Wahiba Sands

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  • Address: Wahiba Sands, Ash Sharqiyah, Oman, Nizwa
  • Timings: 24-hrs Details
  • Ticket Price: Free
  • Time Required: 03:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Outdoors, Camp, Desert Safari, Tourist Center, Family And Kids, Adventure, Desert, Sand Dunes

Wahiba Sands is a stretch of gorgeous golden sands and majestic dunes that make for a good adventurous day out. One can also choose to witness the camel races of the tribe living in Wahiba. A 4x4 drive over the dunes will be just the adrenaline punch you require in this castle-dominated country. Stay overnight for a true taste of life in a desert.

  • Camps like Al Raha tourism Cams offer overnight stays in well appointed tents.
  • There are no amenities like petro pumps, groceries etc available for miles from Wahiba Sands.

  • It is best to hire a car to go to Wahiba Sands.

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  • Wahiba Sands Address: Wahiba Sands, Ash Sharqiyah, Oman, Nizwa
  • Wahiba Sands Timing: 24-hrs
  • Wahiba Sands Price: Free
  • Best time to visit Wahiba Sands(preferred time): 04:00 pm - 07:00 pm
  • Time required to visit Wahiba Sands: 03:00 Hrs
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  • 16.5% of people who visit Nizwa include Wahiba Sands in their plan

  • 95% of people start their Wahiba Sands visit around 4 PM - 5 PM

  • People usually take around 3 Hrs to see Wahiba Sands

Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday

People normally also visit Nizwa Souq while planning their trip to Wahiba Sands.

People also prefer to start their day with Wahiba Sands.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures
  • Nice place.

  • By far one of the best camps in wahiba dessert, excellent food, good service, a little expensive but varey good for the middle of the dessert. theres a playstation, billiard table and chilling area for anyone in the camp to use, big rooms with toilet and outdoor and indoor seating area, toilet a little small especially with the family room as its still 1 toilet, but the 1 bedroom tents are excellent and toilet is decent size. Ofcourse every thing is vary modern especially the toilets, the tents are more like rooms decorated from outside to look like tents. Many activities including, bike rentals, dune excursions (dune bashing) room rates include breakfast and dinner buffet.

  • Fantastic meal, superbly cooked bbq and seafood platter done to perfection. I am stuff yet still looking forward to the next meal time! What a find in the sand dunes. If this was Muscat you would not get in without booking well in advance. Oh and the Omani pudding was awesome for those with a sweet tooth. Definitely recommended as is the Desert Night Camp!

  • Desert trip 12/12/12 -14/12/12 First day was ok short night drive seeing only the tail lights of the car in front Slept under the stars Day two drive was a nightmare wondering when it is going to end by day 3 we got the hang of it, came to know that after all we will only get stuck in the sand and a whole lot of guys are there to take us out,it was fun but not for the weak hearted!

  • Whiba Sand is a marvelous golden sand where is the sand hanging the sky and it's very interested place

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