Oman - 6 nights ★★★★★

Lying between the arid Hajar mountains and the coast, Muscat is Oman's port capital boasting a rich cultural heritage and breath-taking natural beauty. Famous for dazzling souks and delectable seafood, like the superb Kingfish curry.

Muscat has a character quite unlike its neighbouring capitals and offers a truly authentic Arabian experience, where you can trek deserts at sunrise and spot Dolphins at sunset. 

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Holiday Highlights

Aside from relaxing in your hotel or enjoying the beaches, Muscat has so many fascinating things to see and experiences to have.

Visit the Jalali and Mirani forts that guard the entrance to Muscat Bay, soak up the atmosphere and practice your bartering skills at Mutrah Souk; a labyrinth of ceramics, exquisite gold jewellery and leatherware. Discover Omani culture at Bait Al Zubair Museum or visit the remarkable Sultan Qaboos Grand Mosque which simply sparkles from from the top of the gold dome down to the white marble flooring, it is a sight to behold!

What's Included

  • Off-island flights
  • Return flights from to Muscat via Dubai or Doha
  • Return transfers
  • 6 nights bed and breakfast accommodation
  • Peace of mind that your holiday is handled by an established & trusted local business
  • An experienced & knowledgeable team available for any pre-trip help and advice

Accommodation

Al Waha is the largest of the three hotels at Shangri-La's Barr Al Jissah Resort and Spa, Sultanate of Oman. Comprising 262 beautifully appointed guest rooms, each providing guests with either a 5 sqm balcony or patio, with stunning sea views or sea-facing perspectives. The name Al Waha means The Oasis and has been designed such that the hotel's several swimming pools form an oasis incorporating many date palm trees. The architecture of Al Waha is traditional Dhofari, from the southern region of Oman. Nestled at the foot of a mountain range, vehicular access has been made possible by a man-made tunnel.

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Pricing

The lead-in price on this offer is based on two people flying to Muscat on 19th November, sharing a superior room for 6 nights with breakfast at 5* Shangri La Barr Al Jissah Al Waha and was correct as at 15th June 2018. Prices are subject to availability at the time of booking. Please note other dates may vary.

Terms & Conditions

The holiday is operated by Escape the Rock. When making a booking you are accepting our Terms & Conditions of Business.

Full payment for your travel arrangements is normally required at the time of booking* Once booked, the travel costs are entirely non-refundable.

* Escape the Rock offers a low deposit of £50 per person. This is not available for bookings departing within 6 weeks. Please note if you choose a low deposit option you remain liable for the full balance on your holiday.

If you need to make changes to your travel arrangements please contact us and we will do our best to assist you. however in many cases changes may not be permitted and any changes which can be made are likely to incur additional costs.

The cost of this break does not include Travel insurance, however comprehensive travel insurance is essential to cover any unforeseen eventualities, such as cancellation.

Please contact us and we will happily arrange travel insurance for you.