Oman officially the Sultanate of Oman is an Arab state in Southwest Asia, on the southeast coast of the Arabian Peninsula, where it holds a strategically important position at the mouth of the Persian Gulf. The nation is bordered by the United Arab Emirates to the northwest, Saudi Arabia to the west, and Yemen to the southwest, and shares marine borders withIran and Pakistan. The coast is formed by the Arabian Sea on the southeast and the Gulf of Oman on the northeast. The Madha and Musandam exclaves are surrounded by the UAE on their land borders, with the Strait of Hormuz and Gulf of Oman forming Musandam's coastal boundaries.
Discover Nizwa, one of Oman's oldest cities. Visit the 17th century Nizwa fort and explore the souk for silver jewelry. Visit Jabreen fort, known for its wall and ceiling murals.
Cross the Nejd Area, home of the best frankincense in Dhofar, driving through the desert dunes of Khadaf. Visit Ubar, the famous excavation site of the former trading center for frankincense. Visit the UNESCO Frankincense Nature Reserve at Wadi Dawkah
Visit Hiob's Tomb, an Islamic pilgrimage site. Then, take the frankincense road toward Mughsail Brach, known for its blowholes.