Jabal Shams the Mountain of the Sun

Oman Grand Canyon Jabal Shams Jabal Shams Misfat Albreen,Jaba Shams Jabal Shams wadi alnakhar
Traditional Nizwa  Souck
Explore the Highest Peak in the Arabian Peninsula Rising to an Altitude of 3,009 M above Sea Level
The old village Misfat al Abriyyin
Oman Grand Canyon


Main Route     

Muscat – Nizwa – Alhamra – Misfat al Abriyyin–Jabal Shams –Muscat


The Day Tour Include
Nizwa Town  -the Traditional Nizwa  Souck .
Beautiful old village Misfat al Abriyyin ,this village is Perched on the Side of a Mountain where narrow ancient stone pathways lead you into the valley below .
Wadi Ghul  the bottom of Wadi  Nakhar , there we will stop for Coffee and Dates with the Local people of ALNAKHAR village and enjoy viewing the Goat Hair Carpets Being Woven.
Continue Driving  up the Mountains to the Peak of JABAL SHAMS –( the Mountain of the Sun ), which is the highest peak of the JABAL Al AKHDAR Mountain Range, Soaring 3,009 Meters above Sea level .
 Oman Grand Canyon.


Route Map
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Tour Availability
Daily /7 Days


Time from                                          08.00 AM- 0530 PM 
Distance in KM                                    approximately 500 km 
Cost for the Tour                                 150 Omani Rial (
RO1 = US$2.6) / private car
Minimum pax                                      1-3
(Extra Person Children from 1 to 12 Free / UP 12 Years  7 Omani Rial )


Price include
Hotel pickup and drop-off or any place in Muscat
Travel by a Private  4WD with Experienced Local Guide.
Water & refreshments
 Lunch-Local Restaurant


Additional info
Comfortable light clothing - walking shoes suitable for most of the year, sweaters or jackets may be needed for the winter months, especially in the evenings. Good quality Sunglasses are advised, Hats and some protection for the head are advisable when in direct sunlight, Oman has conservative dress traditions, Swimwear must be confined to the beach and hotel pools, Men and women should ensure shoulders and knees are covered when in public, especially in souks, shops/malls and villages, head scarf for women in the grand mosque visit


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