9 days in Oman Itinerary

9 days in Oman Itinerary

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9 days in Oman Itinerary

Start: Brisbane
Fly + Drive:  25​h
1
Muttrah
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
2
Al Hamra
— 3 nights
Drive + Fly:  27​h
End: Brisbane

3
nights
Muttrah

Muttrah ©
Muttrah, administratively a district, is located in the Muscat province of Oman. Step out of Muttrah with an excursion to Bimmah Sinkhole in Muscat--about 1h 30 min away. There's lots more to do: take in the spiritual surroundings of Sultan Qaboos Grand Mosque, capture your vacation like a pro with an inspiring photography tour, make a trip to Mohammed Al Ameen mosque , and see the interesting displays at Bait Al Zubair.

For maps, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Muttrah online route planner .

Brisbane, Australia to Muttrah is an approximately 25-hour combination of flight and car. The time zone difference moving from Australian Eastern Standard Time (Queensland) (AEST) to Gulf Standard Time (GST) is minus 6 hours. In December, daytime highs in Muttrah are 30°C, while nighttime lows are 21°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Al Hamra.

Things to do in Muttrah

Museums Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Muscat, Muscat Governorate
Find places to stay Dec 26 — 29:
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Sultan Qaboos Grand Mosque ©
Sultan Qaboos Grand Mosque
Dolphin & Whale Watching
Qurum Beach ©
Qurum Beach

3
nights
Al Hamra

Al Hamra ©
Get out of town with these interesting Al Hamra side-trips: Nizwa ( Nizwa Fort & Falaj Daris Park), Jibreen Castle (in Jabrin) and Nakhal Fort (in Nakhl).

For ratings, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Al Hamra road trip planning website .

Traveling by car from Muttrah to Al Hamra takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi. Traveling from Muttrah in December, expect nights in Al Hamra to be colder, around 8°C, while days are slightly colder, around 19°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Al Hamra

Nature Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Nizwa, Nakhal Fort, Jibreen Castle
Find places to stay Dec 29 — Jan 1:
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Jebel Shams ©
Jebel Shams
 Nizwa Fort ©
Nizwa Fort
Wadi Ghul - Oman's Grand Canyon
Wadi Ghul - Oman's Grand Canyon

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