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Jebel Akhdar

| Al Hajar Mountains Range, Nizwa, Oman
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| Al Hajar Mountains Range, Nizwa, Oman
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lots of interesting villages, great views and exciting mountain climbs and walks. A few great Hotels as well make this a great weekend escape

Thank Con J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a really spectacular area. Desert mountains, gorges, steep ravines, terraced agriculture, remote villages some lived in and some in ruins and stunning views etc. So much to see. The roses growing were quite beautiful in this rugged landscape. The road is modern and...More

Thank PASP123
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Fantastic views, about 10 degrees cooler than the city, great hiking, nice camping. Make new friends (goats) and experience a wonderful part of Oman. You need a 4x4 to enter inside pass the police check points. The roads are steep and winding. Hike at the...More

Thank ReneeDBeau
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The trip to Jebel Akbar is as good as being there. The ascent on the road is thrilling, the views amazing, giving you a completely different perspective of Oman. The view from the top into the canyon is an added bonus. We were driven in...More

Thank J S
Reviewed 22 May 2017

We made a one day stop over and drove to the top of the mountain you must have a 4 x 4 otherwise the Omani police will not allow you to pass. There are rental vehicles in a village leading to the base of the...More

Thank Tonythebedouin
Reviewed 20 May 2017

Visiting the Jebel Khadr is a must if you stay in or near Nizwa. Go at Birkhat Al-Mauz if you do not have a 4wd and you can hire a guide to go up the mountain. One needs a 4wd to go up.

Thank Sebivers
Reviewed 9 May 2017

We began our walk from Aqur to Al Ayn to Ash Shirayjah, about 2 and a half hours. Our guide left us off at Aqur and met us at the last village, thank God! We are seniors so we may be slower. The walk is...More

1  Thank jackjump
Reviewed 7 May 2017

Sorry folks.....while the roses and drive down and all may be spectacular to some, we didn't think it was all that much. Of course we only used a guide to drive to the top for the view down (see our photos). While Jebel Akhdar rises...More

Thank RickMIusa
Reviewed 5 May 2017

The Jebel Akhdar plateau is only accessible via a military road, make sure you bring your vehicle papers, driver’s license and passports (not always required, just in case). Although the road is wide and paved all the way to the plateau, it is restricted to...More

3  Thank JG-Bayern
Reviewed 23 April 2017

Beautiful location, its a must see and a great drive, you will need a four wheel drive vehicle to enter onto the mountain range, the roads are good and paved all the way, just steep, with a lot of bends and twists. Breath taking scenery,...More

1  Thank BillyD6
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Agesh G
Is the road to Jebel Akhdar is always open or is there any restrictions at police checkpoint in time to cross the point ??
26 April 2017|
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Response from Daccache Z | Reviewed this property |
It s always open. It s a normal highway.
Hi! We will visit Jabal Akhdar at the end of December. What are teh daily temperatures ? What about the trekking routes? Have youngot any suggestion and data about the time needed ? Tnx! Filip
3 December 2016|
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Response from amila k | Reviewed this property |
Dear Filip, Am from sri lanka, but working muscat Oman for a year. Also went there one month back. I think details accuracy more enough for you. If u need any further clarification please do not hesitate to contact me.
How about Camping at Jebel Akhdar ? We are couple. Is it safe to stay overnight in tent over there? I checked weather forecast which seems to be fine for camping so I would like to have tips for camping in Jebel Akhdar.
25 November 2016|
Response from amila k | Reviewed this property |
Actually, You send me a PM. Which I've already replied. It's a safe place. But you have to take proper clothes for surviving from low temperature and wind. Better if you can plan and take necessary materials for the camp... More