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Wadi Shab

50km West of Sur, Sur 411, Oman
+968 9283 0836
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“boat ride” (32 reviews)
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50km West of Sur, Sur 411, Oman
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+968 9283 0836
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"small boat"
in 34 reviews
"boat ride"
in 32 reviews
"per person"
in 48 reviews
"waterproof camera"
in 28 reviews
"drinking water"
in 19 reviews
"flip flops"
in 21 reviews
"sink hole"
in 18 reviews
"water shoes"
in 25 reviews
"across the river"
in 14 reviews
"the cliff"
in 14 reviews
"car park"
in 31 reviews
"long walk"
in 16 reviews
"be careful"
in 24 reviews
"dry bag"
in 9 reviews
"wear good shoes"
in 10 reviews
"parking lot"
in 18 reviews
"amazing place"
in 19 reviews
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

A must do. 45 minute hike and very hot. Take water and a water proof bag too. Don’t want to spoil it but this was my first of what will be many wadi hikes. (Don’t take an 8 year wain if he doesn’t like hikes...More

Thank Paul S
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

It is free of charge but you need to pay locals so they take you across the first pool by boat (it costs about 0.400 OMR for 30 seconds:) for round trip). Then you need to hike for about 30 - 45 minutes to reach...More

Thank Tjasa V
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Myself and my friend decided to go to this wadi when our husbands were off playing golf. It’s about a 45min walk/hike up to the wadi but the views on the way were spectacular. Once at the wadi we went straight in and meandered along...More

4  Thank Brattz86
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

All you saw in movies from arabic village come and see with your eyes It’s a small place and it’s far away from Muscat but it deserves to visit You don’t Need SUV car even sport car can pass Please consider you are visiting a...More

Thank sedigheh
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Too far for my 8 year old and we did not budget enough time to walk the whole trip. So plan 3 hours minimum and wear hiking or comfortable sports shoes, take water and food, and towel.

Thank Aulani M
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Really cool area its a bit of a walk but when you get to the water at the end its worth it. IT IS VERY SLIPPY. The rocks where the waterfall are located as SO slippy. Lots of people fell over. If you have waterproof...More

Thank Joseph R
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

On our Oman road trip, we visited Wadi Shab. It is the most beautiful part of the country. You arrive in the camp where you can change and leave your car. They take you across the river by boat (I believe that it was 2...More

Thank AlmanAlmin
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our visit to Wadi Shab was an absolute highlight during our time in Oman. We went end of May, so it was a balmy 36C as we hiked up the Wadi - make sure you start early and take plenty of water! (the water in...More

Thank dbothma
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

In May the heat keeps many away which really made the day for us. Got up early and we're in the waDi by 8am. Access is easy, the small ferry possibly not necessary but keeps your feet dry. The track up the wadi is often...More

Thank Jim V
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

This hidden gem is next to small town Tiwi. Parking lot is rather small though! Park there under the highway bridge and pay little money for locals who will bring you to the other side of the pool where hike to the Wadi Shab starts....More

1  Thank MildaLeo
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abhikbiswas
4 February 2018|
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Response from Hassaan S | Reviewed this property |
yes u can reach the entrance of wadi shab by any car. snacks and water is available only at parking before starting the track.
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Mujeeb R
9 October 2017|
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Response from A3395ST_ | Reviewed this property |
Hi my Dear yes. Wadi shab is one of the beautiful natural place for hiking and swimming jumping in water. For more information contact me on WhatsApp 0096893595511
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Marco77Traveller
23 March 2017|
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Response from Željko K | Reviewed this property |
cca 45-55 mins till first pool. i was hiking with kids so....but you need to use the noat at the beginning to cross over to start with hike.
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