Welcome to Selma Plateau

If you’re feeling brave, and have a good sense of direction and spare petrol, you can ascend to the mountain top at Tiwi, follow the growing network of roads and tracks across the plateau to Jaylah and descend towards Ibra on the other side of the mountains.

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Selma Plateau activities

$415 Multi-day & Extended Tours


DAY 01 SCENIC COASTAL ROAD AND TURTLESYour guide will pick you up at 8:30 AM and you will start by going towards Quriyat, which lies on the east coast at the end of a sandy plain overlooked by the Eastern Hajar Mountains. Near Dibab is Bimah sinkhole with its inviting clear green waters, concrete steps lead down the side making swimming possible. The route continues along the coastline and we’ll stop at Fins with its famous “White Beach” tucked beneath the cliffs, white sandy beaches with incredible turquoise sea. The picture perfect postcard.The journey continues along the coast and through the coastal village of Tiwi. Enter Wadi Tiwi with its blue-green pools of water surrounded by palm trees. Overlooking Qalhat is Bibi Mariam Tomb, standing proudly on top of the hill. Qalhat is one of the oldest town and seaports of Oman. (Closed for archeological searches)Your next stop will be in Sur, another town famous for its trading and still now famous for its Dhow Building Yard. The sheltered lagoon is a perfect picture with all the white houses of Sur in the background and old Dhows floating …or not…in the lagoon.Arrive at Ras Al Hadd in the afternoon where you can relax before dinner and after go for turtle watching. Night at a camp in Ras Al Hadd Turtle Reserve needs to be booked in advance PM or/and AM but it will be paid directly at the Reserve. DAY 02: WADI BANI KHALID AND WAHIBA SANDS Around 8.30 am you will be met by your tour guide and driver who will escort you to the comforts of our 4 wheel drive to embark on a soft adventurous trip to the great desert of Oman. You will drive through small villages and towns before arriving at Wadi Bani Khalid driving through the mountain offering a panoramic view of the beautiful landscape below. You will pass many pretty villages embedded in the mountains. Here the road winds down to the wadi alongside a large, shallow pool fringed with vegetation & ends at a village. We park our vehicles at this point & continue on a short trek to the deep blue pools of the wadi. If you wish you may enjoy a swim in this glorious grace of nature. It is recommended to wear comfortable clothes & walking shoes for this trip.Continue drive to the great desert of Oman Known as the "Wahiba Sands". Soon you will come face to face with theenormous desert and our experienced drivers drive you through the sand dunes to give you a thrill of dune driving.After enjoy sand dunes. Return Muscat.

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