Salalah Tourism

Salalah (Arabic: صلالة‎‎ transliterated Ṣalālah), is the capital and seat of the wali (governor) of the southern Omani province of Dhofar. Its population in 2009 was 197,169. Salalah is the second largest city in the Sultanate of Oman, and the largest city in the Dhofar Province. Salalah is the birthplace of the Sultan, Qaboos bin Said. Salalah attracts lots of people from other parts of Oman and GCC during the Khareef season, which starts from July to September. The climate of the region and the monsoon allows the city to grow some vegetables and fruits like coconut.


Planning a vacation to Salalah in Oman? This vacation planner will provide you with all the essential information you need. 1-2 days is an ideal duration of visit to Salalah.

Salalah is an affair to remember, follow this apt itinerary of the place and return home with a bunch of memories.

The best tours and activities in the city, guided by experts to give you a local insight to the best of Salalah

  • Muscat Salalah Airport Plaza Premium Lounge
    Muscat Salalah Airport Plaza Premium LoungeNew on TripHobo

    Duration: 3 Hrs

    The Plaza Premium Lounge is a perfect place to get rid of airport hustle. It provides a variety of food and beverages as well...

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  • Save 7% Empty Quarter & Lost City from Salalah
    Empty Quarter & Lost City from SalalahNew on TripHobo

    Duration: 8 Hrs

    Empty Quarter and a Lost cityPick up : From Any place in Salalah Duration : 8 Hr

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  • Save 7% Salalah City Tour
    Salalah City TourNew on TripHobo

    Duration: 4 Hrs

    Salalah City Tour :Salalah Tours Pick up : From Any Place in Salalah Duration : 4 Hours

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  • Save 7% Half Day Tour of Salalah
    Half Day Tour of SalalahNew on TripHobo

    Duration: 4 Hrs

    The Best of West :Salalah ToursPick up : From Any place in Salalah Duration : 4 Hr

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  • Know the pollution level of Salalah before you plan your visit.

    • Water Pollution 62.5 (High)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 75 (High)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 25 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 37.5 (Low)
  • How safe is Salalah for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Salalah.

    • Burglary and Theft 17.86 (Very Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 14.29 (Very Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 14.29 (Very Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 17.86 (Very Low)
    • Car Stealing 25 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 28.57 (Low)
    • Attacks 28.57 (Low)
    • Drug offense 17.86 (Very Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 85.71 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 82.14 (Very High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 21.43 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 17.86 (Very Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 14.29 (Very Low)
    • Safety Index 78.92 (High)
    • Pollution Index 20.69 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 30 (Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 45.42 (Very Low)
    • Health Care Index 55.56 (Moderate)
    • Purchasing Power Index 94.82 (Moderate)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Here's how much it will cost to shop in Salalah

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.12 USD
    • International Movie per seat 10.39 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 40.27 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 68.19 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 42.6 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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