The enchanting city of Muscat offers a blend of old and new Arabia. Sitting between rugged desert mountains and the blue waters of the Gulf of Oman, this city of contrasts features walled castles, domed mosques, minarets and forts as well as modern buildings and luxury hotels. Explore the historic forts of Jalali and Mirani or the fascinating old port area that is home to the Sultan's main palace. Wander the promenade and stalls of the Corniche or lose yourself in the lanes of the Muttrah Souq, the oldest and most famous in Oman. The city is an oasis of green parks and palm-lined avenues and its rocky coastline features secluded bays and golden sand beaches, the perfect place to enjoy the clear Gulf waters and year round sunshine. Muscat offers visitors a chance to enjoy a relaxing beach holiday and discover a fascinating cultural heritage that dates back thousands of years.
Accommodation in Muscat
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