Oman or The Sultanate of Oman located on the southern end of the Arabian Peninsula in western Asia is blessed with diverse natural wonders, rich cultural and historical heritage, friendly and traditional locals, wonderful Islamic architecture. So let’s take a visual tour in this exotic land by going through beautiful photos of Oman – Oman photography Tour and check the wonderful Oman photo gallery. There are many Instagrammable locations all over this beautiful country.
Let’s check Photos of Oman – Oman photography tour | Oman photo gallery
I visited Oman twice and done all the trips by road and it was great to see all the different places, culture, and many photogenic spots. Therefore I am categorizing my photos into different sections like –
- Oman Nature Photos
- Oman Architecture Photos
- The lifestyle photography of Oman ( which covers housing, special doors, cityscapes, towns, of Oman)
- People of Oman
- Flora and Fauna of Oman
- Cultural/ Heritage Oman
OMAN NATURE PHOTOS | OMAN PHOTO GALLERY | PHOTOS OF OMAN
Various photos of fjords, beaches, rugged mountains, blue sea, emerald sinkhole, palms, rocky peaks, deserts and many more. Ideal for nature photography, model photo shoots, and pre-wedding photo shoots.
OMAN ARCHITECTURE PHOTOS | OMAN PHOTO GALLERY | PHOTOS OF OMAN
Oman has a splendid architecture which depicts the beautiful culture and ancient historical heritage. Arabic style of architecture which are unique in their design, patterns, and decor. Domes, pillars, arches, are commonly found in Omani architectural scene. A great collection of forts, mosques, pillars, doors, arches are found throughout Oman. A perfect blend of past cultural heritage is seen in modern days architecture of Oman.
Interiors of Sultan Qaboos Grand Mosque
Beautiful arches in the Muscat
PEOPLE OF OMAN |OMAN PHOTO GALLERY | PHOTOS OF OMAN
People / Locals of Oman are friendly, shy and traditional. They respect their culture and mostly follow all their traditions.
Traditional attire of Omani women
Traditional Omani caps with beautiful colored embroidery on white cloth. The most important part of Omani Men’s dress
****** Due to the maintenance of privacy – I have not taken photos of faces.
FLORA & FAUNA OF OMAN | OMAN PHOTO GALLERY | PHOTOS OF OMAN
Oman has a hot, dry climate with fewer rainfalls and therefore the desert style of flora can be found here. Desert shrubs, desert grass, and Date Palms are found everywhere in this country. Dolphins and turtles are found in blue waters of Oman with other species of fish. Goats /sheep are the most common animals which you can find everywhere and even crossing the roads while driving. Camels are the most important animal of this place. There are many wildlife animals too but can be spotted if you go inside the mountains.
Goats climbing the mountains –
LIFESTYLE PHOTOGRAPHY OF OMAN | OMAN PHOTO GALLERY | PHOTOS OF OMAN
You will find sugar cubed houses in mud color with arched doors all over in Oman. As the whole country is having rugged mountains some of the clusters of houses or towns are located on zig-zag mountain base. It is like Santorini of the Middle East. Doors are the special feature in the Omani houses. If you love traditional doors or arches, then you would love this country as there are many photo shoot options with them.
CULTURAL PHOTOGRAPHY |OMAN PHOTO GALLERY | PHOTOS OF OMAN
You can find much cultural stuff in the forts, museums, and souqs of Oman.
Shop selling mud/clay utensils, lanterns, and other terracotta stuff. Clay/mud essentials are a vital part of Omani culture.
TIPS FOR OMAN PHOTOS TOUR
- Always go for a road trip in Oman as you can find beautiful nature and various photogenic points.
- Check for clear weather before planning for your trip.
- Can be done solo or book for a group photo tour.
- Wear comfortable footwear and carry things to protect you from the sun as it can be hot and humid many times.
- Mountain drive requires 4 X 4 vehicle.
- Be respectful to locals and try to dress modestly with not much skin show. Do not take shots of people’s faces without taking their permission.
- Don’t put your life at risk by taking dangerous selfies at mountain peaks and waterfronts to avoid serious casualties.
- Do not disturb nature and heritage properties.
- Read about Oman before planning a trip so that you can select your favorite photography category.
- Your camera should be full of battery and memory. Google GPS is your best friend and can take you anywhere wherever you like.
- Take pictures and create memories…
Hope you liked all the photos of Oman and I would love to know which one/category is your favorite one in comments. List your choices below –
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So, till then KEEP TRAVELING……………… KEEP EXPLORING……………………………………………………
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