History, Religion, Museums

Religion Sites - Mosques

The main musalla can hold over 6,500 worshippers, while the women’s musalla can accommodate 750 worshippers.

Forts & Castles

Nakhl Fort is within an hour’s drive of Muscat and provides a morning of sight-seeing.

Traditional Souq

Al Dhalam (darkness) Market in Muttrah is one of the most popular bazaars in Muscat.


Oman has a number of museums, primarily in the capital area, that are focused on promoting culture, science, and heritage.