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Wahiba Sands

Jalan Bani Buhassan, Oman
+968 9273 5331
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Desert Safari: Wahiba Sands and Wadi Bani Khalid from Muscat
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Private Camel Safari Tour to Oman Wahiba Sands
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Private 4x4 Desert and Wadi Safari - Wahiba and Wadi Bani Khalid
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good20%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“dune bashing” (28 reviews)
“sand dunes” (10 reviews)
“desert camp” (6 reviews)
LOCATION
Jalan Bani Buhassan, Oman
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+968 9273 5331
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"dune bashing"
in 28 reviews
"sand dunes"
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"desert camp"
in 6 reviews
"day trip"
in 7 reviews
"nights camp"
in 5 reviews
"the sun rise"
in 2 reviews
"one night"
in 4 reviews
"off road"
in 2 reviews
"unique experience"
in 3 reviews
"great adventure"
in 2 reviews
"en route"
in 2 reviews
"wadi bani"
in 4 reviews
"camel ride"
in 8 reviews
"desert experience"
in 3 reviews
"real desert"
in 3 reviews
"arabian oryx"
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"sunrise and sunset"
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

A great place to spend a night!! Totally safe (we saw a Scorpio but he was friendly..), camping in the desert was a lifetime experience!

Thank giwman
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Reviewed 1 week ago

ride a real camel up to the dunes and see the sunset with impressive colors and silence, then dinner in beduin main tent, chat with host and guests, then sleep in the most silent place you can find

Thank Claudio R
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you rent 4x4 car you can go down the way to Wahiba Sands on your own. There is kind of hardened road about few kilometers deep into the desert. We stayed one night in privat tent (brought from home) at the roadside among the...More

Thank larapida1
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Vast and impressive red sands. Advise you to choose your desert camp carefully and avoid tourist traps like the Safari Desert Camp (separate review) in order to get a taste of this vast desert.

Thank newtella
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Reviewed May 3, 2018

This desert has incredible dunes and totally worth the trip! The driving in a 4x4 on the sunset into one of the camps was one of the highlights from my trip!

Thank Pedro P
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Reviewed May 2, 2018

was a great, adventure to go through this direst on my way to Maserah island , Water, Petrol and communication is the secret words to survive

Thank Waleed E
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Reviewed April 12, 2018

We went on a day trip from Al Jabal al Akhdar with Zahara Tours that also included Wadi bin Khaild. It was a long day but well worth it, our guide Mikey was so entertaining and flexible, he made the day for us. The sands...More

Thank Gadabouts95
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Reviewed April 11, 2018

You must do this!. Which ever way you choose to sleep or stay you must do any over-night stay in Wahiba Sands. We were based in Muscat with a 4wd hire car, so had organised to save money by sleeping in the back of the...More

Thank Geoff F
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Reviewed April 2, 2018

Sunrise and sunset provide spectacular photo opportunities of this unique desert. A true sea of sand, which is also known as the Sharqiya Sands, it covers 3,860 sq miles and has dunes 320-500 feet high. Nigel de Winser, the project director of a 1985 British...More

Thank CJW913
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Reviewed March 31, 2018

We had a great 4x4 tour through dunes. real fun! Incredible landscape. Very peaceful place. we've seen sunset on the desert and it really looks amazing. Definitely worth it!

Thank Iwona B
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Mariana D
September 18, 2017|
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Response from juergen p | Reviewed this property |
HI Mariana, I was touring and after this self driving with a great tour guide Abdullah Al Hamed - local phone is +968 99887874 I can highly recommend him ! If you mention my name he should do greatest tours with you !
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MMayada
December 22, 2016|
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Response from Mcdutchy | Reviewed this property |
Hi there, I think it would be much easier to rent a 4x4 from muscat, its a 600 km roundtrip to the sands and then onto wadi bani khabir, brilliant swimming and very easy to find, would bother with public busses. Also in... More
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Francis M
December 8, 2016|
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