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Private Muscat City Tour provided by GidOman

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Private Muscat City Tour

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What you can expect during this experience
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
  • Hand sanitizer available to travellers and staff
  • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
  • Regular temperature checks for staff
  • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized
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Updated 02/08/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Updated 02/08/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Overview
A sightseeing tour around Muscat, the capital of Oman, is a great chance to soak up the Arabic atmosphere and explore the city where the ancient architecture and monuments are combined with the modern life. *Sultan Qaboos Grand Mosque Sultan Quboos mosque dress code and behaviour No smoking, eating, or drinking inside the mosque area. Dress code for men is long-sleeve shirts, long trousers, no shorts. ... Dress code for women is long trousers or skirts, long-sleeve shirts or tops, nothing tight, headscarf (important). *Royal Opera House *Muttrah Souq *Mutrah Fort. *Al Alam Palace
Itinerary
  • You'll get picked up
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  • 1
    Sultan Qaboos Grand Mosque
    Stop: 60 minutes
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  • 2
    Royal Opera House
    Stop: 60 minutes - Admission excluded
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  • 3
    Mutrah Souq
    Stop: 60 minutes
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  • 4
    Mutrah Fort
    Stop: 30 minutes
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  • 5
    Al Alam Palace
    Stop: 30 minutes
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Important Information
Duration
4–5 hours
Inclusions
  • Bottled water
  • Air-conditioned vehicle
  • WiFi on board
  • Private transportation
  • licensed tour guide
Exclusions
  • Opera tickets
  • Entry/Admission - Royal Opera House
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Infant seats available
  • Most travellers can participate
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s cancelled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Lacey L wrote a review Mar 2020
Florence, Italy10 contributions
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My family of 5 (kids are 8, 6, and 2) had a lovely time exploring Muscat this morning with our guide, Ilyas. He was informative and very patient with our kids. He took great care of us and allowed us to enjoy each site at our own pace. We even enjoyed a stop for tea and snacks,
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42Bear wrote a review Mar 2020
Wemyss Bay, United Kingdom21 contributions7 helpful votes
Booked via trip advisor for a private tour . Yes a bit more expensive and you could ask many a taxi driver to take you to these main attractions . The tour alone is worthwhile just to see the grand mosque it’s incredible to think this is modern done with no expense spared and is
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Date of experience: March 2020
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Laila P wrote a review Feb 2020
Victoria, Canada3 contributions
We had a wonderful tour with Ilyas, our guide He is knowledgeable, patient, accommodating, cheerful and a proud Omani. All twelve of us in the group were impressed by the cleanliness and development of Muscat, the love of Omanis for their departed Sultan, their pride in their
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Date of experience: February 2020
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Rayne Sherman wrote a review Feb 2020
Rancho Palos Verdes, California10 contributions
This is a very comprehensive tour, the tour guide was patient with detailed explainations of what we were visiting. I highly recommend this tour.
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Gary4407 wrote a review Feb 2020
Ascot, United Kingdom309 contributions119 helpful votes
This was the only tour we took during our stay, it took about 5 hours door to door and we visited the Grand Mosque, Opera House, Fish and Vegetable Market, Souk and Museum, quite a full packed tour but well worth the time. The Grand Mosque and Opera House truly outstanding.
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491kenz
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great and great!
It was my first time in Muscat and I wanted to remember this city. To do this, I reviewed many companies that are e
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Alexander1853
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Excellent tour for all family
We did this tour in March before covid 19 started. I have with me a child 11 years he we was very happy. Tour guid
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Bank666
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Gidoman more than perfect
We took this activity and very enjoyed . Our guide ilias was very polite and knowledgeable. We very recommend this
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Roman232323
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Perfect!
Enjoyed it so much! Was a cool experience, definitely will do it for a second time in the next year!
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cris3PO
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A wonderful experience
I very much recommend this tour. Our guide Ilyas was prompt, courteous, intelligent, and kind. He was a great conve
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GetawayDave
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Reputable Company
I can't review the Wadi Shab because we were unable to make the tour. Our cruise ship changed the itinerary at the
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tobbro
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Wonderful and unforgettable experience
Our two guides were wonderful. We were a group of 8 people and the guides picked us up from our accommodation at 8
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amandamG2374BA
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The perfect way to see the best of Oman. Truly memorable!
Our fablulous guide, Aziz, was the perfect host. He was courteous, informative and couldn't have been more helpful
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747jeannel
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Grand day out
Our guide Ilyas collected the 4 of us from our hotel and after picking up 1 more person we set off collecting karak
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timw826
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Extraordinary experience
EmerBren has given good views and advice. I would stress that you need to be comfortable swimming in pools out of
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Piecracker
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Awesome but go early
Definitely recommend but go early to avoid the crowds and go prepared eg appropriate footwear- trainers and river s
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qmiz
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The highlight of the whole stay in Muscat
The best trip ever Our guide ilya was an amazing guide very polite and entertaining helpful he supported us throug
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EmerBren
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Amazing!
The highlight of our trip to Oman was the day tour of Wadi Shab and Bimmah Sinkhole with GidOman. We were picked up
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John I
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A Magical Day
Hands down, this was our most favorite thing we did in Oman. First things first...our guide was Yusef and he was a
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_W9862SW
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WOW what a place!!!
We are so happy we took a privet trip.Its a two hour drive from Muscat, so enjoying the trip by someone driving you
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Key Details
  • Duration: 4–5 hours
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
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  • Pickup offered
  • Languages Offered: English, Arabic, Russian
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