Muscat City Tour
Sultan Qaboos Grand Mosque – Royal Opera House – Qurum Beach Photo Stop – Muttrah Souk – Al Alam Palace – Al Jalali and Al Mirani Port – Riyam Walk
At approximately 8:30 AM, we will take you through the gorgeous city of Muscat where we will first visit the grand mosque which, among a couple others, is one of the biggest 1-piece handmade Iranian carpet in the world. The carpet weighs a whopping 21 tons and can comfortably accommodate up to 20,000 worshippers. Shortly after, we will drive you around the ministries and the Royal Opera House area which is leading arts, and culture organization in the Sultanate of Oman. The vision of the Opera House is to serve as a centre of excellence in global cultural engagement. Then visit Qurum Beach Photo Stop and we will take you to have a taste the Omani bread with honey and karak tea, then continue drive to the Muttrah Souk is next, where you can find various souvenirs and Muttrah Souq one of the oldest marketplaces in Oman dating back two hundred years, after we will show you the Al Alam palace, the official palace of his majesty. Next visit the 2 Portuguese forts of Al Jalali and Al Mirani photo stop are next on the itinerary. These forts are impressive to tour and explore. Various picture opportunities are available throughout the fortresses. Next, we visit one last palace. The palace of Al Bustan for some more exploring. Before we finish the tour, we will all stop at the parliament photo stop, then after we continue drive to Muttrah for Riyam Walk is a great way to spend an early morning or later afternoon if you don’t have too much time to devote to hiking in Oman. Embarking on this hike is like going back in time, about 40 years ago, when times rere simpler where you can capture some of the best memories in the city of Muscat.
Note: Muscat City Tour for 6 hrs. & Riyam Walk for 2 hrs. Then drop off to the hotel or anywhere in Muscat area.
Omani bread with honey & Karak Tea
Pick-up & Drop-off (Muscat Area)
Omani Tour Guide English Speaking
Car (Salon or 4WD)
Full Day - 8 Hours
2 Person - 260 USD
4 Person - 290 USD