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Khasab: Full-Day Khor Sham Dhow Boat Cruise with Lunch

1. Khasab: Full-Day Khor Sham Dhow Boat Cruise with Lunch

Meet with your guide at 9:30 AM at Khasab Port. Begin with a briefing on the day's itinerary and set sail from the port on a traditional Dhow boat. Take in the beauty of the Khor Ash Sham fjord famous for its beautiful clear waters, an abundance of sea life, and vibrant coral reefs. Sail past Nadifi and Qanah before making a stop at Telegraph Island in Khasab Bay at approximately 11:45 AM. Take some time for swimming and snorkeling in the beautiful clear waters. Then, enjoy some lunch on board before sailing onwards to Sibi Island. Stop here for more swimming and snorkeling, before making your way to the village of Sham. Learn more about the village from your guide, before beginning the journey back to Khasab Port, where you will arrive at approximately 4:00 PM.

From Khasab: Snorkeling and Jebel Harim Mountain Tour

2. From Khasab: Snorkeling and Jebel Harim Mountain Tour

Start with a 3-hour Dhow cruise to the Khor Sham fjord where you can admire beautiful scenery and colorful blue seas. Drop the anchor near Telegraph Island and enjoy some time for swimming and snorkeling in the ocean. Discover an underwater world full of colorful marine life. If you are lucky, you may even spot some of the dolphins who like to congregate in the fjord.  After you finish the cruise, embark on a 3-hour jeep tour to Jabel Harim, the highest peak of the Musandam Peninsula. Buckle up in a 4x4 jeep and make your way through the mountains, with many scenic stops along the way. Stop at the Bedouin village of Sayh, a picturesque settlement that sprawls along the mountainside. See the ancient petroglyphs of the village, which date back over 3,000 years. Pass a remarkable fossil wall, with specimens such as crabs and shellfish clearly visible. Finally, reach the summit of Jebel Harim located at 1,800 meters above sea level. From the Khawr Najid viewpoint, see the vast Indian Ocean unfolding below you. See Khasab in the distance, and the town of Dibba. Many of the rocks at the summit are also studded with superbly preserved fossils, offering the remarkable sight of ancient submarine creatures including mollusks, fish, clams, and numerous trilobites.

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What people are saying about Khasab

If you desire to live the real life of Khasab do this tour. We travelled with 2 chikdren (7 and 9) and they are still dreaming this fantastic experience. Take with you your swimming items and a jacket: dolphins, traditional food (sooooo good) and drinks (omani cafè, juices and water at your disposals), tropical fishes in the sea, mountains, old villages and wind...an amazing dream!

It was a really great tour with very friendly and helpful guides. A great and unforgettable experience .. Good and sufficient food, everything very clean and tidy. We were even able to watch dolphins several times. It was a pleasure :)

The boat tour and jeep tour were well organized. The boat crew and the jeep tour guide did an excellent job. The lunch in the restaurant was also excellent. This combination tour can be recommended without hesitation

Great trip, nice crew, dolphins seen, shark, snorkeling was great, traditional food and drinks were delicious

Good food, nice boat. Unfortunately, the departure was 30 minutes late.