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Wadi Bani Khalid

#2 of 14 things to do in Ash-Sharqiyah Governorate Features Animals
Road 23 apprx. 40 km from Bidiyyah | Muscat-Sur Road, Oman
+968 9942 5461
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Desert Safari: Wahiba Sands and Wadi Bani Khalid from Muscat
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Private Tour of Wahiba Sands Desert with Wadi Bani Khalid by 4X4
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Private Tour: Day Trip Wahiba Sands Wadi Bani Khalid Tour
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Road 23 apprx. 40 km from Bidiyyah | Muscat-Sur Road, Oman
+968 9942 5461
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Reviewed 17 March 2015

This was one of the highlights of our trip to Oman! In fact, if you get there early enough during the day, can have some of the areas to your self. The best part of the Wadi is actually towards the end, near the caves....More

Thank Dominick C
Reviewed 14 March 2015 via mobile

There is no arguing the beauty of this place, and the drive there is spectacular. However, I visited on a Friday, and the site itself was heaving with picnickers, so the potential peace and awesomeness of the location was somewhat lost in the banality of...More

1  Thank AndrewA64
Reviewed 3 March 2015

The Wadi is close to villages, thus there is a request for a modest swimming dress code for women. We did not do a hike on the trek. But we enjoyed a great time swimming in the first pool. There is a restaurant there which...More

1  Thank Basheer A
Reviewed 1 March 2015

It's hard to imagine driving 25km into the mountains from the main road and then finding this stunning oasis. If you want to swim here you can ...the water is clear and full of small fish. There is a coffee shop/small restaurant and toilet. If...More

1  Thank Mandy B
Reviewed 28 February 2015

This Wadi is really beautiful and well worth the visit. The natural beauty is quite spectacular and you are left in awe most of the time. However, the start of the Wadi is a bit too kitsch. It's all man made and looks a bit...More

Thank MrInternational02
Reviewed 27 February 2015

The hotel itself is amazing. But...this is about tours booked through this hotel. We opted to book a day tour through the concierge of the hotel. The "Wadi Bani Khalid & Wahiba Sands" tour looked great and was recommended by him. It was a 1...More

3  Thank HADajani
Reviewed 18 February 2015

You simply have to visit as many of these Wadi's as you can to get a real understanding of the way of life for the people who live in and around them. Great for treaking or in this case taking a refreshing swim. You will...More

2  Thank Grant T
Reviewed 18 February 2015

the Wadi has been upgraded and there are facilities for food and drinks now. The Wadi has a number of swimming holes but you are expected to wear knee to ankles outfits which nullifies the whole swimming experience, somewhat. Worth while to refresh after the...More

Thank teticat
Reviewed 16 February 2015

A great place for a swim. The water is so clear and refreshing. If you don't want to swim, just dangle your feet in the water and get a fish pedicure, then explore the rock formations, walk toward the gorge and have a drink at...More

1  Thank euro_cat66
Reviewed 15 February 2015

We visited this place in Diwali vacations . It such an amazing place . It is around 280 km away from Seeb . This reveals true defination of nature . We also get free pedicure . Superb and exotic place . Need to spend atleast...More

2  Thank Govind B
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Lucie D
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Response from Diju J | Reviewed this property |
Path is uneven surface and wont be comfortable... i will be better u take her to Wadi Arbeen where she can enjoy the beauty from near