Oman. Emirates. Practical tips low cost.

Oman. Emirates. Practical tips low cost.

Oman. Emirates. Practical tips low cost. the mosque

Muscat, Oman was a forced stop of our trip to Sri Lanka. A discovery: a pleasant stop forced.

Public taxi

  • To see the city of Muscat and monuments used public taxis. Negotiate the price at first and always choose them moving away a little from your hotel (especially if it is very nice).

Oman. Emirates. Practical tips low cost. the mosque

Boat and cruise

  • Boat Tour is a must. Oman is not just Muscat. At the harbor there are many companies that offer various options (prices are shown but you don’t forgot to negotiate). Beautiful sea, nature, dolphins, turtles, …

Oman. Emirates. Practical tips low cost. the mosque

  • From the harbour of Muscat also leave many luxury cruises of all prices.

Oman. Emirates. Practical tips low cost. the mosque

Muscat

  • ou don’t need a guide or an accompanist to move. Muscat is a city very clean, new and in booming economy. The fuel costs a few tens of Euros and therefore the prices on site are relatively small (especially when compared to neighboring Dubai).

Oman. Emirates. Practical tips low cost. the mosque

The desert

  • Many agencies around the city of Muscat offering excursions by 4×4 in the desert with endless possibilities. Negotiate before all paying close attention to what is included and what is not (especially drinks).

Oman. Emirates. Practical tips low cost. the mosque

Visit Muscat: the souk

  • The souks of Muscat is a very quiet place and secure. Let taxi and go around by yourself (to avoid that your purchases will be added to the percentage paid to your guide.) Impossible not to buy some incense.

Oman. Emirates. Practical tips low cost. women in the town

  • The currency is the Rial, but the Euros are accepted everywhere. Pay attention to change.

Oman. Emirates. Practical tips low cost. the gate

  • The highways are new and huge. Without pay toll.

Oman. Emirates. Practical tips low cost. old muscat from the top

  • L’Oman is a sultanate.

Oman. Emirates. Practical tips low cost.

  • The people are friendly and helpful.

Oman. muscat. Practical tips low cost.  walking in the town

  • Directions driving are always in both Arabic and English.

Oman. muscat. Practical tips low cost.  the souk

  • Update of November 2012, the period of our trip.

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