Half Day Muscat City Tour
OverviewOn this 4-hour city tour of Muscat you will see the Grand Mosque, Muttrah Souk, AL Alam Palace, Jilali and Mirani Forts, and Bait Al Zubair Musuem.
Know More about this tourAfter breakfast, around 08:30am, start your tour with a visit to the magnificent Grand Mosque, built with sandstone and marble. The main prayer hall features a beautiful handmade Persian carpet and a Swarovski crystal chandelier. After your visit to the Mosque, drive through the Embassy area (photography prohibited) to the old part of Muscat. There you can see the Sultans Al Alam Palace and the two 16th century Portuguese forts Mirani and Jalali (outside only). Discover Omans rich cultural heritage at this house, the Bait Al Zubair Museum which was converted into a museum in 1998. It displays a fine collection of traditional jewellery, weapons and costumes.
Your last stop will be Muttrah Souq, one of the oldest preserved souqs in Oman. It is a traditional Omani market that offers a wide range of goods and souvenirs, such as silver jewellery and frankincense. After a full half day tour, you will be returned to your hotel in Muscat.
Inclusions for Half Day Muscat City Tour
- Entrance fees
- Professional guide
- Hotel pickup and drop-off
- All taxes, fees and handling charges
Exclusions for Half Day Muscat City Tour
- Food and drinks
- Gratuities (recommended)
Confirmation will be received at time of booking
A dress code is required to enter places of worship and selected museums. No shorts or sleeveless tops allowed. Knees and shoulders MUST be covered for both men and women. You may risk refused entry if you fail to comply with these dress requirements
Pick up time subject to change close to departure
Children must be accompanied by an adult
A minimum of 02 people per booking is required
Not wheelchair accessible