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Private Tour to Jabal Shams Grand Canyon Balcony Walk provided by Radka Slavikova

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Private Tour to Jabal Shams Grand Canyon Balcony Walk

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  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Face masks required for travellers in public areas
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Hand sanitizer available to travellers and staff
  • Regular temperature checks for staff
  • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized
Updated 17/12/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Updated 17/12/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Overview
Take a turnaround trip alongside the Grand Canyon and experience spectacular natural scenery in Jabal Shams. Walk on through old abandoned village ruins and reach to cave with a water pond as a reward for Your efforts on the “Balcony Walk” trek. Located 220km from Muscat (80km from Nizwa) with the closest town Al Hamra, we gonna follow the road from Al Hamra to Wadi Ghul towards Jabal Shams Plateau, carry out until we will reach Al Khitaym village (app. 40km from Al Hamra). An ancient donkey trail, which follows the west flank of the An Nakhur Gorge (known as “Grand Canyon”) and leads to a abandoned village of As Sab - formerly known as Sab Bani Khamis. From the terraces we will also explore Water pool located inside open cave structure (Bi’r Dakhilyah). We gonna return on the same road. The time spent on the trek is set up around 5 hours, which is including the stops to breaks, pictures and break at the Water pool area before returning back).
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    Jebel Shams
    Stop: 5 hours
    Visit Jabal Shams mountain range in Oman, and get close to the edge of Grand Canyon on the “Balcony Walk” trail. Experience spectacular views and hidden gem at the end of the hike - beautiful open cave structure with a water pond, to relax before heading back.
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Duration
12–13 hours
Inclusions
  • Bottled water, snacks, Coffee/Tea, fruits.
  • Private transportation
  • Air-conditioned vehicle
  • Fuel surcharge
  • Hotel Pick up/Drop off
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  • Gratuities
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Not recommended for travellers with back problems
  • Not recommended for pregnant travellers
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Not suitable for children under 8 years
  • Not recommended for travelers after knee surgery or severe pain when walking for longer time (one way is slow descending, way back is ascending with steps on the way)
  • Most travellers can participate
  • Not recommend for travelers with severe fear from heights
  • 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 is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Aneta D wrote a review Jan 2021
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Radka is the best guide ever 😎 A lot of fun and great time we had on our trip together to Jabal Shams. Highly recommend! You won’t regret it 🔝 Book it now 🙌
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Date of experience: December 2020
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Response from Radka S, Owner at Private Tour to Jabal Shams Grand Canyon Balcony Walk
Responded 19 Jan 2021
Dear Miss Aneta, I’m happy to hear that you have enjoyed this experience.
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dav d wrote a review Jan 2021
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It has been a great time, booked this tour with my family, a special thank to our Guide Radka that she took care of every single detail.Really recommended!!!!!
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Date of experience: December 2020
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Response from Radka S, Owner at Private Tour to Jabal Shams Grand Canyon Balcony Walk
Responded 5 Jan 2021
I’m glad that You and Your family enjoyed the day trip. It was an honor to show You a little bit of beautiful Oman.
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  • Duration: 12–13 hours
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  • Languages Offered: English
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