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Ruwi Destination Guide

Explore Ruwi in Oman.

Ruwi in the region of Masqaţ is a town in Oman - some 3 mi (or 5 km) South-West of Muscat, the country's capital city.

Map of the area of Ruwi in Oman

Current time in Ruwi is now 10:09 AM (Wednesday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Muscat" with an UTC offset of 4 hours. Depending on the availability of means of transportation, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Bandar Abbas, Sur, Al Sohar, Hayy as Saruj, Ruwi Gharbi or Al Hamriyah. Since you are here already, make sure to check out . We encountered some videos in the web. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.


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Weather Conditions Today & Next Days Forecast

22°C / 71 °F Clear sky
Morning Temperature 22°C / 71 °F
Evening Temperature 22°C / 72 °F
Night Temperature 23°C / 74 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 100%
Air Pressure 1030.3 hPa
Wind Speed Moderate breeze with 12 km/h (7 mph) from South-East
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Clear sky

Thursday, 23rd of February 2017
Clear sky, light breeze.
Clear sky Day: 23°C (73 °F)
Night: 23°C (73 °F)
Friday, 24th of February 2017
Light rain, calm, clear sky.
Light rain Day: 24°C (74 °F)
Night: 23°C (74 °F)
Saturday, 25th of February 2017
Moderate rain, calm, scattered clouds.
Moderate rain Day: 24°C (75 °F)
Night: 22°C (72 °F)

Videos

The souk of Muttrah/ (Oman / )

02:48 min ( February 02, 2010 by valpard)
Views: 32,769 - Rating: 4.82609/5

Tourist map: maps.google.fr Muttrah, (Arabic: ) population , is a city located in the Muscat province of Oman. Before the discovery of oil, Muttrah was the center of commerce in Oman. It is still a ce...

Oman :: The Tinka Show

04:06 min ( February 21, 2012 by TheTinkaShow)
Views: 12,507 - Rating: 4/5

Journey with TINKA - travelista, opera singer, TV star, recording artist, and adventurer extraordinaire - across the Globe as she explores new cultures, love, tastes, colors and business ventures! www...


NESCAFÉ® MY CUP® | Adham Al Balushi

02:21 min ( October 26, 2010 by bluetoothfilms)
Views: 961 - Rating: 1/5

NESCAFÉ® MY CUP® BLUETOOTH FILM FESTIVAL | Promotional Video | Starring Adham Al Balushi: This is the first ever time Oman has held a Bluetooth Film Festival. Adham Al Balushi from Sultan Qaboos Un...

How different Oman is from UAE yet so c...

01:11 min ( April 28, 2011 by TripAdvisorTRIPWOW1)
Views: 290 - Rating: 0/5

Preview of Worldtraveler2's blog at TravelPod. Read the full blog here: www.travelpod.com This blog preview was made by TravelPod using the TripAdvisor TripWow slideshow creator. Learn more about thes...


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Upcomming Local Events

A brief summary of interesting events comming up in Ruwi during the next days.

25
Feb
2017

Saturday Talks

Beginning: 07:30 pm (19:30).
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12
Mar
2017

Meditation For Beginners

Beginning: 07:30 pm (19:30).
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17
Mar
2017

Enlightened Kids

Beginning: 06:00 pm (18:00).
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19
Mar
2017

Meditation For World Peace

Beginning: 07:30 pm (19:30).
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21
Mar
2017

4th International Plastics, Rubber, Chemicals, Printing And Packaging Industry Exhibition 2017 (4th OMAN PLAST 2017)

Beginning: 10:00 am (10:00).
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24
Mar
2017

Virtue Café

Beginning: 06:00 pm (18:00).
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26
Mar
2017

Meditation For Beginners

Beginning: 07:30 pm (19:30).
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04
Apr
2017

Oman Downstream Exhibition & Conference

Beginning: 08:00 am (08:00).
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Oman Downstream Exhibition & Conference 2017

Beginning: 11:00 am (11:00).
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Downstream Oman Exhibition & Conference 2017

Beginning: 10:00 pm (22:00).
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Interesting facts about this location

Ruwi

Ruwi is commercial hub and the main business district of Muscat, Sultanate of Oman. It's located around 5 km from the main residential localities of Al-Khuwair, Madinat Al Sultan Qaboos, Shati Al-Qurm and Al-Qurm. One of the oldest parts of Muscat Ruwi was known for its narrow streets and old buildings some of which were demolished in the 1970s to build commercial structures.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 23.59, 58.54 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:Populated places in the Muscat Governorate

Royal Oman Police Stadium

Royal Oman Police Stadium is a multi-purpose stadium in Muscat, Oman. It is currently used mostly for football matches and is the home stadium of Oman Club. The stadium has a capacity of 15,000 people. The stadium is maintained by the Royal Oman Police and plays host to various national cultural events and parades.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 23.59, 58.54 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi away.
Tags:Football venues in Oman, Multi-purpose stadiums in Oman, Sports venues in Oman

Muttrah

Muttrah, population 150,000 (2003), is a city located in the Muscat province of Oman. Before the discovery of oil, Muttrah was the center of commerce in Oman. It is still a center of commerce as one of largest sea ports of the region is located there. Other landmarks include Souq Muttrah, a traditional bazaar and Sour Al-Lawatiah, a small community of houses surrounded by an old wall. Muttrah is also a map in a popular Battlefield 2 mod, Project Reality.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 23.59, 58.54 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi away.
Tags:Gulf of Oman, Populated places in the Muscat Governorate

Mina al Fahal

Mina' al Fahal is a coastal area in the northeast of Oman, near to the country's capital, Muscat. It was renamed from Saih al Maleh as the petroleum processing plant was developed. It is a key area for the country's petroleum operations. Petroleum Development Oman (PDO) is based at Mina al Fahal, and the Oman Refinery Company (ORC) has an 85,000 b/d oil refinery located here.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 23.59, 58.54 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Tags:Geography of Oman

Shati Al-Qurm

Shatti Al-Qurm is an upscale residential locality situated on the coast of Muscat, the capital of the Sultanate of Oman. It is bordered by Al-Qurm to the east, the Ministries and Embassies to the west and Madinat Qaboos to the south. It is a very recent development not begun until the mid-80s. The most noticeable sight while driving down the Sultan Qaboos highway used to be the Intercontinental Hotel but today several other significant constructions have been built.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 23.59, 58.54 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi away.
Tags:Muscat, Oman, Populated places in Oman

Quote of the moment

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Moslih Eddin Saadi