Musandam From UAE (2n/3d)

A Dhow Cruise is the more popular way to discover the coast of Musandum

A Dhow Cruise is the more popular way to discover the coast of Musandum

Day 01: In the morning transfer from Dubai, Sharjah or Al Hamra to Ras Al Khaimah and As Shaam.
Entry formalities at border to Oman. Continue on a scenic road along the coast passing Bukha Fort to reach Khasab town. Check-in at hotel in Khasab. Mountain Safari to Jebel Harim – the “mountain of women” – the highest point at Musandum. The road winds along a ridge with spectacular views into wadis and foothills. See small settlements utilizing every possible piece of land to develop green fields, picturesquely enclosed by stone walls. Enjoy the fascinating view into the gorges before returning via Wadi Khasab. 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: The highlight of Musandum – a full day dhow cruise
Today you discover the breathtaking scenery of fjords and mountains when crossing through the inlets by a traditional wooden dhow. There is an option for swimming and snorkeling in the clear blue water. Dolphins are faithful companions.Lunch on the dhow. Overnight / Breakfast in Khasab

Day 03: Return To Dubai
Before returning to the UAE we visit Khasab Fort and Wadi Tawi with its pre-historical cave paintings. Reach Sharjah/Dubai at lunchtime for extension or departure.

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