Explore Dhahirah governorate 2 Days 1 Nights
To : Danak,A'Dhahirah,Oman
Tour includes:
Price Starting From: : 170 OMR

 

It is a semi desert plain which slopes from the southern fool of Al Hajr AI Gharbi Mountains towards the Empty Quarter. It is separated from A’Dakhliyah Governorate by AI Kur Mountain to the East; it joins the Empty Quarter from the West and Al Wusta Governorate from the south. A’Dhahirah Governorate consists of three wilayats: Ibri,Yanqul and Dhank. Ibri town is one of the regional centers located some 279 kilometers from the capital Muscat. Wilayat Ibri is distinguished for its unique location which joins the Sultanate with other areas in the Arabian Peninsula. Furthermore, it was a crossing for the commercial convoys since long. It has a lot of historical places such as forts, fortresses among which are Al Salayf Fort, Ayn Al Hadith and Ayn Al Janah.

Day 1

Muscat to BAT, Ibri Fort, Women’s Souk, Buraimi Tour
 
After Breakfast; we start our tour with a visit to BAT Tombs. One of Omani’s most unique sites is the Bat Tombs, reputedly one of the most complete collection of settlement and necropolises of the third millennium BC. BAT is east of Ibri in the Dhahirah region. The burial site located at a distance of two kilometers north of the village, consists of 100 burial sites made from stone. A team of Danish archeologists unearthed the burial ground in 1976 and it became the second site in Oman to be included by UNESCO on its heritage list, with ‘beehive’ tombs and communal graves as well as terracotta pottery discovered there.
Once we finish from BAT, we will head to IBRI and visit Ibri Fort: This fort was built 400 years ago by Shaikh Rabeah bin Khater bin Salem Al yaqoubi in the middle of the market. Built in an elevated ground, Ibri Fort primarily provided protection to the adjacent neighborhood. The old souk also stood next to the fort, enjoying the protective cover to carry out the bustling trading activities.
Taking lunch in local restaurant and relax for awhile before starting the afternoon tour.
In the afternoon; we will start our tour with a visit to WOMEN’S SOUK: Ibri Souk is famed for its Wednesday Souk run entirely by women. A visit to the souk can be combined with a trip to Al mansfah village, a community of mansions once owned by prosperous merchants of the 19th century during the said the Great. The first day is over and will rest all in Buraimi Oses Hotel.
 
Day 2

Buraimi to Dhank, Muscat Tour
 
After breakfast; we will have a short visit to Buraimi City & Oasis which lies on the border between Oman and UAE. It is of great         strategic value and was frequently at the centre of territorial disputes, particularly between Oman and Saudi Arabia who had control of the area until 1952.Taking Lunch in one of good Buraim restaurant then we head to DHANK. Dhank occupies a prominent place in the history of oman. The farms around falaj Al bazili in the west of the Wilayat are a testimony to its place in history. Going through the Wadi and surrounding villages till we reach Muscat in the evening time.
 

 

Category : Explore Oman
Trip Duration : 2 Days/1 Night
Inclusions : - Service of an english cum driver - 1 night stay in the hotel - All meals as per itenary - Transportation in a 4WD
Exclusions : - Any items of personal nature