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Daymaniyat Islands Nature Reserve

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Great Snorkeling Trip

I was doing a lot of research about how to do snorkeling at Daymaniyat Islands as I've seen... read more

Reviewed 8 April 2018
LWB888
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London, United Kingdom
A diamond in the Gulf of Oman!

So we were lucky enough to have a friend with a boat and some camping gear! For only a couple of... read more

Reviewed 3 April 2018
francoisc57
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“whale sharks” (7 reviews)
“white sand” (4 reviews)
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Reviewed 8 April 2018

I was doing a lot of research about how to do snorkeling at Daymaniyat Islands as I've seen stunning photos about it. After hours of research, I found a company website called dimaniyattours.om that offers half day snorkeling trip. I did not want to do...More

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Reviewed 3 April 2018 via mobile

So we were lucky enough to have a friend with a boat and some camping gear! For only a couple of Rial, you buy a permit to sleep/camp on the island! This was a great experience and the kids loved it! We caught some fish...More

1  Thank francoisc57
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Reviewed 6 March 2018 via mobile

A beautiful island that is a nature reserve which is only two hours away from AlMouj Marina. The island features clean beaches with crystal clear water. the island is ideal for a full day of out outdoor activity such as sunbathing, swimming, snorkeling and scuba...More

2  Thank Louai A
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Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

Amazing islands so remote . The white sand is actually grains of coral loads of tropical fish bring snorkels. Swim shoes also a good idea cause grains are hard on the feet . No shad at all no trees even so bring an umbrella ....More

1  Thank lorraine r
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Reviewed 20 January 2018

Beautiful rocky islands not far from Muscat. You can enjoy blue sea and great snorkling in an area with limited access, therefore it's never too crowded. Would be nice also to camp overnight.

1  Thank Tiziana C
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Reviewed 7 December 2017

The coral and sea life were spectacular. The surrounding mountains added to the fun. Take a trip with a good guide. We booked through Viator.

2  Thank T M
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Reviewed 1 November 2017

Went diving at Daymaniyat Islands with Oman Sail out of the Millennium Hotel in Mussanah. Not only a great relaxing base to be - good pools, beach etc - but the dive school was excellent. Friendly instructor (Richard) and crew. Fast boat. My 17 year...More

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Reviewed 29 September 2017 via mobile

The snorkeling was fantastic, and our boat operator dropped anchor in two - three spots. The first place we dropped anchor was deeper, not as many fish, but the size of each coral piece was massive and the varied types were impressive. The second and...More

Thank Shana H
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Reviewed 26 September 2017

Superb clear water and nice beach Be careful not to destroy the turtile nests in this beach we did a group visit to his island for beach cleaning as part of our community service. nice view of under water growths and fishes below in water...More

Thank GNUnshakable
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Reviewed 14 August 2017

Beautiful sand beaches as well as the ideal spot for SCUBA and Snorkeling. As this Island is a nature reserve the Sea Life is fantastic - Coral and tropical fish species..... Hired a private crewed boat from SeaOman . Saw both a pod of Whale...More

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Response from Louai A | Reviewed this property |
I recommend Zahra company which is at AlMouj Marina but it also depends on many combined factors such as: 1- how much time you want so spend 2- how many persons 3- food and beverage 3- your budget But don’t worry there... More
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