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  1. Oman
  2. Muscat Governorate
  3. Muscat

Muscat: Nakhl Half-Day Tour with Audio Guide

Product ID: 339916
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Visit the famous Nakhl Fort, west of Muscat, with stops at the Al Thowarah Hot Springs and Seeb souq on a half-day tour.
About this activity
Duration 4 hours
Skip the ticket line
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Driver
English
Audio guide/headphones
Spanish, English, French, German, Italian

Pickup included

Please wait in your hotel lobby 10 minutes before your scheduled pickup time.
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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Experience

Highlights
  • Explore the historic pre-Islamic Nakhl Fort
  • Discover the beautiful Al Thowarah Hot Springs
  • Learn more about the history of the sites visited with an audio guide
Full description
Begin with pickup from your hotel in Muscat and travel to Nakhl, a typical Omani village located west of the capital. It lies at the foothills of the mountains near an abundant source of water, which irrigates the extensive nearby date palm plantations.

As you approach Nakhl, keep an eye out on the fortress that sits on a hill outside the village. The fort’s origin is pre-Islamic with major contributions by the Al Ya’ruba and the Al Bu Sayed dynasties. Visit the ancient site, and wander along its walls and through its museum. Next, visit the Al Thowarah Hot Springs, located a few kilometers from Nakhl Fort. Then enjoy some time at the Seeb souq by the ocean, and finally, be transferred back to your hotel in Muscat.
Includes
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • GPS enabled Multilingual Audio Guiding in 5 different languages
  • Nakhl Fort entrance fee
What’s Not Included
  • Food and drinks
  • Live guide
  • Personal expenses