Oman travel: 5 best places to camp

Lifestyle Tuesday 31/January/2017 17:49 PM
By: Times News Service
Oman travel: 5 best places to camp
  1. Wahiba Sands: Wahiba Sands (or as officially called Al Sharqiyah sands) is one of the places you should not miss visiting while you’re in Oman, as it is one of the most popular destinations for dune bashing, camping, and even sand surfing. And, it’s best visited during this breezy weather to avoid excruciating heat. Location Coordinates: N 21° 26' 15.985"N, 58° 33' 15.7756"E
  2. Wadi Shab: This is the opposite of Al Sharqiyah Sands, as you’ll find wonderful clear water pools for a quick swim, as well as spectacular views of Oman’s nature. The attraction is a hub for both locals and tourists, and can be accessed by saloons, too. Location Coordinates: 22°50'13.72"N, 59°14'34.71" E
  3. Mughsayl: This Dhofari attraction is one of the most beautiful and much-loved place that Salalah offers for its visitors; it’s a hotspot for camping, it has remarkable beach views, a ton of mountain roads, and a breezy weather. Most people enjoy this place during winter or spring. Location Coordinates: 16° 53' 0" N, 53° 47' 0" E
  4. Jabal Shams: Visiting the highest peak in Oman must be on your bucket list. Jabal Shams is a grand landscape located in Al Dakhiliyah, close to Nizwa and Bahla. The place offers a one-of-a-kind weather that’s chilly yet perfect. Location Coordinates: 23°14' 15.2113"N, 57°15'53.581"E
  5. White Beach, Fins: This famous beach is renowned to have a rocky coastal wall, long and captivating sea scenery, and beautiful white sands; it is one of the best locations for snorkelling and diving enthusiast who enjoy marine life.This rocky coastal beach stretch has one of the best spots for snorkelling and diving, and those who enjoy marine life they will feel right at home. What sets this beach apart from others in Oman is its captivating sea scenery accompanied with white sands. Location Coordinates: 22°53'34"N, 59°13'20"E [email protected]