Planning things to do in Muscat? Discover charismatic Arabian charm, hit the beach or admire the many architecturally appealing places to visit in Muscat. This ancient and magical city ticks all the cultural, historical and relaxation boxes.
Go dolphin spotting, discover ancient forts and markets, or explore under the dazzling blue waters of the Gulf of Oman. There are plenty of things to do in Muscat with kids. The Omani capital is a thriving cultural hub with a range of natural attractions.
Evenings here are chilled out and tranquil, but there are still plenty of things to do in Muscat at night. With top cultural venues, music and sensational cuisine to sample, it’s the perfect excuse to treat yourself to a relaxing evening out or two.
Muscat’s position as a port city means it has been open to a diverse range of culinary influences over the centuries. So, expect a good selection of Indian, African and Arabic influences. Check out our list of favourites…
Want to take a walk on the wild side? Then Muscat is the city for you. The capital of Oman comes with a big reputation for wildlife, with a number of top places to visit to see some of the region’s most enigmatic animals.