Best of Daymaniyat - Fahal and Bandar Khayran: from/to Sifah (airport Muscat)During the summer and fall, Oman Explorer operates in the central area, in the capital region around Muscat. These tours start and end in Sifah, divers spend three days at the popular Daymaniyat Islands, one day in Fahal and one and a half days in Bandar Khayran. The Daymaniyat Islands are a chain of 9 inhabited islands. Numerous dive sites for all levels of divers are sites are located around the islands. The area is a protected nature reserve with incredible masses of fish, leopard sharks, lots of turtles plus, with a bit of luck, chances of meeting whale sharks. Fahal island is a large island around 4 km offshore from Muscat. The bays contain many varieties of hard and soft corrals and on the sandy bottom there is a chance to spot sharks and stingrays. The wreck of Al Munassir at Bandar Khayran is another highlight of this trip as it is populated with moray eels, lobsters, many nudibranchs and huge schools of fish.
The exact routing is weather dependent or depending on the diving experience of our guests. Routing changes due to port authority regulations are reserved.