50 days in Oman Itinerary

50 days in Oman Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Muscat
Fly:  1 h 30 min
1
Khasab
— 4 nights
Fly:  1 h 30 min
2
Muscat
— 20 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
3
Qurayyat
— 4 nights
Drive:  2 h
4
Sur
— 5 nights
Drive:  3 h 15 min
5
Nakhl
— 4 nights
Drive:  2 h 15 min
6
Nizwa
— 5 nights
Fly:  3 h
7
Salalah
— 7 nights
Fly:  2 h
End: Muscat

4
nights
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.
Step out of Khasab with an excursion to Bukha Fort in Bukha--about 36 minutes away. The adventure continues: get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, stroll through Bassa Public Beach, don't miss a visit to Khasab Fort, and contemplate the waterfront views at Khawr Najd.

To find ratings, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Khasab tour itinerary planner.

Muscat to Khasab is an approximately 3-hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and car. In July in Khasab, expect temperatures between 44°C during the day and 38°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 5th (Sun) to allow enough time to fly to Muscat.

Things to do in Khasab

Outdoors Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

Bukha Fort
Highlights from your plan
Swim with Dolphins
Festung Cacapo ©
Festung Cacapo
Khasab Fort ©
Khasab Fort

20
nights
Muscat

Muscat ©
The capital and largest city of Oman, the coastal city of Muscat boasts numerous historical sites and pristine modern developments.
Explore Muscat's surroundings by going to Barka Bull Fight Arena (in Barka), Al Hazm Castle (in Ar Rustaq) and Wakan Village (in Sohar). Next up on the itinerary: kick back and relax at Qurum Beach, make a trip to Corniche, hunt for treasures at Mutrah Souq, and get a sense of history and politics at Al Alam Palace.

For more things to do, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Muscat trip planner.

You can fly from Khasab to Muscat in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and bus. In July, daytime highs in Muscat are 43°C, while nighttime lows are 36°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sat) so you can travel to Qurayyat.

Things to do in Muscat

Outdoors Parks Museums

Side Trips

Muscat Governorate, Barka Bull Fight Arena, Snake Canyon, Al Hazm Castle, Daymaniyat Islands Nature Reserve
Highlights from your plan
Sultan Qaboos Grand Mosque ©
Sultan Qaboos Grand Mosque
Qurum Beach ©
Qurum Beach
Mutrah Souq ©
Mutrah Souq

4
nights
Qurayyat

Qurayyat ©
Qurayyat is known for nature. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the engineering at Wadi Dayqah Dam, Head underground at Majlis al Jinn Cave, and play a few rounds at Jebel Sifah Golf Course.

To see maps, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Qurayyat journey planning app.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Muscat to Qurayyat. On the 29th (Wed), you're off to Sur.

Things to do in Qurayyat

Parks Golf Outdoors

Side Trips

Wadi Dayqah Dam, Jebel Sifah Golf Course
Highlights from your plan
Wadi Dayqah Dam ©
Wadi Dayqah Dam
Jebel Sifah Golf Course ©
Jebel Sifah Golf Course

5
nights
Sur

Sur ©
Sur is a capital city of Ash Sharqiyah Region, northeastern Oman, on the coast of the Gulf of Oman. Change things up with these side-trips from Sur: Al Kamil Wal Wafi (Al Saleel National Park & Old Castle Museum), Wahiba Sands (in Jalan Bani Buhassan) and Wadi Tiwi (in Al Sharqiyah). There's still lots to do: explore the striking landscape at Wadi Shab, don't miss a visit to Chantiers Naval de Boutres, steep yourself in history at Sunaysilah Fort, and stroll through Ras Al Jinz Turtle Reserve.

For reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, read Sur online tour planner.

You can drive from Qurayyat to Sur in 1.5 hours. In July, daytime highs in Sur are 47°C, while nighttime lows are 34°C. On the 3rd (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Nakhl.

Things to do in Sur

Parks Historic Sites Nature

Side Trips

Al Kamil Wal Wafi, Al Sharqiyah, Wahiba Sands, Turtle Beach
Highlights from your plan
Wadi Shab ©
Wadi Shab
Turtle Beach ©
Turtle Beach
Wahiba Sands ©
Wahiba Sands

4
nights
Nakhl

Nakhl ©
Step out of Nakhl to go to Ar Rustaq and see Al Rustaq Fort, which is approximately 44 minutes away.

For other places to visit, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Nakhl trip itinerary maker app.

Drive from Sur to Nakhl in 3.5 hours. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Sur in August; daily highs in Nakhl reach 34°C and lows reach 23°C. On the 7th (Fri), you're off to Nizwa.

Things to do in Nakhl

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Al Rustaq Fort, Ain Al Kasfa
Highlights from your plan
Al Thowarah Hot Springs ©
Al Thowarah Hot Springs
Nakhal Fort ©
Nakhal Fort
Al Rustaq Fort ©
Al Rustaq Fort

5
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.
Explore Nizwa's surroundings by going to Al Hamra (Al Hoota Cave, Wadi Ghul - Oman's Grand Canyon, &more) and Snake Gorge (in Bima). There's still lots to do: get to know the fascinating history of Nizwa Fort, steep yourself in history at Bahla Fort, step into the grandiose world of Jibreen Castle, and browse the eclectic array of goods at Nizwa Souk.

To see photos, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Nizwa trip planning app.

Traveling by car from Nakhl to Nizwa takes 2.5 hours. August in Nizwa sees daily highs of 34°C and lows of 23°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Wed) early enough to travel to Salalah.

Things to do in Nizwa

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Al Hamra, Snake Gorge, Jibreen Castle
Highlights from your plan
Jebel Shams ©
Jebel Shams
 Nizwa Fort ©
Nizwa Fort
Al Hoota Cave ©
Al Hoota Cave

7
nights
Salalah

Salalah ©
The Sultanate's second city, Salalah has become known as a southerly counterpoint to the capital in the north.
Salalah is known for historic sites, beaches, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: kick back and relax at Al Mughsail Beach, get outside with Wadi Darbat, Head underground at Marneef Cave, and explore the ancient world of Sumhuram Old City.

To find where to stay, ratings, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Salalah vacation planner.

You can fly from Nizwa to Salalah in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi and bus. Traveling from Nizwa in August, Salalah is a bit warmer at night with lows of 28°C. On the 19th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can fly back home.

Things to do in Salalah

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

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