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Muscat

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.

Highlights


  • 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

  • For fantastic Group Fares to MUSCAT Please call our dedicated Groups team on 020 8429 2900 or Click here to fill in our Group Request Form

    Flight Only Offer

    From £636 pp