Muscat Travel Guide

History meets modernity in Muscat

Flanked by dramatic mountains and bordering the crystal-clear waters of the Gulf of Oman, Muscat, the capital of Oman is a fascinating blend of old and new: there are colorful souqs, spectacular mosques, medieval forts next to modern malls and world-class hotels. In addition, Muscat is home to long, sandy beaches and a great variety of outdoor activities that can be enjoyed nearby.