15 days in Oman Itinerary

15 days in Oman Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Muscat
— 2 nights
2
Khasab
— 2 nights
3
Nizwa
— 2 nights
4
Salalah
— 2 nights
5
Al Wusta Governorate
— 1 day
6
Sur
— 2 nights

2
nights
Muscat

Muscat ©
The capital and largest city of Oman, the coastal city of Muscat boasts numerous historical sites and pristine modern developments.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Daymaniyat Islands Nature Reserve and Mohammed Al Ameen mosque . There's much more to do: see the interesting displays at Bait Al Zubair, learn about all things military at Sultan's Armed Forces Museum, tour the pleasant surroundings at Pebble Beach, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Sultan Qaboos Grand Mosque.

To see more things to do, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Muscat online itinerary planner.

Belgrade, Serbia to Muscat is an approximately 12.5-hour flight. You'll lose 3 hours traveling from Belgrade to Muscat due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Belgrade in August, plan for somewhat warmer days in Muscat, with highs around °C, while nights are much warmer with lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sat) to allow enough time to fly to Khasab.

Things to do in Muscat

Parks Wildlife Museums

Side Trip

Daymaniyat Islands Nature Reserve
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Sultan Qaboos Grand Mosque ©
Sultan Qaboos Grand Mosque
Daymaniyat Islands Nature Reserve ©
Daymaniyat Islands Nature Reserve
Wadi Al Arbeieen ©
Wadi Al Arbeieen

2
nights
Khasab

Khasab ©
A lively provincial capital, Khasab has been termed the "Norway of Arabia," because of its dramatic coastline, where dramatic inlets resemble the fjords of Scandinavia.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Sun): explore the activities along Khawr Najd and then make a trip to Khasab Fort. On the next day, step into the grandiose world of Festung Cacapo and then choose your vessel at Khasab Musandam Dhow Cruise & Camping.

To find reviews, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Khasab trip itinerary builder.

You can fly from Muscat to Khasab in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and car; or do a combination of bus and car. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Khasab when traveling from Muscat in August, with lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Nizwa.

Things to do in Khasab

Transportation Tours Outdoors
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Khasab Musandam Dhow Cruise & Camping ©
Khasab Musandam Dhow Cruise & Camping
Khawr Najd ©
Khawr Najd
Khasab Fort ©
Khasab Fort

2
nights
Nizwa

Nizwa ©
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 7th (Tue): appreciate the extensive heritage of Nizwa Fort, make a trip to Birkat Al Mouz Ruins, and then surround yourself with nature on Desert Camels Adventure Tours. On the 8th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Jebel Akhdar and then contemplate the long history of Tanuf Ruins.

To find maps, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Nizwa tour itinerary builder website.

Getting from Khasab to Nizwa by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of ferry, car, bus, and taxi. When traveling from Khasab in August, plan for a bit cooler days in Nizwa, with highs around °C, while nights are cooler with lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Salalah.

Things to do in Nizwa

Tours Outdoors Nature
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Jebel Akhdar ©
Jebel Akhdar
Birkat Al Mouz Ruins ©
Birkat Al Mouz Ruins
 Nizwa Fort ©
Nizwa Fort

2
nights
Salalah

Salalah ©
The Sultanate's second city, Salalah has become known as a southerly counterpoint to the capital in the north.
On the 9th (Thu), take an unorthodox tour of Earth Gravity Controversial, explore the ancient world of The Frankincense Trail, and then kick back and relax at Al Mughsail Beach. On your second day here, explore the historical opulence of Taqah Castle, explore the striking landscape at Teeq Cave and Tawi Ateer Sinkhole, and then head outdoors with Wadi Darbat.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, read Salalah trip maker website.

You can fly from Nizwa to Salalah in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi and bus. Expect a bit warmer evenings in Salalah when traveling from Nizwa in August, with lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Al Wusta Governorate.

Things to do in Salalah

Outdoors Historic Sites Parks
Highlights from your plan
Al Mughsail Beach ©
Al Mughsail Beach
Earth Gravity Controversial ©
Earth Gravity Controversial
Teeq Cave and Tawi Ateer Sinkhole ©
Teeq Cave and Tawi Ateer Sinkhole

1
day
Al Wusta Governorate

Al Wusta Governorate ©
Al Wusta is one of the governorates of Oman. Start off your visit on the 11th (Sat): stroll through Arabian Oryx Sanctuary.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Al Wusta Governorate trip planner.

Drive from Salalah to Al Wusta Governorate in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. On the 11th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Sur.

Things to do in Al Wusta Governorate

Parks Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Arabian Oryx Sanctuary ©
Arabian Oryx Sanctuary

2
nights
Sur

Sur ©
Sur is a capital city of Ash Sharqiyah Region, northeastern Oman, on the coast of the Gulf of Oman. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Ras al Hadd Castle and Sur Maritime Museum. Explore Sur's surroundings by going to Wahiba Sands (in Jalan Bani Buhassan), Wadi Bani Khalid (in Muscat) and Al Kamil Wal Wafi (Old Castle Museum & Al Saleel National Park). There's lots more to do: take in the dramatic natural features at Wadi Shab, step into the grandiose world of Bilad Sur Castle, and kick back and relax at Turtle Beach.

For other places to visit, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Sur driving holiday planning site.

Drive from Al Wusta Governorate to Sur in 8.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. In August, daytime highs in Sur are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Sur

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Al Kamil Wal Wafi, Wahiba Sands, Turtle Beach, Wadi Bani Khalid
Highlights from your plan
Wadi Shab ©
Wadi Shab
Wadi Bani Khalid ©
Wadi Bani Khalid
Al Saleel National Park ©
Al Saleel National Park

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