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Marneef Cave

Salalah, Oman
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Ranked #3 of 18 Attractions in Salalah
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Caverns/ Caves
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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014 NEW

I loved this place . i visited in September and the view was beautiful worth going there.I went with my family twice in my visit.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

This is one of the must go to places if you're visiting Salalah. It's so beautiful during the rainy season, with the sea on one side and lush green mountains on the other, with a touch of fog amidst a dark sky. Difficult to comment on whether it'll be as good on a sunny day..

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Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

Its an average place but you can visit conveniently as it is on same place where Mughsail beach is so no need to go extra mile for this place..

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014

Well i really didnt see the cave, it was just a very very huge rock on the top, dont know if there was any entry from any side of it, saw ppl climbing on top of it which was not very easy for a family to do,

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014

Cave, sea and mountains behind is an ultimate contrast for a perfect picture. Blowholes is icing on the cake. Could be humid sometimes and you wont be able to stand there for more than 10 minutes.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

Avoid to visit this place in khareef season specially after Eid al Fitr holidays. ( july august) I was there in august and it was overcrowded. Huge traffic jam when trying to park the car, lots of people and very dirty. Everybody throwing rubbish everywhere its very disappointing.

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Paris, France
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014 via mobile

This spot was not initially in our plans, but when we saw the excitement this caused on tripadvisor we decided to take a closer look. It is very pretty and worth the stop. That said the best part is people watching especially the kids as they tempt fate by standing directly over the blowholes and then go screaming when the... More

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Muscat, Oman
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

Excellent climate during the Khareef season where it was cloudy and drizzling. Lot of places for taking nice pictures. Unique experience seeing the blowholes where water blows up with tremendous force periodically.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

I visited this place during Khareef , approx 35 to 40 km from WEST Salalah . An amazing view of the cliffs and sea and great view of the white shoreline . The Blowholes are amazing , during khareef avoid weekends. There is no entrance fee to the facility

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Dubai, Vereinigte Arabische Emirate, Naher Osten
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

Must see place in salalah. When we were there it was cloudy and drizzling. However that's what made it even more beautiful for us from dubai. It was however quiet crowded, which took away some of its charm.

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