Welcome
info@afaqtourism.com
Duration: HALF DAY TOUR
Location: MUSCAT Grand Mosque Al Alam Palace Muttrah Souq Mirani and Jalali Forts
Book Now!

MUSCAT IMPRESSION CITY TOUR – Oman tour (Half Day)

Itinerary : Pick up 8.00 a.m. The half day tour begins with a visit to the beautiful Sultan Qaboos Grand Mosque. This is one of the largest mosques in the Middle East, and the only mosque open to non-Muslims and expatriate in Oman. Later we drive along the picturesque Muttrah Corniche and visit Muttrah Souq which retains the chaotic interest of a traditional Arab market albeit housed under modern timber roofing. You will stroll through the Souq, where you will have the chance to buy Omani specialties like Frankincense, Omani daggers. You can also try your hand at bargaining for beautiful silver handicrafts and scarves. Your guide will be on hand to help you reach the best price. You will also be able to enjoy a moment along the corniche admiring the various cruise ships on the water at Mina Al Sultan Qaboos Port. You will then visit Bait Al Zubair Museum. The Museum tour will provide you with a wealth of information about the country’s structure, tradition and heritage. Then it will be time to have a photo stop at the official residence of his Majesty Sultan Qaboos Bin Said, The Al Alam Palace, which is flanked by the 16th century Portuguese forts of Mirani and Jalali. From the Palace, you will travel through the old town, here you will pass some of the original houses, before arriving at the majestic view point of Gulf of Oman for a photo stop in the Qantab region. Then head back to the Hotel/Port. Lunch will be served en route.

Recommendations : To enter Grand mosque dress code for Ladies should be fully covered with scarf and wear full sleeves shirt and Men are not allowed to wear shorts.

Child Policy

50% discount per child between 4 – 12 years. Infants Free of Cost.

INCLUSIONS

  • Half day tour as per above mentioned itinerary.
  • English speaking Guide cum Driver
  • Mineral water during tour.
  • Complementary water and soft drink during the tour
  • Entrance tickets

 

EXCLUSIONS

  • Any air fare
  • VISA charges.
  • All meals other than mentioned.
  • All expenses of personal in nature.
  • Anything which is not specifically mentioned in inclusions part.