10 days in Oman Itinerary

10 days in Oman Itinerary

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10 days in Oman Itinerary

Start: Muscat
Fly:  1​h 15​min
1
Khasab
— 1 day
Fly:  1​h 15​min
2
Muscat
— 3 nights
Fly:  2​h
3
Salalah
— 3 nights
Fly + Drive:  4​h
4
Al Hamra
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h 45​min
5
Sur
— 1 night
bus:  3​h
End: Muscat

1
day
Khasab

Khasab ©
A lively provincial capital, Khasab has been termed the "Norway of Arabia," because of its dramatic coastline, where dramatic inlets resemble the fjords of Scandinavia.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Tue): explore the historical opulence of Festung Cacapo, then explore the striking landscape at Oman Fjords, and then make a trip to Khasab Fort.

To find where to stay, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, read our Khasab holiday planner.

Muscat to Khasab is an approximately 1.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and car. In June in Khasab, expect temperatures between 43°C during the day and 36°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Tue) so you can catch the flight to Muscat.

Things to do in Khasab

Beaches Outdoors Parks
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Oman Fjords ©
Oman Fjords
Festung Cacapo ©
Festung Cacapo
Khasab Fort ©
Khasab Fort

3
nights
Muscat

Muscat ©
The capital and largest city of Oman, the coastal city of Muscat boasts numerous historical sites and pristine modern developments.
Muscat is known for historic sites, wildlife, nightlife, museums, and beaches. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the spiritual surroundings of Sultan Qaboos Grand Mosque, see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, explore the striking landscape at Bimmah Sinkhole, and make a trip to Mohammed Al Ameen mosque .

For maps, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Muscat vacation planning website .

You can fly from Khasab to Muscat in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and bus. In June, plan for daily highs up to 45°C, and evening lows to 36°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Fri) so you can travel to Salalah.

Things to do in Muscat

Outdoors Tours Wildlife
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Sultan Qaboos Grand Mosque ©
Sultan Qaboos Grand Mosque
Dolphin & Whale Watching
Qurum Beach ©
Qurum Beach

3
nights
Salalah

Salalah ©
The Sultanate's second city, Salalah has become known as a southerly counterpoint to the capital in the north.
Salalah is known for historic sites, beaches, museums, nature, and outdoors. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: enjoy the sand and surf at Al Mughsail Beach, get outside with Wadi Darbat, stroll the grounds of Nabi Ayoub's Tomb, and take an in-depth tour of Museum Salalah.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Salalah trip builder site .

Fly from Muscat to Salalah in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Muscat in June, expect Salalah to be slightly colder, temps between 37°C and 32°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Al Hamra.

Things to do in Salalah

Outdoors Parks Historic Sites
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Al Mughsail Beach ©
Al Mughsail Beach
Wadi Darbat ©
Wadi Darbat
Museum of the Frankincense Land ©
Museum of the Frankincense Land

2
nights
Al Hamra

Al Hamra ©
Start off your visit on the 18th (Tue): take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Jebel Shams, admire the landmark architecture of Tanuf Ruins, and then get to know the fascinating history of Nizwa Fort. On the 19th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: steep yourself in history at Bahla Fort, then take in the awesome beauty at Jebel Akhdar, and then contemplate the long history of Misfat al Abreyeen.

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You can do a combination of flight and car from Salalah to Al Hamra in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and taxi. Traveling from Salalah in June, expect a bit cooler with lows of 24°C in Al Hamra. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Sur.

Things to do in Al Hamra

Nature Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

Nizwa
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Jebel Shams ©
Jebel Shams
 Nizwa Fort ©
Nizwa Fort
Bahla Fort ©
Bahla Fort

1
night
Sur

Sur ©
Sur is a capital city of Ash Sharqiyah Region, northeastern Oman, on the coast of the Gulf of Oman. Kick off your visit on the 20th (Thu): step into the grandiose world of Bilad Sur Castle, explore the striking landscape at Wadi Shab, and then identify plant and animal life at Ras Al Jinz Turtle Reserve.

For more things to do, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Sur trip planner .

You can drive from Al Hamra to Sur in 5 hours. Another option is to do a combination of taxi and bus. Traveling from Al Hamra in June, things will get a bit warmer in Sur: highs are around 47°C and lows about 35°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Thu) to allow enough time to take a bus back home.

Things to do in Sur

Parks Nature Wildlife
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Wadi Shab ©
Wadi Shab
Ras Al Jinz Turtle Reserve ©
Ras Al Jinz Turtle Reserve
Bilad Sur Castle ©
Bilad Sur Castle

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