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Wadi Shab

50km West of Sur, Sur 411, Oman
+968 9283 0836
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Day Trip: Wadi Shab and Bimah Sinkhole
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Private Day Trip: Bimah Sinkhole, Wadi Shab, and Tiwi Beach from Muscat
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Small Group Full-Day Tour To Wadi Shab and Sinkhole From Muscat
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50km West of Sur, Sur 411, Oman
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Khalfan is a guide for Omani Day Tours Company. He was prompt and courteous and sensitive to our needs. You don't need a guide for this attraction but when you have Khalfan with you things you hadn't thought you needed before the adventure now materializes....like...More

Thank helainy
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The blue ocean and the rocky beige beach is a nice place to go for a walk. It's a pristine beach but I did not see anyone swimming. We encountered one restaurant tgat we stopped in for lunch.

Thank Ramadama
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Breathtaking views and scenery are the reward of this hike through Wadi Shab. Take a short boat trip across the water and wander up the mountain path - take plenty to drink it can be thirsty work! The rocky mountain outcrops are magnificent and just...More

Thank Poppy P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Wadi Shab the foxed attraction when visiting Oman specially in the good season. It was a bit fresh but worth to escape muscat. After the boot ride it’s 1-1,5 hour light hike and swim till the end the cave with small waterfall inside. A must...More

Thank Koek W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beautiful trek in the Hajar mountains that took us to the refreshing wadi. The swim in the wadi was lovely.. one has to be a good swimmer though to be able to swim to a cave where you get to see the waterfalls. It's a...More

Thank ambu66
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place was exceptional and worth the drive from Muscat. It's easy to navigate once you get to the parking lot, as for a few Rial you'll get taking across the pond to the trailhead. The 45 minute hike to the Wadi is lovely in...More

Thank James R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were totally unprepered for this trip, we were on the way to Sur. There is a free parking space. You can get to the other side of river for 1 OMR and then you walk cca 40 min and first the walk is fine,...More

Thank Rebeka R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

On arrival your greeted with friendly goats.there is a toilet facility at free parking. You have to get a cheap boat journey for 2min that costs about 1 riel each. Take sensible shoes, some of the path is quiet narrow so caution if you get...More

Thank FFCharliesm
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

About three kilometers but the landscape is gourgous and you won't notice. Wear good shoes and bring shoes you don't mind swimming with. No very hard, it's usually flat with some boulders but anyone normally in shape can do it. When swimming, don't stop a...More

Thank FrenchTraveler2014
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The total experience of a nice walk requiring a little effort through very beautiful scenery combined with the swim to the cave makes this a very nice day out.

Thank JWG64
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abhikbiswas
4 February 2018|
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Response from Hassaan S | Reviewed this property |
yes u can reach the entrance of wadi shab by any car. snacks and water is available only at parking before starting the track.
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Mujeeb R
9 October 2017|
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Response from A3395ST_ | Reviewed this property |
Hi my Dear yes. Wadi shab is one of the beautiful natural place for hiking and swimming jumping in water. For more information contact me on WhatsApp 0096893595511
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Marco77Traveller
23 March 2017|
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Response from Željko K | Reviewed this property |
cca 45-55 mins till first pool. i was hiking with kids so....but you need to use the noat at the beginning to cross over to start with hike.
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