Spectacular natural scenery, intimate cultural experiences, wild adventures ashore and unforgettable futuristic cities are all on the table during this immersive land and sea journey with extra days inland in Oman. Find the enchanted and remote and wild Musandam Peninsula where vistas of mountains and fjords shake up your assumptions about Middle East landscapes. Be inspired by imaginative modern architecture and the classic beauty of traditional mosques. And learn what life is like here as you enjoy the legendary hospitality of Bedouins, spend a night at an enchanted desert camp, and visit camel markets, souks, pearl farms and oases straight out of the Arabian Nights.
Recommended to bring:
Sunglasses, sunscreen, a hat, and your swimsuit
Please note: Ladies visiting mosques are required to cover their heads with a scarf and not wear shorts, beachwear, or sleeveless outfits as they are to be fully covered. Men are also to be fully covered though short sleeve shirts are allowed. No eatables are allowed inside the mosque premises. Slip-on shoes are recommended.