10 Best Places to Propose in Oman (2024)

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by Suzanne Sachs  5 min read



Oman is full of perfect places to propose. Whether you and the person you love are enthusiasts for mountains, mosques, waterfalls, beaches, waterfronts, hotels or good food and wine, there’s a beautiful spot to create a lifetime of memories. But where, exactly, should that most important question be asked? This guide describes some of the best places in Oman to ask that special person to marry you.


In this guide we will explain the following:

  • Romantic Locations in Oman for Outdoor Lovers
  • Jebel Akhdar - Al Hajar Mountains
  • Sultan Qaboos Grand Mosque
  • Wadi Shab
  • Al Bustan Palace - Ritz Carlton Hotel
  • Bandar Al Khairan
  • Muttrah Corniche
  • Sharqiya Sands - Wahibi Sands
  • Romantic Destinations in Oman
  • Al Mughsayl Beach
  • Nizwa Fort
  • Wadi Bani Khalid
  • Best Places to Propose in Oman

Romantic Locations in Oman For Outdoor Lovers


1. Jebel Akhdar - Al Hajar Mountains

Known as the "Green Mountain," Jebel Akhdar offers breathtaking views of terraced farms, lush valleys, and rugged cliffs. You can hike to one of the scenic viewpoints or enjoy a romantic dinner at one of the luxury resorts perched on the mountain slopes before popping the question against the backdrop of the stunning mountain scenery.


2. Sultan Qaboos Grand Mosque

Muscat's grand mosque is an architectural masterpiece with its intricate design, towering minarets, and stunning marble courtyard. You can plan a visit to the mosque and propose in the serene surroundings of the prayer hall or the beautifully landscaped gardens.


3. Wadi Shab

This picturesque wadi features turquoise pools, waterfalls, and lush vegetation, creating a stunning natural oasis in the desert. You can hike through the wadi, swim in the crystal-clear pools, and find a secluded spot to propose amidst the tranquil beauty of the surroundings.




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4. Al Bustan Palace - Ritz-Carlton Hotel

This iconic luxury hotel in Muscat is set against the backdrop of the Al Hajar Mountains and overlooks the Gulf of Oman. You can arrange for a private beach dinner or a romantic sunset cruise along the coast before proposing in a picturesque seaside setting.


5. Bandar Al Khairan

Located about 30 kilometers southeast of Muscat, Bandar Al Khairan is a scenic coastal area known for its pristine beaches and turquoise waters. You can charter a private boat or kayak to explore the coastline and find a secluded spot to propose amidst the natural beauty of the area.


6. Muttrah Corniche

Take a romantic stroll along the waterfront promenade in Muscat's historic Muttrah district. You can admire the traditional dhows in the harbor, explore the bustling souq, and find a quiet spot along the corniche to pop the question with views of the sea and the city skyline. A photographer could arrange to be on hand to discreetly capture the special “yes” moment.


7. Sharqiya Sands - Wahiba Sands

This vast desert wilderness offers sweeping sand dunes, camel treks, and traditional Bedouin camps. You can embark on a desert adventure together, enjoying a camel ride across the dunes or a romantic evening under the stars before proposing in the midst of the desert's timeless beauty.


Romantic Destinations in Oman

Oman is full of romantic beaches, forts and waterfalls. These are some especially romantic locations for a proposal over a glass of wine, at a spectacular waterfall, or on a beautiful beach.


8. Al Mughsayl Beach

Situated in the Dhofar region in southern Oman, Al Mughsayl Beach is known for its dramatic cliffs, natural blowholes, and golden sand beaches. You can take a romantic walk along the beach, explore the caves and rock formations, and find a quiet spot to pop the question with the sound of the waves crashing against the shore.




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9. Nizwa Fort

Located in the historic city of Nizwa, this 17th-century fort is one of Oman's most iconic landmarks. You can explore the fort's ancient towers, courtyards, and ramparts before finding a romantic spot to propose with panoramic views of the city and surrounding mountains.


10. Wadi Bani Khalid

This picturesque wadi is known for its emerald-green pools, waterfalls, and palm-fringed oases. You can hike through the wadi, swim in the refreshing pools, and find a secluded spot to propose amidst the natural beauty of the surroundings.


Best Places to Propose in Oman

While it can be tempting to get wrapped up in elaborate proposal plans, sometimes the very best way to ask the question is a classic, heartfelt, on-one-knee moment. Whatever you and your soon-to-be fiance or fiancee enjoy, Oman has beautiful and memorable places to propose. Make one of these romantic locations your special place by proposing with the perfect vintage engagement ring.


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Suzanne Sachs

Suzanne has always believed vintage rings can change lives. She's been in the jewelry industry for over 35 years, working with vintage jewelers, diamond dealers, diamond cutters, and gemologists. Suzanne started Artdecodiamonds in 2000 and understood the demand for vintage rings throughout the world. She ultimately started VintageDiamondRing.com in 2014, and understands each vintage ring is a reflection of you – your history, your relationships, your style, your elegance and is honored to have the opportunity to help you showcase your flair in a unique and exquisite way.
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