Strategically located facing the Arabian Sea, the Oman Sea and Arabian Gulf, the Sultanate of Oman boasts of spectacular green landscapes and untouched, lush natural beauty at its finest.
Sharing land borders with the UAE, Saudi Arabia and Yemen, Oman possesses a unique blend of serene deserts, countless beaches with golden sand, Indian summer monsoon rainfalls and verdant vegetation—making it the perfect getaway for tourists coming from neighbouring countries and other parts of the world.
With the heat of the summer season, which officially began on June 21 and will end on September 22, the exciting three-month period makes for the best time to visit Oman and have that perfect getaway. With its pleasant climate, the Sultanate is a haven for tourists wishing to experience fun outdoor activities.
Adventure lovers and eco-tourists can engage in a wide array of exciting activities while basking in Oman’s exceptional nature as well as moderate temperatures in some tourist sites. The visitors can also easily move from one tourist spot to another -- from the Sultanate’s beautiful beaches to high mountains and lively valleys. Omani people’s generosity, hospitality and friendly nature are drawing praises from the visitors as well, with the country’s citizens always ready to welcome their guests with open arms and make them feel special.
Oman is one of those tourist destinations that has something for everyone, thanks to its diverse terrain and recreational activities that appeal to travellers of different age groups and with varied experiences. The coastline of Oman, known for its countless beaches, is ideal for water activities, diving and fishing during summer, while its valleys, mountains and unique terrain serve as the perfect retreat for tourists who are wishing to spend some quiet time in calming natural surroundings and engage in adventures such as climbing, camping and hiking.
An array of fun activities awaits nature lovers, adventurers and eco-tourists in the Sultanate. During this time of the year, visitors can explore the Sultanate’s landmarks while enjoying the peaceful atmosphere and tranquillity of nature. Oman is the best destination to get away from the hustle and bustle of city life and take part in remarkable experiences that revive the body and mind.
The summer season in Oman signals the start of Khareef, or autumn, in Dhofar Governorate. Visitors enjoy Dhofar’s cool weather and stunning green landscape during Khareef when the governorate transforms to offer domestic and foreign tourists alike with a perfect summer getaway thanks to its pleasant and mild climate.
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