GLIMPSE OF MUSCAT (2 Nights / 3 Days)
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GLIMPSE OF MUSCAT

2 Nights / 3 Days

Overview

Oman, a nation on the Arabian Peninsula, has terrain encompassing desert, riverbed oases and long coastlines on the Persian (Arabian) Gulf, Arabian Sea and Gulf of Oman. Wahiba Sands is a region of dunes inhabited by Bedouins. The port capital, Muscat, is home to the massive, contemporary Sultan Qaboos Grand Mosque, and the old waterfront Muttrah quarter, with a labyrinthine souk and busy fish&

Good to know

  • Currency : OMR (Omani Rial)
  • Population : 3.632 million
  • Religion : Islam
  • Time Difference : GMT +4
  • Best Time to Visit : October - March
  • Capital : Muscat
  • Language : Arabic
  • Dialing Code : +968
  • Best Connectivity : BOM, DEL, MAA, BLR, HYD, AMD

Did you know?

  • Oman is the only independent Arab state, ruled by the Al-Said family since 1744
  • The ruler of Oman is known as the Sultan
  • Traditionally, Omanis eat their food on the floor or ground with the food spread on a cloth
  • Oman is the only country in Arabia were bullfighting is a tradition
  • Until 1970 there were no hotels in Oman at all!
  • Oman is famous for its intricate doors - even the simplest houses have beautiful doors

Highlights

  • Muscat

Itinerary

  • Day 1 : Arrival into Muscat

    Arrival Muscat International Airport. After Immigration clearance and baggage collection proceed to the arrival hall. Meet the chauffeur in the arrival hall holding placard in guests name and proceed to the Hotel. Overnight stay at Muscat Hotel.

  • Day 2 : Muscat

    After breakfast at the hotel. Muscat offers the visitor a unique opportunity to witness a modern commercial center existing in harmony with its traditional culture. With its natural harbor, Muscat means “Anchorage” & lies in a natural volcanic bowl. Our tour of the Grand Mosque (except Friday) & Bait Al Zubair Museum (except Friday) is a brief introduction that traces Oman’s history and development. Drive along the waterfront Corniche visiting he colorful Muttrah Souq & Fish Market .We proceed for a photo stop to the magnificent Al Alam Palace, official palace of His Majesty Sultan Qaboos flanked by the 16th century Portugese forts Mirani & Jalali. Rest of the day at Leisure. Overnight stay at Muscat Hotel.

  • Day 3 : Depart from Muscat

     

    After breakfast, check out from the hotel. Transfer from Muscat Hotel of your choice to Muscat International Airport for your flight back home.

Inclusions

  • All Transfers & sightseeing on private basis 
  • Daily Breakfast
  • GST

Exclusions

  • Anything else not mentioned in inclusions.
  • Air fare / Train fare / Visa Fees / Monument fare.
  • Expenses of personal nature such as tips, telephone calls, laundry, liquor etc.
  • Guide & Entrance fees during sightseeing or any other item not specified in 'cost inclusions'
  • Any increase in taxes or fuel, leading to increase in surface transportation and land arrangements, which may come into effect prior to departure.

Accommodation

3 STAR

COMFORT

Ramee Guestline Hotel

Golden Tulip

or Similar

4 STAR

QUALITY

Crowne Plaza Hotel

Park Inn by Radisson 

or Similar

5 STAR

LUXURY

Grand Hyatt

Al Bustan Palace, A Ritz-Carlton Hotel

or Similar

Terms

  • All Prices are in Indian Rupees and subject to change without prior notice.
  • Tour prices are valid for Indian Nationals & Foreigners holding Indian Resident Permit.
  • Cost based on standard / superior room basis.
  • Booking confirmations are subject to availability.
  • Child below 02 years are Free
  • All Hotels Rooms are subject to availability
  • We are not holding any reservations of air seats, hotel rooms, conference rooms etc. Final availability status will only be known when we request for bookings.
  • Holiday Surcharge will be additional if applicable
  • Any overstay expenses due to delay or change or cancellation in flight will be on the guests own & Akbar Holidays will not be held liable for such expenses however we will provide best possible assistance.
  • All rates are valid till Oct 2017