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101 - 110 of 180 reviews

Reviewed 21 December 2013

Corniche is undoubtedly one of the best FREE attractions in Muscat. Oman is not very budget friendly and if you are on a budget you shouldn't miss this place. Nearby is the bustling Port, Fish market, Mutrah Souq and Mutrah Fort (closed to public) plus...More

1  Thank SmartChaudhry
Reviewed 2 December 2013

Well worth a walk along the Corniche at anytime of day. good places to eat and to shop. Easy parking if you have a hire car. Stop off at Muttrah Souk. Check on opening times.

1  Thank Oldbags186338
Reviewed 27 September 2013

The corniche is a very nice walk early in the morning or at night.Very safe and there are places you can eat or just have a refreshment

1  Thank Nikolaos R
Reviewed 24 September 2013

Great place to watch the locals enjoy their evenings. A nice picturesque boardwalk rounds the harbor here. You can view the Sultans Gigantic yacht. Be sure to get a mango juice drink at the Juice center across the way and get lost in the Muttrah...More

Thank ocncapt
Reviewed 23 September 2013

All streets and ways will lead you to Muscat's Corniche. Take your time and stroll around. Totally beautiful and safe, it is there you'll mostly feel the Omani spirit. Old buildings and the entrance for Muttrah Souq. Big ocean liners and typical dhows float side...More

1  Thank LuizDutraNeto
Reviewed 22 September 2013

We walked it at night lots of couples and family's just strolling up and down. Music and laughter everyone seemed very happy and relaxed. Did not feel threatened at all.

1  Thank Jacqueline E
Reviewed 6 September 2013

The Corniche is a central location, you can visit the fish market, the market for fruit and vegetables, the Souk, find refreshment in one of several rooms facing the sea, a place not to be missed nda in Muscat

Thank FabrizioCarbognin
Reviewed 2 September 2013

Take a stroll early in the morning or late in the afternoon to avoid the heat. The old buildings are telling a long and rich story while you can see in the harbor a local dhow passing by. At the same time you can visit...More

Thank terbangbelanda
Reviewed 20 June 2013

There is nothing to dislike about corniche ,it's a very old part of Muscat and well kept with its old house architecture and very Scenic road one side the old houses and the other the port ,with A back drop of the old forts perched...More

1  Thank hilmiya
Reviewed 9 June 2013

Very good view a lot of mountains around and the port as well. with free bycle you can have a great tour but its too humid

Thank Peter E
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Can. You walk from cruise terminal to corniche or is. Taxi necessary and is it expensive to get there
14 January 2015|
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Response from Sandrawilliams711 |
You get taken to edge port and taxis there you can walk but honestly not much to see first stop you get dropped of world center mall and you can get taxi to grand mosque or just walk round mall it is haggle for price four... More