Private half-day Muscat city tour
- Discover the beautiful city of Muscat
- Muscat is a unique blend of ancient and modern architecture
- Explore markets, souks, museums and feel the unique atmosphere of the city
Drive to visit Grand Mosque which is an architectural marvel and is perhaps the new landmark of the city, continue to the ministries area, the fish market, the Muttrah souk and the Bait al Zubair museum which has a fine exhibit of Omani history and culture, see al Alam palace (the official residence of Sultan Qaboos) flanked by the twin portuguese forts of Mirani and Jalali.
A unique blend of the ancient and the modern, Muscat is a beautiful clean city, which lies in the middle of a maze of brown pleated Mountain. Lulled by the Arabian Sea. The city has undergone dramatic development in the past two or three decades. However it has pride in his never lost its heritage and culture. Our visit would start with a tour of the grand mosque, which is an architectural marvel and is perhaps the new landmark of the city. We would continue our drive through the ministries area. Where you can see a number of modern building with touches of Islamic architecture. We would then visit the fish market and the Muttrah Souk with its narrow covered alleys where the exotic smells of mounds of pices. Coffees, ancient remedies and enticing perfumes fill the air. We would visit the Bait Al Zubair Museum which has a fine exhibit of Omani history and culture. You would have a photo stop at the magnificent Al Alam Palace (the official residence of Sultan Qaboos) flanked by the twin Portuguese forts of Mirani and Jalali.
- Hotel pick-up/drop-off
- Entrance fees
- Food and beverages
- Personal expenses
You will get a pick-up from your hotel. Please provide hotel address information when you make the booking
- This tour runs from Saturday to Thursday
- The pick-up time from your hotel is 8.30am
- Times may vary depending on the location of your hotel
- The exact time will be confirmed one day before by email
- Please be ready in your hotel lobby 10 minutes prior to the pick-up time provided
Leave the port of Mina Qaboos to visit the city of Muscat. Visit the largest mosque in Oman, a relig...
Running south from the Eastern Hajjar Mountains to Arabian Sea, the Wahiba Sands, described a Sand s...
Starting in the morning you will travel through the mountainous and desert landscape arriving at the...
See the 17th century round fort and the souq famous for silver jewelry, major attraction of Nizwa. B...
The coast of Oman is blessed with a variety of dolphins and whales, which consist of about 21 differ...
Wadi Bani Awf is known as one of the most fantastic tourist locations surrounding Muscat. Wadi Bani ...