Past Meetup

Let’s Drive to Khasab, Musandam - Overnight Camp & Dhow Cruise

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Musandam

Khasab · Khasab

How to find us

The meeting point will be communicated a day in advance to the confirmed members via WhatsApp group.

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Details

Let's Drive invites you for a beautiful drive to Khasab/Oman, overnight camp and a Dhow Cruise.

Trip Highlights:
- We will drive from meeting point till the border in RAK and from their to Khasab

- We will stop for Friday prayer and Lunch, somewhere on the way.

- We expect to reach Khasab around 4 pm. We will have couple of hours to explore the area. We will drive to Khor Najd, "A breathtakingly beautiful, glassy turquoise bay."

- After sunset we will settle down for a campfire and BBQ

- Those who would like to stay in hotel can make their own advance booking accordingly.

- After breakfast on Saturday we will go for a Dhow Cruise from 9 am - 4 pm

- We will drive back to Dubai/Shj (expected to reach by 8 pm)

Departure to Khasab
At 10:00 am from Dubai/Shj (Friday)
Total Distance Till Khasab: 209 km (approx.)

Overnight camp in Khasab
Either on the beach or on a mountain top close to Khasab

Day Dhow Cruise:
Timing: 9.00 AM to 04:00 PM (Saturday)
Cruise to the Khourshem Fjords, where beautiful, calm, turquoise waters contrast with the creamy, white limestone cliffs. During the cruise we explore small fishing villages (Nadifi, Qana, Maqlab, Shem, seebi ) and the famous Telegraph Island and Seebi Island. There is also a possibility to see dolphins along the way, We will make two stops for swimming and snorkeling in the clear, dynamic water.

The Cruise Includes:
• Dolphins Watching, Swimming Snorkeling
• Lunch and refreshments will be served on Boat.

Cruise Booking Charges:
AED 170 per adult & children above 10 years
AED 85 per children below 10 years
Infants free (up to 4 Years)

RSVP will be confirmed on receipt of the booking amount by Tuesday, 11th April 2017, before 10 p.m. The account number will be provided by personal message on request on the below mobile via SMS or WhatsApp.
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***Important Notes ***

1- Make sure your car has Oman insurance.

2- If it is your personal car and you don't have Oman insurance, you will get temporary insurance at Oman border.

3- GCC citizens and residents (professional category) get visa at the border. However, please check your eligibility at the Royal Oman Police website to avoid last-minute disappointment:
http://www.rop.gov.om/english/dg_pr_visas_agcc.asp
Let's Drive is not responsible to secure visa/border clearance for any individual.

4- U.A.E exit fee is 35 AED per person whereas Oman entrance fee is 50 AED per person.(Cost not included)

5- Bring your original passports and National ID Cards with you.

6- Tourists Visa holders in U.A.E are not allowed to enter Khasab, Musandam.

7- The meeting point will be communicated a day in advance. We will create a WhatsApp group for coordination

What to Bring:

1- Enough food/snacks and water/drinks for the duration of the drive.

2- BBQ grill, tools and charcoal.

3- Bring your raw food and amenities accordingly.

4- Chairs to sit on. (Very Important)

5- Fire Wood (1 bundle per car)

6- Shisha (for those who smoke)

7- Sun protection / any medication you need.

8- Swimming trunks/costumes.

9- Tents and sleeping Bags

Disclaimer – please read carefully

By accepting to participate in this event, You agree that:
(a) Acceptance of your RSVP is only notional, and the Organizers reserve the right to select the final list of attendees.
(b) You are above 18 years of age, and in case you are bringing family or guests below 18, they shall be accompanied by you at all times and remain your sole responsibility.
(c) You have joined us voluntarily and you have the required skills, licenses and permits to be on this trip.
(d) Let’s Drive or the organizers do not hold any responsibility for loss or damage of property (vehicle, gear etc.).
(e) You are responsible for your own safety and any act of negligence by You that endangers the safety of fellow passenger(s) or others.
(f) You give explicit consent to Let’s Drive and the organizers that any photos or videos of you and/or your family/ guests/ pet/ car/ gear taken on this trip (or an earlier trip), whether by the organizers or an attendee may be freely shared, used or published by Let’s Drive or the organizers in any form – print or digital – and/or posted on the group’s social media pages (Meetup/ Facebook/ WhatsApp/ Twitter/ Instagram/ YouTube and the like) for the purposes of illustration, promotion, branding, advertising or marketing or record and You explicitly waive any rights whatsoever to challenge or bring an action against Let’s Drive or the organizers/ hosts for use of such media for the stated purposes .