Greetings from WPS Holidays. It gives us immense pleasure to provide you with detailed itinerary and quote for your upcoming holidays to Oman & Qatar.
Day 1:- Arrive Muscat / Half Day City Tour of Muscat.
Arrive Muscat Airport and transfer to Hotel.
Leave Luggage and proceed for City tour of Muscat.
Highlights of the tour: The tour begins with a Photo stop to the beautiful Sultan Qaboos Grand Mosque, one of the largest mosques in the Middle East., exhibiting the wealth of Oman‟s Cultural history and thus imparting knowledge about the country’s rich culture and traditions to the visitor. Later you drive along the picturesque Corniche to the once walled district of Old Muscat. You will have photo stops at the residence of his Majesty Sultan Qaboos, the Al Alam Palace, which is flanked by the 16th century Portuguese forts Mirani and Jalali. You will be strolling through Muttrah Souq, where you will be bargaining for handicrafts and silver items.
Later transfer back to hotel.
Evening free for leisure.
Overnight in Muscat.
Day 2:- Coastal Expedition – Wadi Al Arbaeen, Fins & Bimmah.
After breakfast you will be picked up for Coastal Expedition Tour with Visiting Wadi Al Arbaeen, Fins & Bimmah.
You start your fascinating coastal trip with the first leg taking you in south eastern direction along the coast to Sur. The road leads through scenic countryside and rugged mountains to the small fishing town of Quriyat. You drive further to Wadi Arbaeen, en route you see lush village surrounded with dates, lemon, mango plantations. You will have photo stop at each place. You finally will reach Wadi Arbaeen – an oasis spot in the middle of the barren and dry mountains. It is one of the most beautiful wadis and its pools with clear deep blue water give you an opportunity to take a refreshing dip. On the coastal road you stop at the limestone Sinkhole in Bimah and then continue to Fins.
Later drive back to Muscat.
Overnight in Muscat..
Day 3:- Visit to Wahiba Sands.
Today after breakfast, Drive to Wahiba sands, via traditional Old Omani village of Ibra & Mudayrib. You will stop at each place for photo sessions.
Your first destination today is Wadi Bani Khalid– an oasis in the middle of the barren and dry mountains. It is one of the most beautiful wadis in Oman and its pools with clear deep blue water give you an opportunity to take a refreshing dip. Then proceed to Wahiba sands, a vast mass of undulating red and white sea of sand. The ever-changing patterns of the dunes are a photographer‟s delight.
After some exciting sand dune driving which offers excellent thrills and chills for all, you will arrive at the home of a Bedouin Family in the desert, maybe you even feel like going on a short camel ride.
Later in the evening drive back to Muscat and drop off to hotel.
Overnight in Muscat.
Day 4: – Depart Muscat / Arrive Doha. Evening Free.
Today after breakfast, check out form the hotel and transfer to Airport for your flight to Doha.
Welcome to Qatar. Arrive at Doha Airport. Pick up & transfer to hotel.
Arrive at the hotel and check in.
Rest of the day is free to explore the city on your own.
Overnight in Doha.
Day 5:- Half Day City Tour of Doha. Evening free for Leisure.
Have breakfast at your hotel and get ready for half day city tour Doha.
Discover a modern, developing, world class city while retaining its old world charm. See the old and the new juxtaposed, providing interesting contrasts, defining yet amplifying the qualities of both. *Rate is per peson based on two pax.
An orientation tour to get acquainted with Doha, a rapidly growing city with an immense futuristic world class development program while retaining its old world charms. Marvel at modern skyscrapers incorporating multi-faceted traditional architectural elements. In this tour you will visit The Pearl – QatarKatara Cultural Village, West Bay, Al Corniche, Museum of the Islamic Art, Souq Wakif.
Later get back to the hotel.
Rest of the evening is free for leisure. Walk around the city and explore on your own.
Overnight in Doha.
Day 6:- North Qatar Tour.
After breakfast at your hotel get ready for North Qatar Tour.
Start your tour with visiting Al Zubarah Fort – Situated on the North-Western part of Qatar, the Al Zubarah Fort was built besides the ruins of an ancient fort. Al-Zubarah was once a flourishing port and a centre of trade, fishing and pearling. Now a UNESCO World Heritage site, this protected area has become one of the most important archaeological sites in Qatar. An international team of archaeologists and antiquities experts, led by the Qatar Museums Authority, have uncovered many of the artifacts which are displayed in the renovated fort.
Al Khor (also spelled Al Khawr) means “sea on threesides” in Arabic. Older than Doha but far smaller in size. Al Khor is located an easy 50 kilometres to the north of Doha. It used to be the centre of the pearling industry in Qatar but lost its importance after the introduction of cultured pearls. It now boasts a scenic harbour where you can find traditional fishing dhows, a corniche leading to mangrove colonies and a museum showcasing the fishing, pearling and dhow building industries.
Dhow Repair Yard – Traditional dhows are still being used commercially in Qatar. Witness how these traditional dhows are constructed and repaired in specially built boat yards.
Al Takhira Mangroves – The mangroves colony is not only a major tourism product for Qatar but an important natural environmental resource for Qatar. It provides a natural habitat and a sanctuary for birds, fish and other animals as well as prevent coastal erosion.
Later in the evening back to hotel and take rest. Overnight in Doha.
Day 7:- Free day for leisure.
After breakfast, full day free for leisure. Explore City on your own.
Doha, capital of the peninsular Arabian Gulf country Qatar, is a modern city on Doha Bay. Ringing its downtown waterfront are numerous parks and the Corniche Promenade. On a man-made island, the I.M. Pei–designed Museum of Islamic Art houses an extensive collection from across the Muslim world. At Souq Waqif, a traditional market, vendors offer goods like clothing, crafts and spices.
Overnight in Doha.
Day 8:- Depart Doha / Arrive Home.
After breakfast, check out from the hotel and transfer to Airport for your flight back home with wonderful memories & souvenirs from your holidays.
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