Best of The North & Nakhl
This fabulous daylong trip includes all the interesting and scenic areas of the north side of Oman, such as open markets, forts, and invigorating hot springs. Your tour includes lunch in a local restaurant, so you are sure to experience the cultural flair of Nakhl.
Begin this epic ride when your driver picks you up in a deluxe vehicle that is comfortable and roomy. Your driver will take you along the picturesque coast of Batinah. The breathtaking views are mesmerizing as you make your way to the local souqs. Once at your destination you will get to explore the open markets and see all that the vendors offer including fish, meat, produce, and crafts.
After shopping and strolling the souqs, continue on through the village to visit the grand Oasis of Nakhl, an historic and magnificent 17th century fort, and the exhilarating Al Thowarah Hot Springs. After exploring these amazing landmarks, you will dine at one of the local restaurants. Having lunch locally will really give you a feel and taste of the Nakhl heritage.
After lunch, your day continues as you make your way to the township of Rustaq, where you will take a tour of the Al Hazm Fort. This fort is at the entrance of the mountains so the backdrop is wonderfully scenic. After your visit, you will return to Muscat.