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Taqah Castle - door

Taqah is a small coastal town 30-minute drive away from Salalah, Dhofar (Oman).

Ayn Jarsis (or Ain Garziz) is a pleasant place for a picnic but don’t forget an insect repellent as both flies and mosquitoes will drive you nuts.

Mughsail beach - West side

Mughsail Beach is one of the most touristic places that we chose for our Khareef 2019 trip.

Khareef 2019 attractions Salalah

Khareef 2019 – our top 10 attractions we enjoyed over our Khareef 2019 trip.

Khareef 2019 attractions Salalah

Khareef 2019 – our top 10 attractions we enjoyed over our Khareef 2019 trip.

There is no better chance to see camels up-close then travelling to Jebel Samhan.

In August 2019, we went to Salalah to experience the famous Khareef season. It lasts for about 3 months. In the coastal part of Dhofar, the weather changes to a constant drizzle that allows wadis to fill up, waterfalls to flow, and all the seasonal flora to go green. Check out the video from our landing approach to Salalah airport. An annual Khareef festival is organised in Salalah to celebrate the monsoon… Read More

The trip to Fazayah beach was one of the Khareef highlights. Must visit.