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2 day adventure

Tour Jebel Akhdar & Taste Omani Shuwa

2 day adventure

Tour Jebel Akhdar & Taste Omani Shuwa

Tour mystical jebel akhdar, stay in cliff house & join making Shuwa dish
Duration
2 days
Activity level
Moderate
Hosted in
English
Includes
Food, Drinks, Accommodation, Transportation
2 day adventure

Tour Jebel Akhdar & Taste Omani Shuwa

2 day adventure

Tour Jebel Akhdar & Taste Omani Shuwa

Tour mystical jebel akhdar, stay in cliff house & join making Shuwa dish
Duration
2 days
Activity level
Moderate
Hosted in
English
Includes
Food, Drinks, Accommodation, Transportation

What you'll do

Jebel Akhdar is situated at the top of the Hajar Mountain range with its center town at Sayq plateau at altitude of 2100m. The plateau offers cool weather, old villages, canyons, terrace plantations. and stunning mountains views . Our journey start by picking you at 7:30 am from your location in Muscat and will head direct to Jebel Akhdar (2.5 hrs drive) . At arrival will do an amazing short trek between 2 villages (Al Sharija-Al Ayn). Will pass through old stone/mud houses, terrace farms of roses, pomegranates, walnuts & grapes farms with stunning cliff views. Will enjoy our lunch in restaurant overlooking the beautiful cliffs. By Mid day will head to Al sugra old cliff village where will check in to The CLIFF guest house hostel. This incredible hostel with its 500 yrs old village is situated in a middle of a mountain disconnected from our modern life with its amazing views around. By evening will start our session for making the Omani "Shuwa" meat. It is delicacy prepared only on special occasions. The meat is marinated with special spices and then wrapped in sacks made of dry banana or palm leaves. These sacks will be buried in underground oven to slowly cook for our next day lunch. In the morning of next day after enjoying locally prepared breakfast, will enjoy another short hike in the village before noon time when will open the "Shuwa" to enjoy a legacy Omani food.

Your itinerary

Your host

Learn more about Nabeel

Nabeel

I'm a passionate traveler and tour guide. I love to out-show my country and to reflect its beauty to our guests. I'm certified by Ministry of Tourism. I use a team of partners to organize all the details of the tour to ensure that you get a unique experience, a combination of adventures , Interaction with community and experiencing the tradition; heritage and the cultures of Sultanate of Oman. In my tour you will get a combination of Adventures and a deep social connection with my society. Oman got spectacular canyons, mountains, springs and sand dunes desert with various diversity. Will have a chance to cross famous canyons with profissional coaches that usually assist me in this adventures. Will have plenty of time where will interact with local life and traditions. Please join me and I promise you unforgettable, pleasant experience

What's included

Food
2 lunches, 1 dinner
Drinks
Water, tea, coffee
Accommodation
1 night in a hostel
Transportation
2 car rides

Where you'll be

Availability

Things to keep in mind

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase.

Communication policy

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Guest requirements

Up to 6 guests ages 18 and up can attend. The activity level for this adventure is moderate. Guest shall bring necessary winter clothing for Jebel Akhdar as temperatures in winter could range from 0 to 10c in December and January. While temperatures…

More tips

Guests can opt for additional activities & adventures provided in the jebel akhdar by third parties such as caving, canyoning, zip-lines, other trekking routes at additional cost. Note that the cost is not included in this package

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Nabeel
2 day adventure
Tour Jebel Akhdar & Taste Omani Shuwa
From $700/person
From $700/person