Explore Oman under sail on a live-aboard catamaran. A RYA qualified skipper onboard the charter gives a fresh relaxing perspective of the Omani coves, enchanting desert islands and inlets. Suitable for families and couples alike.
At a Glance
A completely unique experience where you can enjoy an uninterrupted view of Oman's coastline
If you don't fancy staying overnight on the boat, we can arrange a day trip with lunch or dinner included
All the Oman Charter trips are personalized to you, whether you want to take the helm or simply let someone else to do the work
Dolphins, turtles and even whales are regularly spotted off the coast of Oman
Suitable for both families and couples alike
Don't miss out on snorkeling! Oman's coast has plenty of marine life on offerScott Dunn team
If you are a keen birdwatcher, make sure you bring your binoculars as there can be some really interesting species on the coastScott Dunn team
Call us on 858 523 9000 to start planning your vacation to Oman Sail or take a look at our itineraries to Muscat
Cruise along the magical coastline of the Sultanate in elegance and style on board your very own private luxury yacht. Day charter or customized overnight trips for up to seven nights are available.
Occupying the south-east corner of the Arabian peninsula Oman offers calm seas, crystal clear water and a prevailing north-easterly wind providing idyllic sailing conditions. Oman is the only country in the region where bareboat sailing charters are permitted.
You can also enjoy all the freedom of a bareboat yacht charter with the added benefit of an RYA qualified skipper. The skippers not only ensure a stress free vacation for the more inexperienced sailor but also bring with them local knowledge, ensuring you don't miss out on any of the breathtaking sights that Oman has to offer.
A typical day aboard Oman Sail would include a spot of dolphin watching followed by a cruise up the coast to take in historical sites such as the Muscat Palace and the old coastal forts. A short hop to Falal Island for a mid morning break before continuing on to Bandar Jissa and then Bandar Khiran for a BBQ lunch on one of the secluded beaches. The afternoon can then be spent snorkeling in the crystal clear waters and reeds of Bander Khiran or simply relaxing on the beach.
Each of the four cabins aboard enjoy a private shower room. The Master suite is fitted with an island bed, while the three supplementary cabins have semi-island beds. The boat is air-conditioned throughout.
Oman Sail is either fully catered or guests may bring their own food aboard. Oman Sail can provide picnic hampers or BBQ lunches, on request. There is room on deck for you to sunbathe and there is an eating area. The boat has some equipment for snorkeling and watersport activities.
During your time aboard Oman Sail you will have lots of activities to choose from. You could go snorkeling, diving, sailing, or go on a fishing trip with a local Omani fisherman as your guide, If you want to do something a little less strenuous, bird watching and dolphin watching are wonderful.
Location & Directions
Chartered routes sail along the South East coastline between Mussanah Marina and Jebel Sifah, anchoring in any of the numerous safe and sheltered bays.
When to go
The best time to visit Oman is between November and mid-March, when the cooler air brings the mountain scenery sharply into focus and daytime temperatures average at 25°C. For the rest of the year, much of Oman is oppressively hot and hazy, particularly between May and August.