West Salalah Shore Excursion from Salalah Port
The birthplace of the late Omani leader, Sultan Qaboos, the ruler who changed the face of Oman brought development and a high standard of living of the people. Salalah is the second-largest city and greenest place in Oman. Salalah is popular for exotic natural beauty and lush green landscape and has a long beautiful coast that is embellished with white sands. The western part of Salalah beckons with natural and historical sights for a memorable shore excursion from Muscat Port. The shore excursion experience includes visiting the ancient tomb of the Prophet Job at Jabal Qara mountain, and soak up under the sun at white-sand Mughsayl Beach and see the blowholes—through which waves burst. You may enjoy the fresh air on the beach, and you can have time to swim or just relax. Explore the best of Salalah from Muscat with our half-day city with a live guide.
West Salalah Shore Excursion from Salalah Port: Frankincense Trail
Your West Salalah city tour will start with a pickup from the port and our guide will escort you to see the tomb of Prophet Job. You can also spot the footprint of the prophets, In religious terms, this is the most important site in Dhofar. The tomb of Prophet Job who is mentioned in the old testament and venerated by all the followers of Abrahamic Religions. The Tomb is situated on an isolated island overlooking the city. The place is a must-see especially during the khareef, the scenic route towards the tomb is something remarkable.
Next, you will be guided to Ittin Cave Park and Admire the stunning view of Salalah city from the top before we head towards Mughsail Beach & Blow Holes. The four-mile-long un uninterrupted beach with white sand, frankincense trees and picnic shelters are an ideal place to get soak up under the sun. Swim in the impossibly clear turquoise waters or take a walk-through Al-Marnif Cave to experience the famous blowholes on the west side of the beach. You will be amazed to see how water erupts through the holes very couple of minutes with deafening noise.
Our will then escort you to Masood hidden Beach, Climb the top of the hill to get the spectacular view of this pristine beach. This hidden beach has a small patch of white sands with the rocky mountain in its background. This panoramic view is the best one you can see in Salalah and has been a popular tourist place visited by locals and tourists.
After the visit to Hidden Beach, you will be transferred back to Muscat and on the way back you will be given a stop in a fenced frankincense garden. Oman is so popular for frankincense and Oman’s frankincense is the best in the world.