We will explore the cliffs of one of the highest mountains of Oman, Jabel Shams and
discover the rugged beauty only a desert can offer.
Minimum Age: 8 Year(s)
A visit to Oman is not complete without trekking at Jabal Shams, one of the most ruggedly beautiful mountains on earth and the best place to cool down from the desert heat of Oman. Jabal Shams is a mountain located in north-eastern Oman, just north of Al Hamra town; and, it is the highest mountain in Oman and part of the Al Hajar mountain range.
Hiking to Jabal Shams is tailored to both beginners and advanced hikers. Hiking through these rocky mountain cliffs and discovering incredible views is one of the most exciting experiences you will ever have in Oman. Come along and meet other adventure seekers and trekkers. The challenge is to conquer the summit and hike back down safely. This will be an experience you will never forget!
Should be physically fit for hiking and swimming at 2000m+ attitude.
Not recommended for people with walking difficulties.
This 1-day hiking tour follows the below itinerary:
• Pick up from hotel in Muscat at 8AM
• Travel two hours to Jabal Shams
• Hike / walk through Jabal Shams
• View the canyon and take pictures
• Drive back to Muscat from Jabal Shams