Top things to do in Tiwi

Natural Feature in Tiwi

Wadi Shab

Aptly named in Arabic as the ‘Gorge Between Cliffs’, Wadi Shab is one of the most lovely destinations in Oman, despite Hwy 17 slung across the entrance. The wadi rewards even the most reluctant walker with turquoise…
Natural Feature in Tiwi

Wadi Tiwi

With its string of emerald pools and thick plantations, Wadi Tiwi almost rivals its neighbour, Wadi Shab, in beauty, especially in spring when the allotments either side of the wadi turn a vivid green. It's known as…
Middle Eastern in Tiwi

Anwaar Tiwi Restaurant

Located on the village's main street at a sharp bend in the road, this small local-style restaurant offers Middle Eastern staples, including mezze and some Indian biryani and dal dishes. Its terrace sits above the r…
Tomb in Tiwi

Bibi Miriam's Tomb

The ruined tomb of Bibi Miriam is about all that remains of the 2nd-century settlement of Qalhat, one of the most ancient sites in Oman. There’s not much left to see, but if you pay the site a visit, you’ll be in ex…
Cafe in Tiwi

Wadi Shab Coffeeshop

A small shack selling snacks offers a shady seating area close to the ferry across Wadi Shab. It makes an ideal place to enjoy a tea or coffee while waiting for the boat to the wadi trail head.