A Walk through Nature and History (10h)
- Important Info
Experience the natural wonders and deep-rooted history of some of Oman’s oldest settlements and beautiful landscapes. Visit ancient abandoned villages, UNESCO heritage sites, living museums, mountain villages and bountiful green oases. This is one unforgettable trekking journey that you won’t want to miss out on.
At a Glance
- Walk through the ruins of Birkat Al Mouz village
- Glimpse into the the traditional Omani lifestyle at Bait Al Safah
- Explore abandoned villages
- Take in the natural sights of Wadi Nakhar
- Admire the unforgettable oases of Misfat Al Abriyeen
What You Can Expect
Channel your inner explorer and discover the old oasis village of Birkat al Mouz, walk around the deserted alleys of the UNESCO World Heritage site. Continue with a drive to Al Hamra for a visit to the living museum, Bait Al Safah. Watch live interactive demonstrations what life was like in a traditional omani household. Stroll through the old abandoned village, whose inhabitants moved away many years ago.
Stop by the solitary valley of Wadi Nakhar for a short trek through the incredible natural sights . End your expedition in the mountain village of Misfat Al Abriyeen for an incredible walk amongst the fruit plantations and network of Falaj water irrigation systems overlooking a beautiful valley. Don’t forget to sample the delicious Omani honey from the little shop tucked into the cluster of traditional mountain buildings.
- Hotel pickup and drop off
- English speaking tour guide
- Water and soft drinks in car
Days of Operation: Daily
Duration: 10 hours
Departure Timing: 08:00 h
Meeting Point: Pick up from your Muscat hotel
Distance: 500 km
Walking Distance: 6 km
This tour is by request, pricing is based on your requirements. Enquire now by reserving a spot, payments will be made at a later point.
Know Before You Go
- Wear comfortable walking shoes
- We would recommend wearing a hat and to bring sunscreen
- Pack snacks or a light bite for the journey
- Any hiking gear
If you cancel at least 7 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee. If you cancel between 3 and 6 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is a 50 percent cancellation fee. If you cancel within 2 day(s) of the scheduled departure, there is a 100 percent cancellation fee.