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OMAN AIR

We pride ourselves on providing seamless travel experiences for all our customers, including those with special needs or disabilities. Such customers may request assistance through a reservation representative. Assistance includes transportation to and from gates either by wheelchair or electric cart, boarding assistance and dietary needs.

Oman Air offers an unmatched level of luxury for its premium class passengers including lie-flat seats, direct aisle access, and a la carte dining for every passenger in First Class. With just six seats within the First Class cabin, together with a luxurious lounge area, the passenger experience is akin to flying in an exclusive private jet.

Places of Interest

Barka

Is a coastal town about 35 mins from Muscat Airport. It has a famous fort and is a centre for Camel Racing and regular bloodless Bullfighting. It is also a very popular location to explore the local hotsprings, mountains and wadhis as well as the forts of Nakhal and Rustaq. Cave exploration, Climbing, Diving and Trekking are some of the local activities.

Jebel Shams

The Mountains are the highest in Arabia and cool even in summer. Only 210 kms Muscat there are some beautiful villages – al Hamra, Misfat al Abriyyin, the famous Al Hoota Caves, and many trekking routes. The Balcony walk overlooking Wadi Nakhr and leading to the abandoned village of Sab Bani Khamis is not to be missed. Other attractions are the Via Ferrata that overlooks the Grand Canyon with an abseil of 200 metres.

Musannah

Is a coastal town 45 mins from Muscat Airport reveling in a delightful sunny climate with pristine beaches. Near by attractions are Wadi Bani Khalid is renowned for its picturesque springs of water and the village of Bilad Sayt is widely recognized as the most picturesque in the whole of Oman. Or visit the Majlis al Jinn which with a height of 120 metres is one of the largest caves in the world.

Ras Al Jinz Ras al-Jinz

The easternmost point of the Arabian Peninsula, approx 210 kms from Muscat. is an important turtle-nesting site for the endangered green turtle. Over 20, 000 females return annually to the beach where they hatched in order to lay eggs. Tours are conducted at night and before dawn. The new coastal road from Qurayyat to Sur is full of delights such as Wadi Shab, Wadi Tiwi and Fins Beach.

Full-day tours Nizwa

Drive through the Hajar mountains via the oases of Fanja and Birkat Al Mauz, to reach Nizwa and tour the impressive 17th century fort of Nizwa.Al Hoota Cave - One of the largest cave systems in the world, Al Hoota cave is located at the foot of Jebel Shams and is home to breathtaking stalactites, stalagmites and rare blind transparent fish.Jebel Akhdhar - Known as the Green Mountain in arabic, the 3000m high Jebel Akhdars beauty comes as a collage of tall date palm groves, verdant valleys and picturesque villages.

DISCOVER OMAN

The impressive Sultan Qaboos Grand Mosque, a religious landmark of Muscat which showcases the splendour of unique Islamic architecture, is a must-see attraction. Moreover, a trip to Muscat would not be complete without visiting the Al Amam Palace, flanked by the 16th Century Portuguese forts of Mirani and Jalali.

 

Catch up on the history of Muscat by visiting one of its many museums, including Bait Al Zubair Museum, the Natural History Museum, Children’s Museum and the Omani-French Museum.

 

Oman also offers a range of outdoor activities, including snorkelling, diving in the pristine waters of Bandar Khairan, dolphin watching and cruising down Muscat’s rugged coast. Amongst Muscat’s attractions are several magnificent beaches including Qurum Beach, Bandar Al-Jissah, Yitti, Al-Khairan and Al-Bustan.

IN FLIGHT ENTERTAINMENT

For our First Class customers the inflight dining experience begins with a premium caviar service, whilst a wide ranging menu of both modern and traditional fine dining and Arabic signature dishes is offered in both our First and Business Class cabins.Our expert chefs use only the highest quality seasonal ingredients and each dish is served on unique, bespoke chinaware.Our award-winning wines and champagnes are carefully selected to complement your dining experience and all drinks are served in top quality glassware.In addition to our award-winning wine cellar, we offer a wide range of fine teas and coffee, as well as a wide selection of non-alcoholic beverages.

Sit back and enjoy your journey in comfort with a great range of the latest international and Arabic movies, TV shows, satellite TV news, music and games – all at your fingertips, and all on demand.

TRAVELLER INFORMATION

First Class Mini Suites

 

  • Exclusive Mini Suites (1:2:1 configuration)
  • Fully flat, full length bed (180 degrees)
  • 87 Inch Seat Pitch
  • Live Satellite TV & Audio Video on Demand (AVOD)
  • Eight-point in-seat massage system
  • Full Wi-Fi Connectivity & Ethernet connection
  • 23 Inch LCD Video Screen Monitor
  • Mood and Overhead star lighting
  • Chauffeur service (restrictions apply)

 

Business Class

 

  • 20 seats (1:2:1 configuration)
  • Fully flat bed (180 degrees)
  • 82 inch seat Pitch
  • Complimentary Amenity kit / Pajamas / Slippers
  • Live Satellite TV & Audio Video on Demand (AVOD)
  • Full Wi-Fi Connectivity & Ethernet connection
  • 17 Inch LCD Video Screen Monitor
  • Overhead Mood lighting
  • Chauffeur service (restrictions apply)

 

Economy Class

 

  • 204 / 196 seats (2:4:2 configuration) 34 Inch Seat Pitch
  • PC Power Outlet every two seats
  • Live Satellite TV & Audio Video on Demand (AVOD)
  • Full Wi-Fi Connectivity
  • 10.6 Inch seat back TV system
  • In flight comfort Amenity
  • A la carte Dining menu
  • Complimentary Bar service
  • Four-way adjustable header