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Bimah Sinkhole

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  Dabab Sinkhole هوية نجم, Oman  |  Get direction

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Horse and camel racing

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  Bidiyah, Oman  |  Get direction

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Scuba Diving & Snorkeling

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  Ruwi, Sultanate Of Oman، Po Box 4028, Muscat 112, Oman  |  Get direction

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Salalah Anti Gravity Point

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  Taqah Building, Salalah, Oman  |  Get direction

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Turtle watch

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  Ras al Jinz، Sur, Oman  |  Get direction

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Majlis al Jinn

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  Qurayyat, Oman  |  Get direction

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Sharqiya Sands

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  Oman  |  Get direction

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Bawshar dunes

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  Al Maha St, Muscat, Oman  |  Get direction

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Ayn Athum

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  Salalah, Oman  |  Get direction

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Waterfall at Wadi Ayn

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  Wadi Ayn, Oman  |  Get direction

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Jebel Shams

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  Jebel Shams, Jabal Shams, Oman  |  Get direction

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Kalbuh Bay Park

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  Muscat, Oman  |  Get direction

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Nakhl Rustaq-Fort and spring water

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  Nakhl, Oman  |  Get direction

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Ubar-The lost city of UBAR

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  Thumrait, Oman  |  Get direction

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Wadi Arbayeen

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  Wadi Al Arbeieen, Oman  |  Get direction

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Nakhal Fort

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  Nakhl, Oman  |  Get direction

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The Royal Opera House

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  Royal Opera House، Al Kharjiyah Street، Muscat 103, Oman  |  Get direction

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Sultan Qaboos Grand Mosque

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  Sultan Qaboos St, ولاية بوشر، Oman  |  Get direction

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Tawi Atair Sinkhole

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  Sink Hole, Oman  |  Get direction

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Al Riyam Park

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  Muscat, Oman  |  Get direction

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Oman Aquarium

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  A Salam St, Sib, Oman  |  Get direction

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Amouage Perfume Factory Fanja Village and Wadi Taiyyin from Muscat

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  Fanja, Oman  |  Get direction

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Mohammed Al Ameen Mosque

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  23rd July St, Muscat, Oman  |  Get direction

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Ayn Khor

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  Oman  |  Get direction

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Museum of Illusions

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  Muscat Grand Mall، Muscat, Oman  |  Get direction

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Souqs

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  Southwest Asia، Muscat, Oman  |  Get direction

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Seeb Corniche

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  Dama St, Sib, Oman  |  Get direction

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Wadi Shab (Sur)

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  Tiwi, Oman  |  Get direction

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Marina Bandar Al Rowdha

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  POBox 940، Muscat, Oman  |  Get direction

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Al Wusta Wildlife Reserve

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  Al Wusta Governorate, Oman  |  Get direction

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Omani-French Museum

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  Muscat, Oman  |  Get direction

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The National Museum

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  Old Muscat, Al Saidiya St, Muscat, Oman  |  Get direction

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Ayn Tabrook water fall

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  Oman  |  Get direction

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Taqah Castle

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  Taqah, Oman  |  Get direction

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Marneef cave and blow holes salalah

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  Marneef Cave and Blow Holes, Oman  |  Get direction

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Old Castle Museum

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  35, Al Kamil Wal Wafi, Oman  |  Get direction

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Prophet Imran Tomb

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  Salalah, Oman  |  Get direction

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Wadi Bani Khalid

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  Wadi Bani Khalid, Oman  |  Get direction

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Bait-Al-Baranda

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Museum of the Frankincense Land

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  Salalah, Oman  |  Get direction

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Al Hoota Cave

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  Al Hoota Caves Access Road, Rwadah-Hamra Road, Western Hajar, Oman  |  Get direction

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Bilad Sur Castle

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  Sur, Oman  |  Get direction

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Jebel Humr

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  Oman  |  Get direction

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grand canyon

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  Wadi Ghul Dam، Oman  |  Get direction

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Xcape Muscat

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Wadi Bani Khalid

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Old Muscat

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  Old Muscat, Takia، Oman  |  Get direction

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Mattrah Old Watchtower

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  1132 Way, مسقط،، Oman  |  Get direction

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Things to do in Muscat, Oman

First visits to Muscat can be as daunting and disorienting as they are enchanting. It's often hard to know where to begin: what should you be prioritizing on your first days of sightseeing and exploring in the capital? It's just so easy to get drawn down charming little cobbled streets and old passageways, or to feel overwhelmed by the endless list of city museums and monuments suggested in your guidebook.

Most of the city is, of course, worth seeing and exploring. But especially if you're a first-time visitor to the Oman capital, there are a few tourist attractions that you'll likely want to focus on when you arrive.

Without further ado, here are our picks for the city's 50+ most unforgettable sights and attractions, singled out for their mass popularity, historical importance, and sheer "wow" factor.