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| Hawiyat Najm Park, Muscat, Oman
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Reviewed today via mobile

This sinkhole is about an hour and a half drive from Muscat. You enter a park which has nothing special and suddenly you discover the natural hole with clear water. It is a place where you would spend maximum an hour, on the way to...More

Thank PMV V
Reviewed 2 days ago

Based on pictures we chose to visit this place as part of our trip on the coast. As soon as we arrived we realized it was not a good idea. Full of people and very dirty around. It is a quick stop-swim place, not a...More

1  Thank Expedition247603
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

On a hot hot day, this place was the perfect place to enjoy with friends! It is pretty picturesque. The sink hole is much deeper and bigger than it appears and you can jump off the side into the salt/fresh water mix. There are little...More

Thank Kathleen P
Reviewed 5 days ago

This is truly amazing oasis to witness. This is a natural and beautiful. The water is so refreshing and full of tiny fishes which keeps nibbling your feet. The place is about 1.30 hrs drive from downtown and worth the visit. The only thing which...More

Thank Zohra C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The sinkhole is about a 90 min drive from muscat and is clearly marked on the motorway. The only navigation app that works in Oman (Waze, coz Google maps doesn't have the turn by turn nav here) also gets yuou here just fine. The facilities...More

1  Thank rram_n
Reviewed 1 week ago

Natural place, I heard a version that might be a meteorite who felt from the sky and created this sinkhole many hundred years back. Nice place to visit during the week but not weekends or holidays to avoid lot of crowds. You can swim and...More

Thank Alexis A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited on way back from Wadi Shab to Muscat. Well worth the steps down to the water, please be aware that the steps are fairly steep and can be wet, as are the rocks at the bottom. Which can be slippery. The little fish make...More

2  Thank Nathan M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A naturally made sinkhole on the Sur-Quriyat highway. Visit during the day so that you can enjoy a swim here. You can also enjoy the fish pedicure for free. Yes, there are fishes here which will come as soon as you put your feet in...More

Thank Rahulriteshswali
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had only one day in Oman and I have so many pictures of this sinkhole so we decided to drive there. The drive is around 1:30 hour from Muscat and easy to find (especially if you use google maps). I personally enjoy driving, so...More

3  Thank Zulaikh
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have been there on Eid holidays so obviously it too much crowded and many people were swimming. Diving is not advisable in this place. Its good to visit once and see the beauty of sink hole!!!

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sonchy
2 December 2016|
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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
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ATravelDreamer
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
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