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Im planning to go on a self drive in Oman in february 2011 together with my mom and brother.

We're planning to go on a 'organized' self drive, that means the nights are booked and you get pickups and drop offs from the airport and the rental car.

Our itinerary looks like this:

Day 1 Düsseldorf - Muscat
Flying from Dusseldorf to Muscat

Day 2 Muscat (ca. 50 km)
Arrival in Muscat, pickup from the airport and drop off of our 4WD

Day 3 Muscat - Coastal Road - Ras Al Hadd (ca. 300 km)

Day 4 Ras Al Hadd - Wadi Bani Khalid - Wahibi Sands (ca. 180 km)
Overnight in tents in the desert

Dag 5 Wahibi Sands – Nizwa (ca. 200 km)

Dag 6 Nizwa & Jebel Shams (ca. 170 km)
Overnight in Nizwa.

Dag 7 Nizwa – Al Sawadi (ca. 270 km)
Stay in Al Sawadi Beach Resort

Dag 8 Al Sawadi
Stay in Al Sawadi Beach Resort

Dag 9 Muscat - Düsseldorf
Fly back to Dusseldorf

We will probably extend with 1 or 2 nights in Al Sawadi

Any opinions or suggestions?

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