Al Sawadi attractions

Tower in Al Sawadi


This tiny watchtower, crowning Jebel Add – the rocky promontory on Al Sawadi's largest island – would once have been on alert for potential invaders. Now redundant, it makes a picturesque focus at sunset when the sa…
Beach in Al Sawadi

Al Sawadi Beach

Many Omani families from Muscat head to the twin beaches of Al Sawadi at the weekend, throwing up canopies among the tamarisk trees and barbecuing enough camel and goat to feed an army. It's fun to be part of the pa…