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Wahiba Sands

Oman
+968 9273 5331
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Desert Safari: Wahiba Sands and Wadi Bani Khalid from Muscat
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Private Camel Safari Tour to Oman Wahiba Sands
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Private 4x4 Desert and Wadi Safari - Wahiba and Wadi Bani Khalid
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  • Very good20%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
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Travellers talk about
“dune bashing” (27 reviews)
“camel ride” (8 reviews)
“sand dunes” (10 reviews)
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Oman
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+968 9273 5331
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"dune bashing"
in 27 reviews
"camel ride"
in 8 reviews
"sand dunes"
in 10 reviews
"desert camp"
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"nights camp"
in 5 reviews
"desert experience"
in 3 reviews
"one night"
in 4 reviews
"real desert"
in 3 reviews
"unique experience"
in 3 reviews
"wadi bani"
in 4 reviews
"day trip"
in 6 reviews
"watch the sunset"
in 3 reviews
"arabian oryx"
in 3 reviews
"bedouin tent"
in 2 reviews
"complete silence"
in 2 reviews
"staying overnight"
in 2 reviews
"starry sky"
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We went on a day trip from Al Jabal al Akhdar with Zahara Tours that also included Wadi bin Khaild. It was a long day but well worth it, our guide Mikey was so entertaining and flexible, he made the day for us. The sands...More

Thank Gadabouts95
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Reviewed 1 week ago

You must do this!. Which ever way you choose to sleep or stay you must do any over-night stay in Wahiba Sands. We were based in Muscat with a 4wd hire car, so had organised to save money by sleeping in the back of the...More

Thank Geoff F
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Sunrise and sunset provide spectacular photo opportunities of this unique desert. A true sea of sand, which is also known as the Sharqiya Sands, it covers 3,860 sq miles and has dunes 320-500 feet high. Nigel de Winser, the project director of a 1985 British...More

Thank CJW913
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a great 4x4 tour through dunes. real fun! Incredible landscape. Very peaceful place. we've seen sunset on the desert and it really looks amazing. Definitely worth it!

Thank Iwona B
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My friends and I rented a car in Oman, however there was no way it was making it up the dunes. The guides must be used to seeing uninformed tourists heading straight for the sand in rental cars because one flagged us down and offered...More

1  Thank 111lovestotravel111
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Reviewed 7 March 2018

Wahiba Sands is great place to get a taste of real desert adventure. As the name implied. This is a sandy desert as opposed to the rocky ones. It would be miles and miles of sand dunes of golden fine sand. There are several nice...More

1  Thank Navigator22
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Reviewed 2 March 2018

We just rocked up to the petrol station and had a smooth talking Wahiba Sands "local" talking it up. We tried to fight the price of 10 OMR each way to have us follow him a short 7-10 km into the desert and then off...More

Thank 655michaelf
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Reviewed 17 February 2018 via mobile

We booked a private tour with our tents for dinner/breakfast and for sleeping. Our two daughters 8 and 12 enjoyed the wild experience of sleeping in the tent and experienced as well a light sand storm (you have not seen the desert if you do...More

3  Thank PTO002
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Reviewed 9 January 2018

We booked this camp last week with the aim of having a relaxing time. We were 3 girlfriends exploring Oman. Although the tends are ok (bed without sheets, no 3rd bed, no bathroom inside the tent but outside with beatles on the floor , no...More

10  Thank Elenacicci
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Reviewed 2 January 2018

We have never been to a desert before, so it was a spectacular experience. We chose the comfortable over the authentic and stayed at Desert Night Camp - very pleasant accommodation in pseudo tent - really a stand-alone little villa. The food was excellent; and...More

Thank Alan G
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Mariana D
19 September 2017|
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Response from juergen p | Reviewed this property |
HI Mariana, I was touring and after this self driving with a great tour guide Abdullah Al Hamed - local phone is +968 99887874 I can highly recommend him ! If you mention my name he should do greatest tours with you !
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MMayada
22 December 2016|
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Response from Mcdutchy | Reviewed this property |
Hi there, I think it would be much easier to rent a 4x4 from muscat, its a 600 km roundtrip to the sands and then onto wadi bani khabir, brilliant swimming and very easy to find, would bother with public busses. Also in... More
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Francis M
9 December 2016|
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Response from manaal s | Reviewed this property |
Here you go: 21.4378° N, 58.5544° E
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