Heavenly oman – 7 Days
Oman is your heavenly terrain, Only a true travel lover would have a dream list of destinations that are unexplored and untouched. Oman is one such beauty that’s enveloped with beautiful beaches, picturesque mountains and golden desert sands.
Sultan Qaboos Grand Mousqe
The Sultan Qaboos Grand Mosque is the main mosque in the Sultanate of Oman, located in the capital city of Muscat. The mosque is built on a site occupying 416,000 m2, and the complex extends to cover an area of 40,000 m2. The newly built Grand Mosque was inaugurated by Sultan of Oman on May 4, 2001 to celebrate 30 years of his reign. (P.C: women should wear Hijab and long dress, Men should wear long sleeves and Jeans)
Al Dhalam (Darkness) Souq is the local name for the Muttrah Souq. It is one of the oldest marketplaces in Oman dating back two hundred years. It is located adjacent to the harbour of Muscat and has seen immense trade in the age of sail.
In the Muttrah area of Muscat takes place a traditional fish market, not far from the Corniche and the Souq. At the moment it is still small and full of charm. This area is where you come to observe everyday life.
Bait Al Baranda museum (Bait Zubair)
Bait Al Baranda used to be the residence of a prominent merchant in the early 20th century. Exhibits include art and historical displays from across the ages. this museum details the history of Oman and the Muscat region. Covering topics from the geology of the country and plate tectonics to Oman’s military and political history.
Al Alam palace
One of six sultanic residences of the monarch, has a history of over 200 years, and was built under the watch of Imam Sultan bin Ahmed, the 7th direct grandfather of Sultan Qaboos. The existing palace, which has a facade of gold and blue, was rebuilt as a royal residence in 1972.
Royal Opera House
Is Oman's premier venue for musical arts and culture. The opera house is located in Shati Al-Qurm district of Muscat on Sultan Qaboos Street. Built on the royal orders of Sultan Qaboos of Oman in 2011, the Royal Opera House reflects unique contemporary Omani architecture.
Amouage perfumes factory
The company was founded, at the request of Sultan Qaboos bin Said al Said. Amouage is an international luxury fragrance brand founded in 1983 in Oman and operated by the Oman Perfumery LLC.
Is a 400-year-old town in the region Ad Dakhiliyah, in north-eastern Oman. As a province it is home to a number of villages including the mountainside village of Misfat Al Abryeen. It lies on the southern slopes of the Akhdar (Green) Mountains. It is also known as Hamra Al Abryeen with reference to the Al Abri tribe who live there.
Misfat Al Abryeen
Misfat Al Abriyeen has become quite an attractive tourist destination in recent years due to the many features that make it a wonderful experience for any visitor. The village boasts amazing agricultural terraces, beautiful alleys, and old houses built on top of solid rocks.
Jabal Shams (Mountain of Sun)
It is the highest mountain of the Hajar range and the country. The mountain is a popular sightseeing area. The Ministry of Tourism, states the North Summit to be 3,009 m (9,872 ft)) high. In the summer, temperature is around 20 °C (68 °F) and in the winter it drops to less than 0 °C (32 °F).
This souq lies in the vicinity of the walls of the famous Nizwa Fort. Its building embraces both traditional and modern architectural lines. Through its many alleys and divisions, Nizwa Souq has remained for hundreds of years home to a number of local industries, such as daggers, copper, spinning, livestock sale, fish, vegetables and handicrafts.
It was built in the 1650s by the second Ya’rubi ; Imam Sultan Bin Saif Al Ya'rubi. The fort's design reflects the Omani architectural ingenuity in the Ya’rubi era that witnessed considerable advancement in military fortifications and the introduction of mortar-based warfare.
Is one of four historic fortresses situated at the foot of the Jebel Akhdar highlands in Oman and the country's only UNESCO-listed fort added in 1987. The fort underwent massive restoration efforts and reopened in 2012.
Jabreen Castle dates back to 1670. Its design and construction were supervised by the Al Immam BilArab bin Sultan Al Y`aribi. This fort was a beautiful palace for the Immam and his family and a bastion during wartime. It was also a beacon of education and contained many study rooms.
Jebel Al Akhdar (Green Mountain)
This mostly limestone mountain is one of the highest points in Oman and eastern Arabia. Jebel Akhdar lies at the central section of Al Hajar range, located around 150 km (93 mi) from Muscat and accessible only by four-wheel drive. The range is mostly desert, but at higher altitudes receives around 300 mm (12 in) of precipitation annually moist enough to allow the growth of shrubs and trees and support agriculture.
Birkat AL Mouz
Birkat Al Mawz roughly translates as ‘Banana Pool’, an appropriate name as a drive through the village plantation will reveal. There are several interesting things to see, including a fort, an active falaj (irrigation channel), some interesting old buildings that are in the process of being saved from ruin, and a thick plantation of date palms that invite a quiet stroll.
Ibra, Al Minzifa
It was once a trading hub at the gates to the Sharqiyah Sands, Ibra today is a modern city complete with university, hospital and hotels. Its many forts and mosques are some of the oldest in Oman, with Al Minzifah and the Wednesday Women’s Market just some of the must-see highlights. Tourists normally stops at Al Minzifah which has more decor details left and impressive structures still standing.
Wahiba Bedouin Rustic Camp
Wahiba Bedouin Rustic Camp offers eco-friendly accommodations. It features trekking activities and an authentic bedouin experience. The camp also includes a sun terrace. Guests can enjoy the sunset view and the on-site restaurant. All room rates includes breakfast and
Wadi Bani Khalid
Is one of the best-known wadis in the Sultanate of Oman. Its stream maintains a constant flow of water throughout the year. Large pools of water and boulders are scattered along the course of the wadi.
Jalan Bani Bu Ali
Is a commercial town and tourist destination in Oman. There are many shops and supermarkets, but most famous is the traditional souq. This souq is in the south of the town about 1km from the centre and is open on Friday morning. Also there are many wadis which contain different types of trees and fascinatingly shaped sand dunes with pools of standing water between them.
Ras Al Jinz turtle Reserve
The Ras Al Jinz beach is world renown for the nesting endangered green turtle (Chelonia mydas), probably the most important nesting concentration on the Indian Ocean. This is the only official place where the public can watch the nesting process of these amazing sea giants.
Sur Ships Factory
Oman was once famous for manufacturing of wooden ships that were used to transport Indian spices and products. The last wooden ship factories are still operating on the shore of the Omani city of Sur.
Wadi Tiwi, adjacent to Wadi Shab. Named after Tiwi Village, the Wadi is as close to a rainforest. Emerald pools, old villages and lush green plantations make this a memorable experience.
It is a very popular outdoor attraction for both locals and expats The main attraction of the wadi is the water fall in the cave, which you can reach after a roughly 40 mins hike and swimming in 2-3 pools.
Fence is a coastal village located in the state of Qurayyat in the Governorate of Muscat in the Sultanate of Oman. The village is characterized by its mild climate, its high mountains, and its breathtaking sea and its attractive beaches.
Known as Bimmah Sinkhole in English, is a water-filled depression, structurally a sinkhole, in the limestone of eastern Muscat Governorate in the Sultanate of Oman, very close to the Al Sharqiyah region just off the highway to Sur, few kilometers before Tiwi Valley of the Arabs.
Wadi Al Arbeieen
Is one of the most beautiful wadis in the Sultanate, experiencing a constant flow of water from the eastern Hajar mountains and providing a source of irrigation to the surrounding villages and date palm farms.
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