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Masirah is located 15kms off the southeast coast of Oman in
the Arabian Peninsula with miles of isolated sandy beaches
and known for its wildlife. It hosts all four of Oman’s
nesting species of Turtles and is world famous as the home
of the largest population of Loggerhead Turtles. The island
is magnificently diverse and offers a wide range of nautical
sports with excursions into the nearby deserts and hills.
The island is off the coast of the Barr Al-Hikman area, and
can be accessed by taking a ferry.
From Muscat to Masirah the distance is 450 kms. From Muscat
take the Nizwa road. At Bid Bid take left to reach on Sur
road for Sinaw. Through the Sinaw village head for Mahoot.
At Mahoot roundabout take left to reach Shannah. From
Shannah take ferry to reach Masirah Island. Once on the
island take a right turn and drive along the coast and
follow the driving direction hotel boards to reach the
Masira Island Resort
PO Box 135, Postal Code 414
Sultanate of Oman
Telephone: (+968) 25504274
Fax : (+968) 25504275