Jebel Shams & Oman’s Grand Canyon Day Tour
Leave the capital city for an adventure in wilderness and history. Spend the day in the Hajar Mountains: visit Nizwa, the ancient capital of the Sultanate, with its authentic souk and its majestic fort. Walk between the palm trees in the mountain village of Misfat al Abriyeen. And drive all the way to the top of Jebel Shams, the highest peak of the Hajar Mountains, to admire the breathtaking view over the Grand Canyon of Oman.
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What's included :
- Bottled water
- All Fees and Taxes
- Private transportation
What's excluded :
- This is a typical itinerary for this product
Stop At: Nizwa, Nizwa, Ad-Dakhiliyah Governorate
Leave Muscat in the early morning to plunge into the heart of the Hajar Mountains. It takes about one hour to reach Nizwa, the ancient capital of Oman. You can explore the city on foot. First, lost yourself in the alleys of its traditional market. Then, go back in times as you explore its huge fort. Climbing to the top, enjoy the view over the city and the mountains surrounding it.
Duration: 1 hour
Stop At: Misfat al Abreyeen, Al Hamra Oman
After an hour in Nizwa, go deeper into the mountains to reach the small perched village of Misfat al Abriyeen. This village looks like a true oasis, with its numerous palm trees and banana plantations. They are irrigated by the Aflaj, an underground system listed by the Unesco.
Duration: 1 hour
Stop At: Jebel Shams, Al Hamra Oman
Start an impressive drive to the top of the highest peak in the region: the Jebel Shams. The view over there, upon Wadi an Nakhr, known as the Grand Canyon of the Middle East, is simply breathtaking. Enjoy it as you then go back to Muscat by the end of the afternoon.
Duration: 30 minutes
Departure Point :Traveler pickup is offered
Departure Time :9:00 AM
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Hotel Pickup :
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- A current valid passport is required on the day of travel
- Not wheelchair accessible
- Infants must sit on laps
- Most travelers can participate
- This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
- 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.