The Sultanate of Oman is a country in the Middle East, bordering the Gulf of Oman, Yemen, Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates. The country is an absolute monarchy ruled by Qaboos bin Said al Said since 1970, the Sultan of Oman is responsible for the modernization of Oman in the last decades. The 5 million inhabitants of the country, called Omani, are very proud of their country and the number of tourists is growing every year. Highlights of Oman are the beautiful beaches, Hajar Mountains and the Sharqiya Sands desert. The capital Muscat is also worth a visit, here you will find the largest mosque in the country and the modern Muscat Airport. Salalah Airport is the second busiest airport in Oman in the south of the country. Oman has two major airlines, namely Oman Air and SalamAir.
Practical information about Oman:
Time zone: UTC+4
Currency: Omani rial
National Day: 3 March
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