8 days in Oman Itinerary

8 days in Oman Itinerary

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8 days in Oman Itinerary

Start: Dubai
Fly:  4 h 45 min
1
Salalah
— 2 nights
Fly + Drive:  4 h
2
Al Hamra
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 30 min
3
Muscat
— 3 nights
Fly:  3 h 45 min
End: Dubai

2
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, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: kick back and relax at Al Mughsail Beach, tour the pleasant surroundings at Al Fizayah Beach, Head underground at Marneef Cave, and delve into the distant past at Sumhuram Old City.

To find ratings, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Salalah vacation maker app.

Dubai, United Arab Emirates to Salalah is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of shuttle and flight; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 32°C in February, and nighttime lows around 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Al Hamra.

Things to do in Salalah

Outdoors Parks Beaches
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Al Mughsail Beach ©
Al Mughsail Beach
Museum of the Frankincense Land ©
Museum of the Frankincense Land
Al Fizayah Beach ©
Al Fizayah Beach

2
nights
Al Hamra

Al Hamra ©
Start off your visit on the 17th (Mon): delve into the distant past at Bahla Fort, contemplate the long history of Jibreen Castle, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Nizwa Fort, and finally contemplate the long history of Falaj Daris Park. On the 18th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the awesome beauty at Jebel Akhdar and then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Jebel Shams.

For ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Al Hamra trip itinerary builder app.

Traveling by combination of flight and car from Salalah to Al Hamra takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and taxi. Expect much colder temperatures when traveling from Salalah in February; daily highs in Al Hamra reach 19°C and lows reach 8°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Muscat.

Things to do in Al Hamra

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Nizwa, Jibreen Castle
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 Nizwa Fort ©
Nizwa Fort
Bahla Fort ©
Bahla Fort
Jebel Shams ©
Jebel Shams

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, nightlife, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sultan Qaboos Grand Mosque, explore the engaging exhibits at The National Museum of Oman, see the interesting displays at Bait Al Zubair, and don't miss a visit to Corniche.

For reviews, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, read our Muscat travel itinerary planner.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Al Hamra to Muscat. Traveling from Al Hamra in February, expect Muscat to be a bit warmer, temps between 30°C and 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Muscat

Outdoors Tours Museums

Side Trip

Muscat Governorate
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Sultan Qaboos Grand Mosque ©
Sultan Qaboos Grand Mosque
Mutrah Souq ©
Mutrah Souq
Qurum Beach ©
Qurum Beach

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