Local Experiences
Discover a world of wonder with Shangri-La and turn your visit to Muscat into a magical adventure with one of our curated, behind-the-scenes experiences.

For more information or to book any of these experiences, please , please call 2477 6666 or email [email protected]

Flavours & Traditions of Oman

Flavours & Traditions of Oman

Explore the resort like never before and soak up its rich history, architecture, and art, which is deeply rooted in Oman’s cultural heritage. In the resort’s private Frankincense (known as Luban) garden, wonder at the aromatic resin seeping from the tree trunks as the resort’s Frankincense sommelier explains its healing properties and wide range of medicinal and beauty benefits. 

Learn how to serve and drink traditional Arabic coffee and snack on sweet and savoury delights as your Omani guide shares with you secrets about the Omani culture including the importance of their traditional attire. 

Embark on a soul-stirring journey celebrating Arabian flavours as you learn how to cook a three-course Omani meal under the guidance of one of the resort’s talented chefs. Indulge in your creations accompanied by a choice of beverages in cool and comfortable surroundings in one of the resort’s premium restaurants. 

This offer includes:

- Tour of the resort’s art, architecture, history, and frankincense garden
- Arabic pastries and beverages 
- Omani cuisine cooking lesson preparing a three-course menu served with beverages 

For more information, please call 2477 6666 or email [email protected]

Help Care for Our Turtles

Help Care for Our Turtles

Learn how to care for baby turtles under the guidance of our Turtle Ranger. Help mother nature by preparing and protecting the turtles' nests from harmful predators to ensure the turtles have the best start in life. Immerse yourself in Oman’s crystal-clear waters with an optional guided snorkelling session for the family, providing an intimate encounter with these majestic creatures in their natural habitat. A proportion of the proceeds of this experience will be donated to our Turtle Sanctuary Programme to ensure their protection for years to come.

Tours are available daily, priced at OMR 4 net for two people.

For more information, please call 2477 6666 or email [email protected]


P.O. Box 644, Muscat 100 Oman


(968) 2477 6666

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