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Wahiba Sands are a must to see in Oman. A real desert at only 2 hours from Muscat and 1 hour from Sur.
Go there if you want truly understand the life of local beduins, meet the camels and watch amazing sunsets on top of...More
First, it is best to be toured by a local Omani! It was my first time to experience sand dune bashing and it was totally worthwhile! What I regret not doing was going on top of the sand dunes and watch the sunset, so if...More
If you rent 4x4 car you can go down the way to Wahiba Sands on your own. There is kind of hardened road about few kilometers deep into the desert. We stayed one night in privat tent (brought from home) at the roadside among the...More
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
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
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 !
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
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 muscat there are plenty of tourbus operators who can take you on a guided tour, but then you have to fit in with their schedule.