Holidays in Oman

Hotels in Oman

Essential information for Oman

Local time


Flag of Oman


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.

Find out more about Travel Visas here »

Flight information

Muscat (MCT)
7h 40m
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 15th May – 14th June 2018 (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.


Sightseeing and culture

Wildlife and adventure


Events and festivals