Jebel Shams, Al Hamra

#3 of 7 in Parks in Ad-Dakhiliyah Governorate
Explore Jebel Shams, Oman's highest peak, best known for its grandiose canyon. You can drive up to the top in your personal vehicle (although a four-wheel drive is recommended) or go on an organized guided tour. Enjoy the peaceful atmosphere and panoramic vista of the towering canyon cliffs and scenic mountainous landscape, or brave the "balcony walk," an adrenaline-inducing cliffside trek. Plan to see Jebel Shams and other attractions that appeal to you using our Al Hamra trip itinerary builder .
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  • Totally amazed by the beuty of Oman. I wouldnt recommend for small children as the trail is on a cliff. I have a fear of hights but was able to walk almost the whole trail. Recommend plenty of water a...  more »
  • You will need a 4WD to make the journey but it is worth the investment as the views from the various walks and drives are spectacular. Fill up with fuel at Al Hamra and consider staying at the night n...  more »
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