Sultan Qaboos Grand Mosque is the largest mosque constructed in Oman. Built in 1998, after 6 years of construction processes, the mosque is one of the highlights of Muscat, tourists who travel to Oman are encouraged to visit.
Sultan Qaboos Grand Mosque is open for tourists who spend their vacations in Oman from 8 in the morning till 11 at noon. Visiting the mosque is truly an enjoyable experience especially among those who are fond of Islamic architecture.
The Sultan Qaboos Mosque is featured for having a variety of architectural and designs’ styles. Moroccan tiles, murals following Mogul outlines, and a number of quite remarkable domes, minarets, and gardens. Glass, marble, wood, murals, copper, and many other substances were used during its construction process.
Being the largest in the whole country, the Sultan Qaboos Grand Mosque has a surface area of more than 400,000 square meters with the buildings only occupying 10% of this space. It is an impressive structure that grab the attention of tourists who spend their holidays in Oman.