Sultan Qaboos Mosque

Sultanate of Oman

Dhofar

Dhofari Cultural Tours

Deep heritage knowledge

Description

The largest mosque in the heart of Salalah, Sultan Qaboos Mosque is an architectural chef-d’oeuvre opened in 2009, with a global area 7360 square meters, beside gardens and parking. Inside, a magnificent huge crystal chandelier clings to a decorated carved dome, and an awesome handwoven carpet covers the floor. The flowered gardens provide a peaceful landscape. There are morning daily-organized tours, except on Friday, the sacred prayer day.

Planning

  • Pickup from your hotel in Dhofar
  • Drive to Sultan Qaboos Mosque
  • Visit the ablution places of marble
  • Incredible view of the prayer hall with mosaics and huge golden lusters
  • Stroll through the library and conference rooms
  • Photos next to the minarets of 56 meters height
  • Drop off to your hotel.