Nizwa-Misfat Al Abriyeen : 177 km
In the morning, start your sightseeing in Nizwa. First, you visit Nizwa Fort featuring a unique large round shape used as a defending structure in the past. Then head for Nizwa Souq where Silverware, silver-plated daggers, potteries and jewelry are marketed. Next, you go on an excursion to Bahla and visit Bahla Fort, the first Omani site registered in UNESCO World Heritage Site, Pottery Souq and Jabreen Fort, an important center of learning astrology, medicine and Islamic law in the past. Afterwards, go for a stroll in Al Hamra Mud City and visit Bait al Safah Museum where the staff are locals who practice the traditions, norms and roles of the Omani people. Then drive up to Jebel Shams Mountain (literally means sun mountain), considered as the highest mountain of the Hajar Range and take a trek in Misfat Alabriyyn Village offering beautiful gardens and open terraces. You will stay overnight in Misfat Al Abriyeen.