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Wadi Shab: Tours & Tickets

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50km West of Sur, Sur 411, Oman
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

A wonderful place to hike, swim, and enjoy stunning natural beautiful. There is a moderate hike to the wadi and it’s best to wear tennis shoes. We wished we’d also brought our water shoes and waterproof bag as we swam quite far up and the...More

Date of experience: October 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

One of the most beautiful places i have visited in Oman. a nice walk from the parking about 30 minutes and then the parts to swimm perfect;) It would be good to have some trail shoes and some water shoes with you the stones in...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank saschastreule
Reviewed 1 week ago

Must-do in Oman. Easy to find the car park (very close to the highway exit) and the "ferry" (just a small boat that can carry 8 people max). We were there in the middle of the week around 09:00 AM and one of the firsts...More

Date of experience: September 2019
1  Thank Inge1820
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Visited Wadi Shab with a group of work colleagues, and my first impression is that it is truly breathtaking and a spectacular day's adventure. The trip is not for the faint-hearted or for people with mobility issues or very young children, it does get really...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Asim I
Reviewed 9 September 2019

While driving from Duqm to Muscat along the coast road, I wanted to visit at least one Omani wadi. While some seemed more remote and less touristy, they were also more out of the way, and I decided to visit Wadi Shab and the Bimmah...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank RossBlake
Reviewed 8 September 2019

Wadi Shab is one of the most popular tourist destinations in Oman - and rightfully so. This fertile valley offers a stark contrast to the desert landscape all around it. From the parking lot a boat (1 OMR p.p.) brings you to the other side...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank JochenHertweck
Reviewed 6 September 2019 via mobile

The place was very beautiful and adventurous. You should take lots of water as the tour lasts 3 hours at least. Highly recommend!

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank aghamirm
Reviewed 27 July 2019 via mobile

This is one of the popular wadi. It is a bit of a hike from the car park, via a short boat ride across the river, then a long walk to the actual wadi area. But the walk is through natural surrounds, quite adventurous and...More

Date of experience: July 2019
1  Thank 111frederic
Reviewed 27 July 2019

make sure you get cash to pay for the boat, however we did saw people walking to cross. it took aounrd 50mins to get to the cave, the water was cold to get in but you get used to is, i recommend at least sneakers...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank ct93
Reviewed 26 July 2019 via mobile

A young valley where you can swim and relax and walk to the depth of the valley 45 minutes and then swim away from Muscat hours and 20 minutes

Date of experience: July 2019
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6 October 2019|
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Response from RossBlake | Reviewed this property |
Yes, easily. The "hike" itself is not very difficult. There will be spots where it may be slippery, but overall a child could do it. It is 45 minutes walking for an adult to the waterholes, however, so it's more about how... More
19 May 2019|
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Response from BAHNASY1 | Reviewed this property |
It’s a wonderful place, I been there in February during the nice weather, I don’t know how’s it will be in June, You will definitely enjoy the pure nature.
10 May 2019|
Response from Renan B | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I have no idea but last resort, you can cross the river by foot if the water isn't too high. Be careful though. I've seen a group of 4 students doing it. They walked towards the end of the quay and crossed from there... More