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Wadi Shab: Tours & Tickets

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50km West of Sur, Sur 411, Oman
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We took Shab tours to visit Wadi Shab for a half day visit. From the time we got in touch with Juma it’s been super convenient and they were very prompt. Khalfan took us through the walk - was extremely helpful, and a fun and...More

Date of experience: November 2019
Thank SamridhiDeorah
Reviewed 2 days ago

The wadi is a pretty place but has been somewhat spoiled by the influence of man. There are a number of black plastic pipes (150-200mm diameter) for water pumping running the length of the wadi and the place is littered with redundant bits of concrete...More

Date of experience: November 2019
Thank Dakles
Reviewed 3 days ago

Small boat takes you across for OMR1 if water level low can walk across from one end. If one has to see the lakes and the cavea beauty a 30 min to 45 min walk along with a swimming stretch which would not be advisable...More

Date of experience: November 2019
Thank alstondm
Reviewed 1 week ago

After a short boat ride (2 OMR) the hike starts for about 1 to 1.5 hour to get to the wadi. It is sometimes strenuous but it is well worth it. On the way you have great views. It can get crowded. Try to get...More

Date of experience: November 2019
Thank Greenharm
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

One of the places where you can have hiking swimming and climbing Be prepared to have water inside the mountain and to explore the area The place is amazing

Date of experience: November 2019
Thank mohamadessama
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Instead of telling you how great the place is etc (it is nice for a visit if you want to visit a wadi) I am gonna try and give you all the info that I was asking myself before taking the trip, (with photos) but...More

Date of experience: November 2019
5  Thank luvtotravel2006
Reviewed 1 week ago

This Wadi is really the nicest one! You need a long hike to get there. It's not easy but if you reach it ... really so nice. It's best tho have some watershoes if you want to swim to the cave and waterfall. And that's...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank stevenenhilde
Reviewed 1 week ago

About 90 mins south of Muscat on major highways, this wadi gives you a small taste of the wonders of Oman. 1 Rial boat ride to north side, (otherwise free) then hike the 45 mins up the canyon in amazing beauty to the lake. Finally...More

Date of experience: November 2019
1  Thank gsx1990
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Awesome 30-40minute hike up the wadi to a beautiful oasis! Definitely need a base level of fitness to get to the water as you’re walking over boulders! The swim to the secret cave is great & shoes are preferable due to a number of pebbles...More

Date of experience: November 2019
Thank 863kylev
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

When we arrived at Wadi Shab, it looked quite different from the photos. The boatman told us that that we will reach the wadi after a long walk. We have to walk past several huge stone structures, there are ups & downs on the way....More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Zeyneppppppp
7 October 2019|
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Response from RossBlake | Reviewed this property |
Yes, easily. The "hike" itself is not very difficult. There will be spots where it may be slippery, but overall a child could do it. It is 45 minutes walking for an adult to the waterholes, however, so it's more about how... More
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alpha_riding
19 May 2019|
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Response from BAHNASY1 | Reviewed this property |
It’s a wonderful place, I been there in February during the nice weather, I don’t know how’s it will be in June, You will definitely enjoy the pure nature.
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garethp748
10 May 2019|
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Response from Renan B | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I have no idea but last resort, you can cross the river by foot if the water isn't too high. Be careful though. I've seen a group of 4 students doing it. They walked towards the end of the quay and crossed from there... More
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