Khasab is the capital of Musandam. A calm fishing village and oasis overlooks the gulf of Oman and the Straits of Hormuz. By road Khasab is an easy three hour drive from Dubai Airport and by air it is 50 minutes over the fjords from Muscat. Enjoy into Musandam's highest peak, the dramatic scenery of Musandam Mountains. Watch the traditional lifestyle of the fishermen and the Bedouin. Share the early morning hustle and bustle of life in fishing harbor. Visit the restored Portuguese fort of Khasab and the prehistoric rock carvings in the neighboring village Qadah. Experience an unforgettable day cruising along the "Fjords of Musandam" on board our traditionally decorated Omani Dhow, where you can sit comfortably on cushions and carpets while feasting your eyes on the striking scenery. A Dhow trip to the fjords offers an insight into its fantastic landscape. During the Dhow cruise, you will cruise into the Straits of Hormuz and discover different villages through the majestic 16 km fjord (Khor). The Dhow will anchor at various places including the famous Telegraph Island, where you can swim and snorkel in the clear waters, there is also the possibility to see dolphins during on the way. A buffet Lunch, refreshments, soft drinks and mineral water will be served and is included.
- Pickup from your hotel or residence in Dubai.
- From the Khasab harbor, approx. 07 hours cruise on a traditional Omani Dhow.
- International Buffet lunch with refreshments.
- Swimming and Dolphin watching.
- Snorkeling with Equipments.
- Explore Telegraph Island.
- Drop Off to your hotel or residence in Dubai.
- [Visa Charges (Oman visa fee & UAE exit fee) are not included in our price & should be paid by the guest at the border]
The Dhow has qualified Captain, crew and is equipped with navigation compass, fire extinguishers, medical box and life jackets.
Points to remember:
In order to do the trip, All Guests must carry their original passports with them for visa stamping at the UAE – Oman border (Trip cost does not include visa fee)*
Cruising in sea is dependent on weather conditions and are subject to Oman Coast Guard approval.
Reservations for the tour will be on Seat in Coach Basis.
Visa Information (subject to change).
Most UAE residence visa holders and all citizens of GCC countries do not require a visa and may enter Oman by road on presentation of valid passport. Citizens of 59 other countries including EU, U.S, Canada, Australia, New Zealand and Japan can apply for a visa at the border. Intending visitors to Oman should remember that they should have the necessary documentation to re-enter the UAE.
Lightweight summer clothing is suitable for most of the year, but sweaters or jackets may be needed for the winter months. We recommend guests to carry swim wear for this trip.
|Days of Operation||Duration||Pickup Timings||Drop Back Timings|
|Departs on Daily Basis||Full Day||05:30 AM - 06:00 AM||08:00 PM - 08:30 PM|
Rates & Bookings
Bookings can be made online through booking page in this website or tour can also be booked by contacting our tour consultants on any of the above numbers.
Online Booking options are also available by making direct payment through your valid Visa / Master Cards.
Confirmation must be obtained from our tour consultant before starting the tour by clearing all the payments in advance.
Our tour representative can come & collect the payment for this tour from your location at no extra charges.
Upon confirmation from our side, you can even make the payment to the tour guide at the time of your tour.
If Cancellations are notified to us 24 hours prior to the tour – Full refund will be provided.
If Cancellations are notified to us within 24 hours of the tour – No Refund will be provided.
We reserve the right to cancel any part or whole tour for reasons of government decisions, weather conditions and force majeure for which the clients will either be offered an alternate date for the tour or we will refund the full amount charged.