What can you see in Musandam: Musandam is an Omani peninsula separated from the rest of the country by a piece of land from the UAE. Located in the northernmost point of Oman and surrounded by two gulfs; the Arabian and the Omani, the governorate has a lot of natural and architectural wonders. Here are the best things you can do and see in Musandam.
What could be more wonderful than a blissful sail around the fjords of Musandam on a Dhow? Enjoy the sight of the unique fjords, very much like those found in Sweden, Norway and other Scandinavian countries. Don’t forget to sip a cup of the delectable Kahwa (Omani coffee) and munch on some Omani dates as you enjoy your leisurely sailing adventure. If you feel like a dip in the crystal clear water, you can ask the dhow captain to anchor for a bit. Enjoy the refreshing weather and the lovely breezes as you sail around the peninsula and back. Sailing around the fjords is one of the top things to do in Musandam Oman.
At the northernmost tip of Oman, separated from the rest of the country by a large swathe of UAE territory, lies the Musandam peninsula, a remote region of dramatic mountains and sheer-sided khawrs (fjords), popularly described as the “Norway of Arabia” and widely considered to be the most scenically spectacular in Oman. Musandam is where the mountains meet the ocean, a breath-taking paradise where time comes to a standstill. This tiny region belongs to Oman but is separated from the mainland by the east coast of UAE and lies in close proximity to Dubai. The picturesque landscapes of Musandam feature beautiful fjords, sparkling waters and the mighty Hajar Mountains.
We have a wide range of Khasab Musandam tour packages to cater the needs of individuals, small and large tourist groups. We also provide private Musandam trips from Dubai just dedicated to your group with pick and drop. Our Oman Musandam tours packages are mainly focused on letting people take on an unforgettable escapade in the town of Khasab Musandam dubbed as the “Norway of Arabia”. The little-known Khasab town is the local capital of Musandam Peninsula, Sultanate of Oman – which is just a few kilometers away from the border of United Arab Emirates. You can combine more Khasab Musandam tour packages to make your stay longer. You will have amazing hotels to sleep, delicious food to eat, different cultures to explore and unforgettable views of Musandam Mountains. Book any of our Musandam tours packages and have fun. Find extra details on Dubai Musandam Trip.
Hajar Mountains have several valleys, each known as a ‘Wadi’ in the local language. These Wadis offer adventurous activities to thrill-seekers. Among the first things to do in Musandam, enjoy a highly recommended four-wheel drive in the Wadis of this place. The adventurous drive has many stops where you can get off the vehicle and roam in the area. Among the Wadis, the Wilayat Khasab is a popular site for the Jabal Hareem Fossils – fossils of fishes and other marine animals. Their geological age is around 250 million years old!