Explore forts, villages, and stunning mountain vistas on a journey through Oman’s cultural heritage
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Experience a Full-Day Nizwa Tour with Local Lunch, starting from Shatti Al-Qurum, near the Intercontinental Hotel. Discover Oman’s rich heritage of forts and castles, which have served as historical defense points. We’ll explore a selection of these architectural marvels, departing at 9 a.m. for Nizwa, Oman’s cultural hub. Our journey begins with a visit to the enchanting ancestral village of Birkat Al Mawz nestled at the base of the verdant Jebel Akhdar. Then, we’ll head to the heart of Nizwa to glimpse its impressive Fort and iconic circular cannon Tower, strolling through the traditional Nizwa Souq. Enjoy a local restaurant lunch before we continue to the remarkable Jabreen Fort, a 17th-century masterpiece known for its exquisite plasterwork, intricately carved doors, and painted wooden ceiling beams. Following our visit to Jabreen Castle, we’ll embark on a scenic drive toward Jebel Shams, one of Oman’s renowned mountains. En route, we’ll pass through Bahla, one of Oman’s oldest small towns, featuring its own fort. Our journey concludes in Nizwa’s downtown, and we’ll smoothly return to Muscat after an enriching day. The tour concludes at Avenue Mall, and we’ll provide a convenient transfer back to your hotel.
- Begin at Shatti Al-Qurum near the Intercontinental Hotel for a cultural tour of Oman’s forts and castles.
- Explore Nizwa, the cultural capital, and its impressive Fort and Cannon Tower.
- Visit Birkat Al Mawz village at the base of Jebel Akhdar.
- Discover Jabreen Fort, renowned for its stunning plasterwork and design.
- Journey to Jebel Shams, a famous Omani mountain, passing Bahla town and its fort.
- End the day at Muscat’s Avenue Mall before returning to your hotel.
What’s included in the ticket
- Pick-up and drop-off at appointed hotels or locations on a Sharing basis.
- Professional and experienced tour guides.
- Entrance fees to Jabreen Fort.
- Photostop at Bahla Fort.
- Lunch and Soft Drinks.
- Birkat Al Mawz, Jebel Akhdar and Jebel Shams (Passing By)
- Any other expenses not covered in the list above
- The duration of the tour is 9 hours, depending on traffic conditions
- The tour operates only on Monday, Wednesday, Thursday & Saturday.