Shared Dhow Trip Details
The meeting place of the tour is at the Khasab Travel & Tours office inside the Atana Khasab Hotel lobby. We'll then take a shuttle to the Khasab harbor and board the traditional Omani dhow for the Full day cruise into the spectacular, scenic and tranquil fiord, the khor as Shimm and the longest fiords in the Musandam peninsula. Observe the coastal villages as we cruise along and there's a very good possibility to sight the playful dolphins and many other exotic marine creatures. We anchor at the famous Telegraph Island, which was a repeat station built in 1864 by the British to connect Bombay (India) with mainland Britain by an underwater and overland telegraphic cable passing via Basra in Iraq and Turkey. Enjoy swimming and snorkeling at the Telegraph Island in the pristine and calm waters of the fiord. Lunch and refreshments are served onboard. Snorkeling equipments and towels will be provided on the dhow.