Day 1 : Fly to Muscat
Fly to Muscat.
Day 2 : Muscat
On arrival, morning transfer to Park Inn (or similar) for 2-night stay in Muscat. Remainder of day at leisure. (B)
Day 3 : Muscat
Full-day tour of Muscat with local guide. (B)
Day 4 : To Nizwa via Nakhal Fort & Wadi Bani awf
Morning delivery of self-drive vehicle, followed by a 150km drive to Nizwa, stopping at Nakhal Fort and Wadi Bani Awf en route. Stay for 2 nights at the Golden Tulip (or similar). (B)
Day 5 : Nizwa
Visit the massive fort of Nizwa, view Jebel Shams, Oman’s highest peak, or drive through magnificent mountain scenery. (B)
Day 6 : To Sharqiya Sands
Head 230km into the desert. Meet your guide at the entrance to Sharqiya Sands to be shown to an overnight desert camp*. (B, D)
Day 7 : To Sur via Wadi Bani Khalid
Drive 375km towards Sur through the eastern Hajar mountains, stopping at Wadi Bani Khalid, a picturesque river valley. Stay overnight at the Sur Plaza, with an evening trip out to the green turtle nesting site at Ras al Junaiz beach. (B)
Day 8 : To Muscat
Take the coastal road back to Muscat, perhaps stopping at the palm-fringed lagoon of Wadi Shab, or Qalhat, an ancient city visit ed by Marco Polo. Stay overnight at the Muscat Holiday Hotel. (B)
Day 9 : Departure
Last morning in Muscat, then return your vehicle at the airport. Fly from Muscat to your next destination.
As per itinerary :- B: Breakfast, L: Lunch, D: Dinner.