Best time to be there
Oman's climate differs from one area to another. It is hot and humid in the coastal areas in the summer between May and August, while it is hot and dry in the interior with the exception of the higher mountains, which enjoy a moderate climate round the year. The climate is best from September through to April.
Muscat (British Airways - daily: Oman Air - daily)
7 hrs 50 minutes direct
GMT +4 hours
Required - obtainable in advance or on arrival
No mandatory vaccinations
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Stay 7 nights at Six Senses Zighy Bay in a Pool Villa, including free nights, discounted rates, direct flights, transfers and breakfast. From £2045 per person for travel now until the 27th April 2014. Subject to availability. Terms and conditions apply.
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* Enjoy mystical Muscat, the capital of Oman
* Travel across the Jabal Shams Mountain range
* Experience the wilderness of Wahiba Sands
* Featuring Nizwa souks and the red sands of Wahiba
* Witness the hatching turtles at Sur
* Travel south to lush Salalah
At A&K all of our journeys are individually tailored to suit your needs and timescale. Please contact one of our expert travel consultants and they will be delighted to arrange your perfect holiday.
Oman is a country unlike any in the region and our expert team on the ground always ensures our Oman holidays provide the authentic experience of this land of contrasts. The Sultanate of Oman has one of the oldest civilisations in the Arabian Peninsula and is a country of mountains, wadis, deserts and historic old forts. Oman has over 600 miles of coastline and unlike Dubai there are no skyscrapers - most larger buildings adhere to traditional Arabic designs with new buildings being either white- or sand-coloured stone. Read more...
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