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Heritage and History - Nizwa, Bahla , Jabrin

Heritage and History - Nizwa, Bahla , Jabrin

Morning, drive to the historic town of Nizwa, Oman's cultural capital. You will visit the powerful Fort with its massive Circular Cannon Tower, one of the most impressive forts in Oman and the traditional Souq. Then you will proceed to Jabrin castle built in 17th century which is one of the finest of its kind. Its magnificent plasterwork, the carved doors and the painted wooden beams of the ceiling, makes this castle amazingly different. Thereafter continue to Bahla, one of the oldest small towns of Oman, which is in the 12th century was the capital of the tribe living in the region. As the monumental fort is closed for renovation only a photo stop is planned. Bahla is also famous for its pottery. Enroute Muscat, visit the pretty village of Birkat Al Mauz situated at the foothills of Jebel Akhdar (Green Mountain). Enjoy a walk through its oasis and dense date plantations

(Nizwa & Jabrin forts are open Saturday–Thursday: 0900 – 1600 & Friday: 08 00–1100)

Cost Inclusions

Tour as per above mentioned itinerary
English speaking driver guide
Bottled mineral water
Packed picnic lunch
Cost Exclusions

Any items not mentioned above