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Tee Off Time in sunny Oman

Tee Off Time in sunny Oman


Duration: 5nights / 6 days

Date:       10 Jan to 30 April 2014

Package Summary:  

Day 1 – Arrival and day at leisure.

Day 2 – Grand Mosque – Muscat Hills Golf

Day 3 – Muscat – Al Mouj Golf or Muscat Hills

Day 4 – Muscat – Wahiab Sands – Muscat

Day 5 – Muscat – Ghala Valley Golf or Muscat Hills or Al Mouj

Day 6 – Day at leisure. Departure

 

Day 1: Arrival and day at leisure

Ahlan Wa Sahlan... Welcome to Oman

Arrive Muscat International Airport in the morning. Our English-speaking representative would meet you at the arrival hall with a paging board.

Transfer by private vehicle to your hotel in Muscat. This short drive to your hotel would provide  the first impressions of a clean and green capital. During the drive our driver/guide would enlighten you with some basic facts about the Muscat and Oman in general.

Check-in at the hotel, early check in has been organised for the group

 Overnight at Muscat – 20 mins drive from all 3 golf courses – No Meals

 

Day 2: Muscat Hills Golf Range            

8:00am breakfast and assemble in Hotel foyer for a briefing on the day.

08:15am Departure time, enroute Muscat Hills a small detour to visit the Magnificent Grand

Mosque.

Today is the first day of touring and we start our day with a visit the Grand Mosque, which is an architectural marvel and is perhaps the new landmark of the city. You can continue your drive through the ministries area where you can see a number of modern buildings with touches of Islamic architecture.

Notes: The Grand Mosque is open Sat to Thu 0800-1300 hrs only.

After the Grand Mosque we head to Muscat Hills Golf Club. Tee off time 0930

Muscat Hills Golf & Country Club is a truly unique golf development, comprising an 18-hole PGA-certified green golf course and a high quality residential development on the outskirts of Muscat, Sultanate of Oman. Golf in Oman has been developing over the past 3 years on grass however golf has been played on Sand Golf Courses for a long period of time in Oman.

Muscat Hills Golf & Country Club compliment the 18 Hole golf course with excellent practice facilities including 2 putting greens, a large chipping green and state of the art driving range in which golfers can practice their golf game from both ends of the driving range. 

1300 lunch at the club house. Post lunch return to hotel. Evening at leisure. (lunch at own cost)

Dress code for the Mosque:  as you are visiting the Grand Mosque, long sleeve shirt and pants for both men and women. Women are advised to wear t-shirts with a light weight long sleeve cardigan. Scarf or pashmina  is required to cover the hair, otherwise entry will be denied. No visible tattoos.  Comfortable walking shoes. The mountains will be cold at night so its advisable to bring some light weight warm clothing. 

Overnight at Muscat - B


Day 3: Muscat Hills or Al Mouj Golf Club

0830 or earlier, departure from hotel. Challenge your limit on 9 or 18 hole of Muscat Hills once again or try on the new range that has a complete different feel and view to the one already visited.

Al Mouj Golf Club – Designed by Greg Norman, the course at Almouj Golf will provide a challenging 18 holes of varying lengths and configurations. Norman has captured the essence of the surrounding environment and enhanced it to produce a links style course that runs alongside over two kilometers of beach. The course is 7,342 yards in length, and highlights include a daunting Par 3 island green and a challenging Par 5 that stretches for over 600 yards. The breath-taking views of the Sea of Oman and the Hajar Mountains are visible from everywhere on the course.

Option of having lunch at the Academy Restaurant, an all day dinning offers Mediterranean and Arabic style cuisine. (lunch at own cost)

Post game you are dropped back to your hotel and rest of the day at leisure.

Overnight at Muscat - B


Day 4: Full day tour of Wadi and Desert

8:30am Departure from Hotel

We will head east towards the majestic dunes of Ash Sharqiya Sands (formerly known as Wahiba Sands)

Our first stop our way will be at Wadi Bani Khalid.  The walk to the pools of Wadi Bani Khalid is along the falaj (small irrigation canals) and past mango trees and other crops.  This is quite a refreshing visit and you would be able enjoy a swim in the waters here. (time permitting and change rooms are available for those who wish to take a swim)

Picnic Lunch is served at Wadi Bani Khalid

Living within and along the Sands is approximately 3000 pastoralist Bedouins belonging to different tribes and who owns mainly herders of goats and camels. On our way, we will stop at a Bedouin house, and people here are very hospitable and not spoilt by tourism and would be glad to offer you Omani “kahwa” and dates

Running south from the Eastern Hajjar Mountains to Arabian Sea, the Wahiba Sands, described a Sand sea, stretches almost 200 kms in length and about 100 kms in width. The dunes rise above 100-150 meters in different shades of colour and shifting sands, is the perfect place for both the romantic and the adventurous. A roller-coaster ride over the dunes would a thrilling fun especially for those who are first time visitors to the desert. 

Your day fulfilled with unforgettable memories we safely drop you back to your hotel.

Overnight at Muscat - B


Day 5: Muscat Hills or Al Mouj Golf Club

0830 or earlier, departure from hotel. Return to Muscat Hill or Al Mouj as pre selected by you and take on the final tee off in Oman. Post game you are dropped back to your hotel and rest of the day at leisure.

Overnight at Muscat - B

 

Day 6:

Departure transfer to Muscat International Airport 3 hours prior to flight time.

 

End of Tour 

Meals – B – breakfast, L – lunch, D – dinner

 

Tour Price 

Hotel Type

 

5**** Beach – Intercontinental Muscat

GBP1099.00 per person

5**** Beach – Grand Hyatt Muscat

GBP1120.00 per person

4**** Beach – Crowne Plaza Muscat

GBP970.00 per person

*Based on min 2 adults

Validity: 10 Jan – 40 April 2014

 

Note: Rate inclusive of green fee, water, golf carts, cold towels, warm-up basket of balls (25), taxes

 

Validity: 10 Jan to 30 April 2014

 

Early Bird: Book before 28 Feb 2014 and receive additional GBP10.00 per person incentive


Inclusions

  • Accommodation at above mentioned hotels.
    • 5 nights Muscat – lead category room.
  • Tour and Meals as per the program (contact info@omanworldtourism.com for details itinerary.
  • Daily transfer to and back from Golf course.
  • All Transfers and tours by comfortable air conditioned vehicle.
  • Services of a professional English Speaking Guide on all transfers and Excursions.
  • All taxes and services charges currently applicable by the government.
  • Water on board during the transfer and tours.  

Exclusions

  • Cost of lunches or dinners other than specified above
  • Cost of Oman Visa for 10 days (upon arrival) which cost GBP9.00 approx Per Person extra
  • Any expenses of personal nature