Muscat is the capital of Oman and an intriguing city full of history that is located between the mountains and the sea, and offers visitors a taste of old Arabia. It is also home to many luxurious five star hotels and resorts and is an ideal winter sun destination. Old Muscat is where visitors will find a slice of traditional life, located along the MuttrahCorniche and is full of atmospheric alleyways and a wonderful waterfront, as well as some of the city’s most historical buildings. The market or ‘Muttrah Souk’ is also here and is a great place to bargaining for a variety of items including pasminas, perfumes and spices.
Buy authentic national crafts such as weaving, copper and terracotta at the Omani Heritage Gallery
Hire a car and get out of the city to discover a stunning landscape dotted with historic fortresses
Explore the embassy quarter of Muscat, visiting the incredible Grand Mosque Sultan Qaboos, the Muttrah Quarter, the Portuguese forts at the Old Town and the Bait Al Zubair
Go on a desert safari that includes an exciting dune ride in a 4WD and a BBQ dinner in desert
Go diving and discover the pristine marine life in the Gulf of Oman in Muscat or further up the coast to experience the Arabian Sea
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From £636 pp