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Address: Road 23 apprx. 40 km from Bidiyyah | Muscat-Sur Road, Oman
Phone Number: 96899425461
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Desert Safari: Wahiba Sands and Wadi Bani Khalid from Muscat
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Private Tour: Day Trip Wahiba Sands Wadi Bani Khalid Tour

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Beautiful location and pools

We had a local driver or else it would have been difficult to find it. But what a beautiful spot. There were people having picnics along the side and many of the kids were diving... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 4 days ago
Adeline O
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We had a local driver or else it would have been difficult to find it. But what a beautiful spot. There were people having picnics along the side and many of the kids were diving and jumping into the deep waters. Went for a swim and if you are not too fussed about the fishes, it was very refreshing especially... More 

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Dhaka City, Bangladesh
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Great place in middle of rocky mountains easily accessible from the car park , 250+ km far from Muscat, great ambiance , even the road to this place is very adventerous. perfect for family outing, we enjoyed the rain there while swimming in the water. there are sucker fishes lol you get free fish spa. the place is very well... More 

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Muscat, Oman
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went to Wadi Bani Khalid after a long search because there are no indications for it. It was worth a long search tho...It was too hot but we cool ourselves by diving into the pools. We had a great time at wadi, highly recommend visiting there. Also a tip is to bring your food and all supplies with you... More 

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Muscat, Oman
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2016

great to see wadi and take a dip there. water is fresh, u can see more tourist flocking as the time pass by. go early in the morning.take food items with u as no good hotels around there. its very nice place to hang out and enjoy !!

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Thank Rishikesh C
Muscat Governorate, Oman
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2016

We headed to WBK without having been there before. Not very well sign posted and it was difficult to find accurate GPS coordinates. Basically we drove through the town and followed a sign to the caves then followed that road all the way to the end where there is a car park and small turn around area. Park down the... More 

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Muscat, Oman
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2016 via mobile

This is my 5th visit and every visit i find it more beautiful than the previous visit. The front entrance part of the wadi is always crowded and most visitors end their visit here, but I suggest to go a bit inside on to the mountains, bit of trekking, and you will find fresh water and ideal places to swim.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2016

We had some problems finding this Wadi, its hidden in the mountains, but its 100% worth visiting. We met a local boy who showed us the way and took us to the Mucqul cave. he had some hidden headlights in the cave and we went in. Inside the cave, you will need a guide, because its too dark to see... More 

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Surat, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2016 via mobile

We went for a one day trip here. Located between Sur and Muscat on old route. This wadi is clearly tourist favourite. After parking the vehicle approx 0.8 kms before. U can see the natural water pools but the true beauty lies ahead of them on route to the cave. The whole road is fun filled trek which keeps cutting... More 

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Bellingham, Washington
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2016

Of all the wadis we visited in Oman, this was undoubtedly the most beautiful - plenty of water, a long waterway with a multitude of different corners and open areas to explore. At several spots, the river floods the road, which is in very good condition. Especially right at the parking area for the cars, there is water over the... More 

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Thank weberwest
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2016 via mobile

Wadi bani khalid is d paradise for photographer..water fall,montain,beautiful scenes,it is huge area to roam around.. Carry food n water with u...shoes must.cap ,umbrella.best place for long drive from Muscat...best place which is having dates tree,water,mountain... water is slippery..so be careful..this place is not recommended for toddler.

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