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Amazing Views

Went there while driving to explore around Musandam. You need an SUV because of the dirt road. You... read more

Reviewed 25 November 2015
Mohamed H
A gorgeous view at Khawr Najd

A short ride up the road for a beautiful scenery. Nothing else around though, you would just go for... read more

Reviewed 22 November 2015
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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Reviewed 25 November 2015

Went there while driving to explore around Musandam. You need an SUV because of the dirt road. You exit the road to Sal Al A'la and climb along with the root where you get a fantastic view of the inlet with the fishing boats on...More

Date of experience: November 2015
2  Thank Mohamed H
Reviewed 22 November 2015

A short ride up the road for a beautiful scenery. Nothing else around though, you would just go for this!

Date of experience: November 2015
Thank Tiinuli
Reviewed 16 November 2015

Easy to find, great views from the top of the mountain. The road is paved all the way before the ascend. Then it's just gravel, but good enough even for a small car to drive on it. Although the water is nice and clear, great...More

Date of experience: November 2015
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Reviewed 12 November 2015

After few kilometers from the Khasab airport a dirt road going across a onshore oil well will take you across to a idyllic fishing harbour called Khawr al Najad. This place is flocked by locals and GCC residents who take off in their private boat...More

Date of experience: October 2015
2  Thank stanley r
Reviewed 5 November 2015

The fjords of Khasab are the jewel in the crown that is Oman. It is a place you really must see. It is accessible by road from Muscat but it's a long drive. We flew and had a lovely time there

Date of experience: July 2015
1  Thank JonathanSuch2013
Reviewed 29 October 2015

We camped here for a few nights and really enjoyed the view. A beautiful place, with friendly people to talk to. Not too far from Khasab. I also recommend taking a dolphin boat tour if you can.

Date of experience: November 2014
1  Thank Keven T
Reviewed 29 September 2015

Terrific View from the top of the mountain. Risky road but worth it for the view it offers of the sea between the mountains !!

Date of experience: September 2015
1  Thank Rahul V
Reviewed 23 August 2015

Amazing drive with some stunning views. a must visit when in khasab. It is just 15 km from khasab airport and easily accessible by either salon or suv or 4x4

Date of experience: July 2015
Thank MilindTrivedi
Reviewed 9 July 2015

You need a good 4x4 and a tour-guide (No GPS) to drive those mountains, breathtaking views, unusual bodies of water but be careful driving...

Date of experience: December 2014
1  Thank philmash
Reviewed 21 May 2015

We traveled in four wheeled drive to this lookout over the fjords. The roads are unsealed and fairly rough and so 4WD would be recommended. I would also recommend having a local guide (we had an English speaking guide) as they can give you plenty...More

Date of experience: January 2015
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24 November 2017|
Response from Imran K | Reviewed this property |
Hi Abu_2608. You will definitely need a four wheel drive to visit Khor Najd. The road is unpaved and quite steep for a Yaris. Don't risk taking your car up there.
30 September 2016|
Response from C_Murd0ch |
Hi you dont need to book anything to go there from the Emirates, you can spend all day driving. If your car is not insured for the Gulf then you can pick up a short time insurance package just after crossing the border... More