Morning, you will be met at the hotel for a half day City Tour. The tour begins with a visit to the beautiful Sultan Qaboos Grand Mosque, one of the largest mosques in the Middle East. Drive past the Royal Opera House. Visit the Bait Al Zubair Museum, exhibiting the wealth of Oman's historyand thus imparting knowledge about the country's rich culture and traditions to the visitor. Later you drive along the picturesque Corniche to the once walled district Muscat. You will have photo stops at the residence of his Majesty Sultan Qaboos, the Al Alam Palace, which is flanked by the 16th century Portugese forts Mirani and Jalali. You will be strolling through Muttrah Souq where you will be bargaining for handicrafts and silver items.
To enter Grand Mosque, dress code for ladies should be fully covered with scarf and wear full sleeves shirt. Men are not allowed to wear shorts.
Grand Mosque is open Saturday - Thursday from 0800H - 1100H
Duration : 1300H - 1800H
COST INCLUSIONS :
- Tour as per above mentioned itinerary
- English speaking guide
- Bottle mineral water
- Monument entrance fees and taxes