Salalah East West tour – Combined tour
Salalah city is in the South of Oman, considered the capital of Dhofar province. It is famous for its beaches, the banana plantations and the nearby spectacular waterfalls that will be visited during this trip.
Proceeding East of Salalah to Taqah village; on our way, you will see the Marmura Palace, one of the main Palace of the Sultan and the royal farm; also, you may catch a Camels or Cattle convoy on your way that gives you a scenic view of the traditional life in that area till we arrive Taqa.
Taqa is a local fishing village that will allow you to watch how locals live in Oman. It is famous for Sardines fish and fishermen; it is also a chance to visit the historical Taqa Castle, which was used for a long time to protect this area.
Next, we will visit the Ruins of Sumhurum, known as Khor Rori; long ago, it was considered the main port for Exporting frankincense.
Sumhurum is considered the most significant natural reserve in Dhofer province, and due to its important heritage, it is now listed as a UNESCO site.
Now we will continue along the coastal road to Mirbat village; on our way to Mirbat, there is a stop photo related to the 14th century in Bin Ali Mosque. Bin Ali was buried near his mosque and is considered a great religious and wise man. During our trip, we will also visit Job”s tomb ( Nabi Ayub ), where the prophet was buried. Mirbat was considered the old city of Arabian horses and the slave trade, famous for its landmark castle.
The next stop will be at Qara mountains to visit Ain Razat natural spring, One of the most beautiful springs in that area; enjoy the beauty of nature, where you will find many tourists exploring this fantastic landscape.
Next, we will Proceed to Al Mughsail beach. Here is one of the spectacular beaches in Oman; you can take unforgettable photos of this area with its white sandy beach and blue water, especially from the top of Al Mughsayl bay, as the view is fabulous.
The final stop will be at the Frankincense trees area, One of the best worldwide, where you will notice that you can smell the fragrance of frankincense all over this area.
Now, Start our way back to your Hotel in Salalah, After spending an unforgettable day exploring the highlights of Salalah East and west.
Salalah East and West tour
Price Per Vehicle 325 USD ( Up to five persons )
What is included in the Salalah east and west tour?
* Pick up and drop off from your location in Salalah ( Hotels – Airport – Harbor …. )
*Transportation by Private air condition vehicle during Salalah East west tour.
*Private Omani English experienced guide during the trip
What is excluded from the Salalah east and west tour?
* Meals and drinks ( Lunch supplement 12 USD per person ) .
* Tipping to guide .
*Entry tickets to Sumhuram ruins ( 3 Omani Rial per ticket ) .
What to know before you book Salalah’s east and west tour?
*Due to the nature of the weather, bringing hats and sunblock for any Oman tours is recommended.
*Photos are allowed during Salalah East and west tour, but according to Omani traditions, it is not acceptable to take photos of Omani women, and it is polite to ask men before.
* Conservative clothes are required to visit Bin Ali Mosque and Job”s tomb.
*Salalah east and west combination tour duration takes about 8 hours, starting and ending from Salalah.
*During the east and west of Salalah combination tours, it is recommended to wear comfortable shoes and light clothes.
* East and west Salalah tour recommended Pickup time in the morning, before 9:00 AM.
* Salalah Combination tour (East Salalah and West Salalah ) orders may vary, but all mentioned in the itinerary will be covered.