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History & heritage tours

Historical Nizwa tour from Muscat

Availability: Daily
Duration: 8 hours
Language: English
Mobile voucher accepted
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  • Discover the oasis city of Nizwa, Oman's Old Capital
  • Admire its 17th century fort and dive in Omani everyday life when visiting its lively Souk
  • Visit the UNESCO World Heritage Site of Bahla Fort and learn the traditional methods for grinding coffee and flour at Bait as Safah house
What to expect

After collection from your hotel, you will stop at the House of Amouage and visitors’ center for you to experience one of the world’s finest fragrances. After this visit, we are back on the road to Nizwa to visit the Fort and the Souq before stopping in town for a picnic or lunch at a local restaurant. After lunch, an afternoon of stunning architecture lies ahead as you take in Bahla Fort, which was the oldest and first Omani fort to be built in the Islamic style, Jabreen Castle, probably the finest of Omanis castles built during the late 17th century and then head up to the traditional mountain village of Al Hamra to visit Bait al Safah living museum.

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What's included
  • English speaking guide with driver
  • Hotel pick-up/drop-off
What's not included
  • Meals
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  • Children (2-12): reduced
  • Infants (0-2): free
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You will get a pick-up from your hotel, please provide hotel address information when you make the booking.

What to remember
  • Minimum 2 people per booking
  • All visitors arriving to Oman are required to obtain an electronic visa prior to arrival as per the new immigration requirement
  • Your reservation request will be confirmed within 48 hours
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  • Operates daily
  • Hotel pick-up: 8.00am
  • Drop-off: 4.00pm
  • Times may vary depending on the location of your hotel

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