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Climbing The Jabal Al Akhdar Mountain Has Become A Must For Adventure Travellers In Oman – The Grand Canyon Of Oman

Jabal al Akhdar is one of Oman’s most renowned hallmarks, and is one of the nation’s top tourist destinations, and is an ideal place to experience the astonishing rugged beauty of Oman.

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History

The Bani Riyam tribe that ruled the area built one of their most ambitious fortresses in Jabal al Akhdar, and you can experience the ruins yourself. Do note however that they are currently under restoration.
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The Bani Riyam tribe that ruled the area built one of their most ambitious fortresses in Jabal al Akhdar, and you can experience the ruins yourself. Do note however that they are currently under restoration.

A Hiker’s Paradise

Jebel Al Akhdar is one of the best places to indulge in some hiking. Even the resorts situated on the mountain range, such as Al Baleed Resort Salalah by Anantara have many hiking experiences to offer.
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Jebel Al Akhdar is one of the best places to indulge in some hiking. Even the resorts situated on the mountain range, such as Al Baleed Resort Salalah by Anantara have many hiking experiences to offer.

The Green Mountain

Jabal Akhdar translates to ‘Green Mountain’, and this is because it is widely utilised for the purpose of agriculture; you can discover pomegranates, grapes, apricots, walnuts, and peaches grown in abundance here.
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Jabal Akhdar translates to ‘Green Mountain’, and this is because it is widely utilised for the purpose of agriculture; you can discover pomegranates, grapes, apricots, walnuts, and peaches grown in abundance here.

Al Falaj Irrigation System

This is one of the top attractions of the Jebel al Akhdar range, and dates back to 500AD so it’s definitely one of the attractions in Salalah you need to see for yourself.
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This is one of the top attractions of the Jebel al Akhdar range, and dates back to 500AD so it’s definitely one of the attractions in Salalah you need to see for yourself.

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