Oman Dive Centre
The fertile coastal region of Oman is the perfect place for a relaxed diving holiday. The Oman Dive Centre has an international team of experts on hand to offer tuition and guidance. Dive enthusiasts visiting Oman will find the opulence of the marine life matches that of the Red Sea but with less crowded dive sites.
After a day spent exploring under the waves guests can enjoy one of the many beaches in Muscat
either attached to the Oman Dive Centre or other hotels nearby. Day passes can be bought at a reasonable price for non-residents.
The Muscat Shores
Guests staying in the Park Inn by Radisson Muscat Hotel can enjoy diving off the rocky limestone shorelines with equipment hired at the Oman Dive Centre. Explore inlets and coves that have enchanted sailors and tourists for centuries and see the diverse and colourful marine life up close.
Wildlife attractions centre on dolphins, humpback whales and five types of turtle including the hawksbill which are often seen in offshore waters. Divers have reported seeing an abundance of lionfish gliding over soft purple corals as well as barracuda and blacktip reef sharks. For those who choose to venture out to the Daymaniyat islands for their dive there is the chance to see the rare whale shark - the gentle giant of the oceans.
Dive in at Oman
Oman is great location for a diving holiday. Guests who choose to stay in Muscat can find good shallow sites at Bundar Jussa just minutes from the jetty, which are perfect for beginners and night dives. Being located right on the coast, Muscat has a long seafaring history including the redevelopment of Port Sultan Qaboos
making it the perfect destination for active tourists