Oman’s Ministry of Tourism collaborates with AudioCompass to launch mobile application



The Ministry of Tourism, Oman in association with AudioCompass announces the inclusion of Oman as a destination available to travellers on AudioCompass app.

AudioCompass is a mobile app available on iOS and Android that serves as an audio guide to travellers all over the world. The application provides high quality, informative, detailed, curated, audio-based content for over 1200 tourist points of interest effectively turning travellers’ smartphones into personal audio tour guides. AudioCompass is integrated in holiday packages sold by MakeMyTrip, Thomas Cook, and Cox & Kings.

In Oman, AudioCompass will cover more than 80 points of interest with informative audio content across major destinations including Muscat, Al Sharqiyah, Al Dakhliya, Al Batinah, Dhofar and Musandam. Commenting on the inclusion of Oman in AudioCompass, Gautam Shewakramani, Founder, AudioCompass said, “AudioCompass in Oman is a leap forward to empowering travellers visiting the country. We are thrilled that the Ministry of Tourism has chosen to support us in bringing an authentic Omani experience to travellers via their mobile phones.”

Lubaina Sheerazi, India representative of Ministry of Tourism, Oman explains, “AudioCompass helps the growing breed of independent travellers from India gain deeper understanding of a culturally and historically rich and vibrant destination like Oman. People want high quality, personal and authentic experiences, and our partnership with AudioCompass helps facilitate this while improving knowledge and accessibility of Oman to travellers from India.”