The roots of some of Muscat’s existing inhabitants date back to the 2ndcentury BC. Muscat was formed following a volcanic eruption and was called Umm An Nar which means “the mother of fire.” Italian archaeologists discovered an ancient fishing village on the shores of Oman in 1970. This ancient city with its impressive architectural structures is a popular tourist destination.
Muscat city center is 15 km from the airport and cannot be reached by public transport.
You can get to the city center by taking one of the taxis that wait at the entrance to the airport arrivals and departure areas. The average cost of a taxi from the airport to the city center is 7 Omani riyals.
出租车平均价格： 7 Omani riyals
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