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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The proximity of the mountains has lead to the development of Muscat as a long meandering strip at the water’s edge. Built right on the water’s edge, the Mutrah Corniche invites visitors for a stroll around the dhow harbor.

Thank newtella
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Definitely a must do for people who visit Muscat. Old souk is also nearby. Taste the traditional Omani Kawa with Omani halwa....

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Reviewed May 12, 2018

This is good place to find some peace of mind. Though there are plenty of shops and restaurants. Enjoyed the walk around this picturesque area.

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Reviewed May 8, 2018 via mobile

Very restful and magnificent promenade, it connects Muttrah with the other old areas of Muscat. Everything sounds perfect, totally looked after and shining. You can visit the traditional Souq arriving till the Sultan's Palace and the fortresses overlooking the whole gulf.

Thank Davide T
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Reviewed May 7, 2018

For those of you arriving by cruise ship, this is a great location to enjoy the nice views of the harbor, etc. Get out and enjoy, it is a short walk from leaving the cruise ship, and a nice area to take some lovely pictures....More

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Reviewed May 3, 2018 via mobile

The Corniche is a beautiful marble clad walk way that goes around the coast, past the harbour and extends almost as far as the royal palace. On one side the beautiful coast and the other Mutrah Sus amongst others. A trip to Muscat must include...More

Thank Richard B
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Reviewed May 1, 2018 via mobile

The atmosphere at the Corniche is just incredible - local folks are very friendly and the view during sunset is mesmerizing. The coastal route goes quite a distance from the commercial areas towards a more residential districts - equally charming with different atmosphere. I though...More

Thank culturescapetraveler
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Reviewed April 21, 2018 via mobile

Amazing view and clear fresh air which good for family and love one to walk or running around the cornice , After noon was still hot then better to go in the sun set time

Thank Luachan
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Reviewed April 16, 2018

The corniche in Matrah is the gateway to the old city and is unmissable if you are in Oman's capital. The doorways are worth stopping to take photographs. They also serve as bookends to the old city proper, with the exit point on the Bustan...More

Thank LuisSilveiro
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Reviewed April 11, 2018

We kept coming back here!. Park next to the Fish market (its free), then wander along the waterfront. You can walk quite a way if you want but can be HOT! Best to arrive just before 4pm, when the souq reopens and the locals and...More

Thank Geoff F
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Sandrawilliams711
January 13, 2015|
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Response from Belleraphon |
Hi S, the walk is about 3 kms through what was the container port until last year. Not pretty. Seems to me there are shuttle buses all the time from the cruise ships down onto the Corniche. Drop off point is where the old... More
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