Muscat the Charming Capital City Tour

from $55
Duration:
4 hours
Type:
Private Tour
Run:
Daily except Friday
Pick-up Time:
08:30 Am

Enjoy with Omani Cultural tour to discover Oman’s significant heritage and culture on this half Muscat day trip that visits The Royal Opera House Muscat, The Omani Heritage Gallery, the Bateel date store, and The Bait Adam Museum, that exhibits cover the history of Muscat and Oman, including its geology, early human settlements.

Included:
  • Pick up services from hotel in Muscat and return
  • All transfers by an air-conditioned vehicle
  • English speaking guide cum driver during tour
  • Entrance fees at all the mentioned sites
  • All taxes & service charge.
Excluded:
  • Personal Spending
  • Tipping
  • Opera House entry ticketOpera House entry ticket
Itinerary:

Memphis Tours representative will pick you up from your hotel to start your wonderful Omani Cultural tour. Your first photo stop is The Royal Opera House Muscat, a towering beacon shedding light on the various trends of the Renaissance march towards growth. Then you stop at Shatti Al Qurum and visit The Omani Heritage Gallery which is a unique outlet through which native artisans can market their goods. A variety of distinctive Omani crafts are available, including Bedouin rugs made with natural dyes, terracotta pottery, basketry, copper pots, silver jewelry, and frankincense from the Dhofari region of Oman.

Proceeding your Muscat day trip, visit the Bateel date store with an impressive variety of date products on display, chocolate dates, date filled biscuits, dates with nuts and dried fruits, bottled sparkling date juice, date balsamic vinegar and a variety of other items available for purchase. Then visit The Bait Adam Museum, a privately owned museum features an interesting collection of paintings, photographs, currency and old weapons. Upon arrival, you are welcomed with traditional Arabic coffee and dates. The owner and head of the family shows you around the rooms on the ground floor, which have been converted into the museum. You have the opportunity to interact with the family and learn about Omani life styles. On the outskirts of Muscat we visit the House of Amouage. After completing your tour our guide will drive you back to your hotel.

 

  • Note: Royal Opera House Muscat ticket cost US $10
Prices :
Price Per Person:
1 Person
$ 160 Price Per Person
2 Persons
$ 85 Price Per Person
3 Persons
$ 75 Price Per Person
4 Persons
$ 55 Price Per Person
Prices

Tour price currency is set to USD but you can pay in AUD, Euro or British pound. The prices quoted per person per tour all inclusive and prices are always updated to ensure you receive the lowest price possible. Once your tour is confirmed we guarantee the price will not be changed.

Children Policy
  • 0 - 5.99 Free of Charge.
  • 6 - 11.99 pay 50% of tour price.
  • 12+ pay full tour price as per adult person.
The Payment Plan

A down payment (25%) will be required when you confirm your booking as requested and it can be paid by credit or debit card (Visa / MasterCard) via Verisign Secured payment system on our website. The balance of payment (75%) is required to be paid upon your arrival/pick up to your tour director in Oman in cash.

Tour Voucher

After your trip is confirmed, we will email you with the final confirmation and voucher to print and bring with you. Details will include: contact numbers for your tour operator, customer care and additional information for your convenience.

Charitable Giving

We make a donation to the Magdi Yacoub Heart Foundation for each booking reserved. 

Good to Know
  • The guide/driver will meet you at the hotel with a sign of Memphis Tours or your Name.
  • Friday departures available with pick up time 12:00 pm.
  • Providing a working cell phone number will help reaching you in case of any changes or emergency.
  • Pick up from Al Sawadi resort, Al Nahda resort, Millennium and Siwafy Boutique Hotel are available with additional cost for some tours.
from $55