Khasab is a city in an area of Oman. It is the capital of Musandam peninsula. In the past the access to the area by land was effectively impossible until a modern coast road was built which makes the fast access from the United Arab Emirates and makes Khasab a popular weekend destination for people who are living in the Emirates. Tourists enjoy the highest peak of Musandam, the dramatic scenery of Musandam Mountains, watch the traditional life of fishermen and also share the early morning hustle and bustle of life in fishing boatyard.
Tourists also visit the restored Portuguese fort of Khasab and the prehistoric rock cravings in the village of Qadah. The tourists have an unforgettable day cruising along the “Fjords of Musandam” that is board on the traditionally decorated Omani Dhow where tourists can sit comfortably on the cushions and carpets. A Dhow tour to Fjords offers a series of beautiful landscapes. The Dhow will anchor at the different places including the Telegraph Island where tourists can have an opportunity to swim and snorkel in the clear waters. Meanwhile the buffet lunch and refreshments are also served on board. With the dhow cruise trip tourists enjoy the beauty of Musandam and check out all of those wonders that this magical land offers.
Dhow cruise to Kumzar:
A dhow trip to the remote village of Kumzar that is located in the Straits of Hormuz offers a visually remarkable trip to a colorful settlement. The Kumzaris have their own language and unique customs.
Dhow cruise is very different and pleasurable as compared to any other cruise.
With this trip the tourists can enjoy the most prominent sights and landmarks of Khsab and see this beautiful city in the new light. Sliding through the waters in a freedom way the tourists get to see the beauty of Musandam on Omani dhow. They will be taken to the Seebi and Telegraph islands to experience the beauty of limestone and turquoise water. During the sightseeing show the tourists can also enjoy delicious food on the dhow according to the package, an international buffet that is specially prepared and provided for the cruise and some traditional Omani food may be the part of feast.
The Dhow cruise package includes;
- Dhow Cruising
- Buffet Dinner or Lunch
- Lounge Music
- Soft Drinks
- Pick & Drop From Hotel (Optional)