Oman adventure overview this exceptional trekking holiday in oman, explores the most dramatic sections of the al hajar mountains which run the length of oman s northern coastline, rising above the blue waters of the gulf to a height of 3000 meters. There, the climate is almost perfect for walking and provides relief from the hot plains and coastal area. Our guides will provide guests with a safe trekking experience and ensure a pleasant journey in the forests. Walking and family holidays to oman ke adventure travel. Youll need to book a flight that arrives at least 60 minutes before the start of the trip in order to allow enough time to get. I hope to encourage all travellers to discover this fascinating country, with a list of the top 6 adventures you cant miss. Known as the regions leading mapping specialists and adventure publishers, explorer publishing was invited to.
The trekking in oman tour starts and ends in muscat. This exceptional trekking holiday in oman, explores the most dramatic sections of the al hajar range of. Musandam sea adventure, musandam tourism, musandam trip. Adventure oman is a group of outdoor enthusiasts who love camping, trekking, hiking, snorkeling, photography, offroad driving, rock climbing and other activities of like nature. Explore and trek the lush rainforests around tioman island. The country is home to the largest peak in the arabian peninsula and the secondlargest grand canyon and cave in the world. Theres something refreshing about unassuming and forwardthinking oman. Our package is so engineered so it combines the most variety if not all the adventures we do from rock climbing to canyoning, caving, via ferrata and trekking enriched with culture, heritage and landscape tours. We cover a range of difficulty levels so whether you are just starting out or a seasoned veteran, we have an. On the majority of our trips, our expert staff carries all the supplies and equipment including food for hearty, delicious meals. His english is quite good and he is funny, friendly, very open and reliable. Oman is a laid back and hospitable trekking destination with friendly people, a lovely coastline, wild mountains.
With infinitesimal desert dunes, sandstone forts that seque seamlessly into surrounding sands, wadis filled with turquoise water that feel like magical sanctuaries when you dive into them, and three seas to choose from for coastal escapism, oman adventure holidays are about extremes. This unique trekking guide to the most breathtaking routes in northern oman is essential reading for both experienced and novice hikers. You can wake up rintsje for a phone call to the other side of the world to get a trekking adventure organized. Starting in muscat, omans capital, well head to a campsite in the mountains 2000. Musandam sea adventure offers khasab dhow tours, mountain safari, khasab tours, khasab dhow cruise, trekking trips, fishing trip, dhow tours and dolphin watching tour in khasab at fjord of. How would it feel to get on top of the world, exploring mountains and living an adventure within nature. Oct 06, 2001 rising to 3000 metres and sporting endless walls of limestone cut by wadis and hanging valleys, these mountains were destined to become an adventure trekking paradise. Our oman adventures offer great value for money, featuring top quality service, comfortable accommodation and informative touring options. Jebel shams in the al hajar mountain range is the highest mountain in the country. Unleash the adrenaline junkie in you and be part of trek tours and backpacking trips that will take you to breathtaking landscapes adorned by the gems of nature.
Information portal about adventure tourism trekking, canyoning, climbing and discovery tours in oman. Known as the regions leading mapping specialists and adventure publishers, explorer publishing was invited to work closely with sultanate of oman ministry of tourism to produce and retail oman trekking, a selection of hiking routes to help adventurers discover breathtaking routes across the country. Discover the bustling souks of muscat and camp on the shores of the arabian sea on our oman adventure. It is a boxed set of a 16 pages long pamphlet entitled trekking handbook which contains general trekking info for the country, a. Adventure trekking in oman oman offroad explorer local salesman looking down almost 1,000m spectacular views w4. Useful guide books adventure trekking in oman oman offroad explorer overlooking the ruins looking back to inshirah on the path trekking path to mutrah or riyam c38. Honestly speaking we at nomad tours are of the opinion that oman is not really trekking friendly.
Additionally, we aim to incorporate as many inclusions as possible in the tour cost such as most meals, private vehicles, transfers, excursions and entry fees. A perfect blend of desert dunes and wadi walks or mountain trekking with infinite beach walks makes oman a favorite spot for adventure fanatics. The trekking season is generally from september to may, but the best period is. Canyon adventures and tours is dedicated for adventures in oman from trekking, mountain biking, classical and historical tours, eco friendly tours, team building, canyoning, abseiling, rock. Trekking in oman package will take you out of your office to the best trekking routes in oman, join the adventure with welltrained guides for six days in western al hajar mountains and explore the unseen glory and the beauty of nature from summit trek to ancient tracks with donkeys and crossing to northern side of al hajar mountains. Oman has some of the worlds best walks, hikes, treks and climbs, ranging from famous mountain trails in the western hajar mountains, and the jebel akhdar in. Absolute adventure is a leading provider of adventure activities in the uae and oman. The country is home to the largest peak in the arabian peninsula and the second.
Buy adventure trekking in oman by dale, anne, hadwin, jerry, hanratty, fiona isbn. Explorer and in the trekking guide book adventure trekking in oman or by. Rising to 3000 metres and sporting endless walls of limestone. Oman is a laid back and hospitable trekking destination with friendly people, a lovely coastline, wild mountains and wonderful trekking possibilities. Hiking in oman 2020 7 adventurous hiking trails in oman. Oman trekking guides nizwa 2020 all you need to know. What we mean by that is that any but the shortest treks must be very carefully planned. Check out the new look and enjoy easier access to your favorite features.
Oman provides a lot of opportunities for hikers that range from oneday gentle walking to several days more demanding strenuous but interesting trekking. Walking on old donkey paths, youll discover old villages, walk wadis upstream to have a refreshing bath or up the mountain to have breathtaking views over canyons and valleys. Musandam sea adventure offers khasab dhow tours, mountain safari, khasab tours, khasab dhow cruise, trekking trips, fishing trip, dhow tours and dolphin watching tour in khasab at fjord of sham, enhance your vacation with the top services in musandam with many years of experience. The whole tour is suitable for normal experienced trekkers. Effective now until april 12, book travel with us departing before october 31, 2020 and you can cancel and rebook up to 14 days prior to your departure date. Wilderness trekking in oman comes with the authors related website that updates on the subject. To avoid disappointment, be prepared that this is not a book. We offer a variety of ways that you can experience omans many natural. He uses whats app audio to communicate and you can also call him by whats app be aware that he might be. Oman treks, oman small group tours trekking, walking. Trekking in the uae and oman absolute adventure absolute. Oman is the land of mountains and without any doubt a hiking paradise for the avid adventure seeker. Top 6 adventurous things to do in oman confessions of a nomad.
Well, oman happens to be the land of the mountains which offers all. A superbly illustrated hiking book celebrating more. Each trip is graded on a scale of 15 to help you decide which is right for you. Dec 01, 2001 adventure trekking in oman paperback 1 dec 2001 by anne dale author. Trekking oman offers a lot of opportunities for hikers.
Visit the help center for the latest updates before you book. Book adventure holidays and take a plunge to a different world altogether full of exhilarating activities such as trekking, hiking, backpacking and more. Adventure trekking in oman paperback december 1, 2001 by anne dale author. Oman trekking routes and maps sultanate of oman ministry of tourism muscat, oman. Adventure trekking in oman offroad explorer oman wukan village on the path falaj system wukan.
Oman adventure trekking martin haywards heath the spectacular wadis and canyons of oman are places that will impress all travellers with ke. Oman treks, oman small group tours trekking, walking holidays. The trekking in oman is a trekking tour that takes days taking you through muscat, oman and other destinations in oman. This exceptional trekking holiday in oman, explores the most dramatic sections of the al hajar range of mountains which run the length of omans northern coastline, rising above the blue waters of the gulf to a height of 3000 metres.
Oman trekking guides nizwa 2020 what to know before. Through mountains and valleys reaching the end of wadi ain, where huge waterfalls close the way. General books oman the islamic democratic tradition durham modern middle east and islamic world series by hussein ghubash oct 26, 2008. Absolute adventure offers a variety of treks in the hajar mountains of oman and uae. Oman, the most beautiful of the gulf states, boasts a rugged landscape with a mountain range whose rock formations are both spectacular and of immense geological interest. With infinitesimal desert dunes, sandstone forts that seque seamlessly into surrounding sands, wadis filled with turquoise water. Trekking tours nomad tours oman camping and adventure. There is also a foldout a1 map of the full course available from cordee. Engage with our island trekking tours and immerse yourself fully in nature. Hike, kayak, canyon and explore the mountains, desert, coast and unique culture of oman in one epic adventure. Oman provides a lot of opportunities for hikers that range from oneday gentle walking to. From lost to found on the pacific crest trail hardcover cheryl strayed goodreads author.
Stunning adventure offers and customize a wide variety of tours, treks, hikes, mountaineering expeditions and activities for nepal, tibet and bhutan. Find ideas of itineraries and get in touch with friendly. The balcony walk in the m deep wadi ghul was the early highlight with the swim in the pools of wadi shab a read more great way to finish. Starting amongst the western hajar mountains, we follow rugged trails between picturesque mountain villages, each with its groves of date palms. From there, well go trekking in jabal akhdar, enjoy lunch in a 400year old. The new guide book written by dale and hadwin has been assembled form their own experiences. This is not a book that has been cobbled together from other existing guides. With its cosmopolitan cities, passionate culture and staggering natural beauty, oman is a destination thats difficult to top. May 29, 20 whether seeking to indulge on a gorgeous beach vacation, get involved in a number of unique adventures or discover cultural wonders, the treasures of oman will not disappoint. It comes complete with a trekking handbook, area map, and route cards detailing each trek, how to get there and useful tips.1667 434 265 732 952 841 1580 1500 147 456 1622 1130 1616 753 1193 1357 268 807 1180 729 1207 372 837 458 1191 574 602 341 1139 689 894