Do you want to discover the landmarks of Salalah and natural wonders of the countryside in one trip on your stop with a cruise or when you have limited time? - then Takamul Travel has the right trip for you! We start with the visit to the exterior area of Sultan Qaboos Mosque. You will then proceed to Palace al Husn for a photostop at the grand gate and unique clocktower. Then you will visit the traditional al-Haffa market where you can buy the best quality frankincense, perfumes and shawls. The tour will then take you to the vast Salalah´s plantations of coconut and bananas where you can also explore the irrigation system. Then you will leave the city to discover the Ayn Razat spring sourrounded by gardens and rock formations. In Darbat valley you can admire the seasonal waterfall and cascades, limestone rock formations as well as camel herds grazing in the lush vegetation.
Explore the vastness of the desert areas with different shapes of dunes. Experience the adrenalin ride on the dunes with our expert drivers who will get the best performance out of the terrain cars. Then you will climb the dunes yourself dipping your feet in the moving sands. Enjoy the breathtaking views on the sea of sand from the dunes´ peaks while the sun slowly moves to the horizon. Before the sunset, you can take the best pictures of the desert landscape with the sun setting over the dunes. On the way to the desert, you will visit Wadi Dawka, a valley where thousands of precious Frankincense trees grow and give the valued harvest of frankincense drops. From there you will continue on the Frankincense route to the lost city of Ubar whose ruins stand witness to the glorious past when the city served as a center for the incense trade.
A fascinating trip to the karst area of Dhofar Mountains near Salalah. Wadi Darbat, Jabal Samhan viewpoint, Tawi Atayr abyss and Tayq sinkhole and cave, Baobab trees in Wadi Hinae.
Visit the fascinating green Darbat valley, immerse yourself in ancient history in Samharam ruins and find out more about the living style of governor´s family in the times past in Taqah Castle.
Explore the most beautiful places along the coast of Omani Dhofar Governorate, enjoy the swimming on Fazayah beach and admire the Marneef blowholes, cliffs and springs on the foothills of Dhofar Mountains on the western side of Salalah.
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Genuine hiking experience in Dhofar Mountains. You will explore one of the largest sinkholes in the world and descend to a huge cave located in the steep walls of the sinkhole. vantage points. Before reaching the sinkhole you will make stop in Darbat valley where you will be astonished by the green nature, cascades, huge waterfall and also camel herds crossing the azure waters of Darbat river. Then you will proceed higher to the Jabal Qara mountains to reach the impressive, 211 metres deep Tawi Attair (Well of Birds) sinkhole.