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East and West Of Salalah Combination Full Day

East and West Of Salalah Combination Full Day
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Overview

Dhofar, also spelled Dhufar, Arabic Ẓufār, Dhofar is the southern province of Oman known for its historical ruins and incense trade .it is the world leading source of frankincense. It Is considered one of the most beautiful Provinces in Arabia, particularly in its southwestern part, because of its monsoon (Khareef) climate, temperate vegetation and bird life. It is considered Oman’s most fertile area. Al-Qarāʾ Mountains is located About 10 miles (16 km) which rise to the heights between 3,000 and 4,000 feet (900 and 1,200 meters). Major crops in Dhofar include coconuts, bananas, alfalfa, sorghum, and vegetables.Dhofar is Oman’s cattle-raising area, primarily for milk. There are oil fields in the northeast. The coastal town of Ṣalālah has one of the most beautiful beaches in the area.Salalah was the permanent residence of the former sultan of Oman until the Success of Sultan Qaboos.Other major towns are Mirbāṭ, Ṭāqah, Raysūt, and Rakhyūt East Of Salalah includes the historical part Of Salalah; the ancient ruins of the famous city Sumharam (Khor Rohri). The town was the easternmost outpost of the Hadramaut kingdom on the ancient frankincense trade route between the Mediterranean Sea, the Persian Gulf, and India. Khor Rohri was an important port on the coast of Dhofar and one of the main commercial cities of frankincense, probably even the center and main port for shipping (UNESCO World Heritage Site)

Type Private Tour
Duration 8 Hours
Pickup time 08:00 ~ 08:30 AM

Highlights

Dhofari
Dhofari
Salalah keyboard_arrow_right Attractions keyboard_arrow_right Old Town

Dhofari

The Dhofar Governorate (Arabic: محافظة ظفار‎‎, Muḥāfaẓat Ẓufār) is the largest of the eleven Governorates in the Sultanate of Om.. read more

Mirbat Castle
Mirbat Castle
Salalah keyboard_arrow_right Attractions keyboard_arrow_right Castle

Mirbat Castle

Mirbat Castle: Currently, under restoration, this fortress was under siege during the Battle of Mirbat in 1972... read more

Taqah Castle
Taqah Castle
Salalah keyboard_arrow_right Attractions keyboard_arrow_right Castle

Taqah Castle

Taqah Castle was built in the 19th century. This makes it a relatively new castle in comparison to forts and castles found in the north of Oman, such .. read more

Rakhyūt Beach
Rakhyūt Beach
Salalah keyboard_arrow_right Attractions keyboard_arrow_right Beach

Rakhyūt Beach

Rakhyut: a small fishing village with a good beach for swimming... read more

Qara Mountains
Qara Mountains
Salalah keyboard_arrow_right Attractions keyboard_arrow_right Mountain

Qara Mountains

Jebel Al Qara is a mountain range shaped as a half moon situated north of Salalah of about 100 km and 2500 meters tall. Between June and September, wi.. read more

Mughsayl Beach
Mughsayl Beach
Salalah keyboard_arrow_right Attractions keyboard_arrow_right Beach

Mughsayl Beach

Mughsayl (Al Maghsail / Al Mughsail). On the left is a 5 km-long stretch of lovely 3 beaches with shaded picnic facilities. During the Kharif, the wav.. read more

Ayn Razat
Ayn Razat
Salalah keyboard_arrow_right Attractions keyboard_arrow_right Oasis

Ayn Razat

Ain Razat is the most important source of spring water in Dhofar. It used to be one of the main sources of water for Salalah. It's water, as well as s.. read more

Khawr Ruri
Khawr Ruri
Salalah keyboard_arrow_right Attractions keyboard_arrow_right Beach

Khawr Ruri

Khawr Ruri: is the largest reserve in the Governorate of Dhofar. It is considered the most attractive to tourists as it contains Khawr Ruri port, famo.. read more

Bin Ali Mosque
Bin Ali Mosque
Salalah keyboard_arrow_right Attractions keyboard_arrow_right Mosque

Bin Ali Mosque

Mausoleum of Bin Ali, Bin Ali Rd. Mohammed Bin Ali was a 14th-century local Islamic scholar, and this structure is actually a mosque built over his to.. read more

Ayub Tomb
Ayub Tomb
Salalah keyboard_arrow_right Attractions keyboard_arrow_right Tomp

Ayub Tomb

In religious terms, this tomb is probably the most important site in Dhofar. Regardless of your religious convictions, the tomb, situated on an isolat.. read more

Ṭāqah Town
Ṭāqah Town
Salalah keyboard_arrow_right Attractions keyboard_arrow_right Historic Building

Ṭāqah Town

Taqah (Arabic: طاقة‎‎) is a coastal town in the Dhofar governorate, in southwestern Oman. Approx. 2 km after the western entrance to the town.. read more

Frankincense Souk
Frankincense Souk
Salalah keyboard_arrow_right Attractions keyboard_arrow_right Market

Frankincense Souk

The Frankincense Souk Which is well-known for its perfume oils and incense burners... read more

Preferences

Fun to do
Sightseeing's
Suitable for babies
Suitable for old people
Suitable for pregnant women

Itinerary

In the morning discover Eastern Dhofar – The Frankincense Trail
We stop at Ayn Razat, located at the foot of the Qara Mountains, with its natural springs, rich plants, and flowers. Continue up the mountains, home of the Jebalis and their large herds of camel and cattle. In Sumhuram archaeological excavation site we inspect the ruins of this old frankincense port city and its store rooms. Continue along the coast and stop at Bin Ali Mosque and the grave of one holy man buried here in the 14th Century. Proceed to Mirbat, the former trading place for horses, and stroll around the old part of the town to admire the beautiful architecture and the old Dhofari houses. While returning to Salalah we stop at Taqa’s wonderful white sandy beach.

In the afternoon explore Western Dhofar – Wonders of Nature
Drive across the impressive Qara Mountains and head south where the mountains turn lush green to reach Hiob’s Tomb, visited by Islamic pilgrims. We stop at frankincense trees and a bird sanctuary before reaching Mughsayl Beach, well-known for its blow holes, a natural wonder where the sea bursts up dramatically in regular intervals during high tide. Return to Salalah town and enjoy dinner in a typical local restaurant. head to Visit the famous Mughsayl and Salalah Bird sanctuaries 

Includes

In the price

  • transfer_within_a_station Transfers
  • filter_drama A/C Vehicle
  • drive_eta Saloon Vehicle
  • record_voice_over Guide
  • label Entry Fees
  • beach_access Beach

Feateurs

  • photo_camera Photography

Excludes

  • Visa Entry
  • International flights
  • Airport taxes
  • All meals and drinks not specified
  • Tips and gratuities
  • Items of a personal nature

Rates

4WD Vehicle (1 ~ 4) Travelers

Number of persons 1 Person 2 Persons 3 Persons 4 Persons
Cost per person 350.00 USD 190.00 USD 135.00 USD 105.00 USD

Currency

Prices are quoted in US Dollars per person per trip and valid until April 30.2018, except during Easter, Christmas 2018 and New Year 2019's holidays.


Children Policy

  • 0 ~ 4 Years free of charge
  • 4 ~ 12 Years 50% discount
  • 12+ pay full price as per adult
  • If your sightseeing tours include domestic flights, tickets or ferry boat, an extra supplement for your child may apply
  • Children Policy for 4 years and puls, is not apply for tours that require tickets. ex: Dolphin watching


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