JEBAL SHAMS-OMAN GRAND CANYON
Duration : 8 HRS
Drive to Jebal Shams which is Located in the western Hajar. Its name means ‘Sun Mountain’ the highest point lies at 3010 metres .this Mountain is the highest Mountain in Oman .
The drive takes around 1.5hrs to the base of the mountain. Travel via Fanjah, Izki and Nizwa. Stop at Nizwa for a walk through the ancient Capital of Oman . Then Drive to Al Hamra and stop at. Wadi Ghul, from here a 30 minute off road drive takes you into the wadi past small villages and water pools to Wadi Nakhr, at the end of the wadi. At the bottom of the wadi is Oman’s Grand Canyon with a Breath taking View. wadi ghul is well worth a visit, You may wish to take a short walk or even a mountain bike into this dramatic and pretty wadi that takes us on a journey through more than half a billion years of geological time.
When you arrive at the end of the Wadi you will see a village famous for its famous bright colors rugs and designs. From Here reach Jebel Shams, the highest peak in Oman at 3000 meters.
The views offer spectacular views of Wadi Nakhr. Picnic lunch near the rim. Visit the local weaver and haggle for their wares. You will stop at misfat on your way Back, Al Abrein, a picturesque village strapped on to the side of a mountain.
this tours is one of our top ranked tour Among our Muscat Tours .Return To Muscat .
- Hotel Pick up
- 4 WD Vehicle
- Experienced Guide
- Soft Drinks
- Lunch at Local Restaurants
What’s Not Included?
Tips and gratuities
- Optional activity Cost
Normal tourist photography is acceptable, but it is considered offensive to photograph Arab women. It is also courteous to ask permission before photographing men. Photographs of government buildings, police or military installations are not allowed.
|Price Per vehicle (Excluding Lunch)||310 USD (Up to 4 Persons)|
Remark : Further to last updates from Ministry of tourism in Sultante Oman kindly notice they decide starting from 1 December 2017 that entrance fees for Nizwa fort will change from 0.5 OMR (1.3$ ) to 5 OMR (13 $ ) , So further to this sudden changes that out of control as travel agency , kindly notice for your visit to Nizwa fort it will be either without any extra more cost but it will be stop photo from outside or Supplement of 10 $ per person will be add to your confirmed trip