8 days in Oman Itinerary

8 days in Oman Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Muscat
— 3 nights
2
Nizwa
— 2 nights
3
Salalah
— 2 nights

3
nights
Muscat

Muscat ©
The capital and largest city of Oman, the coastal city of Muscat boasts numerous historical sites and pristine modern developments.
Get some cultural insight at Bait Al Zubair and The National Museum of Oman. Your itinerary includes some good beach time at Qurum Beach and Yitti Beach. Next up on the itinerary: browse the eclectic array of goods at Mutrah Souq, wander the streets of Yiti, view the masterpieces at Murtada A.K. Trading, and get a sense of history and politics at Al Alam Palace.

To find traveler tips, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Muscat trip site.

New Delhi, India to Muscat is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from New Delhi to Muscat is minus 1.5 hours. Traveling from New Delhi in February, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Muscat, with lows of 21°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Nizwa.

Things to do in Muscat

Museums · Shopping · Outdoors

Side Trips

Muscat Governorate, Murtada A.K. Trading, Yitti Beach
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Bait Al Zubair ©
Bait Al Zubair
Qurum Beach ©
Qurum Beach
Mutrah Souq ©
Mutrah Souq

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.
Kick off your visit on the 27th (Sun): step into the grandiose world of Jibreen Castle, contemplate the long history of Bahla Fort, then Head underground at Al Hoota Cave, and finally contemplate the long history of Falaj Daris Park. On your second day here, buy something for everyone on your list at Nizwa Grand Mall, don't miss a visit to Nizwa Fort, and then browse the eclectic array of goods at Nizwa Souk.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Nizwa itinerary builder tool.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Muscat to Nizwa. When traveling from Muscat in February, plan for a bit cooler days and cooler nights in Nizwa: temperatures range from 19°C by day to 8°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Mon) early enough to travel to Salalah.

Things to do in Nizwa

Historic Sites · Shopping · Nature

Side Trips

Jibreen Castle, Al Hoota Cave
Highlights from your plan
 Nizwa Fort ©
Nizwa Fort
Bahla Fort ©
Bahla Fort
Jibreen Castle ©
Jibreen Castle

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 1st (Tue): kick back and relax at Al Fizayah Beach, tour the pleasant surroundings at Al Mughsail Beach, and then examine the collection at Museum of the Frankincense Land.

For traveler tips, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Salalah day trip planning website.

Fly from Nizwa to Salalah in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi and bus. Traveling from Nizwa in February, things will get much hotter in Salalah: highs are around 32°C and lows about 22°C. On the 2nd (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Salalah

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches
Highlights from your plan
Al Fizayah Beach ©
Al Fizayah Beach
Al Mughsail Beach ©
Al Mughsail Beach
Museum of the Frankincense Land ©
Museum of the Frankincense Land

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