Project Description

Arabian Gems

10 Days / 9 Nights

Dubai • Muscat • Nakhl • Nizwa • Wadi Arbayeen



Tel: 1-800-387-0387




DAY 1 Arrive Dubai

Met on arrival in Dubai and transferred to your hotel.

Hotel: 4★   Radisson Blu Deira Creek or similar (3 nights)

DAY 2 Dubai              B

Your afternoon city tour in Dubai starts with photo-stops at the famous landmark of Dubai, Burj Al Arab and Jumeirah Mosque, a splendid masterpiece of Arabian architecture. Continue your tour to Dubai Creek, passing by Al Bastakiya, the oldest part of the city and visit the Museum of Dubai, housed in the Al Fahidi Fort. Travel by a floating taxi to Deira Spice Souk, known as the “gold market”.

DAY 3   Dubai                       B, D

Morning is at leisure. In the afternoon, depart for an exciting dune drive on 4WD Jeep to the desert. Experience a camel ride, sand boarding, or try out a henna design on your hands or feet. Feast on a delicious barbecue dinner. A belly dance performance around the campfire under the starlight completes this exciting day.

DAY 4 Dubai Muscat                        B

Fly to Muscat, Oman and transfer to your hotel.

Hotel: 5★ Muscat Intercontinental or similar (2 nights)

DAY 5   Muscat                       B

This afternoon, you will be driven through the elegant residential Shatti Al Qurum Area, visiting the colorful Muttrah Souq. Proceed to the magnificent Al Alam Palace, residence of His Majesty Sultan Qaboos for a photo stop. Visit the Bait Al Baranda, a new interactive museum.

DAY 6 Muscat – Nakhl                             B, D

Depart for Al Nahda and visit the Grand Mosque. Continue to the Seeb Fish Souk where you will find exquisite silver jewelry and other handicrafts. Drive through the date palms with stops at the Nakhl Sparkling Springs and Nakhl Fort.

Hotel: 4★ Millenium Resort MUSSANAHor similar (1 night)

DAY 7 Nakhl – Nizwa                                   B

Depart for Nizwa, gateway to the Sultanate’s mysterious interior region. En route stop is made at House of Amouage, creator of some of the world’s famous perfumes. Visit the Birkat Al Mauz Village via Fanja before arriving in Nizwa.

Late afternoon, you will visit the famous Round Tower Fort, built in the 17th century. Explore the village and the neighbouring Souq, popular for its intricately handcarved” khanjars” (daggers) & ornamental silver jewellery.

Hotel: 4★ Falaj Daris Hotel or similar (1 night)

DAY 8  Nizwa – Muscat                                B

Your half-day sightseeing in Nizwa includes a photo stop at the Bahla Fort, a UNESCO World Heritage Site; visits to Jabrin, the finest of Oman’s castles built in the late 17th century, the charming Al Hamra Village, Al Bait Safah Museum and the ruins at Tanuf Village before driving back to Musact.

Optional: Visit to the Jebel Shams for a spectacular view of the canyon one of nature’s most spectacular highlights in the Sultanate of Oman.

Hotel: 5★Muscat Intercontinental or similar (2 nights)

DAY 9 Muscat – Wahiba Sands – Muscat                         B, L

Take a 4 wheel drive for your excursion to Wahiba Sands. Visit a Bedouin House in the wilderness. Enjoy a picnic lunch.

DAY 10 Muscat Departure                                      B

Transfer to the airport.


Day 2 – Burj Al Arab


Day 5 – The Palace of Al Alam


Day 6 – Nakhal Fort


Day 7Round Tower Fort