6 days in Oman Itinerary

6 days in Oman Itinerary

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Muscat
— 1 night
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Khasab
— 1 night
3
Nizwa
— 2 nights
4
Sur
— 1 night

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Muscat

Muscat ©
The capital and largest city of Oman, the coastal city of Muscat boasts numerous historical sites and pristine modern developments.
On the 6th (Sun), examine the collection at Amouage, then hunt for treasures at Mutrah Souq, then cast your line with a fishing tour, and finally stroll through Qurum Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 7th (Mon): get engrossed in the history at The National Museum of Oman, then see the interesting displays at Bait Al Zubair, and then don't miss a visit to Mirani Fort.

For reviews, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, read our Muscat online sightseeing planner.

The Route module shows you travel options from your home to Muscat. In September, plan for daily highs up to 41°C, and evening lows to 33°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Mon) early enough to fly to Khasab.

Things to do in Muscat

Museums · Outdoors · Childrens Museums

Side Trip

Muscat Governorate
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Bait Al Zubair ©
Bait Al Zubair
Qurum Beach ©
Qurum Beach
Fishing Charters & Tours

1
night
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 8th (Tue): step into the grandiose world of Festung Cacapo and then fulfill a lifelong dream with a swim-with-the-dolphins experience.

To see ratings and other tourist information, you can read our Khasab day trip site.

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. In September, daytime highs in Khasab are 41°C, while nighttime lows are 36°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Tue) so you can travel to Nizwa.

Things to do in Khasab

Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife
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Swim with Dolphins
Festung Cacapo ©
Festung Cacapo

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 9th (Wed): center your mind and body at Anantara Spa at Anantara Al Jabal Al Akhdar Resort and then take in the awesome beauty at Jebel Akhdar. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: get to know the fascinating history of Nizwa Fort, then explore the ancient world of Bahla Fort, and then Head underground at Al Hoota Cave.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Nizwa online route planner.

You can fly from Khasab to Nizwa in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of ferry, car, bus, and taxi. When traveling from Khasab in September, plan for a bit cooler days in Nizwa, with highs around 31°C, while nights are cooler with lows around 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Thu) early enough to drive to Sur.

Things to do in Nizwa

Nature · Parks · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Al Hoota Cave
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Jebel Akhdar ©
Jebel Akhdar
 Nizwa Fort ©
Nizwa Fort
Al Hoota Cave ©
Al Hoota Cave

1
night
Sur

Sur ©
Sur is a capital city of Ash Sharqiyah Region, northeastern Oman, on the coast of the Gulf of Oman. Start off your visit on the 11th (Fri): explore the historical opulence of Bilad Sur Castle, then explore the striking landscape at Wadi Shab, and then delve into the distant past at Bibi Maryam Mausoleum.

Start your trip to Sur by creating a personalized itinerary on Inspirock.

Drive from Nizwa to Sur in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus. Expect warmer weather when traveling from Nizwa in September: highs in Sur hover around 45°C, while lows dip to 32°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Fri) to allow time to take a bus back home.

Things to do in Sur

Historic Sites · Nature · Parks

Side Trip

Bibi Maryam Mausoleum
Highlights from your plan
Wadi Shab ©
Wadi Shab
Bilad Sur Castle ©
Bilad Sur Castle
Bibi Maryam Mausoleum ©
Bibi Maryam Mausoleum

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