Exclusive Half Day City Tour
Muscat offers the visitor a unique opportunity to witness a modern commercial Center existing in harmony with its traditional culture. With its natural harbor, Muscat means "Anchorage" & lies in a natural volcanic bowl. Our tour of the Sultan Qaboos Grand Mosque (except Friday) is a brief introduction that traces Oman's history and development. Drive along the waterfront Corniche visiting the Fish Market & the colorful Muttrah Souq. We proceed for a photo stop to the magnificent Al Alam Palace, official palace of His Majesty Sultan Qaboos flanked by the Oman's most famous forts stand at the entrance to Muscat bay Mirani & Jalali, The fort offers a wealth of insights into Oman's rich heritage and culture and was restored and converted into a museum in the reign of His Majesty Sultan Qaboos bin Said.
- visit Sultan Qaboos Grand Mosque
- Fish market
- stroll through Muttrah Souk (traditional Market) & Corniche
- visit Bait Baranda Museum
- photo stops in old Muscat at Forts Mirani & Jalali and the Sultans Palace Al Alam Palace
Meeting Location + Tour Duration
Meeting location: airport, port gate or your hotel
End location: airport, port gate or your hotel
Duration: 4 hours
spacious Toyota Prado 2013 or Toyota Hiace Van(10 seats) or a modern Saloon car. All of course air conditioned
- Exclusive transportation by 4 wheel drive vehicle
- Services of English speaking Tour guide
- Water & Soft drinks
Estimated Local Cash Needed
25 omani rial - personal expenses
souvenirs, any food or snacks or other things you wish to purchase.
I am guiding in the languages mentioned in my profile but if you require any other language, I can arrange an interpreter in Spanish, Italian or French etc.
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We have used over 20 TBL guides and Yasser is right there at the top. His English is excellent, he has a good sense of humour and is clearly knowledgeable about his own country. Would totally recommend Yasser to anyone visiting Oman/Muscat