Where to go

6 locations rich in marine life to discover…

Marine life

Oman has a wealth of marine life to discover but here are the most popular animal species and marine life events. Let us know the ones you would particularly like to see…

Dive trips

7 trips available. All our trip ideas are offered to inspire you, but our strength is in tailoring your itinerary.

Dive Daymaniyat

There are twelve dive sites around the protected Daymaniyat Islands. The rocky outcrops are home to migrating birds as wells as turtles, rays and whale sharks.

  • Trip type: Tailor-made trip idea

Visit Oman

A great winter getaway, divers like to visit Oman for sunshine, adventures and diving days away from the crowds. Spend your time at Jebel Sifah just south of Muscat and relax.

  • Trip type: Tailor-made trip idea

Oman Liveaboard Salalah & Hallaniyat Islands

Untouched reefs, whales, wrecks and discovery await you pioneering divers. This unique dive safari is an adventure as the Saman Explorer heads to the Hallaniyat Islands.

  • Trip type: Liveaboard trip

Muscat & Musandam Dive Extravaganza

Experience a variety of Oman’s best diving spots on this dive extravanganza! Highlights include leopard sharks in the Musandam and turtles in the southern sites near Muscat.

  • Trip type: Tailor-made trip idea

Learn to dive Muscat

The warm waters of Oman attract an abundance of marine life to their nutrient rich waters. This is a popular place to learn to dive and great value for money.

  • Trip type: Tailor-made trip idea

Explore Muscat

Oman’s relative proximity to the UK makes it an ideal destination for divers looking for a short, good value diving holiday. Spend your week exploring the dive sites near Muscat.

  • Trip type: Tailor-made trip idea

Discover Musandam

Oman’s Musandam Peninsula makes a great short break for experienced divers seeking some big fish action and warm water diving throughout the year.

  • Trip type: Tailor-made trip idea

When to go

Cooler temperatures make Oman more pleasant in winter and spring

Seasons

  • Cool season

    Nov to May: While hot year-round, winter brings the most pleasant temperatures and good diving conditions
  • Hot season

    Jun to Oct: Summer months can be very hot in Oman and visibility can be lower due to plankton blooms

Wildlife events

  • Nov to May: Chance of Humpback whale encounters in southern Oman
  • Sep to Oct: Best months for whale shark encounters

Resorts

6 related resorts. But there are more options we can offer, just ask us for more details.

Liveaboards

1 related liveaboard. But there are more options we can offer, just ask us for more details.

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