Nestled amidst Oman's breathtaking landscapes, Wadi Shab is a well-kept secret, brimming with natural beauty. It's an absolute must-see in Oman, offering a chance to cool off in the enchanting underground pool of Bimah Sinkhole or meander through the palm-fringed oasis of Wadi Shab, where you can luxuriate in its pristine pools. Book your tickets today and embark on a soul-reviving journey to Oman's most exquisite destination.

Key Highlights

  • Explore Bimah Sinkhole for a chance to witness and take a dip in its captivating aquamarine waters.
  • Take a leisurely walk and enjoy a swim in the enchanting river gorges of Wadi Shab, renowned as one of Oman's most stunning natural wonders.
  • Enjoy delicious lunch surrounded by the scenic beauty of Wadi Shab.
  • Discover the Finns village and its renowned stretches of pristine white sandy beaches.
  • Book your tickets today and indulge in the serenity of Oman.

About Discover The South & Wadi Shab From Muscat

Oman, situated on the Arabian Peninsula, captivates with its diverse landscapes, including desert dunes, rugged mountains, and pristine coastlines. Rich in history and culture, it harmoniously blends ancient traditions with modern development. Oman's warm hospitality, bustling souks, and historical treasures like Nizwa Fort make it a compelling destination for exploration.

Wadi Shab stands out as one of Oman's premier attractions, offering remarkable things to do in Oman. Within its narrow canyon lie clear blue pools and a hidden waterfall inside a cave. This wadi is a true gem in Oman, where fresh mountain waters meet the salty sea, creating unique environmental diversity. The journey begins with a coastal drive to Quriyat, followed by a 1.5-hour drive to Wadi Shab. Afterward, a 45-minute walk leads to the natural pools and the cave. You can enjoy a swim in the crystal-clear waters before a return walk. After spending three hours at Wadi Shab, lunch is served at Wadi Shab Resort. Following lunch, you'll explore the village of Finns and its famous white sand beaches, with a photo opportunity. The coastal route leads to the breathtaking Bimah Sinkhole, where you can also swim in its half-salted waters. Finally, the journey back to Muscat concludes this active nature day in Oman, ending in Shatti Al Qurum.

What are you waiting for? Explore the serene landscapes of Oman's captivating Wadi Shab and soak in the stunning scenery of Bimah Sinkhole and the delightful Finns village.


  • Transportation
  • Lunch with soft drinks
  • Multiple audio commentary in English, French, German, Italian or Spanish.
  • Hotel Pick up and Drop off


  • Personal expenses
  • Anything not mentioned in the inclusions

Insiders' Tips

Bring swimwear and a waterproof bag for your belongings if you plan to swim in the Wadi's pools or explore the cave with the waterfall.

Additional Information

  • The tour starts at 9:00 a.m., with pickups occurring 30–60 minutes before.
  • The total duration is approximately 9 hours.
  • Enjoy a 30% discount for children up to 11.99 years old.
  • Multilingual audio guides are available in Spanish, French, German, Italian, and English.
  • There's a $15 supplement fee for hotel pickups located after the airport.
  • Recommended sports-style attire includes tennis shoes, a swimsuit, a hat, towels, shorts, and a backpack.
  • The walk is lengthy but suitable for all ages, starting at 5 years old.
  • Hotel pickup in Muscat is included in all tours.
  • Dispatch is conducted daily, with pickups scheduled 60–30 minutes before tour departure.
  • Vehicle arrival within the specified time frame is expected, barring unforeseen circumstances like traffic or mishaps.
  • Vehicles will wait for a maximum of 5 minutes at each pickup location to ensure punctuality.
  • Providing local contact details (email or mobile) is encouraged for accurate communication.
  • Smoking is strictly prohibited in all tour vehicles.
  • Always ask for permission before taking photos of local residents.
  • Photographing local women is not allowed.
  • During the holy month of Ramadan, schedules may undergo changes; contact a representative for updates.
  • Meals typically include food only; any beverages (alcoholic or non-alcoholic) are charged separately and paid for on-site. Lunch is provided during specified visits.

Cancellation Policy

A full refund is available if cancelled up to 24 hours before the departure time.

Discover The South & Wadi Shab From Muscat Frequently Asked Questions

Are there swimming opportunities in Wadi Shab?
Absolutely! Wadi Shab offers several pools where you can swim and even a hidden cave with a waterfall inside.
What should I wear and bring for a trip to Wadi Shab?
It's advisable to wear comfortable sporty attire, including tennis shoes, swimwear, a hat, bring towels, shorts, a backpack, and sufficient water.
Are there language options for guided tours in Wadi Shab?
Yes, guided tours often offer audio guides in languages like English, Spanish, French, German, and Italian.
Is smoking allowed during the tour?
No, smoking is strictly prohibited in all tour vehicles.
Can I take photographs of local residents in Wadi Shab?
It's recommended to ask for permission before photographing local residents, and photographing local women is generally not permitted.

Ratings & Reviews

Renata Ploska
Travelled March 2023

Quick and efficient, as usual. Thank you.

Péterffy-Baricska Emese
Travelled March 2023

Correct price, fast confirmation.

Travelled March 2023

Good discount and very easy purchase

Ursula Mansson
Travelled March 2023

Easy booking !

Renata Ploska
Travelled March 2023

Quick and sufficient, as usual. Thank you. Brgds,

Discover The South & Wadi Shab From Muscat

USD 95

Insiders’ Tips

Bring swimwear and a waterproof bag for your belongings if you plan to swim in the Wadi's pools or explore the cave with the waterfall.