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Friday, August 24, 2018

Trip to Musandam ( Oman )


Musandam, Oman is an amazing place to go for a day out form Dubai. If you are traveling to Dubai just spend a day in Musandam (Oman). You don't have to apply for Oman Visa.  A complete day is spent on a dhow cruise with a lot of activities in the middle of the sea.

Arabian sea, musandam, oman


Many package trips are available online at a reasonable price which includes foods and activities. 

*It is advisable to book the package from a trusted site such as  Musafir.com.


Why Package trip for Musandam?

No Headache to arrange Entry Visa for Oman.
Activities are included with Food with reasonable Price.
It will be costly and hectic if you arranged by yourself such as snorkeling, banana boat ride, speed boat ride, fishing etc.

Best time to Visit Musandam

From Nov to Feb is the best time to visit as in summer the climate is extremely hot.

Cost for the Musandam package

Per head AED 180 to 250 (depends on the travel company).  Cost varies with the season.
Cost includes visa, foods and all activities in the sea for the whole day.


Details of the trip

Pick up by Volvo bus from Dubai/ Ajman between 7 to 7.30am.
It takes around 2.30 hours to reach the Oman border. Once Reached  visa and passport will be verified by Oman border security
Then will go towards the port & will board on the dhow cruise. The journey will start with the soft drinks and fresh fruits.
Next stop is Telegraph Island. All the activities like banana boat ride, snorkeling, speedboat ride will be arranged there along with lunch.
On the way to return, they will show the limestone cave & you can do fishing on the cruise.
Overall an amazing trip!!


Trip advice
If you are traveling with an infant/ toddler, you must carry baby foods, diapers as the whole day will be in the middle of the sea.
Take an extra set of clothes as if get wet in the sea you can change. You need to cross water while going to telegraph island.
Sunglasses must. Carry sunscreen lotion if allergic to sunlight

For more Musandam pictures click the video



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