Oman is quickly becoming one of the most popular tourist destinations in the Arab world. Boasting fantastic beaches along its 3165 kilometre coastline, cities rich in history and culture, luxurious modern hotel complexes and year round warm climate it is easy to see why Oman holidays are attracting more interest every year.
Although Oman holidays are popular all year round in the summer months of July & August the temperature rarely dips below 40 degrees Celsius which many people find simply too hot, so they prefer visiting in Spring or Autumn when although the weather is still hot & sunny the temperature is a little more manageable.
The real attraction of Oman holidays is the magnificent beaches, soft golden sands lapping into clear waters. Each of Oman’s beaches has its own particular attraction but some of the most popular include Al Sawadi beach which is popular with snorkelers and divers, Qurum beach which is picture perfect and great for a tranquil, romantic wander or there is Bandar Jissah beach which is perfect for families.
Apart from the beaches Oman holidays are also famous for the hospitality of the people. Never has a welcome been warmer and with some of the most luxurious hotels in the world there is no reason not to enjoy your Oman holiday. So what are you waiting for, book your 2017 and 2018 holiday to Oman now.
With such an array of perfect beaches there is no excuse not to spend at least a few hours relaxing on the beach and topping up the tan. Also the snorkelling and diving on Oman holidays are among the best in the world, discover the colourful fish, coral and marine life.
If diving or snorkelling isn’t your thing why not take a boat trip & discover some of the other wonderful creatures you can see on holidays in Oman. Whale watching & dolphin spotting are popular pastimes as are visiting beaches where Sea turtles commonly lay their eggs and seeing the baby sea turtles crawl toward the sea.
Away from the beaches why not take a desert safari, or for those interested in history take in the Frankincense trail and track the ancient trade route & admire the monuments and remains. Other popular excursions include visits to historic tombs, caves and ancient city ruins. There is plenty to enjoy away from the beaches on holidays to Oman.
From modern shopping malls to traditional craft markets, nowhere is the juxtaposition of old versus new, which abounds throughout Oman, more clear cut than when it comes to shopping. From picking up popular brands to unique handicrafts, you are bound to find the perfect souvenir of your Oman holiday.