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WADIS OF OMAN

4 DAYS

A very fun tour with a mix of not too difficult classic hiking and aquatic hiking to discover the 4 most beautiful wadis of the Sharqiyah region. Overnights in a beach hotel and in a well equiped camp in the desert.

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Difficulty :

Level 3

Environment :

Wadi, Desert

Activities :

Swimming     Trekking     Canyoning & Aquatic hiking     Easy Walking    

Accomodation :

Hotel, apartment, mountain hut, ect... X 3

DAY 1 : Short Aquatic Walk in Wadi Al Arbeyeen

DAY 1 : Short Aquatic Walk in Wadi Al Arbeyeen

DAY 1 : Short Aquatic Walk in Wadi Al Arbeyeen

DAY 1 : Short Aquatic Walk in Wadi Al Arbeyeen

DAY 1 : Short Aquatic Walk in Wadi Al Arbeyeen

DAY 1 : Wadi Shab Resort

DAY 1 : Wadi Shab Resort

DAY 1 : Wadi Shab Resort

DAY 1 : Wadi Shab Resort

DAY 1 : Wadi Shab Resort

DAY 1 : Wadi Shab Resort - Standard Room

DAY 2 : Hiking and swimming in Wadi Tiwi

DAY 2 : Hiking and swimming in Wadi Tiwi

DAY 2 : Hiking and swimming in Wadi Tiwi

DAY 2 : Hiking and swimming in Wadi Tiwi

DAY 2 : Hiking and swimming in Wadi Tiwi

DAY 2 : Hiking and swimming in Wadi Tiwi

DAY 2 : Hiking and swimming in Wadi Tiwi

DAY 2 : Hiking and swimming in Wadi Tiwi

DAY 2 : Hiking and swimming in Wadi Tiwi

DAY 2 : Hiking and swimming in Wadi Tiwi

DAY 2 : Hiking and swimming in Wadi Tiwi

DAY 2 : Hiking and swimming in Wadi Tiwi

DAY 3 : Walk and unforgettable swim in Wadi Shab

DAY 3 : Walk and unforgettable swim in Wadi Shab

DAY 3 : Walk and unforgettable swim in Wadi Shab

DAY 3 : Walk and unforgettable swim in Wadi Shab

DAY 3 : Walk and unforgettable swim in Wadi Shab

DAY 3 : Walk and unforgettable swim in Wadi Shab

DAY 3 : Walk and unforgettable swim in Wadi Shab

DAY 3 : Sunset in the dunes

DAY 3 : Sunset in the dunes

DAY 3 : Sunset in the dunes

DAY 3 : Sunset in the dunes

DAY 3 : Safari Desert Camp

DAY 3 : Safari Desert Camp

DAY 3 : Safari Desert Camp

DAY 3 : Safari Desert Camp

DAY 3 : Safari Desert Camp

DAY 3 : Safari Desert Camp - Arabic Tent with private bathroom

DAY 3 : Safari Desert Camp - Arabic Tent with private bathroom

DAY 3 : Safari Desert Camp - Arabic Tent with private bathroom

DAY 3 : Safari Desert Camp - Arabic Tent with private bathroom

DAY 4 : Aquatic hiking in Wadi Bani Khalid

DAY 4 : Aquatic hiking in Wadi Bani Khalid

DAY 4 : Aquatic hiking in Wadi Bani Khalid

DAY 4 : Aquatic hiking in Wadi Bani Khalid

DAY 4 : Aquatic hiking in Wadi Bani Khalid


Prices always change according to the number of travellers in the group.

As the agency is closed, these prices are only informative. They were the prices of the agency for the season 2015-2016.


 
Number of people
Price per person in OMR
Price per person in USD
Other currencies*
1
900
2356
2
450
1178
3
400
1047
4
350
916
5
400
1047
6
350
916
7
350
916
8
330
864
9
330
864
10
330
864
11
310
812
12
310
812


* The conversions to Euro are just informative. All conversions on the internet are made using a mid-market rate which is always more intersting than the one used by currency exchange services and banks.

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DETAILED PROGRAM
With walking times, ascent and descent, driving times, and difficulty level
 


 

TECHNICAL SHEET
What you have to bring, the prices, what is included and what is not, and advices
 


 

MAPS
Some maps with the itinerary of the tour
 


 

COUNTRY GUIDE
Some general, cultural, and practical information about Oman


 


 


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DAY 1


      Transfer Muttrah - Dibab


      Transfer Dibab - As Suwaih (Wadi Al Arbeyeen)


      Short Aquatic Walk in Wadi Al Arbeyeen

We start with a refreshing swim in the vast pool down the village of as Suwayh. We then walk up the wadi around large boulders and across water pools until the canyons narrows to form very long pools. We swim there and go back the same way. Attention : in some places, you might have to cross some pools! Your bags, shoes, and clothes will get wet! So, do not take any belongings with you which are not waterproof...

- Approximative length : 4 heures
- Walking time : 2 a 3 heures

      Transfer As Suwaih (Wadi Al Arbeyeen) - Dibab


      Transfer Dibab - Tiwi


      Wadi Shab Resort

The Wadi Shab resort was build on the hill overlooking the blue sea near Tiwi. It is a comfortable 3-stars hotel with swimming pool facing the sea.The hotel’s main restaurant overlooks the sea and serves Omani breakfast and dinner as well as international specialties

Standard Room
This air-conditioned room offers a small seating area with a flat-screen TV. Facilities include an electric kettle and a fridge. The bathroom is fitted with a shower, toiletries and hairdyer.. Petit-dejeuner et diner pris a l'hotel


DAY 2


      Transfer Tiwi - Saymah (Wadi Tiwi)


      Hiking and swimming in Wadi Tiwi

We start from the village of Saymah. We follow an old donkey path above palm trees until we arrive to another village. We then walk at the bottom of the wadi, on the falaj, along the river or between boulders. We stop for a delightfull swim surrounded by cliffs and palm trees. Then we start to climb across terraces until we reach the village of Mibam. We then use another way down to the second village. We finally come back using the same way and make a last stop before we arrive for another refreshing bath in a lovely turquese pool.

- Level 3    
- Approximative length : 6 heures
- Elevation gain/loss : +450m/-450m
- Walking time : 4 a 5 heures

      Transfer Saymah (Wadi Tiwi) - Tiwi


      Wadi Shab Resort

The Wadi Shab resort was build on the hill overlooking the blue sea near Tiwi. It is a comfortable 3-stars hotel with swimming pool facing the sea.The hotel’s main restaurant overlooks the sea and serves Omani breakfast and dinner as well as international specialties

Standard Room
This air-conditioned room offers a small seating area with a flat-screen TV. Facilities include an electric kettle and a fridge. The bathroom is fitted with a shower, toiletries and hairdyer.. Petit-dejeuner et diner pris a l'hotel


DAY 3


      Walk and unforgettable swim in Wadi Shab

We start from the sea and start hiking in the wadi. After 45 minutes or 1 hour walk in this beautiful wadi we'll go to the water : we swim from pool to pool to discover a incredible place. But we don't tell you more about this, since it has to be a surprise!

- Level 1    
- Approximative length : 3 heures
- Walking time : 1 a 2 heures

      Transfer Tiwi - Bidiyah


      Transfer Bidiyah - Our Camp in Wahiba sands


      Sunset in the dunes

We start a walk across the dunes in late afternoon. The heat isn't too strong anymore and the sunlight is the more beautiful. The setting sun always gives changing colour to the sand and the shades. This a great unforgetable time.

- Level 1    
- Approximative length : 1 heures

      Safari Desert Camp

A very nice camp which lays the middle of the sand dunes, in a quiet and wild area. There is no electricity, which makes this camp more authentic. Tea, coffee, water and soft drinks are complimentary. There are also some nice lounges where you can relax and smoke sheesha.

Arabic Tent with private bathroom
Arabic tent nicely equiped as an hotel room : bed, carpets, tabe, chairs. Private bathroom.. Petit-dejeuner et diner pris a l'hotel


DAY 4


      Transfer Our Camp in Wahiba sands - Bidiyah


      Transfer Bidiyah - Bidah


      Aquatic hiking in Wadi Bani Khalid

An easy quatic hike in one of the most beautiful wadis of oman. We start from the village of Bidah. We walk across its luxuriant palm garden to reach he entrance of the garden. We then walk between large boulders to arrive to 2 wonderful pools with waterfalls. In one of these we can jump from 10 meters. We keep on walking in the water and the swim several long pools (until 300 meters). The valley then widens and we discover Seeq's garden which we cross to arrive in the village.

- Level 1    
- Approximative length : 5 heures
- Walking time : 3 a 5 heures

      Transfer Seeq (Wadi Bani Khalid) - Muttrah





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