Events and Festivals in Muscat

In March, Eid al Aldha (also known as Festival of Sacrifice) is celebrated. In April, Islamic New Year (also known as Muharram) and in June the Mouloud, Mohammed’s birthday is celebrated.

  • Muscat Festival of Oman:This is celebrated in January every year. The festival features a variety of activities, from traditional arts to cultural and heritage events. The event is broken down into five different categories; family village events, women events, desert panorama and cultural events. This is a big event that attracts local and international visitors from some Arabian countries.

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    Private Day Tour to the Enchanting Forts of Nizwa8 Reviews

    Duration: 9 Hrs

    The tour starts with a spectacular drive through the Hajar mountains via the oases of Fanjah and Birkat Al Mauz, to reach Niz...

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  • Save 9% Day Tour to the Enchanting Forts of Nizwa
    Day Tour to the Enchanting Forts of Nizwa76 Reviews

    Duration: 9 Hrs

    The tour starts with a spectacular drive through the Hajar mountains via the oases of Fanjah and Birkat Al Mauz, to reach Niz...

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  • Muscat Shore Excursion: Private City Highlights Tour
    Muscat Shore Excursion: Private City Highlights Tour13 Reviews

    Duration: 4 Hrs

    After docking at the Port of Muscat, head out to discover the citys highlights on a 4-hour private shore excursion. While enj...

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  • Save 10% Sunset Dhow Cruise from Muscat
    Sunset Dhow Cruise from Muscat18 Reviews

    Duration: 4 Hrs

    Sail along Omans spectacular coast on a wooden 'dhow,' an Arabian sail boat, on this 2-hour sunset cruise from Muscat! Settle...

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