Oman, ” The True Arabia ”, as it is often mentioned, is a land of ancient culture and beautifully preserved nature. The people of Oman have a well-deserved reputation as they are known to be the most hospitable people in the world. Their smiling faces are a great proof of their enthusiasm for sharing their unique culture with tourists and visitors. You will always hear great testimonials and stories about local hospitality from travelers who have visited Oman. If you are passionate about beaches, then Muscat is definitely your destination, as it has some of the cleanest and most serene beaches in the world, where you can enjoy an incredible relaxing experience. Oman is also home to marvelous natural beauty, a natural contrast between the abundant Valleys and Oases and the serene and empty desert.
Mascat is the capital and largest city of Oman. The rocky western Al Hajar Mountains dominate the Muscat landscape. The city is located on the Arabian Sea along the Gulf of Oman and is close to the strategic Strait of Hormuz. Low-rise white buildings characterize most of Muscat’s urban landscape, while the port district of Muttrah, with its cornice and harbor, form the northeast periphery of the city.
Nizwa is an ancient city in the Ad Dakhiliyah region of northern Oman, and is one of the oldest cities in Oman. It was once a center of commerce, religion, education and art. Today, Nizwa is a diverse and prosperous place with numerous agricultural, historical and recreational aspects.
Qurayyat is a small 83 km fishing village, adjacent to the cities of Sur, Diman Wa Tayeen and Aamerat. A popular stopping point on the way to Sur, Qurayyat is itself a very popular destination for Muscat.
Ras al-Jinz is the easternmost point of the Arabian Peninsula. It is a nesting site for green turtles, as is the beach in the local village of Ras al Hadd. It is home to the famous ‘RAS AL JINZ TURTLE RESERVE’. Important archaeological discoveries have also been made at this site, demonstrating the Indus Valley connections in ancient times.
Jebel Shams is a mountain located in northeastern Oman, north of the city of Al Hamra. It is the highest mountain in the country and part of the Al Hajar mountain range. It is a popular tourist area located 240 km from Muscat.
Unspoilt beaches, monumental cliffs, traditional markets and places of heritage and culture, the city reflects the natural beauty and culture of Oman. Such an iconic tourist place located a few kilometers before South, is Wadi Shab.
The Sands of Wahiba is a desert region in Oman. The desert has been of scientific interest since a 1986 expedition by the Royal Geographical Society documented the diversity of the terrain.
Salalah is the capital and the largest city of the southern governorate of Oman in Dhofar. Salalah is the birthplace of the current Sultan Qaboos bin Said. Salalah attracts many people from other parts of Oman and the Persian Gulf region during the monsoon / khareef season. The climate of the region and the monsoon allow to grow some vegetables and fruits such as coconut and bananas.