Oman is ramping up its tourism pitch in countries such as China, Japan and Korea as it tries to cash in on booming Asian outbound tourism market. According to the United Nations World Tourism Organization 2013 annual report, tourists from China and Japan spent $102bn and $27.9bn
Although relatively new to the Sultanate of Oman, Muscat now has three 18 hole grass golf courses within easy reach of each other, with more expected to be launch in the near future. For those wanting to learn the game, each course also has an Academy staffed by qualified golf instructors who will be happy to guide you through the early stages. The climate makes golfing most popular in Oman between the months of September and May.