Al Bateena Expedition

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Tour Number

Activity Level

131324


Categories

Shore Excursion, Nature and Wildlife, Museums / Culture

Details

Kid Friendly: Yes.

Friendly: No.

Maximum travelers: 4

Language(s)

explanation

Russian (fluent), Japanese (basic), French (basic), Arabic (basic), English (fluent)

Full day tour to Rustaq, Nakhal and Wadi bani Kharus


Today our tour is a great combination of ancient history, wildlife and nature. We start from Muscat and lead to Bateena, the northern territory of the country.
Our first visit is Al Hazm Castle, one of the finest and intriguing in Oman. It has the unique architectural structure with lots of secrets and the best collection of cannons in the country.
We then move to Rustaq, once upon the time been the capital of Oman, and visit Rustaq Fort and hot springs on the foot of the mountains.
Al Awabi little castle with winding towers, ancient rock arts dated back 1500 years, beautiful traditional village deep in the mountains - we explore all of these before before visiting Nakhal Fort, oasis and springs.
Return to Muscat by afternoon time.

Itinerary

The highlights of this tour:
- Al Hazm castle
- Rustaq Fort
- Nakhal Fort
- Ancient rock arts
- Traditional Omani village deep in the mountains

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: Sea Port terminal, Airport or Main lobby of the hotel in Muscat.

End location: Sea Port terminal, Airport or Main lobby of the hotel in Muscat.

Duration: 9 hours

This tour does not operate on Fridays.

Transportation

This tour operates with 4WD car
Toyota Land Cruiser".

What’s Included

- Air-conditioned vehicle with fuel
- Entrance tickets to the forts and castle
- English speaking tour guide service
- Taxes

Estimated Local Cash Needed

10 OMR - You may need this money in order to buy some souvenirs on a local market in Rustaq.

What’s Extra

Any personal expenses.

A Recent Review of this tour

Valentina was warm, flexible and happy to share her love of Oman with us. We really enjoyed all the places Valentina showed us. So many interesting spots to see and explore. A wonderful guide.
Geetha Singam

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