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Day trips with Valentina

Valentina has been our guide twice in Oman: to Nizwa & Wadi Shab. On each occasion she excelled in... read more

Reviewed 17 June 2018
Graeme B
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Melbourne, Australia
Exceptional 5-day tour and guide Mohammed

We intensely enjoyed our five-day private tour for the two of us with Mohammed in the new 4WD safe... read more

Reviewed 8 June 2018
Chip K
,
Melbourne, Australia
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Exclusively Private, Tailor Made, Personalized Travel Services in Oman. We specializing in day tours, multi-days history and culture tours, hiking & trekking tours, 4WD customized adventures with an experience local tour guides fully licensed from Ministry of Tourism in Oman.
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  • Poor2%
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“day tour” (24 reviews)
“wadi shab” (22 reviews)
“hot springs” (2 reviews)
Closes in 16 min
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Hours Today: 7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
LOCATION
Muscat, Oman
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+968 9423 9582
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Reviewed 17 June 2018

Valentina has been our guide twice in Oman: to Nizwa & Wadi Shab. On each occasion she excelled in driving skills, shared local knowledge along the journey & participated in our activities. Also, her fresh fruit snacks & cold water provisions were greatly appreciated! She...More

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Reviewed 8 June 2018

We intensely enjoyed our five-day private tour for the two of us with Mohammed in the new 4WD safe and comfy vehicle. Mohammed was genuine and forthcoming and very knowledgeable. Valentina was excellent in working with us before the trip to scope the tour and...More

1  Thank Chip K
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Reviewed 5 June 2018 via mobile

We got off the ship and Valentina was waiting for us. In a beautiful 4x4 she drove us out of Muscat and toward Wadi al Shab. She is an open, caring and warm lady with tons of knowledge of the country. After about 1.5 hours,...More

1  Thank Angela C
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Reviewed 5 June 2018

I am writing this comment to commend how wonderful Valentina was for the half day tour in Oman. My husband and I wished we booked her right through as the following tour we booked after Valentina was terrible and affected our time in Oman. If...More

Thank Donna A
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Reviewed 4 June 2018

During a previous visit to Muscat I had used Valentina to show us around Muscat, so for this trip she was the one I went to directly. As always the tour was fantastic. A day out to see the Sink Hole, Sur and the Wadi...More

Thank Sula S
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Reviewed 20 May 2018

Special thanks to Valentina of VS Private Tours for the excellent tour of Oman she planned and delivered for us. From her first speedy response to our initial email enquiry, through the itinerary planning process, to assisting with our visa hiccups, to our final airport...More

Thank Charm P
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Reviewed 5 May 2018 via mobile

Super last minute trip - planned and executed beautifully by Valentina @ VS Private Tours! We did a 2 day intense trip from Muscat which included a history lesson around Nakhal Fort, stunning natural beauty at Wadi Bani Awf, a desert camp down at Wahiba...More

Thank Fei Y
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Reviewed 26 April 2018

It truly was a magical tour, Valentina was so knowledgeable about muscat she made the tour so interesting. One of the best tours of our cruise and such a lovely lady, thankyou so much Valentina I would 100% recommend your company.

2  Thank 22Holiday2014
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Reviewed 18 April 2018

We had a fantastic daytour. Our guide was Valentina and she did a great job. She's easy to communicate with in advance. We did this tour on our first day in Oman and it was an excellent start. Valentina picked us up at the hotel...More

2  Thank TOHE41
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Reviewed 7 April 2018 via mobile

We went to Oman in 6 people for the first time in our life for a 3 days of tour, from Muscat to Sur, passing through Nizwa. Valentina has been exceptional, doing all kind of efforts to show us many wonderful spots and giving us...More

3  Thank xmassss
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Valentina Z, General Manager at VS Private Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 16 April 2018

Dear xmassss, Thank you very much for your nice feedback. We are very happy to learn that you and your family loved Oman and enjoyed your trip very much. It was my pleasure to guide you around the country and enjoy really enjoyed your company....More

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Darla H
21 August 2016|
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Response from Valentina Z | Property representative |
Dear Darla H, We can take two single days or go for a trip with overnight. We can discuss the details with you. I will try to design a program with a maximum attractions as possible. Please contact me on my WahtsUp number... More
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