Don’t miss these things to do around Salalah Oman!

Don’t miss these things to do around Salalah Oman!


If you’re looking for something to do
near Salalah, Oman, here are some ideas! Just east of Salalah about a 25 minute drive away you’ll find the town of Taqah. It has a gorgeous beach lined by a beautiful cliff where you can take some really nice photos. You’ll also find Taqah castle, built in the 19th century which is a really nice place to visit. Wadi Darbat. This is the most popular Wadi near Salalah. Driving through the desert, you’ll suddenly find yourself surrounded
by lush greens and lots of beautiful little waterfalls made up of some of the
clearest water you’ll ever see. Boabad Trees. Climbing up to some baobab trees. Slightly further east of Taqah, as you head further inland you will find Baobab
trees like this one, growing on the slopes. With their special appearance
because their often very wide trunk, they make for a really interesting sight. From the Baobab trees you can continue
to drive up further inland and as you gain altitude you will see the vegetation
increase. You can then take a turn off to go and see Jebel Samhan. This mountain
is the highest peak in the southeast of Oman. At 2100 meters high it is part of a
plateau edged by a vertical cliff that stretches more than 60 kilometres.
You can easily drive to this point to take in the views of this mighty mountain overlooking the
coastline of the southeast of Oman. This waterpark is a wonderful oasis of fresh water and lots of slides to enjoy. It is really well maintained and will give you and your kids a very nice cool down from the summary warmth that often surrounds Salalah. If you are more of the adventurous type
you can go to Fazayah Bay and jump off with a paraglider to really take in the
spectacular cliffs of this Bay. Or you can drive down directly to one of
the three beaches lining the Bay and go for a refreshing swim. Of course Fazayah Bay is not the only
Beach to visit. The whole coastline near Salalah has many great beaches to enjoy! And those are my highlights of the
surroundings of Salalah. If you’d like more info, please leave me a comment and I’ll get back to you. And make sure to subscribe and like the video to see more
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