Musandam is situated on the isolated area of Oman and is separated from the rest of the Oman by the east coastline of the United Arab Emirates. It also includes the exclave Madha which is completely enclosed by the United Arab Emirates. The mountains area in Musandam boasts isolated communities for centuries and many coastal villages can only reached by boats or dhows. The Musandam is separated from the rest of the Oman and is boarded to United Arab Emirates, considered as one of the best tourist destinations in Oman due to its isolated nature and geographical position. The capital of Musandam is Khasab, which is an inhabitant of more than 29000 people and comprises irregular mountain peaks and surrounded by Wadis.
The Musandam Tour to Oman starts at 8.00 am with a pick-up service from your destination in Dubai or Sharjah. You will be drive along the highway of Emirates towards Ras Al Kaimah, one of the Emirates of United Arab Emirates, consists interesting and fascinating old town dotted with a small colorful market. We will allow you to explore you in the famous Friday Market, which is popular as Fruit and Vegetable Market located in Masafi Village. The Masafi is a popular venue in the edge of the Hajar Mountains, where you will have an opportunity to take some photographs and overview the magnificent views of the mountains and surrounding. Now you are at Al Darah, border of Oman, after completing the entry formalities and process you will enter inside the Oman towards the Port of Traditional Omani Boat. The most fascinating part of your tour starts when you board on the boat, taste some different flavors of Arabic tea and coffee as welcome drinks on board. The Double Decker wooden boat is well equipped, cleaned and attached with rest rooms, dining space and sitting area.
The cruising time on boat is for around 45 minutes to 1 hour providing you an opportunity to enjoy the sunbath, relaxing and healing opportunity to your mind, and overview stunning view of rocky mountains, fascinating villages, beaches and you also have an opportunity to spot some Dolphins. The scenery in the Musandam Oman offers you an extraordinary scenic view, presenting you the farmed fields of almonds, date palms and stone houses built into the sides of steep cliff. After enjoying the dhow cruise now it’s time to enjoy the Snorkeling and Swimming activity on the blue water at the far corner in the isolated area of Indian Ocean. You will be equipped with the life jackets and snorkeling equipments to enjoy and chill out with the memorable swimming and snorkeling activities in Musandam. The staff on wooden board will welcome you to start the continental buffet lunch, refresh and energize yourself with the warm and delicious dishes served on board. After having lunch you still have few more minutes to enjoy the swimming and snorkeling or you can stay on board relaxing and refreshing yourself with some music or scenic photography. Now it’s time to get back on board and enjoy the fishing activity with some normal fishing equipment provided and the same time you also can spot the jumping and playing Dolphins. At around 5:30 pm you will be back at the port of wooden boat and you will be drive back to Dubai at your drop off destinations at 7:30 pm.
- Pick-up and drop off from Dubai and Sharjah
- Cruising in Traditional Omani Wooden Boat
- Continental Vegetarian and Non-Vegetarian Buffet Lunch
- Snorkeling and Fishing Equipments
- Towels for Swimming
- Complimentary refreshments and fruit