Khaled lives in Shinas, a small town located in northern Oman. He comes from a large family with nine siblings. Khaled and his wife have two sons and two daughters. He has worked as a tour leader for 12 years at Bahwan Tourism LLC and has successfully led many groups.
Q: How did you fall into tour leading?
A: I have always liked to spend my leisure time with my family enjoying the beautiful nature of Oman and United Arab Emirates.
Q: What do you like most about tour leading?
A: I like to travel with people from all over the world. I find it really interesting to discover new cultures and learn from people. I really enjoy my job – particularly showing people this beautify country.
Q: What was your biggest travel highlight?
A: The most beautiful tour I did was 2 years ago, trekking in the mountains and embracing nature for 3 nights and 4 days. We had donkeys carrying our equipment for camping under the stars in the wilderness.
Q: What’s the craziest request you’ve ever had from a client?
A: The funniest clients I ever was from Russia. He refused to leave his bottle of vodka behind and loved to drink lots of it! I was still wondering why this guest came to Oman to drink vodka!
Q: What’s the one thing you couldn’t travel without?
A: This would have to be my backpack.