Holidays in Oman

Hotels in Oman

Essential information for Oman

Local time

Language

Arabic

Currency

Omani Rial
Official currency of Oman

Do I need a visa?

Yes. British citizens require a visa, which can be obtained from the Oman embassy, or these can be purchased locally on arrival.

Flight information

Muscat (MCT)
7 hrs 40 mins
Direct flight

Flight schedule

  • Oman Air flights to Muscat depart daily from London Heathrow. For even more flexibility, call us for options to fly with KLM via Amsterdam, Etihad via Abu Dhabi or Qatar Airways via Doha.

When is Ramadan?

Ramadan, from 6th June –  5th July 2016 (followed immediately by Eid) is a festival like no other, and visiting during this period offers a fascinating insight into Emirati culture and religious traditions.

Highlights of Oman

Spectacular scenery, an enchanting culture and luxurious retreats make for a magical holiday in Oman. Here are its best attractions.

Beaches

Sightseeing and culture

Wildlife and adventure

Luxury

Events and festivals