Far from the extravagance of its neighbors, the Sultanate of Oman, an oriental jewel, is like a UFO in the Middle East. Tradition, authenticity,
hospitality. Between two flights of incense, time seems to stand still. Welcome to happy Arabia!
Upon arrival in the capital of Oman, pick up your rental car to reach your 5* hotel.
Once settled, discover the incredible Sultan Qaboos Mosque, the symbol of the city and a true architectural feat with the largest handmade Persian carpet in one piece and the largest chandelier set with 24-carat gold and Swarovski crystals.
Discover the Opera House, a masterpiece of contemporary Omani architecture, and then explore the Muttrah Souk, one of the oldest preserved souks in the country. You will find a wide range of souvenirs such as silver jewelry and incense. Go to Al Alam Palace where you will find two Portuguese forts dating back to the 16th century.
Then, set sail for the Daymaniyat Islands, an archipelago of confetti scattered a few nautical miles off the coast of Muscat. On a cruise, you can enjoy a snorkeling activity in crystal clear waters. This place is classified as a nature reserve and is home to a string of marine species.
Let’s not forget the magnificent white sandy beaches lost in the middle of nowhere, little frequented and ideal for a relaxing break between two swims.
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Head to Jebel Akhdar and check into your 5* hotel.
Discover the imposing Hajar Mountains which are home to amazing green oases. This is an opportunity to hike through the villages and plantations of the Sayq plateau and get a good dose of oxygen.
Enjoy a trip to the heart of Jebel Shams and face the grandiose “Grand Canyon” of Oman!
It is here that you will have the wonderful feeling of being simply alone in the world, even on the moon with its three thousand
meters of altitude and its rocky peaks.
Take the road to Nizwa and settle in your 4* hotel.
Accompanied by a guide, discover the city, major cultural center and cradle of Islam in this Sultanate.
Visit the forts, its souk with its gold and silver jewelry and its famous daggers.
Explore Bahla, one of the oldest villages in Oman and enjoy a visit to Jabreen Castle, one of the most beautiful and richest in the country!
After these 8 magical days in the heart of the jewel of the East, it is time to return to France.