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26 05, 2018

Jabal Shams Via Ferrata

By |2019-06-27T15:21:46+04:00May 26th, 2018|Adventure, Oman, Sport, Via Ferrata|1 Comment

Another famous Via Ferrata in Oman is located at Jabal Shams (Sun’s mountain) at the end of the breathtaking As Sab W6 Balcony Hike. The Path: Jabal Shams Via Ferrata starts just above the As Sab old abandoned village, close to the lake. Most of the route [...]

26 05, 2018

As Sab W6 Balcony hike

By |2019-06-27T15:18:25+04:00May 26th, 2018|Adventure, Hiking, Oman, Sport|2 Comments

As Sab W6 balcony hike (also know as Oman Balcony hike) is yet one of the most scenic and famous hikes of Oman. It is for all levels and kids friendly (with adult companions). I recommend doing Jabel Shams Summit hike if you want a longer and more challenging version [...]

26 05, 2018

Jabel Shams Summit hike

By |2019-06-27T15:15:25+04:00May 26th, 2018|Adventure, Hiking, Oman, Sport|1 Comment

Jabel Shams is the highest mountain in Oman with an altitude of 3,028 m. This hike is also known as W4 route and Rim walk to the summit. The hike is relatively moderate, includes some serious jaw-dropping scenery, strong winds and occasionally subzero temperature with snow. Though the real [...]

13 02, 2018

Caves & Cave Exploring – Speleology

By |2019-02-28T07:46:04+04:00February 13th, 2018|Adventure, Caving|1 Comment

Caves are hollow spaces in the ground formed naturally by the process of weathering of rock over time (sometimes millions of years). These underground hollow spaces change in formation (speleothems) from a place to another based on the geology of the area. Some caves are horizontal while others are [...]

12 09, 2017

Wadi Bani Auf Via Ferrata

By |2019-02-28T07:45:49+04:00September 12th, 2017|Adventure, Oman, Sport, Via Ferrata|0 Comments

This amazing Via Ferrata is located in Wadi Bani Auf in Sultanate Oman, just on top of the famous Snake Canyon Gorge. It is famous for its scenery swaying from one side of the wadi to another, with the beautiful lakes of Snake Canyon ~150m underneath you. The route [...]