The Sultanate of Oman is indeed a great destination for sandy adventures, and among them, Dune Bashing is special and unique. Although it is not as popular among tourists to visit Oman for Dune Bashing, the golden hills that support 4*4 give you all the reasons why you should.
Why dune bashing
Oman has the perfect yellowish sand that is ideal for this adventure. Not to forget, the valleys of brown and black which facilitate thrilling and exciting dune bashing moments. If you are staying at a hotel in Oman ask them for good recommendations for Dune bashing destinations, they will help you out with a list.
Best times to go
Oman is really suitable to visit during all seasons. But for the best dune bashing moments, always choose the cooler months as it can get quite chilly during summer times. During this time, it is also the best to explore the desserts, especially if you reside at properties the likes of Desert Nights Camp Oman.
Choosing dunes closer to Muscat
Muscat being the capital city of Oman you can find the best dune bashing spots not so far from the beaches and the Sultan Qaboos Grand Mosque. You can also try sand biking in this destination or even just climb the sandhills to watch the beautiful sunset too.
The Wahiba sands
This is a camping hot spot and now is known as the A’Sharqiyah region. This is also the famous destination for desert adventures and with the surprising amount of fauna and flora, you’ll be amazed and wonder if this is actually really is Oman.
Filled with wanderlust that seeks to explore distant shores and captivated by the colors and vibrancy of exotic cultures, Kanya Mae writes on the beautiful, exciting, and enchanting wonders of the world. She is a writer who not only has a passion for travel, but also has a background in fashion, art and media. Google +