Tour of Oman
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Canyoning will usually
include some abseiling, scrambling over and around rocks. Some
of the wadis might even have pools you have to wade or swim
through. There are small 20 mtr drops to long hundred metre
multi - pitch drops or you could even free abseil into the Majlis
Al Jinn Cave.
The Snake Gorge
walk actually entails three kilometres of walking, wading
through pools, swimming, and scrambling over boulders in
the gorge between two cliffs, to eventually come out at Al-Zamman.
Several pools and small waterfalls are crossed during the
walk, including one pool that flows into a pitch-black 30-metre-long
cave. The only light in this cave is that coming from the
mouth of the cave. Indeed, the whole journey is both a physical
and a mental challenge and thus, should not be taken lightly.
It's like a roller coaster ride, or like white water rafting — without
the raft. One will never know what to expect. Once the walk
is completed, one feels a sense of achievement. Physical
fitness does not have to be a prerequisite for crossing the
Canyoning - Snake Gorge (Min 4 x persons - Full
Day) - 100 OMR per person