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A Day in Muscat - Perfect 24 Hours Guide

The capital city of Oman, Muscat, is famous for its rich history, state-of-the-art museums, iconic mosques, and vibrant atmosphere. While the city is home of the magnificent 16th-century forts built by the Portuguese, it also houses some of the best shopping malls where one can find everything and anything just under a roof. Even when you spend 1 day in Muscat, you will never get bored and will desire to stay longer in this glittering city. Following is the 1-day Muscat itinerary that will help you enjoy your short trip to the city.

How to spend 1 day in Muscat?


It would be a perfect idea to begin your day in Muscat by visiting the holy place of the city called Sultan Qaboos Grand Mosque. This huge mosque will make you marvel at its domes and minarets. From here, you can visit other places like the Museum of Illusions and Oman Natural History Museum to learn about Muscat’s history and cultural values. For this, you can also spend some time at the Museum of Omani Heritage that will make your 24 hours in Muscat more insightful.


Watching a show at the Royal Opera House of Muscat will also be a great experience. Spend some time at the Al Qurum Park. If you are in Muscat with kids, they will love this place. Corniche Mutrah is also a wonderful place to stop at in the afternoon. Head to the Bait Al Zubair Museum directly from here which is the principal attraction of Muscat. Explore the collection of ancient weapons and costumes at this place. Your next stop for the afternoon will be Fort Al-Mirani. You will also be able to enjoy the harbor front views from this historical fort. Close to the fort is Al Alam Palace. Also, take a tour of the National Museum of Oman to gather plenty of information on Oman’s culture and history.


The best place to spend your evening in Muscat is the Al Jalali Fort. Look more into the history of Muscat at this fort and also enjoy the picturesque views of the harbor from here. It is a good place to catch a spectacular sunset as well. You can come back to the main city to enjoy a great time of shopping in Muscat. There are some incredible shopping malls where you will find local crafts and accessories.

Muscat is a beautiful city and even when you spend a day in Muscat, you will be charmed by its glittering streets and calm beaches.

Sightseeing Tours and Activities for 1-Day in Muscat

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