Oman What to Pack

  • What to Pack
    by erikute3534
  • Seniorita, a terrible sunblock cream
    Seniorita, a terrible sunblock cream
    by georeiser
  • View from the Hilton over looking the Arabian Sea
    View from the Hilton over looking the...
    by Smokeyythebear1

Oman What to Pack

  • Omani musts

    Carry a mid range backpack because you can fit these size bags in baiza buses meaning you will save a lot on transportation costs. Women should have a scarf for the conservative areas, cargo pants that zip away are perfect for men(should be mid calf in length). Women should wear shirts past their elbows and past their calf despite what people tell...

    more
  • Fly Swatter

    One thing Oman is not short of is flies. Even out in the driest desert, an attempt at a nice picnic can be thwarted by their attention. The fly swat can be treated like an executive toy when sunbathing by simply waving it around to exercise the wrists. Then, of course, there is the "thrill of the kill" and there will be plenty!Steve

    more
  • Take some Deet

    Light clothing, light shoes and scarf for women if going into the villages.Don't forget your swimming togs! Deet mosquito repellent is always a must in the Middle east.Also Sun block is necessary Snorkel, mask and Fins

    more
  • A must pack by family travelers.

    Backpacks and trolley bags. In summer (April-October): light cotton everywhere, except in the western hilly Salalah town for which light jackets and sweaters may be added. In winters (November-March), light jackets and sweaters would be needed even in the plains, especially during evenings. Raincoats are necessary in Salalah region during the...

    more
  • Packing List

    Are there any safety precautions I should take?You will be visiting one of the hottest countries in the world. Consequently, when you go outdoors, always make sure that you are wearing a high protection sunscreen which should be re-applied regularly (this can be purchased in any of the local supermarkets). If you are travelling in remote areas,...

    more
  • Packing List

    And Now The Weather Take a full tour of this page. Don't forget to look at the Travelogues too.

    more

Oman Hotels

See all 79 Hotels in Oman

Top Oman Hotels

Salalah Hotels
99 Reviews - 255 Photos
Muscat Hotels
444 Reviews - 1249 Photos
Khasab Hotels
29 Reviews - 97 Photos
Sur Hotels
33 Reviews - 87 Photos
Nizwa Hotels
23 Reviews - 82 Photos
Shinas Hotels
See nearby hotels
Bandar Khayran Hotels
See nearby hotels
Ruwi Hotels
1 Hotel
Qantab Hotels
See nearby hotels
Qalhat Hotels
8 Reviews - 22 Photos
Hayma' Hotels
1 Review - 1 Photo
Jazirat al Fahl Hotels
See nearby hotels
Al Hadd Hotels
4 Reviews - 16 Photos
Al Jabal al Akhdar Hotels
See nearby hotels
Wadi Kabir Hotels
See nearby hotels

Instant Answers: Oman

Get an instant answer from local experts and frequent travelers

30 travelers online now

Comments

Oman What to Pack

Reviews and photos of Oman what to pack posted by real travelers and locals. The best tips for Oman sightseeing.
Map of Oman