Experience the jewels of the Eastern Hajar, Wadi Shab, Bimmah sinkhole and Ras Al Jinz. Located in the Al Sharqiyah Region, Wadi Shab is one of Oman's most popular Wadis.
What you’re going to do
Our experienced guide will take you on a 3km journey of trekking, swimming and even a short boat to reach the magnificent Wadi Shab. Those who are brave enough can swim through the cut between two rocks into the cave to see the waterfall. The next stop is Ras Al Hadd to watch sunset before setting up camp within Sama Ras Al Jinz Resort. After dark, visit the turtle reserve in search of nesting green turtles.
Depart - Day 1 @ 7/8 am | Return - Day 2 @ 2 pm
Day 1 The pick up will be between 7-8 am depending on which hotel you stay in. Drive 2 hours to Wadi Shab, spend 3 hours hiking, swimming and bouldering. Enjoy a packed lunch and then drive 45 minutes to the fishing village of Sur to explore on foot. From here, you will drive 45 minutes furher to Ras Al Hadd beach, relax and take an optional swim as the sun goes down. From here, the group will drive to the nearby Sama Ras Al Jinz resort and set up your tent. Have dinner and then depart for Ras Al Jinz Turtle reserve at dark - those who are lucky will see the green turtles nesting.
Day 2 Leisurely breakfast and depart for Bimmah sinkhole. Drive 1 hour 45 minutes to Bimmah sinkhole. Stop for a photo and an optional swim before driving 1 hour 45 minutes back to Muscat. Estimated arrival time to Muscat is 2 pm.
Group/Mixed Tour - Mondays Group/Private Tours - Wednesdays & Fridays
Packing list: The Essentials: Training shoes or converse suitable for canyoning, canyoning gear (such as dryfit clothing, shorts for men and leggings for ladies), waterproof mobile phone case, spare clothes and sandals to change into) Nice to Have: Waterproof Camera / GoPro
Notes: - 1 tent per person or pay extra fee to stay in a room at Sama Resort
Health & Wellness
Experienced guiding team
Packed lunch, dinner and breakfast plus snacks and bottled water
Safety equipment (harnesses, helmets and life jackets) and drybags for you to carry personal items