For those looking for value, this package is wallet-friendly without compromising the quality of your holiday.
Specifically designed for backpackers, young travellers, and those on a limited budget.
By sharing transport with other likeminded people, we give you the opportunity to visit Oman's most spectacular attractions at an amazing price.
The tour dates are fixed, starting every Sunday, with a duration of 7 days, ending on the following Saturday.
Once you arrive in Muscat, we will collect you from the airport and take you to a hotel in Muscat. In the afternoon, we will take you on a Muscat City Half Day Tour, where you will see the Bait Al Zubair Museum, Mutrah Corniche and Souq, and the Old City of Muscat. After the tour, we will return you to the hotel where you will stay the night.
In the morning, we will collect you from the hotel and take you to the cultural heart of the country. Here you will be able to marvel at the elegant Jabrin castle, the precious UNESCO World Heritage Site of Bahla Fort, and the excellent museum at Nizwa Fort. After the visit we will take you to a hotel in Nizwa for the night.
On this day, we will take you from Nizwa to visit the old mud brick town of Al Hamra, followed by the mountain oasis village of Misfat Al Abriyeen. After you have taken some time to soak the beautiful gardens in, we will take you in 4WD cars to visit Jebel Shams and Oman’s very own Grand Canyon. In the evening, we will take you back to a hotel in Nizwa.
On this day we take you to the impressive Wahiba Sands desert. On the way, we give you the chance to visit the ancient merchant town of Ibra. Here, the women of the group will have the chance to explore the ladies only traditional market. In the afternoon, we transfer you into 4WD vehicles and bring you to a desert camp for the night.
In the morning, we take you to the pristine pools of Wadi Bani Khalid. Here you can swim in clear fresh water and relax on the warm rocks encompassing the pools. Please note that you will need to wear swimming costumes that cover your body (from knees to neck). In the evening, we will take you to a hotel in Sur where you will spend the night.
After breakfast we will take you to visit the Sur boatyards, to see artisans craft traditional boats by hand. Then, we will take you to Wadi Shab, where you can swim furthermore hike. On the way back to Muscat, we stop at Bimmah Sinkhole, where you can have a last refreshing dip. In the evening, we take you to a hotel in Muscat.
A morning at your leisure gives you a last chance to say goodbye to Oman before we transfer you to the airport for your departing flight. Don’t forget to have one last cup of Omani coffee and buy some souvenirs! To ensure that you do not miss your flight, please communicate your flight details to the Desert Flower Tours team before arriving in Oman.