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Al Ansab Wetland

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Birders delight

This is an amazing place, looks most unlikely and unsavoury until you get out into the small... read more

Reviewed October 15, 2017
Neilmcc
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those who are looking for a Relaxing place Al Ansab is the best ,, Wildlife Photographers must... read more

Reviewed January 5, 2018
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Haya Water Facility, Muscat 113, Oman
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Reviewed January 5, 2018

those who are looking for a Relaxing place Al Ansab is the best ,, Wildlife Photographers must visit this place..

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Reviewed October 15, 2017

This is an amazing place, looks most unlikely and unsavoury until you get out into the small reserve where a large number of birds cram into a small area of wetland. We had a very knowledgeable lady guide with a telescope who took us in...More

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Reviewed June 15, 2016

The place can be designed to be one of the best attractions for those who are willing to attend the wildlife and relaxing. There are hundreds of birds types that can be viewed through scoopes but in summer no way to handle 10 minutes as...More

1  Thank sadiq864
Reviewed March 1, 2016

We spent a few days with our son in Muscat, and he booked a trip around Al Ansab for us. What a couple of hours! we were met on our arrival by a charming and very knowledgeable lady who drove us around the area and...More

1  Thank David H
Reviewed February 19, 2016

I have been looking for this wetland for quite sometime and found very little information. This year I finally gathered enough knowledge to locate the wetland at the headquarters of the Haya Water Company. Drive past the trucks towards the main building and you will...More

2  Thank Mandy B
Reviewed February 14, 2016

We were staying locally and someone lent us a bird book to identify all the birds in the gardens of the Al Bustan Palace Hotel. Al Ansab is around 35 minutes from the Al Bustan by taxi and, initially, a somewhat unlikely birding area. In...More

1  Thank Jonathan W
Reviewed January 26, 2016

Sir Petr Scott would have said well done .. So ,too would Wilfred Thesinger .. Each would have bombarded the Omani authorities to expand the space you have been given . We had an excellent ,brilliantly informed Omani lady guide .

5  Thank servabofidem35
Reviewed January 13, 2016

Al Ansab Wetland is a natural wonderland in the heart of Muscat. It provides a showcase for Oman’s impressive nature with its abundance of bird life. The Wetland is home to an amazing 291 species of birds that may be present at different times throughout...More

2  Thank DavisOman
Reviewed October 31, 2015

oasis in the midst of the city.marshy area...lots of birds.good for photo shoots.very close to the city centre

1  Thank sunseb
Reviewed October 18, 2015 via mobile

This is waste land not wetland. Please don't come. Its had be land filled and development. You will only find lorries here. Trip Advisor Please remove this site.

2  Thank James O
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Response from sadiq864 | Reviewed this property |
Dear Al ansab wetland is related to Haya water company and you may call 80077111 to book an appointment for the visit and ask for guide for the same and they will support you
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