48 days in Oman Itinerary

48 days in Oman Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Kuwait City
Fly:  3 h
1
Muscat
— 2 nights
Drive:  30 min
2
Ruwi
— 2 nights
Taxi:  30 min
3
Muttrah
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h
4
Qurayyat
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h
5
Sur
— 3 nights
Drive:  45 min
6
Al Hadd
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h
7
Jalan Bani Buhassan
— 2 nights
Drive:  30 min
8
Al Kamil Wal Wafi
— 8 nights
Drive:  2 h
9
Al Sharqiyah
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 30 min
10
Ibra
— 1 night
+2
Taxi + Fly + Taxi:  4 h 45 min
11
Mirbat
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 30 min
12
Salalah
— 2 nights
Fly + Taxi:  3 h 30 min
13
Nizwa
— 2 nights
Drive:  45 min
14
Al Hamra
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
15
Ibri
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h
16
Buraimi
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h
17
Sohar
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h
18
Ar Rustaq
— 1 night
Drive:  45 min
19
Nakhl
— 3 nights
Drive:  45 min
20
Barka
— 2 nights
Drive:  30 min
21
Seeb
— 2 nights
Fly:  1 h 30 min
22
Khasab
— 2 nights
Fly:  4 h 30 min
End: Kuwait City

2
nights
Muscat

Muscat ©
The capital and largest city of Oman, the coastal city of Muscat boasts numerous historical sites and pristine modern developments.
You've added Hajjar Mountains, Wadi Bani Khalid, Bimmah Sinkhole, and other attractions to your itinerary. Discover out-of-the-way places like Oman Oil and Gas Exhibition Centre and Spas & Wellness. The adventure continues: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sultan Qaboos Grand Mosque, don't miss a visit to Centre for Omani Dress at Bait Al Zubair, explore the world behind art at Ghalya's Museum of Modern Art, and examine the collection at Bait Al Zubair.

Discover how to plan a Muscat trip in just a few steps with Inspirock's itinerary builder.

Kuwait City, Kuwait to Muscat is an approximately 3- hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Kuwait City to Muscat. Expect little chillier weather when traveling from Kuwait City in July: highs in Muscat hover around 43°C, while lows dip to 36°C. On the 3rd (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Ruwi.

Things to do in Muscat

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trip

Snake Canyon
Highlights from your plan
Sultan Qaboos Grand Mosque ©
Sultan Qaboos Grand Mosque
Qurum Beach ©
Qurum Beach
Oman Oil and Gas Exhibition Centre ©
Oman Oil and Gas Exhibition Centre

2
nights
Ruwi

Ruwi ©
One of the main commercial and business hubs in the sultanate, Ruwi has the feel of a buzzing, modern district and the architecture to match.
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Fri): examine the collection at The Currency Museum of Oman. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: enjoy the sand and surf at Yitti Beach.

For more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Ruwi day trip website.

Ruwi is very close to Muscat. In July, daytime highs in Ruwi are 43°C, while nighttime lows are 36°C. On the 5th (Sun), you're off to Muttrah.

Things to do in Ruwi

Beaches Parks Outdoors

Side Trip

Yitti Beach
Highlights from your plan
Yitti Beach ©
Yitti Beach

1
night
Muttrah

Muttrah ©
Muttrah, administratively a district, is located in the Muscat province of Oman. On the 6th (Mon), step into the grandiose world of Al Alam Palace, then walk around Riyam Park حديقة ريام, and then don't miss a visit to Corniche.

To find reviews, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Muttrah trip planning app.

Muttrah is very close to Ruwi. In July in Muttrah, expect temperatures between 43°C during the day and 36°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Mon) early enough to travel to Qurayyat.

Things to do in Muttrah

Historic Sites Parks

Side Trip

Muscat Governorate
Highlights from your plan
Al Alam Palace ©
Al Alam Palace
Riyam Park حديقة ريام ©
Riyam Park حديقة ريام
Corniche ©
Corniche

2
nights
Qurayyat

Qurayyat ©
On the 7th (Tue), see human ingenuity at work at Wadi Dayqah Dam and then Head underground at Majlis al Jinn Cave.

For ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Qurayyat day trip planning tool.

Traveling by car from Muttrah to Qurayyat takes 1.5 hours. You will leave for Sur on the 8th (Wed).

Things to do in Qurayyat

Parks Nature

Side Trip

Wadi Dayqah Dam
Highlights from your plan
Wadi Dayqah Dam ©
Wadi Dayqah Dam

3
nights
Sur

Sur ©
Sur is a capital city of Ash Sharqiyah Region, northeastern Oman, on the coast of the Gulf of Oman. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Ras al Hadd Castle and Bilad Sur Castle. There's still lots to do: take in the dramatic natural features at Wadi Shab, tour the pleasant surroundings at Ras Al Jinz Turtle Reserve, examine the collection at Sur Maritime Museum, and steep yourself in history at Sunaysilah Fort.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Sur route planner.

Traveling by car from Qurayyat to Sur takes 1.5 hours. In July, daily temperatures in Sur can reach 47°C, while at night they dip to 34°C. On the 11th (Sat), you'll travel to Al Hadd.

Things to do in Sur

Historic Sites Parks Nature
Highlights from your plan
Wadi Shab ©
Wadi Shab
Ras al Hadd Castle ©
Ras al Hadd Castle
Sunaysilah Fort ©
Sunaysilah Fort

2
nights
Al Hadd

Al Hadd ©
On the 12th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: kick back and relax at Turtle Beach.

To see where to stay, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Al Hadd trip planner.

Getting from Sur to Al Hadd by car takes about an hour. Expect a daytime high around 47°C in July, and nighttime lows around 34°C. On the 13th (Mon), you're off to Jalan Bani Buhassan.

Things to do in Al Hadd

Beaches Parks Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Turtle Beach ©
Turtle Beach

2
nights
Jalan Bani Buhassan

Jalan Bani Buhassan ©
On the 14th (Tue), admire nature's extreme beauty at Wahiba Sands.

For maps, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Jalan Bani Buhassan trip itinerary site.

Traveling by car from Al Hadd to Jalan Bani Buhassan takes 2 hours. In July, daily temperatures in Jalan Bani Buhassan can reach 47°C, while at night they dip to 34°C. On the 15th (Wed), you'll travel to Al Kamil Wal Wafi.

Things to do in Jalan Bani Buhassan

Nature Parks
Highlights from your plan
Wahiba Sands ©
Wahiba Sands

8
nights
Al Kamil Wal Wafi

Al Kamil Wal Wafi ©
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Old Castle Museum and Al Saleel National Park.

For traveler tips, ratings, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Al Kamil Wal Wafi trip planning app.

Al Kamil Wal Wafi is just a stone's throw from Jalan Bani Buhassan. In July, plan for daily highs up to 47°C, and evening lows to 34°C. On the 23rd (Thu), you're off to Al Sharqiyah.

Things to do in Al Kamil Wal Wafi

Wildlife Museums Nature
Highlights from your plan
Al Saleel National Park ©
Al Saleel National Park
Old Castle Museum ©
Old Castle Museum

1
night
Al Sharqiyah

Al Sharqiyah ©
On the 24th (Fri), delve into the distant past at Bibi Maryam Mausoleum.

Planning Al Sharqiyah trip won't be overwheling when you use's Insprock itinerary maker.

Traveling by car from Al Kamil Wal Wafi to Al Sharqiyah takes 2 hours. In July, daytime highs in Al Sharqiyah are 47°C, while nighttime lows are 34°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Fri) so you can go by car to Ibra.

Things to do in Al Sharqiyah

Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Bibi Maryam Mausoleum ©
Bibi Maryam Mausoleum

1
night
Ibra

Ibra ©
Ibra is the second largest city in the Ash Sharqiyah Region of Oman. Start off your visit on the 25th (Sat): take in the spiritual surroundings of Jami al-Hamoda Mosque and then stop by Ibra Ladies Souk.

To find other places to visit, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Ibra tour itinerary site.

Drive from Al Sharqiyah to Ibra in 1.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Mirbat.

Things to do in Ibra

Shopping Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Jami al-Hamoda Mosque ©
Jami al-Hamoda Mosque

1
night
Mirbat

Mirbat ©
Mirbat is a coastal town in the Dhofar governorate, in southwestern Oman. Start off your visit on the 26th (Sun): step into the grandiose world of Mirbat Castle, step into the grandiose world of Old Town of Mirbat, and then make a trip to Bin Ali Tomb.

To see more things to do, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Mirbat online journey planner.

Do a combination of taxi and flight from Ibra to Mirbat in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi and bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to 32°C, and evening lows to 29°C. You'll set off for Salalah on the 27th (Mon).

Things to do in Mirbat

Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Old Town of Mirbat ©
Old Town of Mirbat
Mirbat Castle ©
Mirbat Castle
Bin Ali Tomb ©
Bin Ali Tomb

2
nights
Salalah

Salalah ©
The Sultanate's second city, Salalah has become known as a southerly counterpoint to the capital in the north.
Kick off your visit on the 28th (Tue): explore the fascinating underground world of Marneef Cave, then kick back and relax at Al Mughsail Beach, and then examine the collection at Museum of the Frankincense Land. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the dramatic natural features at Teeq Cave and Tawi Ateer Sinkhole, get outside with Wadi Darbat, and then stop by Al-Husn Souq.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Salalah journey app.

You can drive from Mirbat to Salalah in 1.5 hours. In July in Salalah, expect temperatures between 32°C during the day and 29°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Nizwa.

Things to do in Salalah

Parks Outdoors Nature
Highlights from your plan
Marneef Cave ©
Marneef Cave
Al Mughsail Beach ©
Al Mughsail Beach
Wadi Darbat ©
Wadi Darbat

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 30th (Thu): steep yourself in history at Aflaj Irrigation Systems of Oman, then contemplate the long history of Falaj Daris Park, and then appreciate the extensive heritage of Nizwa Fort. On the next day, make a trip to Birkat Al Mouz Ruins and then stop by Lulu Hyper Market.

To find where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Nizwa trip planner.

Traveling by combination of flight and taxi from Salalah to Nizwa takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and taxi. Expect slightly colder evenings in Nizwa when traveling from Salalah in July, with lows around 25°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Fri) so you can drive to Al Hamra.

Things to do in Nizwa

Historic Sites Shopping

Side Trip

Aflaj Irrigation Systems of Oman
Highlights from your plan
Aflaj Irrigation Systems of Oman ©
Aflaj Irrigation Systems of Oman
 Nizwa Fort ©
Nizwa Fort
Birkat Al Mouz Ruins ©
Birkat Al Mouz Ruins

3
nights
Al Hamra

Al Hamra ©
Step off the beaten path and head to Wadi Nakhr Canyon and Snake Gorge.

For other places to visit, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Al Hamra trip maker tool.

Traveling by car from Nizwa to Al Hamra takes an hour. July in Al Hamra sees daily highs of 35°C and lows of 25°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 3rd (Mon) to allow time for the car ride to Ibri.

Things to do in Al Hamra

Nature Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

Snake Gorge
Highlights from your plan
Wadi Nakhr Canyon ©
Wadi Nakhr Canyon
Jebel Shams ©
Jebel Shams
Al Hoota Cave ©
Al Hoota Cave

1
night
Ibri

Ibri ©
On the 4th (Tue), explore the historical opulence of Ibri Castle and then take in the dramatic natural features at Wadi Damm.

To find where to stay, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Ibri online vacation builder.

Getting from Al Hamra to Ibri by car takes about 2 hours. On the 4th (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Buraimi.

Things to do in Ibri

Nature Parks Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Wadi Damm ©
Wadi Damm
Ibri Castle ©
Ibri Castle

1
night
Buraimi

Buraimi ©
Al Buraimi is a governorate of Oman which was split from the Ad Dhahirah Region.Until October 2006, the area was part of Ad Dhahirah Region. On the 5th (Wed), explore the historical opulence of Al Khandaq Castle, explore the historical opulence of Al Hillah Castle, and then have fun at Al Buraimi Park. Keep things going the next day: head outdoors with Wadi Kitnah pools.

To see other places to visit, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, read Buraimi journey site.

You can drive from Ibri to Buraimi in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In August, daytime highs in Buraimi are 51°C, while nighttime lows are 36°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Thu) so you can go by car to Sohar.

Things to do in Buraimi

Historic Sites Outdoors Parks
Highlights from your plan
Al Buraimi Park ©
Al Buraimi Park

1
night
Sohar

Sohar ©
Sohar is the capital and largest city of the Al Batinah North Governorate in the Sultanate of Oman. On the 7th (Fri), buy something for everyone on your list at Safeer Mall and then don't miss a visit to Sohar Fort.

To see more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Sohar trip tool.

Traveling by car from Buraimi to Sohar takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and shuttle; or take a bus. Traveling from Buraimi in August, expect nights in Sohar to be about the same, around 35°C, while days are a bit cooler, around 41°C. On the 7th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Ar Rustaq.

Things to do in Sohar

Shopping Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Safeer Mall ©
Safeer Mall
Sohar Fort ©
Sohar Fort

1
night
Ar Rustaq

Ar Rustaq ©
On the 8th (Sat), step into the grandiose world of Al Hazm Castle and then steep yourself in history at Al Rustaq Fort.

Ask Inspirock to suggest an itinerary and make planning a trip to Ar Rustaq fast, fun, and easy.

Drive from Sohar to Ar Rustaq in 2 hours. Traveling from Sohar in August, things will get slightly colder in Ar Rustaq: highs are around 34°C and lows about 23°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sat) so you can go by car to Nakhl.

Things to do in Ar Rustaq

Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Al Hazm Castle ©
Al Hazm Castle
Al Rustaq Fort ©
Al Rustaq Fort

3
nights
Nakhl

Nakhl ©
Step off the beaten path and head to Nakhal Fort and Al Thowarah Hot Springs.

To find other places to visit, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Nakhl online holiday planner.

You can drive from Ar Rustaq to Nakhl in an hour. In August, plan for daily highs up to 34°C, and evening lows to 23°C. You'll set off for Barka on the 11th (Tue).

Things to do in Nakhl

Historic Sites Nature Parks
Highlights from your plan
Nakhal Fort ©
Nakhal Fort
Al Thowarah Hot Springs ©
Al Thowarah Hot Springs

2
nights
Barka

Barka ©
Here are some ideas for day two: learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at An Naman Zoo, make a trip to Barka Bull Fight Arena, and then steep yourself in history at Bait Na'am.

To see ratings, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Barka journey maker site.

You can drive from Nakhl to Barka in an hour. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Nakhl in August, with highs in Barka at 42°C and lows at 34°C. You'll set off for Seeb on the 13th (Thu).

Things to do in Barka

Historic Sites Parks Zoos & Aquariums
Highlights from your plan
An Naman Zoo ©
An Naman Zoo
Barka Bull Fight Arena ©
Barka Bull Fight Arena

2
nights
Seeb

Seeb ©
A popular getaway for the capital's city-dwellers, Seeb gives foreign visitors a taste of a real Omani town, just a 30-minute drive west along the coast from Muscat.
On the 14th (Fri), tour the pleasant surroundings at Daymaniyat Islands Nature Reserve and then walk around Al Naseem Park.

To see maps, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Seeb holiday maker site.

Seeb is just a short distance from Barka. In August in Seeb, expect temperatures between 42°C during the day and 34°C at night. You will leave for Khasab on the 15th (Sat).

Things to do in Seeb

Parks Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Daymaniyat Islands Nature Reserve ©
Daymaniyat Islands Nature Reserve
Al Naseem Park ©
Al Naseem Park

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 15th (Sat): explore the historical opulence of Festung Cacapo. On your second day here, steep yourself in history at Bukha Fort and then enjoy the sand and surf at Bassa Public Beach.

To plan Khasab vacation without wasting time, ask Inspirock to design an itinerary.

Traveling by flight from Seeb to Khasab takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and car. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Khasab when traveling from Seeb in August, with lows around 38°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Khasab

Outdoors Wildlife Historic Sites

Side Trip

Bukha Fort
Highlights from your plan
Bassa Public Beach ©
Bassa Public Beach
Khasab Fort ©
Khasab Fort
Festung Cacapo ©
Festung Cacapo

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