City Tours starts from visit to the restored Fort of Khasab, build by Portuguese in the 16th century.
This picturesque castle on the inner cove of Khasab Bay overlooks the harbor and represent Khasab eastern line of defense. Contained within its low, crenellated walls is a massive central tower that pre-dates the castle itself and preceded the arrival of Portuguese in the 16th century.
Drive through the town of Khasab with its old and new souq. At the back of the castle to the east, in the Harat al Khamzari district, are the plantations and seasonal homes of the Kumzari tribe. Further east is the souq, with bustling shops selling most of the usual items found elsewhere in Oman, as well as imported Irani goods, locally made pottery and the unique Musandam axe, or jirz.
You will visit the Wadi Qadah with the old Village Tawi. At the end of the deep bay you can see prehistoric rock carvings depicting (Drawing, Painting) Camels, Ships and Warriors, said to be more than 2000 years old.
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Khasab Dhow Cruise brings you some of the most exciting activities including swimming and snorkeling, dolphin watching and some of the most beautiful natural landscapes tours with on board refreshments and comfortable seating. Khasab Dhow Cruise to Khourshem Fjord Schedule: 9:30AM to 1:00PM and 1:30PM to 5:30PM. The crystal clear waters and the 16 km […]View this Package