Musandam From Muscat (1n/2d)

Jebel Harim, the tallest mountain in Musandam

Jebel Harim, the tallest mountain in Musandam

Day 01/Thursday
In the morning flight from Muscat to Khasab. Meet & greet on arrival and transfer to the hotel to check-in. 11:00hrs – Proceed on a short city tour with visit of Khasab Fort and the pre-historical rock paintings in Wadi Tawi. In the afternoon, depart for a half day 4WD safari to Jebel Harim, the highest mountain in Musandam (2087 metres). The road winds along a ridge with spectacular views into the wadis and foothills. See small settlements utilizing every possible piece of land to develop green fields, picturesquely enclosed by stone walls. The surrounding scenery at Khawr Najd is stunning, a beautiful lagoon with its rocky shore. The last destination is Khalidyah Park, a woodland of mainly Acacia and Sisyphus trees, a home of butterflies, birds and grazing animals as well.  Overnight / Breakfast in Khasab

Day 02/Friday
After breakfast, transfer to Khasab harbour for a half day Dhow Cruise (09:00hrs – 13:00hrs). Discover the breathtaking scenery of fjords and mountains when crossing through the inlets by a traditional wooden dhow. Fruits and beverages are served on board. Return to the hotel to freshen up before the transfer to Khasab Airport at 14:30hrs for the return flight to Muscat.

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