Top 17 Things to do in Muscat, Oman

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2-Day Excursion to Jebel Akhdar & Nizwa
Embark on a scenic journey through some of Oman's most dramatic natural scenery, traversing mountain ranges and visiting ancient landmarks that reveal the country's rich history. Transportation, meals, and accommodations are included in this rewarding experience. Read More

Categories: Overnight Tours, Tours & Sightseeing

2 days

Free cancellation

$348
per adult

2-Day Safari to Sur & Wahiba Sands
Explore the beauty of Oman's eastern coast during a 2-day safari that takes you into the country's most pristine desert landscapes. The Wahiba Sands desert and capital city of Sur are on the itinerary, and transportation to and from your... Read More

Categories: Overnight Tours, Tours & Sightseeing

2 days

Free cancellation

$295
per adult

2-Day Tour to Sur & Turtle Reserve Visit
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Categories: Overnight Tours, Tours & Sightseeing

2 days

Free cancellation

$274
per adult

Batinah Coast Full-Day Tour
From picturesque fishing villages to stunning beaches and medieval forts, the lush Batinah coast is a showcase of Oman's highlights. Find a rich sensory experience at the Seeb fish market, relax in oasis-like hot springs, and marvel at the Islamic... Read More

Categories: Tours & Sightseeing

8 hours

Free cancellation

$76
per adult

Bimmah Sinkhole, Wadi Shab & Tiwi Full-Day Tour
Explore some of the Oman coast's most beautiful natural wonders during a morning tour that takes you to the Bimmah Sinkhole, Wadi Shab, and Tiwi. These extraordinary sites present the opportunity to go for a refreshing swim and marvel at... Read More

Categories: Tours & Sightseeing

9 hours

Free cancellation

$77
per adult

Dhow Sea Cruise
Embark on a cruise along Muscat's rocky coast. With the sun setting behind the hilly backdrop, the city's lights come to life. Sail past famous landmarks aboard a dhow ship distinctive to the area. Refresh in the cooling sea breeze... Read More

Categories: Day Cruises & Water Activities, Tours & Sightseeing

2 hours

Free cancellation

$65
per adult

Dolphin Cruise
Motor out of Muscat's port and attempt to spot some of the 21 species of whales and dolphins that have been identified off the Omani coast. Keep your eyes peeled for frolicking dolphins as your boat carves through the waves... Read More

Categories: Day Cruises & Water Activities, Tours & Sightseeing

2 hours

Free cancellation

$68
per adult

Full-Day City Tour with Lunch
Set off on a full-day tour of Muscat, a beautiful, clean city displaying a unique blend of the ancient and modern. Muscat lies in the midst of dry mountains, lulled by the Arabian Sea. Learn the history and experience the... Read More

Categories: Tours & Sightseeing

8 hours

Free cancellation

$83
per adult

Half-Day City Tour
From the narrow passageways of Muttrah Souk to the stately walkways at Al Alam Palace, tread in the footsteps of Muscat's inhabitants. Admire the natural scenery and architectural highlights of the city and its picturesque location, sandwiched between the Arabian... Read More

Categories: Tours & Sightseeing

4 hours

Free cancellation

$27
per adult

Hop-On Hop-Off Bus Tour
Hop aboard a double-decker bus with 360-degree views and explore everything that Muscat has to offer. From historic sights to modern shopping areas and to mountainous landscapes, check out the iconic and cultural wonders of Oman’s pretty port capital over... Read More

Categories: Land Adventures, Tours & Sightseeing

1 day

Free cancellation

$57
per adult

Jebel Akhdar Full-Day 4-Wheel-Drive Tour
Explore the rugged natural beauty of the Jebel Akhdar mountain range and visit locations that can only be access in a 4-wheel-drive vehicle. Travel through remote villages, take in extraordinary mountain scenery, and enjoy bird's-eye views of the region from... Read More

Categories: Tours & Sightseeing

10 hours

Free cancellation

$92
per adult

Nizwa, Bahla & Jabreen Full-Day Tour
The region's turbulent past has left the landscape of Oman rich with over 500 forts, castles, and towers. Discover the best of these on a full-day tour to Nizwa. Explore the former capital city before heading out to the medieval... Read More

Categories: Tours & Sightseeing

10 hours

Free cancellation

$58
per adult

Oman Grand Canyon & Nizwa Full-Day Tour
Explore the breathtaking beauty of the Al Hajar Mountains on your way to the township of Nizwa, the ancient capital of Oman, and pay a visit to the miraculous Grand Canyon of Oman. This scenery-filled tour is the perfect way... Read More

Categories: Tours & Sightseeing

10 hours

Free cancellation

$95
per adult

Plaza Premium Lounge at Muscat International Airport (MCT)
Kick up your travel-weary feet with a first-class relaxation experience in the Plaza Premium Lounge. This peaceful oasis offers a convenient escape from the airport bustle. Plus, get access to amenities that run the gamut from useful to luxurious, from... Read More

Categories: Tickets & Passes

3 hours

Free cancellation

$30
per adult

Wadi Al Abyadh 4x4 Full-Day Tour
Turn off the tarmacked road and venture into the rugged landscape of Wadi Al Abyadh. Your skilled driver navigates the uneven terrain of the river valley in a rugged 4x4. Enjoy the contrast of the green vegetation in a desert... Read More

Categories: Tours & Sightseeing

8 hours

Free cancellation

$94
per adult

Wadi Bani Awf & Snake Gorge Full-Day Tour
Renowned as one of the most fantastic tourist locations in the area surrounding Muscat, Wadi Bani Awf is a stunning gorge filled with spectacular rock scenery and towering cliffs. Visit this marvel of nature before taking in the beauty of... Read More

Categories: Tours & Sightseeing

9 hours

Free cancellation

$92
per adult

Wahiba Sands Full-Day Tour
Explore a 125-mile (200-km) stretch of desert landscape in the Wahiba Sands, flanked by the Hajjar Mountains and the Arabian Sea. Climb the towering dunes in your 4-wheel-drive car, marveling at how local people and a surprising diversity of flora... Read More

Categories: Adventures, Tours & Sightseeing

10 hours

Free cancellation

$92
per adult

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