Nizwa Full Day (Muscat tours) : Oman Shore excursions

This tour takes you first to Nizwa, the old capital of Oman. The Nizwa Souq is among the largest of its kind in the country.
Next to the Souq is Nizwa Fortress. The fort is a museum today and offers splendid views of this ancient town and the surrounding mountains.
Then we drive to Al Hamra, to visit the old village and see the tradition homes their .
Then we move on towards Misfath al Abreen. This picturesque village lies on a steep slope at the foot of Jebel Shams, a few kilometres from the village of Al Hamra and consists of old homes and narrow streets. It has a large Falaj system which supplies water for many orchards, date palms and vegetables. It is worth to spend at least 1 � hours walking around the village. There are marked footpaths through the village and surrounding area. In the late afternoon we drive back to Muscat.

per adult from

$269

NZD

Duration

8 hours

Pickup

Hotel pickup available

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  • What's included :
    • Fuel surcharge
    • Local taxes
    • National Park fees
    • Bottled water
    • Driver/guide
    • Hotel/port pickup and drop-off
    • Private tour
    • Round-trip private transfer
    • Transport by private vehicle (Maximum capacity : Salon Car 3 seats / 4 X4 vehicles 6 seats
    • At Friday the fort close at 11:00 AM , so it is not always guarantee to visit it from inside in case of Friday trip
    What's excluded :
    • Gratuities
    • Lunch
  • This is a typical itinerary for this product

    Pass By: Oman Day Tours, 3716 53 Al Ghobra Street Way Way 3716, Muscat 113 Oman

    One among the most amazing trips from Oman day tours is Nizwa full day trip .
    Enjoy the traditions and local life of the Omani people and take unforgettable photos through Nizwa full day trip that considered from the Hi Sale trips among Oman day tours

    Stop At: Nizwa Souk, City Center Close to the fort, Nizwa 611 Oman

    This tour takes you first to Nizwa, the old capital of Oman. The Nizwa Souq is among the largest of its kind in the country. A wide variety of vendors offer their goods in the streets of the souk from 05:00 am to about 10:00 am each morning. Here you can find fish, meat, vegetables, pottery, jewellery, handicrafts and souvenirs which are sold in authentic old market halls that few places can boast. Especially interesting is the Friday cattle market, when the locals from the nearby villages come to sell their donkeys, goats, cattle, sheep and chickens in a circus style open market place.

    Duration: 1 hour

    Pass By: Nizwa Fort Oman, Nizwa Oman

    Next to the Souq is Nizwa Fortress. The fort is a museum today and offers splendid views of this ancient town and the surrounding mountains. You can walk around in this impressive fortress and visit its many rooms, passages and towers. The fort is an architectural testimony to the economic and military achievements of the early Yaruba dynasty from the mid-17th century. It was a military stronghold designed to withstand even the strongest of attacks at the time. Even along the corridors, many traps were laid to deter any intruders that might have penetrated the defences.

    Stop At: Al Hamra, Oman

    We drive to Al Hamra, to visit the old village and see the tradition homes their,

    Duration: 30 minutes

    Stop At: Misfat al Abriyyin, Misfat al Abriyyin, Ad-Dakhiliyah Governorate

    Then we drive to Al Hamra, to visit the old village and see the tradition homes their,

    Then we move on towards Misfath al Abreen. This picturesque village lies on a steep slope at the foot of Jebel Shams, a few kilometres from the village of Al Hamra and consists of old homes and narrow streets. It has a large Falaj system which supplies water for many orchards, date palms and vegetables.There are marked footpaths through the village and surrounding area.

    Duration: 1 hour

  • Departure Point :
    Traveler pickup is offered
    As it is Private trip so Pick up time is flexible . Recommended pick up time before 9:00 AM . Pick up from any location in Muscat Airports
    • Seeb Airport, Oman
    Ports
    • Muscat
    Return Detail :
    -
    Hotel Pickup :
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking, unless booked within 1 day of travel. In this case confirmation will be received as soon as possible, subject to availability
    • A current valid passport is required on the day of travel
    • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
    • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
    • Forts close at 11:00 AM early in Friday , so it is not guarantee that forts will be visited from inside incase of friday booking or it will be stop photo from outside ( Highly recommended not to be friday )
    • Child rate applies only when sharing with 2 paying adults
    • Children must be accompanied by an adult
    • Infant meals not included
    • At time of booking, Cruise ship passengers must provide the following information at time of booking: ship name, docking time, disembarkation time and re-boarding time
    • May be operated by a multi-lingual guide with Extra charge
    • A current valid passport is required on the day of travel
    • Forts close at 11:00 at Friday , so it is not always guarantee on Friday bookings to visit the fort from inside .
    • Infant seats available
    • Most travelers can participate
    • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
    • Face masks required for travelers in public areas
    • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
    • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
  • You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

Language

English

Age Req.

-

Fitness Req.

None

Group Size

5

Organised by Day tours

Activity ID: V-13787P34

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