Salalah

Explore Salalah with your private guide, seeing a garden farm, the Shanfari Mosque, the frankincense souq as well as the cattle market. Walk along the waterfront Corniche, and visit the Museum of the Frankincense Land to learn about the Dhofar region.

Start the day by visiting a garden farm where coconut, banana, papaya and vegetables are grown, made possible by the unique tropical conditions that exist in Salalah. Stop outside the stunning Shanfari Mosque before heading into the bustling Al Husn Souq, where you can find the Dhofari frankincense, rated the best in the world. Continue to the Cattle Market before walking along the waterfront corniche towards Al Husn Palace, the summer residence of Sultan Qaboos. End your day at the Museum of the Frankincense. Note that this tour of only available from Saturday to Wednesday.

Itineraries

Grand Tour of Oman

Muscat - Jabal Akhdar - Jabal Shams - Wahiba Sands - Raz Al Jinz - Salalah  

This Grand Tour of Oman gives you a comprehensive tour of all what Oman has to offer, with the opportunity to extend your time in the Northern region of Musandam, turning it from a two-week trip to a three-week trip.

15 days from £3995 p. p.

Adventure to Salalah & Empty Quarter

Salalah - Empty Quarter - Salalah  

Salalah is located in southern Oman in the dramatically beautiful region of Dhofar. The area is synonymous with the frankincense trade, and you will uncover a land of incense-infused souqs, white-powder beaches, whitewashed forts and dramatic mountain scenery.

8 days from £2495 p. p.

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