Oman Travel Tours & Trips

Oman's capital Muscat
Palm-filled oasis of Wadi Bani
Nakhal Fort - Oman's best-preserved fort
Nizwa - former centre of trade, religion, education and art
4WD safari, Bedouin desert camping, and traditional food and music in the Wahiba Sands
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    A Taste of Oman - 7 days

      The 16th century fort in Nizwa is fairly imposing, reaching up to 35 metres and built on a 15-metre platform to repel invaders. Reach the top and you...
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  • Why we love Oman

    • In Muscat, there’s a restaurant with a terrace overlooking Muttrah Harbour, right on the corniche. The fish market is directly opposite, so what else can you order but fish? A particular favourite comes baked whole with chilli and lime juice, washed down with a pomegranate juice
    • You’ll be entranced by the view across the harbour, the old dhows in the water and the houses lining the corniche
    • Sweeping desert views and camel caravans, date palm oases and intricate Islamic architecture
    • Oman is also fiercely proud of its history, as the restoration of its countless forts and other historical monuments testify. Visiting at least several of these is essential for anyone wishing to gain a proper portrait of Oman
    • The Omani character is one of the country’s central joys: an unfailingly courteous and gracious people, whether it’s in one of Muscat’s buzzing coffeehouses or among the Bedouin in the Wahiba Sands, in a country not short of spectacular sights, the welcome you’ll receive will be one of your most memorable moments

    Safety information

    Everyone has the right to feel safe and secure on their trip. We don’t tolerate any form of sexual harassment at Peregrine and Geckos, either between passengers or involving our leaders or local operators. Sexual relationships (consensual or otherwise) between a leader and a passenger are unacceptable. If you ever feel another person is behaving inappropriately please inform us immediately by contacting the emergency contact number detailed in these trip notes.

  • From our Blog

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    One of our local operators, Hassan Hamed, sent us the below from Egypt – a powerful account of his experiences during the tumultuous events that have taken place in his homeland.

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    ‘Tahrir’ means freedom

    We’ve got our fair share of great images on our blog and Facebook, but few are as inspirational as these – photographs taken at Tahrir Square on Victory Day. Stirring stuff – as are the thoughts and tales of our local leaders in Egypt, which we’ll be posting here over the next...

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    The top five pleasures of Cairo

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    Recipe of the week: Harira

    The quintessentially Moroccan soup, head to Marrakech’s Djema-el-Fna and breathe deep: that smell is harira (alright, you’re probably smelling henna as well, and maybe leather, and probably a questionable herbalist’s wares, but you get the idea). The ubiquitous broth is tasty, filling...

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    Camp with the Bedouin of Oman and Jordan

    Ever dreamed of Arabia? Bedouin camps amid sweeping dunes, a vast elemental wilderness with far, far horizons, a caravan of camels in the distance led by a man in robes, padding a trail towards a palm-fringed oasis – all the romantic imaginings you can conjure still exist in Oman and Jordan, with...

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