Wahiba Sands

Wahiba Sands is a vast sand dune filled desert just south of Sur in Central Coastal Oman.

Understand

A desert with sand dunes, up to 100 metres high and 170 km long, stretching south. There are several camps in Wahiba Sands where it is possible to camp and experience the desert, do some camel riding, dune bashing and relaxation. Seeing the sun setting in Wahiba Sands is truly wonderful!

Get around

Do

Look at sand

Sleep

Al Areesh Camp - tourist accommodations in the Wahiba Sands

There are a few tourist resorts in the Wahiba, well worth spending 3 or 4 nights for the full experience.

Splurge

Go next

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