Fortified Wonders: Nizwa, Jabrin & Bahla Expedition
Embark on an enchanting journey through Oman's history, exploring the captivating Nizwa Fort, vibrant Souq, and the architectural marvels of Bahla Fort and Jabrin Castle. Immerse yourself in the rich heritage of Nizwa and the picturesque landscapes of Birkat Al Mauz.
- Marvel at the iconic Round Tower Fort
- Visit vibrant Nizwa Souq
- Explore Jabrin Castle and Bahla Fort
- Discover the idyllic village of Birkat Al Mauz
- A/c vehicle
- Entrance fee
- Hotel pick-up and drop-off in Muscat
- Personal expenses
Uncover the historical tapestry of Oman with our "Fortified Wonders" tour. Begin your adventure in Nizwa, the interior capital and birthplace of Islam in Oman. Marvel at the iconic Round Tower Fort, a 17th-century masterpiece, and delve into the vibrant Nizwa Souq, where the Friday cattle auction, hand-carved Khanjars, and silver jewelry showcase the region's rich traditions.
Journey further to explore Jabrin Castle, an architectural gem from the late 17th century, known for its intricate ceiling paintings and wood carvings. Next, immerse yourself in the historical grandeur of Bahla Fort, a photogenic stop with a legacy dating back centuries.
En route to Muscat, pause at the idyllic village of Birkat Al Mauz, nestled at the base of the Jebel Akhdar (Green Mountains). Take a leisurely walk through its oasis and date plantations, absorbing the tranquility of this picturesque setting.
As the day concludes, return to Muscat with a newfound appreciation for Oman's fortified wonders, a journey blending history, culture, and natural beauty into a seamless exploration of the Sultanate's treasures.