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Empty Quarter and a Lost city OVERNIGHT CAMPING on FB Basis 2 Days 01 Night

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Day 1: Salalah to Empty Quarter

Stop At: Dhofar Governorate, Dhofar Governorate
It is an absolute must for everyone who is visiting Dhofar and having Salalah Tours ,Highly recommended among Oman Day Tours . that you visit Ar Rub Al Khali (The Empty Quarter), Dhofars most remarkable and popular site with its unspoilt and magical sand dunes. We recommend it highly among Oman Day Tours , and you will take an unforgettable memory to share with your family and friends back home.
Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Thumrait, Oman
We will start our tour from your hotel .After having a small break in Thumrait town, which was famous as a Bedouin settlement, we proceed west on graded road crossing the huge gravel desert of Al Nejd.
Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Empty Quarter, Oman
Arriving the sand desert in Al Hashman, where the sand dunes emerge more picturesque and more spectacular, our

experienced driver will drive up the hills in the
most thrilling and exciting manner to show you an example of driving with force in the sand popularly known as Dune Bashing. In Rub AL Khali, enjoy the exciting and thrilling driving tactics in the fine sand of Arabian Desert. Enjoy a beautiful sunset over the sand dunes before you reach our camp site. You will also have the opportunity to ride a camel. Arabian Coffee and traditional dates are also served on arrival at the camp. Later you will be served a delicious B.B.Q. dinner and Shisha (the Arabic water pipe).
Duration: 12 hours

No meals included on this day.
Accommodation included: Overnight in Empty Quarter

Day 2: From Empty Quarter to Salalah

Stop At: Ubar The Lost City, Governorate, Ubar, Oman
After the breakfast, served at the camp on the next day, we will proceed to the Lost City of Ubar(UNESCO World heritage site). This legendary ancient kingdom, known as Ubar, was said to have existed in one of the most inhospitable places on earth a vast and forbidding Rub Al Khali desert, appropriately known as the Empty Quarter. According to myth, the desert swallowed up Ubar. Quite literally, it sank without trace -becoming the fabled Atlantis of the Sands. This once buried city, which was spotted by satellite, gives you a glimpse of the value of work carried out by a team of explorers in 1982, led by Sir Ranulph Fiennes.
Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Wadi Dawkah, Oman
On our return to Salalah we drive into Wadi Dawka (UNESCO World heritage site) known as the Frankincense Wadi, which is also well-known as the biggest collection of the naturally grown Frankincense trees in the region. Experience the Frankincense and its use in the past as well as in the modern World. Return to Salalah by afternoon.
Duration: 1 hour

No meals included on this day.
No accommodation included on this day.
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Important Information
Departure Point
Traveler pickup is offered
As it is Private trip , Pick up time flexible .
Recommended pick up time before 9:00 AM
You will receive your pick up time after Confirmation
Pick up from Any location inside Salalah or Salalah Airport or Salalah Harbor ( shore excursions passengers )

Airports

  • Salalah Airport, Salalah Oman


Ports
Salalah
Duration
2 days
Inclusions
  • Accommodation included: 1 night
  • Fuel surcharge
  • Local taxes
  • National Park fees
  • Bottled water
  • Driver/guide
  • Hotel/port pickup and drop-off
  • Private tour
  • Round-trip private transfer
  • Transport by private vehicle
  • Overnight accommodation
Exclusions
  • Gratuities
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking, unless booked within 3 days of travel. In this case confirmation will be received within 48 hours, subject to availability
  • A current valid passport is required on the day of travel
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Child rate applies only when sharing with 2 paying adults
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Infant meals not included
  • At time of booking, Cruise ship passengers must provide the following information at time of booking: ship name, docking time, disembarkation time and re-boarding time
  • May be operated by a multi-lingual guide with Extra charge
  • A current valid passport is required on the day of travel
  • Infant seats available
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

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By: Oman Day Tours
569 reviews
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ZOEHLER
Lago Sul, DF
1815
Saturday unfortunately
Mosques, Opera House and Museums were closed because the islamic Holiday is saturday. But than we visited the new
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373JohnC373
Toronto, Canada
19443
Great Cruise!
This was our first visit to the Gulf Region and on MSC Cruises. Both were an excellent experience. WE definitely
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juliasB7734CY
10
WADI Shab - off cruise single day in port.
Had a great day easy to be collected at port and back again with no stress of getting back for all aboard. Good
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nazishwalayatr
10
An amazing experience
We had an amazing 3 days trip around Oman, especially guided by Mr. Ahmed who has been one of the nicest guides
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artisanrealestate
10
Dune bashing and gorge swimming par excellence
Our driver Assad was an excellent and entertaining guide with lots of useful local informative sound bytes thrown
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luvtotravel1011
Sarasota, Florida, USA
2017
Surprising beauty
Spent an enjoyable day viewing the sights of Muscat. Our guide was helpful, knowledge and kind. At our request,
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Dadang M
10
Surprising Muscat Half Day Tour
Hi Nihal, Good morning Nihal, we got an impressive experience during Muscat Half Day Tour, especially guided by
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CapitanoMorgan
Modena, Italy
2012
Perfect
Dear Nehal, Tour was very nice, Muscat is a beautiful city. Our guides have been great, we did enjoy the tour
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kaakilde
Frederiksberg, Denmark
20
Oman from it’s best
2 excellent organised trips. First to Ras al Jinz and followed by a very exiting trip to Jebel Shams. Oman day
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globetrotter75
Paris, France
33
Very good experience after a long drive
Our driver Walid was very pleasant and reliable. The Wahiba sands are very scenic, yet you park in a hard-built
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Awesome2210
6011
Unaware of the concept called customer experience
This is my 3rd cruise and this is the worst and it has put me off going on cruises completely. The only good
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613sids
Hong Kong, China
272
A day trip that offers plenty to see
Our driver Mohammed met us at lobby at 8:30am. As we didn’t have breakfast at the hotel, driver helped us grab an
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613sids
Hong Kong, China
272
Wadi Shab, better to swim
Our driver Juma drove a Toyota Prado. We started around 11am. Took about 1.5 hours to get to Wadi Shab. The hike
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613sids
Hong Kong, China
272
A fine day visiting Nizwa and Jabl Shams
Driver Juma picked us up at hotel at 8am. Drive to Nizwa Fort should be two hours but as we stopped along the way
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Sconway5550
20
Fantastic!
Khalid and his driver Omar were excellent! They took us to the fish market, palace, Harley Davidson (at our
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