One of the region’s most interesting towns, with colourful shops and souks, and a breezy seafront.
Bait Na’aman, Barka
Atmospheric old fortified house whose beautifully restored interiors offer a fascinating glimpse into the life of Oman’s former rulers.
Fairy-tale fort at the foot of the towering Jebel Akdhar.
Spectacular mountain village perched high above the Ghubrah Bowl.
These rocky little islands offer a wealth of wildlife along with some of the country’s finest diving and snorkelling.
Absorbing ruins of one of Oman’s finest old walled villages, with a labyrinthine tangle of mudbrick houses, mosques and watchtowers.
Intriguing collection of Bronze Age beehive tombs in a dramatic mountain location.