Muscat is the capital of Oman and a charming city full of culture and traditions. The city has numerous hidden treasures that can surprise anyone with its charm. The incredible artwork Mutrah Suq, which is one of the historic headquarter, defines the creativity hidden in the lap of Muscat. The city is surrounded by miraculous stunning mountain ranges and winding coastline. It makes the best venue to spend an ideal evening and rejoice with nature. Explore the Muscat through the Big Bus tour package and avail the opportunity to go for the combo pack that includes Abu Dhabi and Dubai in the list.
Hop on the Big Bus Tour on the way to Muscat and get ready to dive into the world of fascinating history. Prepare yourself for experiencing the 16th century life of Muscat wrapped with modern architecture. Start the trip by rolling your eyes all over the Mutrah Fort built by the Portuguese. The Imperial Fort is a light on the edge of a cliff giving a view of Oman’s biggest seaports. After gliding from the fort, the tour moves towards the Royal Opera House, National Museum, and bright gold and blue Al Alam Palace.
While giving your eyes the look of beautiful scenes, don’t forget to think about your hungry stomach. The bus stops a few of the very famous eateries near Ruwi district, and there you grab the chance to taste the delicious Indian food. Gear up yourself for viewing the next outstanding architecture the Old Quarter, which is Muscat’s old neighborhood and home to 16th century forts. Don’t forget to stream up the years-old city walls reminding of 500 years old stories and step into the cultural museum Bait Al Zubair.
The Big Bus tour is left with many more things for the evenings - March towards lively Mutrah Corniche for enjoying the beautiful sunset over the 3 km deck. You will have a fantastic view of lined fountains surrounding the deck and well-maintained gardens where you can roam around. Make sure to uplift your eyes towards international as well as traditional restaurants and cafes and do taste the delicacies there.
After spending a beautiful day and an evening in the lap of Muscat, prepare yourself for the next morning. The Big Bus tour will give you a chance to greet yourself for stepping towards the Qurum Beach of Muscat, which is a lively place to spend a day.
Still waiting to view something more of Oman, visit the Qurum National Park and spend a day with your fellow mates making up for a picnic. Patch up with the Sultan’s Rose Garden and enjoy the City’s Amphitheatre. Your bus tour will take you to some of the lovely places for shopaholics. Visit the huge popular malls showcasing designer wallop and regular old markets where your haggling can work for you. Experience the famous Oman Avenues Mall and Muscat Grand Mall that owes the lifestyle of Muscat.
Red Loop (Panoramic Tour - non-cruise-ship days):
First Tour: 10:00am from Stop #1: Mutrah Suq
Last Tour: 2:00pm from Stop #1: Mutrah Suq
Full Loop: 1 hour, 45 minutes (approx.)
Frequency: every 4 hours.
Red Loop (Hop-on, Hop-off Tour - cruise-ship days):
First Bus: 9:00am from Stop #1: Mutrah Suq
Last Bus: 6:45pm at Stop #1: Mutrah Suq (drop-off only)
Full Loop: 1 hour, 45 minutes (approx.)
Bus Frequency: every 30 minutes.
Download and print the ticket from the link given in your order confirmation email that you received after purchasing tickets online. A staff member of Big Bus will check the code present in the ticket during bus boarding.
Show the printed ticket to the staff member at our bus stops, and you will receive a receipt that you will use to hop on the big bus. This receipt is must throughout the validity period of your ticket.
You can redeem the e-ticket within 12 months from purchase date.
To view bus stop locations, timetables, maps of the city, and many more things you can download the free app available in Google Play or App Store.
No cancellation charges up to 24 hours before the chosen travel date.