Salalah: Wadi Derbat, Jabal Samhan, & Sink Hole Private Tour

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Explore the enchanting landscapes of east Salalah on this private tour to the Wadi Derbat waterfalls, the summit of Jabal Samhan, the Sink Hole, and the coastal village of Taqah.

Highlights

  • Enjoy waterfalls, lush greenery, and mountain scenery at the Wadi Derbat
  • Soak up some sun in the coastal village of Taqah and see the Taqah Castle
  • Feel the thrill of visiting Taiq Cave at the edge of a massive sinkhole
  • Let views from the summit of f Jabal Samhan take your breath away
  • Enjoy the convenience of transfers from select hotels in Salalah

Description

Uncover the historical and natural treasures of East Salalah on this private tour. Start with pickup from select hotels in Salalah and relax on the comfortable transfer through the scenic Oman countryside to Taqah Castle. Hear facinating stories as you capture pictures of the towers of this imposing fortress before heading on to the Wadi Derba, a valley that is surrounded by rugged mountains and dotted with freshwater springs, creating a refreshing oasis in the desert. Admire the beauty of its seasonal waterfalls, as the water flows through the valley, it collects in tranquil lakes and pools, creating serene spots. Take in dense groves of frankincense trees, coconut palms and have the chance to spot a heron or even a kingfisher. Head to Taiq Cave which sits at the edge to once of the largest sinkhole's on the planet spanning 100 meters wide and 211 meters deep. Continue to the village of Taqah which has a long sandy beach and turquoise waters. Visit Samhan Mountain for sweeping views that stretch to the city of Salalah and the Arabian Sea. Soak up the countryside's unique beauty in this spot that is scattered with baobab trees, before returning to your pickup point.

Includes

Pickup and drop-off at select hotels in Salalah Air-conditioned vehicle English-speaking guide Water and soft drinks Local tea and coffee Bait Kofan House entry fees

Important Information

  • Swimming in the Wadi Darbat is not permitted.

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Cancel up to 24 hours in advance for a full refund

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