7 days in Oman Itinerary

7 days in Oman Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Oman journey planner
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Fly
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Muscat
— 2 nights
Drive
2
Nakhl
— 1 night
Drive
3
Sur
— 1 night
Drive
4
Nizwa
— 2 nights
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Muscat — 2 nights

The capital and largest city of Oman, the coastal city of Muscat boasts numerous historical sites and pristine modern developments.
On the 1st (Tue), spend a fun day on foot with Walking tours. There's lots more to do: tour the pleasant surroundings at Qurum Beach, make a trip to Corniche, have unforgettable encounters with a shark diving experience, and have fun and explore at The National Museum of Oman.

To find photos, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Muscat trip website.

Kuwait City, Kuwait to Muscat is an approximately 6-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Arabian Standard Time to Gulf Standard Time is 1 hour. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Kuwait City in November, with highs in Muscat at 34°C and lows at 25°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Thu) so you can travel to Nakhl.
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Outdoors · Tours · Museums · Childrens Museums
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Nakhl — 1 night

Kick off your visit on the 4th (Fri): witness a stunning natural landmark at Al Thowarah Hot Springs and then steep yourself in history at Nakhal Fort.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Nakhl trip builder website.

Explore your travel options from Muscat to Nakhl with the Route module. Plan for much colder temperatures traveling from Muscat in November, with highs in Nakhl at 21°C and lows at 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Sur.
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Nature · Parks · Historic Sites
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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. Start off your visit on the 5th (Sat): take in the dramatic natural features at Wadi Shab and then see the interesting displays at Sur Maritime Museum.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, read our Sur trip planner.

Traveling by car from Nakhl to Sur takes 3.5 hours. Plan for much warmer temperatures traveling from Nakhl in November, with highs in Sur at 36°C and lows at 25°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sat) so you can drive to Nizwa.
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Museums · Nature · Parks
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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.
Start off your visit on the 6th (Sun): stop by Nizwa Grand Mall, then get to know the fascinating history of Nizwa Fort, and then browse the eclectic array of goods at Nizwa Souk. Keep things going the next day: contemplate the long history of Jibreen Castle, then contemplate the long history of Bahla Fort, and then steep yourself in history at Misfat al Abreyeen.

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

Traveling by car from Sur to Nizwa takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi. Expect much colder temperatures when traveling from Sur in November; daily highs in Nizwa reach 21°C and lows reach 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Mon) to allow time to fly back home.
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Historic Sites · Shopping
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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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