Duqm is located approximately 280 miles (451 kilometers) from Muscat, the country's capital.
When it comes to getting the most from your holiday, remember that Duqm is merely the tip of the iceberg; Oman is dotted with wonderful things to do and see. Visit the Ras Madrakah Beach and Karmah Pass Cliffs in and around Duqm, approximately 1 mile (1. 6 kilometers) to the south of Duqm.
Tourists seeking quiet places to learn more about local spiritual beliefs, will relish the chance to spend time in the area's mosques.
When the weather is fine, enjoy the region's much-loved waterways. Sailing and kite surfing are some of the most popular ways to exercise here.
To truly understand the customs of the area, take your time to stop in at the region's restaurants. These are great places to rub shoulders with residents and try food that is commonly eaten here. Fish and also lamb are regularly used in dishes here. Mashuai (spit-roasted kingfish) and maqbous (rice dish) are are two perennial favorites with tourists and local foodies. Oman is the perfect place to gorge on delicious lokhemat (balls of deep fried flour and yeast). Tea is great drink to ask for anytime.
When the time comes to say farewell to Duqm, head to the nearest major airport located in Muscat, 270 miles (435 kilometers) to the north.