Oman is a land of many incredible adventures awaiting those who grace its shores. With plenty of excursions and experiences for those looking for adventure or even romance, read on to find out the best things to do in Oman.
Hike in Hajar
Scale Oman’s tallest peak, Jabal Shams. This roughly translates to “mountain of the sun” since the sun’s rays hit its summit first. The canyons are truly picturesque have even been referred to as the “Grand Canyon” of Oman. However, the slopes are steep, so this is for those travellers who aren’t afraid of heights!
Camp in the Desert
Spend a night, in the unspoilt and vast desert dunes of Oman. The optimal place in the desert to experience seclusion, but also be in proximity to civilisation is an area known as the Wahiba Sands. This is only 3 hours from the Capital city Muscat and is typically Omanis experience worth having!
Say “I Do”
For a destination wedding that is unique and dreamy, you ought to plan your wedding in Oman! The nation is known for its incredible hospitality and it would be remiss to discount hotels such as Anantara Al Jabal Al Akhdar Resort to host your nuptials. Leave all the planning to the in-house experts and just picture yourself saying “I do” as your overlook the canyon!
Swim in Wadi Shab
A quick 1.5-hour drive from the capital – Muscat, this hike is a fun way to spend your day in Oman! Hike through the gorges in Wadi Shab to appreciate the beauty of the rough and sandy terrain. You can cool off in the azure waters of the rock pool at the end of your hike so make sure you pack a change of clothes and a towel.