Over the past few years, Oman has emerged as one of the best places to visit in the Middle East. This is in no small part due to the amazing natural attractions that the country is blessed with. So, here’s a look at some of the best sand dunes, mountains, and wadis you can visit during your time here.
Jebel Akhdar Mountains
When it comes to Oman sightseeing, few things can beat a drive through the famous Jebel Akhdar Mountains. The roads here are like a serpentine and you’ll be able to get an amazing view of the valleys down below as you drive along.
Wadi Bani Khalid
The Wadi Bani Khalid is a picturesque oasis that’s located a little north of Al Kamil Town. The water here is crystal-clear and perfect for some swimming. Just be sure to bring a modest swimsuit if you’re planning to jump in as you wouldn’t want to upset any locals.
The Wahiba Sands
The Wahiba Sands is a stunning stretch of desert that includes some of the most stunning and grand sand dunes you’ll find anywhere in the world. There are plenty of desert night camps all across this region as well, so you won’t be stuck looking for accommodation options as you explore the desert.
Al Hajar Mountains
If you’re in the mood for some hiking and trekking, the Al Hajar Mountains are certainly one of the best options here in Oman. There are 11 marked trails to choose from and each is of varying difficulty – so, there’s plenty of options here.