Hop-on, Hop-off Muscat

Visiting Muscat on a cruise ship?

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Please note: Big Bus Tours Muscat operates two different schedules. On days when cruise ships are in port, we operate hop-on, hop-off bus tours every 30 minutes between the hours of 9:00am and 5:00pm. On non-cruise-ship days, we operate two panoramic tours each day, at 10:00am and 2:00pm. These panoramic tours are not hop-on, hop-off tours. For more information about cruise ship days, please see our service information page.

Visit the city’s cultural treasures

Enjoy panoramic views on our hop-on, hop-off Muscat bus tour – the perfect introduction to the capital city of Oman.

Hop on or off at any of the bus tour’s 10 stops – conveniently located next to the city’s best landmarks and attractions. You’ll have the freedom to plan your own itinerary, visiting Muscat’s historic landmarks at your own pace. When you decide it’s time to move on – simply hop back on and head to your next destination.

Take in everything Muscat has to offer

How you use your Muscat hop-on, hop-off ticket is entirely up to you. Haggle for bargains in the enigmatic Mutrah Suq, one of the oldest markets in the Arab world. Catch some sun at the popular and lively Qurum Beach, where Muscat’s young, hip crowd hangs out. Or promenade along the Mutrah Corniche, in the shadow of the mighty fort that looms over the harbour. The very best of Muscat is all on one route.

Plan your personal tour

Our hop-on, hop-off Muscat bus route is carefully planned to cover all the city’s highlights. Discover nature at the Mangrove Lagoon, take in a show at the Royal Opera House or stroll the gardens of Oman’s magnificent new Parliament Building. You can build your own tour along our bus route, blending it with informative commentary in six languages.

The best of Muscat and more

The Muscat hop-on, hop-off tour hits all the cultural and historical sites giving you a real feel for the city.

  • Tours start at 9:00am with the last tour leaving Stop 1 at 5:00pm.
  • Our Tri-City Package includes access to Big Bus Tours in Muscat, Abu Dhabi and Dubai so you can experience the very best of the Middle East