Unforgettable Things to Do on A Holiday in Oman – Exciting Discoveries Await


Oman is the perfect place for a holiday and you will be spoilt for choice when it comes to things to do; here are some options well worth considering.

Explore Muscat

The nation’s capital, Muscat is an ideal destination to soak up the local culture. You can visit the Sultan Qaboos Grand Mosque with its striking design and stunning main prayer hall, shop at the bustling Mutrah Souq and explore the historical Old Quarter; as the day ends, stroll along the charming Mutrah Corniche beside the waterfront.

Visit Al Jabal Al Akhdar

Known as the Green Mountain, Al Jabal Al Akhdar offers plenty of activities amidst breathtaking vistas. It’s an ideal place for hiking and you will come across enchanting wadis and terraced orchards as well as ancient villages seemingly lost in time. Those looking for more adventure can enjoy rock climbing and mountain biking too!

Experience Salalah’s Coastline

Salalah offers the perfect beachside getaway where you can truly unwind. You can also try snorkelling, diving and stand-up paddleboarding and embark on sunset or dolphin watching cruises. Consider wellness journeys at a Salalah-based Anantara Spa in Oman and visit the Museum of the Land of Frankincense and Al Baleed Archaeological Park.

Enjoy Mobile Camping in Dhofar

Those based in Salalah can also look to experience mobile camping with tailor-made tours that take one to the varied landscapes of the Dhofar province. Travel in luxury 4x4 vehicles and visit places like the Empty Quarter desert with its towering dunes, camp along secluded shores and trek with camels amidst the Dhofar mountains.