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Two fascinating days exploring

Valentina helped us plan an intriguing two days where we learned so much and had a taste of Oman... read more

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Valentina is kind, warm and caring. An amazing lady with knowledge and depth. At the end my 3 day... read more

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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...more
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Valentina helped us plan an intriguing two days where we learned so much and had a taste of Oman. She was very responsive to emails and negotiations for a fair price. Because she is a Russian expat who has lived in Oman and the UAE...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Valentina is kind, warm and caring. An amazing lady with knowledge and depth. At the end my 3 day trip, I feel that I have earned a friend.

2  Thank Yunji A
Reviewed June 16, 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

1  Thank Graeme B
Reviewed June 7, 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
Reviewed June 4, 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
Reviewed June 4, 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
Reviewed June 4, 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
Reviewed May 19, 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
Reviewed May 4, 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
Reviewed April 25, 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.

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Darla H
August 20, 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