Experience the enchantment of Nizwa's architectural wonders and historic forts on our captivating full-day tour. Immerse yourself in the ancient interiors, unveiling a treasure trove of history and a rich tapestry of cultural heritage. Join us for an unforgettable journey through time.

Key Highlights

  • Explore the picturesque Birkat Al Mawz and the awe-inspiring Jebel Akhdar.
  • Immerse yourself in the vibrant atmosphere of Nizwa Souq.
  • Uncover the historical treasures within the walls of Jabreen Fort.
  • Marvel at the breathtaking views of Jebel Shams along the way.
  • Don't forget to capture the beauty of Bahla Fort with a memorable photo stop.
  • Book your tickets today and immerse yourself in the vibrant culture of Oman!

About Nizwa Full-Day Tour From Muscat

Nizwa, Oman's cultural gem, combines ancient heritage with stunning landscapes. Its iconic 17th-century fort stands as a testament to its history, while the bustling souq invites travellers to explore vibrant markets. Nizwa offers cultural experiences, from artisan workshops to traditional cuisine. Nearby, the Birkat Al Mawz oasis provides tranquilly, and the Jebel Akhdar mountains offer thrilling treks. With its rich history and natural beauty, Nizwa is a captivating destination for cultural enthusiasts and adventurers alike, making it one of the top things to do at Oman.

The tour departs from Shatti Al-Qurum, located near the Intercontinental Hotel. Oman boasts a rich cultural heritage, featuring over 500 forts, castles, and towers, each with its own unique historical significance. Commencing at 9 a.m., the journey takes us to Nizwa, renowned as Oman's cultural capital. Our first stop introduces us to the charming ancestral village of Birkat al-Mawz, nestled at the base of the verdant Jebel Akhdar (green mountain). Subsequently, we explore the captivating Nizwa centre, with its imposing fort (exterior viewing) and its massive circular cannon tower, showcasing remarkable Omani architecture. A stroll through the traditional Nizwa Souq offers a glimpse into local life. Following a satisfying lunch at a local restaurant, our itinerary proceeds to the historic Jabreen Fort, built in the 17th century and celebrated for its magnificent plasterwork, carved doors, and intricately painted wooden ceiling beams. Our journey then takes us towards Jebel Shams, one of Oman's most famous mountains, passing through the ancient town of Bahla, featuring its fort (exterior viewing). As the day concludes, we return to Nizwa downtown, and from there, we make our way smoothly back to Muscat, ending the tour at Avenue Mall before facilitating your transfer back to your hotel.


  • Transportation
  • Entrance fees to Jabreen fort
  • Lunch and soft drinks
  • Multiple audio commentary in English, French, German, Italian or Spanish.
  • Hotel Pick up and Drop off


  • Food and Beverages
  • Anything not mentioned in the inclusions

Insiders' Tips

English is widely spoken, but learning a few basic Arabic phrases can enhance your experience and show respect for the local culture.

Additional Information

  • The tour departs at 9:00 a.m., with pick-up 30–60 minutes before.
  • The approximate duration is 9 hours.
  • Cancellation is free up to 24 hours before the local service time, after which full charges apply.
  • Children aged up to 11.99 years receive a 30% discount.
  • Audio guides are available in Spanish, French, German, Italian, and English.
  • $15 is charged  as a supplement per person for hotel pickups after the airport.
  • daily dispatch, with pickup timing between 30 and 60 minutes before the tour.
  • Vehicles arrive within the specified time frame, barring unavoidable delays like traffic or mishaps.
  • The maximum vehicle wait time is 5 minutes to ensure timely pickups.
  • Provide local contact information for accurate communication.
  • Smoking is strictly prohibited in all vehicles.
  • Seek permission before photographing local residents.
  • Photography of local women is not allowed.
  • Schedule adjustments may occur during the holy month of Ramadan; check with the representative.
  • Meals are based on food only; beverages (alcoholic or non-alcoholic) are charged separately.
  • Proper attire is required for visiting the mosque: ladies should cover their heads with a scarf and wear modest clothing, while men should wear long trousers.

Cancellation Policy

A complete refund is available if the cancellation occurs 24 hours before the departure time.

Nizwa Full-Day Tour From Muscat Frequently Asked Questions

What time does the Nizwa full-day tour start?
The tour typically begins at 9:00 am. However, please be ready for pick-up 30 to 60 minutes before the stated start time.
How long is the duration of the Nizwa full-day tour?
The tour usually lasts approximately 9 hours, providing ample time to explore Nizwa and its attractions.
Is there a cancellation policy for the tour?
Yes, you can cancel the tour free of charge up to 24 hours before the local service time. If canceled after that, full charges will apply.
In which languages is the tour guided?
The tour offers audio guiding in multiple languages, including Spanish, French, German, Italian, and English.
Are there any restrictions on photography during the tour?
While taking photos, always ask for permission from local residents. Note that photographing local ladies is not permitted.

Ratings & Reviews

Renata Ploska
Travelled March 2023

Quick and efficient, as usual. Thank you.

Péterffy-Baricska Emese
Travelled March 2023

Correct price, fast confirmation.

Travelled March 2023

Good discount and very easy purchase

Ursula Mansson
Travelled March 2023

Easy booking !

Renata Ploska
Travelled March 2023

Quick and sufficient, as usual. Thank you. Brgds,

Nizwa Full-Day Tour From Muscat

USD 95

Insiders’ Tips

English is widely spoken, but learning a few basic Arabic phrases can enhance your experience and show respect for the local culture.