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Wadi Shab, Sur

4.6
#1 of 51 in Parks in Oman
Hike your way through narrow canyons leading to crystal clear pools and hidden waterfalls at Wadi Shab. Framed within a barren sandstone ravine, this lush oasis features lower pools that provide a source of drinking water, while the higher ones remains popular with swimmers and those seeking pristine scenery. Meander along a sloping trail lined with banana palms, making your way past village ruins and plantations to shimmering pools and a cavernous waterfall. Restrooms are located at the base of the valley. Avoid hiking in the midday heat. Use our Sur trip itinerary builder to add Wadi Shab and other attractions to your Sur vacation plans.
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  • Wadi to discover absolutely, lush vegetation, the different pools are beautiful as well as the waterfall! To see above all!
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  • This should be on the top of the list of “must-see” sights for tourists to Oman - if you can hike boulders and have reasonable balance. It takes about 1.5 hours from Muscat to get there and the roads ...  more »
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