From Muttrah the drive continues to Muscat Old Town where the tour proceeds on foot, strolling around the palace of Sultan Qaboos and the forts Jalali and Mirani.
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Exact pick-up time from your hotel to be arranged with the supplier at time of re-confirmation
Hotel pickups commence prior to this time, you must contact the local service provider to verify your exact pickup time.
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Sultan's Palace Complex and Jalali Fort
- Hotel pick up and drop off
- Luxury air-conditioned car or mini-bus transport
- Optional gratuities
- Food and drink, unless specified
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
Buses used for excursions are of the highest standard available. All buses are air-conditioned and equipped with a microphone.
4x4 vehicles used for the off-road safaris are air-conditioned with a maximum capacity of 6 passengers plus driver. All drivers are qualified off-road professionals, first-aid trained and carry cell phones. All vehicles are equipped with seat-belts and passengers are required to wear them at all times.
Lightweight summer clothing is suitable for most of the year, but sweaters or jackets may be needed for the winter months, especially in the evenings. Good quality sunglasses are advised, and photo-chromatic lenses for those who wear spectacles. Hats or some protection for the head are advisable when in direct sunlight. Oman has conservative dress traditions. Swimwear should be confined to the beach and hotel pools. Men and women should ensure shoulders and knees are covered when in public, especially in souks, shops and villages.To enter the mosque you need to wear long trousers or skirt until your ankles, a long sleeved shirt and a scarf covering your hair and neckline.
Normal tourist photography is acceptable, but it is considered offensive to photograph Arab women. It is also courteous to ask permission before photographing men. Photographs of government buildings or military installations are not allowed.
Conditions:The tour operator reserves the right to cancel any part of this tour for reasons of government decisions, public holidays, weather conditions, or similar.
Passport: A current valid copy of your passport is required on the day of travel
If you cancel between 3 and 6 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is a 50 percent cancellation fee.
If you cancel within 2 day(s) of the scheduled departure, there is a 100 percent cancellation fee.
Reviewed by: Paul, March 2013
Excellent and very interesting. Our guide was ideal, knowledgable and thoughtful
Reviewed by: Rene L, December 2010