However, our suppliers also offer add-ons like GPS and baby seats etc, which the passengers can rent by paying an extra amount. In addition to our online booking, one can also book by calling our booking support team; they would not only make the booking for you but would also answer booking queries like ‘what document to carry when claiming a car rental for pick-up’ etc.
Oman – Introduction
Oman sits on the Arabian Peninsula and is from the very beginning has been a prosperous place owing to its trade links via the Indian Ocean. Its trade links with Britain date back to the early 18th century and though it remained dependent on Britain for its trade, it never became a British colony. It is a desert dotted with oasis riverbeds and a long coastline with borders with the Persian Gulf, Arabian Sea and the Gulf of Oman. Have a look at our top three Oman destinations without which your vacation in Oman will remain incomplete.
Top 3 Destinations in Oman
It is Oman’s capital city; sitting in the middle of mountains, it is dotted with golden minarets, a welcoming contrast to its otherwise white terrain which gradually moves to meet the Arabian Sea. Though it is a part of a desert country it is as green as it can be, such that in winters it brims with a profusion of a variety of flowers. Interestingly, it is high on the historical quotient, all thanks to the Old Muscat which still exists- its gems clearly make the place seem like a walk in the past. Its castles, forts, mosques and towers make it a great place for history-lovers.
It is one of the most important towns in the Eastern region of Oman, being a pacifying sea coast, it proves to be the best vacation destinations for those who want to experience a quiet time. Views, heightened by backdrops like the Hajar Mountains and its sea soaked beaches, would certainly mesmerize you; the old village of Quriyat is also a must visit as it gives splendid views of its pristine beaches. However, the town itself has a lot to offer, from its old streets to quaint houses with carved doors to its famous shipyard, Sur is indeed an outstanding vacation destination.
This seaside city used to be Oman’s capital centuries back and interestingly, a legend associated with the origin of its name still exists. The legend says that the city got its name from the great-grandson of Noah; nevertheless, it is a fact that it is originally known by the name ‘Majan’, which literally means ship’s skeleton and hence it takes us back to its early ship building activity. Located in Batinah coast region, it is really fertile and is with-no-surprise is also the city with maximum greenery. Sohar Fort is one of its major highlights; it was built in the 1st Century AD and as per history was built on a hilltop with 5 towers and till now it is the only Oman fort which is whitewashed.
Hence, rent a car in Oman from us and move about this beautiful country in a hassle-free manner and make the most of your vacation time.