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Wadi Bani Khalid

#2 of 14 things to do in Ash-Sharqiyah Governorate Features Animals
Road 23 apprx. 40 km from Bidiyyah | Muscat-Sur Road, Oman
+968 9942 5461
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“wahiba sands” (9 reviews)
“date palms” (8 reviews)
“your feet” (13 reviews)
Road 23 apprx. 40 km from Bidiyyah | Muscat-Sur Road, Oman
+968 9942 5461
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Reviewed 1 week ago

all whales have them own charm. its a great landscape, water is inviting for swimming, so be prepared, its great !

Thank juergen p
Reviewed 2 July 2017

This is an extraordinary place of beauty ideal for those who don't want to spend too much time on foot getting there. Swimming, sunbathing, picnicking in this lovely natural setting.

Thank GoranWembley
Reviewed 29 June 2017

Never been to an oasis like me? First time for me...This place is the real deal. Date palms everywhere, fresh spring water and great weather! Awesome!!! It even has a restaurant and table/chairs in one section. Great stop to see and cool off. Try jumping...More

Thank indialuver
Reviewed 29 June 2017

We visited Wadi Bani Khalid on our way to Nizwa from Sur. The Wadi around 40 mins from the main road. Its bit of a steep road to get to the Wadi with minimal sign boards. The sign boards actually indicate Pools and Cave rather...More

Thank eby83
Reviewed 12 June 2017

This wadi is faster accesable than Wadi Shab since it is only a 10 minute walk to the swimming area. I was there in February and the water temprature was simply perfect. It is a hidden gem. Visit the cave if you can :)

Thank Elly K
Reviewed 1 June 2017 via mobile

Admiring the rock formation while hiking and at the heart of it all is that flowing clear cold water from those mountains of rocks... truly an amazing and well worth the trek!

Thank Ever B
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

It is a wonderful site seeing place in Oman Yesterday we visited this place. We enjoyed a lot.The location at site is awesome 👏 👏surrounded by hills in between water The water 💦 is crystal clear floating water & you can get natural fish 🐟...More

Thank Koduri S
Reviewed 9 May 2017

It is a nice walk in and I took the mule ride back for fun. You would be surprised how hard it is to ride that mule. Be careful because the old man will try to charge you more in the end. Just give him...More

Thank jackjump
Reviewed 7 May 2017

Stunningly beautiful wadi with clear, cool waters. This is a place you come to swim, nothing else, so to thoroughly enjoy this place, you have to be able to swim. Although the scenery is gorgeous, and the hikers will enjoy a walk out to the...More

Thank FarzanaKahn
Reviewed 28 April 2017

This was our favorite Wadi for swimming. Easy access from the parking lot to a large area of natural pools. Good infrastructure with a little café/restaurant, pick-nick tables, toilets. Popular with locals and tourists alike. Decent swimming wear is advised, but no one really seems...More

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Lucie D
2 January 2017|
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Response from Diju J | Reviewed this property |
Path is uneven surface and wont be comfortable... i will be better u take her to Wadi Arbeen where she can enjoy the beauty from near