Mystical Muscat

Mystical Muscat
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$230
Duration: 5 to 6 hrs
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Description

  • We start our tour at Sultan Qaboos Grand Mosque, a magnificent architectural complex. Its furnishings are the grandest you will find anywhere in the region. The construction is outstanding and is a must see on anyone's agenda.

  • Our next point of Interest is Royal Opera House Muscat, one of the beautiful theaters in the world.

  • We then drive to Al Bustan street with it's gorgeous trees and continue to Muttrah, the unique part of old Muscat. Here we proceed on foot, walking around the Al Alam Palace with its fairy-tail towers in gold and blue; and pass by ancient Mirani and Jalali forts. We then have a short visit to Fish market and stop at Muttrah Souk houses a wide selection of gold, silver, spices, pashminas, hubbly-bubbly pipes, old guns, fabrics and bric-a-brac. And it will be our last stop. The labyrinth of alleyways are many; most of the souk would remain undiscovered after hours of walking.

Duration of this tour is 6 hours.
08:00 - We will pick you up at your hotel or sea port.
14:00 - you will be dropped off to your hotel or Sea Port.

The highlights of the tour:
- Sultan Qaboos Grand Mosque
- Royal Opera House Muscat
- Fish, Fruit & Vegetable markets and Traditional souq in Muttrah
- Old Muscat, Al Alam Palace, Mirani & Jalali forts
- Shangri-La fjords with panoramic views of Indian ocean

Tour operates by comfortable 4x4 cars with air-condition. 

The price includes:
- pick up / drop off
- admission tickets to Opera House
- mineral water
- your tour guide services
- local taxes

Our tour guides are fully licensed from Ministry of Tourism in Oman. We speak English, Arabic, French and Russian languages.

  • We start our tour at Sultan Qaboos Grand Mosque, a magnificent architectural complex. Its furnishings are the grandest you will find anywhere in the region. The construction is outstanding and is a must see on anyone's agenda.

  • Our next point of Interest is Royal Opera House Muscat, one of the beautiful theaters in the world.

  • We then drive to Al Bustan street with it's gorgeous trees and continue to Muttrah, the unique part of old Muscat. Here we proceed on foot, walking around the Al Alam Palace with its fairy-tail towers in gold and blue; and pass by ancient Mirani and Jalali forts. We then have a short visit to Fish market and stop at Muttrah Souk houses a wide selection of gold, silver, spices, pashminas, hubbly-bubbly pipes, old guns, fabrics and bric-a-brac. And it will be our last stop. The labyrinth of alleyways are many; most of the souk would remain undiscovered after hours of walking.