10 days in Oman Itinerary

10 days in Oman Itinerary

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10 days in Oman Itinerary

Start: Ulaanbaatar
Fly:  15​h 45​min
1
Muscat
— 5 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
2
Nizwa
— 3 nights
taxi + Fly:  16​h 45​min
End: Ulaanbaatar

5
nights
Muscat

The capital and largest city of Oman, the coastal city of Muscat boasts numerous historical sites and pristine modern developments.
Visiting Wadi Al Arbeieen and Swim with Dolphins will get you outdoors. Kids will appreciate attractions like Al Sifah Beach and The National Museum of Oman. Next up on the itinerary: identify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas, examine the collection at Ghalya's Museum of Modern Art, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sultan Qaboos Grand Mosque, and enjoy the sand and surf at Qurum Beach.

To find traveler tips, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Muscat road trip tool .

Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia to Muscat is an approximately 16-hour flight. The time zone changes from Ulaanbaatar Time (ULAT) to Gulf Standard Time (GST), which is usually a -4 hour difference. In February, Muscat is warmer than Ulaanbaatar - with highs of 30°C and lows of 21°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Tue) so you can travel to Nizwa.

Things to do in Muscat

Outdoors Wildlife Tours
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Swim with Dolphins
Wadi Al Arbeieen ©
Wadi Al Arbeieen
Safaris

3
nights
Nizwa

Nizwa ©
Once the capital of the sultanate, Nizwa stands as one of the longest-established urban areas in the country, and has retained its traditional core.
Nizwa Fort and Nakhal Fort will appeal to history buffs. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Al Hazm Castle and Empty Quarter. Step out of Nizwa to go to Al Hamra and see Misfat al Abreyeen, which is approximately 54 minutes away. The adventure continues: explore the ancient world of Bahla Fort, don't miss a visit to Birkat Al Mouz Ruins, and explore the historical opulence of Jibreen Castle.

To see ratings, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Nizwa trip planner .

The Route module can help you plan travel from Muscat to Nizwa. Traveling from Muscat in February, you will find days in Nizwa are slightly colder (19°C), and nights are much colder (8°C). On the 28th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Nizwa

Historic Sites Nature Parks

Side Trips

Nakhal Fort, Empty Quarter, Misfat al Abreyeen, Al Hazm Castle, Jibreen Castle
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Al Hazm Castle ©
Al Hazm Castle
Nakhal Fort ©
Nakhal Fort
 Nizwa Fort ©
Nizwa Fort

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