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Discover the South and Wadi Shab from Muscat provided by Gray Line Oman

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Discover the South and Wadi Shab from Muscat

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What you can expect during this experience
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Face masks required for travellers in public areas
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
  • Hand sanitizer available to travellers and staff
  • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
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Updated 22/07/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Updated 22/07/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Overview
Swap Muscat for a day exploring Oman’s coast and Wadi Shab, all unburdened by transport and self-drive worries. With this private tour, travel by private air-conditioned 4WD, allowing you to sit back and make the most of your day. Visit Bimah Sinkhole for an optional swim, see traditional seaside villages, and delve into Wadi Shab to bathe in rock pools and soak in the scenery. A picnic lunch is included.
Itinerary
  • You'll get picked up
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  • 1
    Wadi Shab
    Stop: 4 hours
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  • 2
    Fins
    Stop: 10 minutes
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  • 3
    Bimmah Sinkhole
    Stop: 45 minutes
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    Pass by
    Muscat Grand Mall
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Highlights
  • Explore Wadi Shab and the coast south of Muscat on a private day trip
  • Hassle-free day: travel by air-conditioned 4WD and gain insight via a guide
  • Visit Bimah Sinkhole and coastal villages; and walk or swim in Wadi Shab
  • Relax with a picnic lunch and convenient hotel pickup and drop-off
Important Information
Duration
8h
Inclusions
  • Transportation round trip by an Air-conditioned Vehicle
  • Audio guiding in Multiple Languages
  • Headphone for Audio Listening
  • Lunch with soft drinks in Wadi Shab
Exclusions
  • Gratuities
  • Alcoholic beverages
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • TOUR DEPARTURE TIME: Tour starts @ 09:00 hrs
  • DURATION : Approximately 9 hours.
  • CHILDREN POLICY: Discount 30% up to 11.99 y
  • CANCELLATION: Cancel Free of charge up-to 24 hours from date of service local time, after that full charge.
  • LANGUAGES: Audio guiding in SPANISH, FRENCH, GERMAN, ITALIAN, ENGLISH.
  • Supplement for Pickup: $15 if your Hotel is after the Airport.
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Most travellers can participate
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s cancelled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 50 travellers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Traveller wrote a review Feb 2020
Barcelona, Spain22 contributions6 helpful votes
After several attempts at contacting grayline to address my issues I have to resort to a public review. The wadi walk is not safe. It is unguided. The Rocks are like glass underfoot The reward not worth the risk. Our driver admitted it was unsafe. On the day we went in another
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Date of experience: November 2019
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Response from elodiek146, General Manager at Discover the South and Wadi Shab from Muscat
Responded 10 Mar 2020
Dear Valued Guest, Thank you for sharing your feedback with us, which we take seriously at the Gray Line Tours. We are sorry to hear that you did not enjoy the tour for the aforementioned reasons. At Gray Line Dubai, we strive to provide the best sightseeing service. Please feel free to share further details and feedback with us on quality@grayline.ae to look into the situation further and help serve you better in the coming future. We look forward to welcome you once again on board the Gray LineTours.
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Coral S wrote a review Feb 2020
5 contributions2 helpful votes
A great trip where you really get to see so much in one day. Lunch was lovely and in a beautiful setting. Great value for money I really recommend this tour : )
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Date of experience: February 2020
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Response from elodiek146, General Manager at Discover the South and Wadi Shab from Muscat
Responded 27 Feb 2020
Dear Guest Greetings to you from all of us at GrayLine emirates! Thank you so much for sharing such a review with us, Our team is thrilled to hear your wonderful words. Your review is highly appreciated, it will be our pleasure to serve your travel needs in the future and welcoming you again anytime.
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Zach P wrote a review Feb 2020
6 contributions3 helpful votes
The main part of the trip is a hike followed by a swim through a canyon. Shoes that can get wet are ideal, as there are lots of areas where you'll be in shallow water with rocky footing. I made it in bare feet, but there was some pain involved. If you go as far as you can go,
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Date of experience: February 2020
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Response from elodiek146, General Manager at Discover the South and Wadi Shab from Muscat
Responded 18 Feb 2020
Thank you for sharing your positive feedback with us! We are glad you enjoyed your sightseeing experience with us on board Gray LineTours. We have forwarded your kind comments to our Customer Service team. At Gray LineTours, we thrive to offer an excellent Customer Service and nothing makes us happier than when our customers are happy! We look forward to welcoming you again soon on board Gray LineTours,
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jtwoodfield wrote a review Jan 2020
London, United Kingdom195 contributions102 helpful votes
OK, as holes in the ground go this is an impressive one. There are brave people swimming in the sink hole. It is by the sea. On the other hand, it is a long drive from Muscat and unless you are combining it with going to the Wadi and then to Sur probably not worth it. Unless the
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Date of experience: January 2020
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Response from elodiek146, General Manager at Discover the South and Wadi Shab from Muscat
Responded 18 Feb 2020
Thank you for taking time to give your review about your experience with our City Tour. We are glad that you enjoyed our service. The feedback you gave is very important to us. We will definitely consider your recommendation. We appreciate it.
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Bogdan Adamic wrote a review Jan 2020
5 contributions1 helpful vote
My opinion?Must to see,something rare,middle of almost desert,nice park,blue bird,warm salt watter,possible to swim
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Date of experience: December 2019
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Response from elodiek146, General Manager at Discover the South and Wadi Shab from Muscat
Responded 18 Feb 2020
Thank you for sharing your positive feedback with us! We are glad you enjoyed your sightseeing experience with us on board Gray LineTours. We have forwarded your kind comments to our Customer Service team. At Gray LineTours, we thrive to offer an excellent Customer Service and nothing makes us happier than when our customers are happy! We look forward to welcoming you again soon on board Gray LineTours,
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About the operator

Don’t take it from us – here’s what people have to say about this operator.

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cris3PO
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Nice City Overview
I reccomend this rour, especially as your first arrive in Muscat but don't expect to use it as a means to shop at t
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Footprints599287
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Good tour
The tour was well organised. The drive from Muscat was long but the audio in the minibus helped to give a context t
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Travelagentch67
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Day trip in Nizwa
Very nice day tour from Mascat to Nizwa. The minibus should have been a bit more confortable. Nice audio guide in m
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858kaisaa
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A Nice way to see the highlights of muskat
A very Nice Guide picked us up at the port and drowe us to all the places named in the discription. I would give 5
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AngelaH6
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No value for money
The trip is not very well organized. In the beginning there are stops at two spots that are simply a waste of time.
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Thomas R
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Nice and good overview over Muscat
We were collected at the hotel and then the tour guided us through the most important sights in Muscat. We have see
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mariyaropanova
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Great tour
The tour was very nice, full of interesting information concerning the arab country and manners. Good things were s
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881petrat
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So disappointing
I took the tour on 14th of January. The weather was bad in the morning (raining a lot) and I understand that some r
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shunsuke218
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The tour company was honest and reliable even in an unexpected situation
These days, it is quite difficult to find a good tour company as we are often flooded with their information. Not e
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Sherpa39391589260
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excellent
great experience. Ideal tour to visit the most important places in Muscat. Our driver was punctual, friendly and ve
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Sherpa92742
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Genuine arabic country
nice country with clean well -constructed places based on Arabic architecture . all places have kept their Arabic r
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nomeames222
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Worst Tour Company
I got sick on the day of the attraction and they did not agree to change it on other day. Besides they have sent me
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jlbecking
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You shouldn't miss this trip
The audio was spoken clearly and very well put together. I learned a lot. The driver was just that..a driver.. and
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yyGE1200
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Disappointed
The guide was not organized at all especially with the pickups. Low level in english so poor explanation.
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karlheinzkochcologne
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A very good tour. Khalil is very excellent guide for all guests.
I can recommend this tour for everyone.The places are very interesting and give a good impression of the culture of
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Key Details
  • Duration: 8h
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
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  • Pickup offered
  • Languages Offered: English, French, German, Italian, Spanish
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