ABOUT SULTANATE OF OMAN
Located on the south-eastern corner of the Arabia peninsula, Sultanate of Oman is the second largest country among the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) states. It is nicknamed ‘the Essence of Arabia’. The total land area is 309,500 square kms. The coastline extends 1,700 kilometer.
Oman is ruled by His Majesty Sultan Qaboos bin Said Al Said. Under his wise leadership, for more than three decades, the country witnessed all-round development in every sphere of human activity. His majesty has spearheaded the country through an era of renaissance, which began with his accession to the throne on 23 July 1970.
His majesty Sultan Qaboos bin Said assumed power in 1970, and under his majesty’s wise leadership the country witnessed a comprehensive development. Oman managed to maintain harmony between the old and the new. On one hand, Oman preserved the various forts, castles, towers and the old houses, and achieved modern and contemporary development represented in ultra modern infrastructure and the latest industries.
Oman is one of the best Arabic countries to have higher security and people here are very friendly & peaceful. There is not even a single case of terrorism nor any attacks in the history of Oman
TOURISM IN OMAN
Oman is a land of heritage and history, ancient customs and traditions. It has the most diverse topography among the nations in the Arabian Peninsula. This diversity of natural resources has helped create an enduring, year round holiday destination. Oman excels in its natural tourism and potentials those make Oman unmatched with other countries
We would like to be your companion and guide to take you to the beautiful mountains to view the scenery, to glimpse the animals and birds, to swim in the deep pools of clear water. We would like to show you ancient villages, forts and castles, to introduce you to the customs and traditions of rural life. We will take you to the desert and mountains to meet people who live there in caves and mud houses. In the desert, you can see sunset, have sun bath, take Omani traditional food and a lot more to be….... We would like to show you our fabulous beaches where you can enjoy and swim in the Gulf of Oman and the Indian Ocean. And we can provide you transport and accommodation in the best hotels as u please…
WADI TOURS IN OMAN: A Wadi is dried up riverbed found in the mountain valleys. Wadis come into their own after heavy rains, when the rivers start running. The vegetation is restored. Some Wadis have year round running water with deep pools in which it is quite safe to swim if the currents are slow. Wadis are accessible with a four wheel drive vehicle as the terrain can be extremely bumpy. Some Wadis are green with lush trees, palm trees, grasses, and flowering shrubs. It is always safest to visit Wadis in a group or with a tour guide.
TRADITIONAL VILLAGES: There are innumerable old villages in Oman. They are the places of various customs, traditions, arts, agriculture and terrible beauties of extra ordinariness with old houses, mud houses, forts, castles, mountains, wadis, palm trees, etc
JAQ OMAN – TRUE OMAN
JAQ travels differs from other agencies especially in inbound tour services as we uncover true Oman
JAQ travels has its own discovered mysterious destinations including interiors of Oman, wadis and deserts to make one feel the extra ordinariness of Oman
Muscat day tour is free with our package - offer
We provide Omani traditional dress / clothes to our guests both gents & ladies to pose for photos
Tour equipment / items are free- even no service charges
Barbecue is served free for once
We guarantee excellent service with good and affordable rate
CAMPING IN DESERT
HAVING FUN WITH ANIMALS & WATCHING BIRDS
DIVING & SNORKELING TOURS
MOUNTAIN CLIMBING / WALKING