How to Enter:

Oman 2019

It is time to get planning! On this page you will learn all about what it takes to enter the Haute Route Oman. There are a few important things to consider, such as pricing, accommodation and logistics. There are also some event add-ons and promos to consider.

Our friendly team of support staff is always on hand to help guide you through these options. Contact us via the online chat, by phone at +41 21 641 43 99 or by email at [email protected] for a quick answer.

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Enter as an individual and join hundreds of riders from across the globe as they embark on the cycling adventure of a lifetime. As the event is timed and ranked you will be part of the Solo classifications.

Places will be reserved on a first come first served basis; confirmation is received upon completion of the entry form and receipt of your payment, which is made via our online credit card payments system.

Benefit from a discount by gathering your cycling friends and entering the Haute Route Oman as a group. For every 9 riders that register in a group, the 10th entry is free.

Entry Phases and Fees

15th May 2018 - 15th July 2018 - SOLD OUT 16th July 2018 - 27th February 2019
810 USD 875 USD

What's included

Rider's Pack

Rider's Pack

  • Complete Cycling Kit
  • Backpack
  • Detailed Roadbook
  • Goodies from partners
On the road

On the road

  • Marshals
  • Motorcycle Escorts
  • Security Vehicles
  • Mavic Mechanical Support
  • Medical Assistance
  • Live timing system
  • Feed Stations
Post stage

Post stage

  • Secure Bike Park
  • Bike Wash Area
  • Hot Meal
  • Massage
  • Daily Ranking and Awards
  • Safety Briefing
  • Drinks Party
Additional Services

Additional Services

  • Videos Produced Daily
  • Professional Photos
  • Closing Party
  • Pasta Party

Accommodation

The event hotel is the Golden Tulip Nizwa, which is located at the foot of Jebel Akhdar.

Two types of accommodation packages are available: Premium or Standard.

Check In date: 28th February 2019
Check Out date: 3rd March 2019
Offer: Bed and breakfast

Please note: if you take a Double Room, only one rider needs to book it via the registration form. If you book a Shared Twin, it is essential to enter the name of your teammate. If you don’t enter a name, you will be allocated in a room with another rider.

Sitting in the shadow of Jebel Akhdar Mountain, the Golden Tulip Nizwa hotel is a 4 star deluxe property built in the charming traditional Omani style architecture. Recently renovated, the hotel will be the Haute Route Oman’s Official Hotel and also host the official race village, starting zone and evening briefing sessions as well as the pasta party. Facilities also include an outdoor swimming pool, restaurants, bar, and gift shops.

Conveniently located close to the Golden Tulip Nizwa; Nizwa Hotel Apartments is located in close proximity to the official event hotel. It offers contemporary and spacious two bedroom serviced apartments with one twin bedroom and one double bedded room. The hotel has free parking, an in-house restaurant, laundry services, concierge and secretarial services at your disposal. Breakfast will be served in the hotel for all riders that are resident in the apartments. Other meals are available at the restaurant next to the hotel.

Accommodation fees

Room type Twin Single Double
Premium - Golden Tulip Nizwa 300 USD 450 USD 600 USD
Standard - Nizwa Hotel Apartments 230 USD 365 USD Not available

Add-ons

Book direct with us and you can choose from our selection of 'Add-ons' to compliment your entry:

2 options for Airport Shuttle will be available for Haute Route Oman Riders:


1. A shuttle bus

This will operate on the 28th February from Muscat Airport to the Golden Tulip Nizwa and Nizwa Appartment Hotel. A return transfer service will be operating on the 3rd and 4th March from Golden Tulip Nizwa hotel to Muscat Airport.

2. A private car transfer
Haute Route Oman’s travel partner, Zahara Tours, is pleased to provide an optional shuttle service from Muscat Airport to the Golden Tulip Nizwa or Nizwa Hotel Appartment and also a return transfer to Muscat Airport on the 3rd March. The service will be in 4WD vehicle and will cost OMR 80.00 / USD 210 per vehicle, per way (the recommended capacity is 2 people with two bike boxes per vehicle).

Please note that for late night departures from Muscat Airport (if your flight arrives after 10pm) or early morning pickups from the hotel in Nizwa (before 9am), there will be an additional OMR 30.00 / USD 80 charge per vehicle.
 
If you would like to book the private transfer service, please tick the box and a representative from Zahara Tours will contact you by e-mail to discuss your requirements. All payments for this service will be made directly with your Zahara Tours representative.

Please note that we do not allow transfer of entry or accommodation to another rider, to the following year or to a different event.

Haute Route Oman organisers propose a premium insurance to cover you, in case of cancellation. We strongly advise each rider to subscribe to this insurance as there will be no refunds from the organisation.

To benefit, simply subscribe to the insurance during the registration process. To cancel, no justification is required and reimbursement is immediate. The insurance is valid for both the entry fee and any accommodation package chosen.

This insurance also includes a personal accident package that covers you during the event. All riders are strongly advised to sign up for this.

Other ways to enter

In addition to your Haute Route entry and accommodation, the tour operators offer a variety of Haute Route Oman packages, which include many benefits and optional additional services. Read more