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Mountain view

This is one of the nice place to see many mountain connections. In winter full of clouds and white... read more

Reviewed March 29, 2017
grajesh
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Muscat Governorate, Oman
breathtaking spectacular canyon

With a 4x4 go to one of Jabal Shams resorts for a night.next morning drive 30 min and park in the... read more

Reviewed March 2, 2017
toufic2013
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Beirut, Lebanon
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Al Hamra, Oman
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Reviewed March 29, 2017

This is one of the nice place to see many mountain connections. In winter full of clouds and white will sure be enjoy moment.

Thank grajesh
Reviewed March 2, 2017

With a 4x4 go to one of Jabal Shams resorts for a night.next morning drive 30 min and park in the village of Al Khitaym . follow the clored signs for an extraordinary hike around the cliffs till the abandonned village.the walk takes 1hr30 and...More

Thank toufic2013
Reviewed January 7, 2017

The journey up to Oman's Grand Canyon is beautiful. Due to lack of rainfall in 2016 the temperature on Christmas Day was 22degC which is very hot for December and winter months. So saldy, the view was not jaw dropping from the top. It is...More

Thank Hatton20
Reviewed November 27, 2016 via mobile

I finally made Wadi Nakhur with my kids and some friends and must say it is breathtaking to walk in between the vertical canyon walls and contemplate nature is a raw state along with traditional villages. Road to Nakhur is blocked by the huge boulders...More

Thank Olenellus
Reviewed September 25, 2016 via mobile

I was here on 24 Sep. on passing through the small village that opens up to the entrance of the canyon , we found that the path for vehicles is no longer accessible due to rocks which have fallen onto the path (possibly due to...More

1  Thank Travis2110
Reviewed September 19, 2016

This starts from a village. There are 2 hikes - W6 and W6A. W6 is most popular as it has got the complete view of the canyon. We, a family of four, with children aged 11 and 5 did W6 partially. Recommended for average physically...More

1  Thank Makshum
Reviewed September 13, 2016

I see that Wadi Ghul is listed in TripAdvisor as the wadi associated with Oman's Grand Canyon. After doing a fair amount of research, I believe that Wadi Nakhr is more appropriately the wadi associated with the Grand Canyon, but I am under the impression...More

2  Thank Eitleoir
Reviewed October 29, 2013

I've done this walk five times now while taking others to see it. The most dramatic time was with thunder rumbled up the canyon. rain was falling somewhere but not on us. I stopped to look back and at least one km away I saw...More

1  Thank Cheryl D
Reviewed March 16, 2013

Lovely place if you are into adventurous drive with a 4WD. Worth visiting! But beware of the children and women in the forst village you drive into... They will surround you and try to sell their handicraft products in a rather aggressive way. Later on...More

1  Thank doctor694
Reviewed January 8, 2013

We were driven here and through the wadi by a driver/guide in a four wheel drive vehicle. My advice would be don't attempt this in a saloon car or on your own. You need local expertise to drive competently here. There is a village right...More

3  Thank quentinLondon
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