About Muscat

Looking for cheap flights to Muscat? You can find them all here to the capital of Oman. Muscat is home to the Sultan Qaboos Grand Mosque, Bait al Zubair, and the Royal Opera House Muscat. Muscat is also packed with monuments that attract travellers from all over the world such as the Sultan's Armed Forces Museum, the Oman Natural History Museum, and the Al Alam Palace.


If you want to plan a visit to Muscat at a time where the weather is not too dry or hot, the best time to do so is from October to March. Known for its hot, arid climate, Muscat's summer starts around April and lasts until September. The winter season in Muscat starts in November and ends in February. 

Things to Know When You Travel to Muscat

Fun Things to do in Muscat

Fun Things to do in Muscat

During winter, the weather is perfect for outdoor activities like walking around the Qurum Natural Park, touring the Sultan's Armed Forces Museum, and exploring Wadi Al Arbeieen. Winter is also perfect for a family outing to the Qurum Beach, a trip to the Muscat National Museum, and a visit to the Mohammed Al Ameen Mosque. That doesn’t mean you won’t have fun if you decide to visit Muscat at any other time. You can still experience a variety of indoor activities such as visiting popular shopping malls and movie theatres like the Muscat City Centre, the Oman Avenues Mall and the Muscat Grand Mall where you can book tickets to watch the latest blockbusters in some of Muscat's top movie theatres. You can also enjoy many activities like bowling at the Qurum Natural Park and jet-skiing at Qurum Beach.

Best Time to Book a Flight to Muscat

Best Time to Book a Flight to Muscat

During Muscat’s peak season, which is from December to March, cheap flights to Muscat might be hard to find since major festivals and events like the 'Muscat Festival' in January and the 'Traditional Boat Races' in February. However, prices for flights to Muscat tend to be cheaper and easy to come across during the offseason, which is between April and September.

Where to Stay When you Fly to Muscat

Where to Stay When you Fly to Muscat

If you're planning to book a flight to Muscat, and you're looking for affordable accommodations such as the Waves International Hotel and the Tulip Inn Muscat where you can stay near the Sultan Qaboos Grand Mosque, the Ras Al Hamra Recreation Club and the Qurum Natural Park, areas worth checking include Al Khuwair and Al Azaiba Dohat Aladab Road. However, if you're searching for a luxurious hotel or resort like Grand Hyatt Muscat and The Chedi Muscat make sure to take a look at the accommodations on North Ghubra and Shatti Al Qurum where you’ll be closer to popular attractions like the Oman Automobile Club, the Ras Al Hamra Golf Club and the Central Business District.

Where to Shop in Muscat

Where to Shop in Muscat

Whatever it is you're looking for, Muscat has it; Luxurious shopping destinations like the Muscat City Centre, the Oman Avenues Mall and the Muscat Grand Mall where shopaholics can go wild, fun children activities like swimming in Qurum Beach and karting at the Oman Automobile Association Karting Track. Award-winning spas like the Spa at the Chedi Muscat Hotel and Chi The Spa at Shangri-la Barr Al Jissah Resort & Spa, where stressed people can relax and unwind are also available. When it comes to finding cheap flights to Muscat, there are a few things you need to keep in mind. The prices for airline tickets to Muscat vary depending on the time of visit. 

Famous Places to Visit in Muscat

Famous Places to Visit in Muscat

Muscat is home to World Famous attractions such as:

  • Sultan Qaboos
  • Grand Mosque
  • Royal Opera
  • House Bait Al Zubair
  • Qurum Beach
  • Qurum Natural Park
  • Wadi Al Arbeieen
  • Muscat City Centre
  • Mohammed Al Ameen Mosque

and many more!