The wilayat of Ibri in Al Dhahirah Governorate is a treasure trove of natural beauty. Blida, which is located 65 kilometres away from the centre of Ibri is one such attraction. Blida is known for its palm trees, lush shade trees, and the flowing water.
Blida lies among the high mountains, where the picturesque nature and beautiful scenery tells of a deep-rooted heritage. The inherent Omani customs and traditions are still followed by the people living here.
The town brings together houses that tell of art, Omani architecture, and modernity in architecture. It has a developed network of roads and services, electricity and telephone, thus attracting tourists throughout the year. The people living here practice the inherited crafts which they pass on to their next generations.