Witness the Fjords of Arabia!
Minimum Age: 7 Year(s)
A trip to Oman must include a visit to its northern governate, Musandam, which is known for its incredible natural beauty with rugged mountains and a beautiful coastline. In this tour, travel along the Jabal Harim road, one of the longest roads in Musandam, admiring the stunning coastline of Oman before reaching Jabal Harim, one of Oman’s most beautiful mountains and Musandam’s highest peak.
On this tour, you will explore the region by visiting Bait Al Qufl, which is home to a traditional style of storage structure unique to the Musandam Peninsula, and pass Khor-al-Najid which is one of the scenic areas in all of Oman. While driving, admire the spectacular views of the road ahead as it runs along a narrow ridge before descending towards the Rawdah Bowl, and enjoy stomach-churning views of the deep gorge below! On the way, keep an eye out for the small, traditional Bedouin homes built out of stone and sometimes from caves.
*Should be physically fit for hiking and swimming at 2000m+ altitude.
*Not recommended for people with walking difficulties.
Timing to visit Jabal Harim:
* Half Day: 09.30 AM to 12.30 PM - or - 02.00 PM to 05.00 PM
* Full Day: 10.00 AM to 04.00 PM
Enjoy a mountain safari sharing the 4WD vehicle to Jebel Harim. The drive encompasses spectacular scenic routes through mountain and valleys, reaching a height of 1784 m above sea level with panoramic views. You will visit the centuries-old village of Bait Al Qafl, see old homes, and the lush natural park of Khalidiya with its many acacia trees. Along the way, you can enjoy the beauty from the top of Khor al-Najid, one of the beautiful scenes in Oman. Light refreshments will be offered during the tour.