6 days in Oman Itinerary

6 days in Oman Itinerary

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1
Muscat
— 2 nights
2
Salalah
— 1 night
3
Nizwa
— 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.
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Wed): kick back and relax at Pebble Beach, see the interesting displays at Bait Al Zubair, thenget engrossed in the history at Ghalya's Museum of Modern Art, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Sultan Qaboos Grand Mosque, and finally kick back and relax at Qurum Beach. On the 27th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the engaging exhibits at The National Museum of Oman, thenget a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, and then examine the collection at Amouage.

To find traveler tips, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Muscat trip maker tool.

Zurich, Switzerland to Muscat is an approximately 11-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 3 hours traveling from Zurich to Muscat. Expect much hotter temperatures when traveling from Zurich in February; daily highs in Muscat reach °C and lows reach °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Thu) to allow enough time to fly to Salalah.

Things to do in Muscat

Outdoors Museums Wildlife
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Bait Al Zubair ©
Bait Al Zubair
Sultan Qaboos Grand Mosque ©
Sultan Qaboos Grand Mosque
Qurum Beach ©
Qurum Beach

1
night
Salalah

Salalah ©
The Sultanate's second city, Salalah has become known as a southerly counterpoint to the capital in the north.
On the 28th (Fri), kick back and relax at Al Fizayah Beach, thenenjoy the sand and surf at Al Mughsail Beach, and then see the interesting displays at Museum of the Frankincense Land.

For photos, ratings, and tourist information, read our Salalah trip itinerary site.

Traveling by flight from Muscat to Salalah takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around °C in February, and nighttime lows around °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Fri) early enough to travel to Nizwa.

Things to do in Salalah

Beaches Outdoors Parks
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Al Mughsail Beach ©
Al Mughsail Beach
Al Fizayah Beach ©
Al Fizayah Beach
Museum of the Frankincense Land ©
Museum of the Frankincense Land

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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.
On the 29th (Sat), step into the grandiose world of Jibreen Castle, delve into the distant past at Bahla Fort, thenHead underground at Al Hoota Cave, and finally steep yourself in history at Falaj Daris Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: get to know the fascinating history of Nizwa Fort.

For reviews, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Nizwa trip planner.

Fly from Salalah to Nizwa in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and taxi. Traveling from Salalah in February, things will get cooler in Nizwa: highs are around °C and lows about °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 1st (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Nizwa

Historic Sites Nature Parks

Side Trips

Jibreen Castle, Al Hoota Cave
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 Nizwa Fort ©
Nizwa Fort
Bahla Fort ©
Bahla Fort
Jibreen Castle ©
Jibreen Castle

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