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Qatar Airways Holidays History & Culture - Journey Through Arabia

History & Culture

Journey Through Arabia - 4 Nights


Day 1: Muscat
On arrival, meet and greet at the Airport and transfer to the Hotel.

Day 2: Muscat - Jebel Shams - Nizwa
Travel via Fanjah, passing through Sumail gap; enjoy a countryside tour of Birkat Al Mauz Village. Arrive at Nizwa, the old capital of Oman. From here, drive to Wadi Ghul and to Wadi Nakhr. Then, drive up to the Grand Canyon of Oman near Jebel Shams, the highest altitude in Oman.  On the way back to Nizwa, stop at Misfat Al Abrein, a picturesque village strapped on to the side of a mountain.  On return to Nizwa, take a stroll in downtown and feel free to mingle with the crowd and let the Omani ambience take hold of you. (B)

Day 3: Nizwa - Wahiba - Sur
Visit Bedouin settlement along with dune bashing in Wahiba. Later, head to Sur the old East Africa Port. Drive through the mountains looking for the long lost “Shangri-La”, Wadi Bani Khalid.  Here, find an oasis of clear running waters and verdant plant life, a veritable heaven on earth.  On reaching Sur, visit the dhow yards and see dhows still being made by hand. (B)

Day 4: Sur - Coastal Road  -  Muscat
Drive towards the coast. En-route visit the Tomb of Bibi Miriam and a short hop at Wadi Shab / Wadi Tiwi, the white sandy beach. Later, visit the Bimah sinkhole, a geological formation of the karst topography and a scenic wonder. (B)

Day 5:  Muscat
Spend the morning at leisure. Transfer to the airport. (B)

* B = Breakfast, L = Lunch, D = Dinner


Hotel Stays

Standard Room

  • Muscat : Muscat Holiday Hotel
  • Nizwa : Golden Tulip Nizwa
  • Sur : Sur Plaza Hotel
  • Muscat : Muscat Holiday Hotel

Deluxe Room

  • Muscat : Shangri-La Al Waha
  • Nizwa : Golden Tulip Nizwa
  • Sur : Sur Plaza Hotel
  • Muscat : Shangri-La Al Waha



  • Return Economy Class airfare to Muscat on Qatar Airways including ticket taxes and fuel surcharge
  • 04 nights accommodation in standard rooms at hotels as mentioned above or similar
  • Hotel room taxes and service charges
  • Entrances to Forts & Museums
  • Soft drinks/Mineral water during excursion
  • Return airport transfers in A/C Saloon Car or Mini Van and Tours in A/c 4WD (Max 4Pax per 4WD)
  • English speaking  driver cum  guide

Terms and Conditions

  • Price mentioned above is per person on twin sharing basis, based on minimum 02 passengers travelling together
  • Rates are valid from 01/05/14 - 30/09/14 unless specified otherwise
  • All rates and taxes are correct at the time of publishing and subject to change without prior notice
  • Charges and penalties are applicable for change of reservation or cancellation of package
Starting from,
439 KWD

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