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Bimmah Sink hole

| Hawiyat Najm Park, Dibba Al Bay Ah, Oman
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| Hawiyat Najm Park, Dibba Al Bay Ah, Oman
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Reviewed 24 February 2013

The sink hole is a very interesting geological phenomenon (large hole spontaneously formed) and offers a nice opportunity for a quick swim en route. It is now a bit articially in small park with a concrete wall around it and a big ugly (but convenient)...More

1  Thank Hermes_NL
Reviewed 14 February 2013

This sink hole is located while on the way to tiwi and sur from muscat on qurayat-sur Expressway, very easily accesable, you will find the clear signboard, mentioned "Hawyat najm park, about one km drive from the main highway. Very nice and quite place for...More

1  Thank jiwani1563
Reviewed 10 January 2013

I never thought of a sinkhole as a tourist attraction until I visited the one in Oman. The beautiful limestone hollow, in Bimmah, boasts the kind of clear waters normally only seen on holiday postcards. I am really thankful to our guide who took us...More

4  Thank ZeinaA_11
Reviewed 18 November 2012

It is a nice place to stop en route to Wadi Shab, for example. Our guidebook said it had been ruined by a wall around the top and a blue handrail on the stairs down, but we thought it was sympathetic. Not much to do...More

4  Thank craig_2159
Reviewed 1 November 2012

This is one of the must see attractions if you go to Oman. Just follow the signs for Hawiyat Najm Park on highway 17 heading towards Sur and once you're close to the exit the signposts say "Sinkhole". There are changing facilities but like some...More

1  Thank Mickydunph
Reviewed 29 October 2012

I drove on this route for the 4th time in the last 8 months and I find now the routes for attractions and directions are well marked. I was able to spot the "hawiyat Najm Park" quite easily. Visited the so called "sink hole". There...More

10  Thank Narasimhan R
Reviewed 23 October 2012

If you are on the main highway from Muscat to Sur this sink hole is well worth the diversion. As previous writers have said just follow the national park signs. Difficult to describe but it looks to me as though it was a cave at...More

3  Thank AleksHuddersfield
Reviewed 4 September 2012

The sink hole is located in the Hawiyat Najm Park. Coming from Muscat take the Dibab turn off and drive parallel to the highway. You will see signs for the park. The park is just a fenced off area with the sink hole in the...More

6  Thank Mohsin17
Reviewed 12 July 2012

Bimmah Sink hole (also known as Dibab Sink hole, as it is nearer Dibab Village than Bimmah) is one of those Omani attractions that is not really close to anything, but well worth mustering the energy to drive to. As you aproach the site, on...More

3  Thank Gary C
Reviewed 21 February 2012

The Omanis seem to love visiting this site--however, although it may be geologically interesting, it is now rather just a park with a pool of water to look at....

1  Thank barbararitchie
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Response from amila k | Reviewed this property |
Also public toilet facility available. Also one security post also there. But it is recommended you to not try to jump from the edges and trying to play if you are not an expert swimmer. Overall you can enjoy with your... More
12 July 2015|
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Response from Gopikrishnan S | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, i was on vacation and travelling. I have never heard this dry. Near to the sea and there should be water. Wadi shab, bibi mariyam tomb at qalhat. Sea is beautiful colored all over this coast. sur has a few attractions... More