0600 hrs: Meet and greet in Dubai. Transfer by Bus through Ras Al khaimah to Khasab, which is the capital of Musandam through the panoramic, coastal road, overlooking the Gulf of Arabia and the Straits of Hormuz.
UAE exit fee & entry visa to Oman
Assistance at both borders
Arrive at 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(18kms long) and the longest fiords in the Musandam peninsula. Observe the coastal villages of Nadifi, Qanaha, Maqlab, Seebi and hamlets 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 and the Seebi Island in the pristine and calm waters of the fiord. Fishing will also be arranged during the cruise. Lunch and refreshments are served onboard. Snorkeling equipments and towels will be provided on the dhow.
- 1600 hrs – Drop back to Khasab Harbor
- Transfer to Hotel, check in
- Overnight at Hotel
Breakfast at the hotel , Depart for Half day 4WD Mountain safari
Half day Mountain Safari to Jebel Harim
0900 hrs, Depart for the Half Day Mountain Safari to Jebel Harim, by 4-wheel drive vehicles (closed and air-conditioned). Driving is partially on winding mountain roads.
Guests on this adventure tour will be able to enjoy some of Oman’s most stunning sceneries. Board your 4-wheel drive vehicle and get ready for an exciting and breathtaking trip to Jebel Harim (translated as the Mountain of Women). With a height of 6,260 feet it is the highest peak on the Musandam Peninsula.
During your journey to Jebel Harim, you will be able to enjoy incredible vistas, including terraced mountain villages, lush Acacia forests and wadis (dry river beds). Following a drive of a little over an hour, a stop will be made at a Bedouin village located at an elevation of 3,000 feet. The village of Sayah, surrounded by palm groves, is one of the most picturesque villages on the Musandam Peninsula. After a stop for photographs and to enjoy this idyllic setting, continue with your drive to Jebel Harim. There will be time to admire the grand panorama from the mountain’s summit.
The return drive takes you pass Khawr Najid a stunning sea view point overlooking to Indian Ocean and then driver to Al Khalidya Nature Park before concluding your adventure trip back at Khasab.
After safari, Transfer back to Dubai by air conditioned Bus
The Package Price Includes:
- Return Transfer Dubai – Khasab – Dubai
- UAE exit fee & entry visa Oman with assistance
- 1 Night stay at ATANA Hotels / ESRA Hotel apartments
- Half day Mountain safari by 4WD to Jebel Harim
- Full day Private Dhow cruise with Lunch, fruits & refreshments
- English Speaking guide for dhow cruise, English speaking driver for transfer.
The Package Price Does Not Include:
- Any personal services like laundry, telephone bills & anything not mentioned above in package.
- Any medical expenses for guests who require regular medication.