When we exit old Muscat, we leave the most central part (driving down the mountain road that runs parallel to the coast) you can find the following places of interest:
Qantab (beaches): beautiful beaches where you can find:
- Saraya Bandar Jissah
- Oman Dive Center(pay parking)
- Shangri-La’s Barr Al Jissah Resort (a few areas are restricted)
Yiti (Wadi Aday): with beautiful and peaceful surroundings.
Quriyat: a small town situated 100km from Muscat, one must visit:
- Quriyat Castle: surrounded by Palm trees and banana plantations.
- Wadi Daiykah Dam: (with recreational areas) it’s the biggest dam of Oman it supplies water to Muscat and Quriyat.
Dibab (Wadi Al Arbeieen): from the Dibab, we take an exit and at 15 km we find a beautiful wadi with its characteristical waterfall.
Bimmah Sinkhole this is a connection between subterranean waters from the mountains and the ocean. We can enjoy swimming.