Unravel centuries in the old capital of Nizwa, famed for its imposing 17th century fort that delivers unforgettable vistas of the Hajar Mountains. Duck inside the souks where crafts adorn the alleyways and take the track that climbs up “God’s Own Hills” to find the perfumed ruins of Old Tanuf. UNESCO treasures are waiting in Bahla, the oldest recorded region of civilisation in Oman. Celebrate Oman style with a night at the opera, where Muscat’s opera house is a masterpiece of architectural grace.