Al Rustaq is known for being a center of Omani history, and features numerous activities for explorers. You'll head out of Muscat and to this great city through a convenient hotel pick up. Your first stop is the Rustaq fish market, also known as the Nakhl-Barka Fish Market. You'll see how the locals barter and prepare fresh fish! In the Rustaq Souk, you next destination, you'll be able to see one of the most popular and busiest markets in the Sultanate of Oman. Gum and incense are by far its most famous exports, and the souk is pleasantly surrounded by coconut trees. Then comes the An Naman Castle, a 17th century wonder just beyond Barka and full of history about the city. And you'll even see how excellently it has been maintained and restored through the years. You'll head past the Batinah plain, a rich agricultural area, where you'll glimpse farms and workers at work. Then it's off to the Rustaq Fort, famous for its imposing three-level structure, and the most famous in the city. In the next fort, Nakhal Fort, you can learn even more about Al Rustaq's history. Your tour's final stop is at the Thowarah Hot Springs, where invigorating warm water is the perfect way to relax. You'll head back to your hotel in Muscat at the end of the tour.