the eclectic array of goods at Nizwa Souk.

For ratings, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Nizwa tour website.

Traveling by flight from Khasab to Nizwa takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of ferry, car, bus, and taxi. Traveling from Khasab in January, expect nights in Nizwa to be colder, around 6°C, while days are slightly colder, around 18°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sun) early enough to travel to Bilad Manah.
Shopping · Historic Sites
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Bilad Manah — 1 night

To see other places to visit, reviews, photos, and tourist information, go to the Bilad Manah online holiday planner.

Bilad Manah is just a short distance from Nizwa. You will leave for Al Hamra on the 24th (Mon).
Historic Sites
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Al Hamra — 1 day

Kick off your visit on the 24th (Mon): explore the stunning scenery at Wadi Ghul - Oman's Grand Canyon and then take in the awesome beauty at Jebel Shams.

For other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Al Hamra trip itinerary maker website.

Getting from Bilad Manah to Al Hamra by car takes about an hour. In January, daytime highs in Al Hamra are 18°C, while nighttime lows are 6°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Mon) early enough to travel to Muscat.
Parks · Nature
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Muscat — 1 night

The capital and largest city of Oman, the coastal city of Muscat boasts numerous historical sites and pristine modern developments.
Start off your visit on the 25th (Tue): hunt for treasures at Mutrah Souq, then see the interesting displays at Bait Al Zubair, then don't miss a visit to Corniche, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Qurum Beach.

To find maps, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Muscat online visit planner.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Al Hamra to Muscat. Traveling from Al Hamra in January, things will get somewhat warmer in Muscat: highs are around 29°C and lows about 19°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Tue) so you can travel back home.
Shopping · Parks · Museums · Beaches
Side Trip
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Oman travel guide

4.4
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.

Ad-Dakhiliyah Governorate travel guide

4.2
Historic Walking Areas · Mountains · Flea Markets