Located along the eastern coast of Oman, the scenic city of Muscat is wedged idyllically between the beautiful blue water of the Oman Gulf and the rocky Oman Mountains. Against this dreamy backdrop, there are a wide variety of family-friendly activities. From educational museums and mighty forts to flower-filled parks and an opera house, there is something here for children of all ages (and parents too).
Orchestrating a family holiday requires a huge amount of
planning that most parents don't have the time (or energy) for.
Rest easy knowing that every last detail of your luxury family
holiday to Muscat will be handled by our team of experts. From
crafting an itinerary that satisfies the whole family, to arming
you with our fun and educational Sharky & George activity packs
to entertain the kiddos, you parents can sit back and enjoy your
trip to this serene waterside metropolis.
Kick off your family adventure in Muscat around the city's
bustling harbour. Visit the quirky Al Alam Palace and admire its
contrasting colours and unusual architecture. Next, head to the
imposing Al Jalali fort and learn about its rich historical past.
On a guided tour, listen to plenty of gruesome and exciting stories
that will thrill the little ones and experience this ancient
structure come alive as you explore it.
Next stop is the Mutrah Souq, one of the best markets in the
city. Browse the eclectic variety of shops selling everything from
Indian artefacts and spices to hats and clothes and try your hand
at bargaining for the perfect souvenirs to take home. Soak up the
vibrant colours and fragrant smells of this wonderfully hectic
environment and just make sure not to lose the children in the
mind-boggling maze of streets.