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Jabal Qiwi, Wadi Khabb al Shamsi

Dibba Port, Musandam

Completion of this in the time allowed will qualify you for Stairway to Heaven.

Jabal Qiwi starts at the top of Wadi Bih and continues along a trail where you will have spectacular views of the Hajjar mountains and the Arabian Gulf.
 

Requirements to participate in this trek:

• • You need to be fit for this trek! It will be around 5-6 hours

• Carry at least 5 liters of water.

• You must have proper hiking boots and a backpack with a waist strap.
 

EXACT TIMINGS:

Since we will be camping, we need to be in Dibba the night before. Leave UAE/Dubai/AbuDhabi by 6 pm THURSDAY . Cross border and meet at 9 pm at the Golden Tulip for the group to arrive. 9 pm, we will head up to campsite for the night.

5 am: FRIDAY MORNING

Camping at the Adventure Center.

Wake up, eat, and start hiking. We will be done by 3 pm, and then head back direct to UAE, home by around 7 pm.

This hike will be in Dibba, Oman. Its technically an enclave of Oman. You don't need to be stamped, but you DO need permission to cross into this 'area' If you are a tourist, you don't need it. If you are a resident you MUST have that permission to participate. You need to send a copy of your passport and residence visa 2 weeks ahead of time - that permission MUST happen at least 2 weeks in advance to ensure that you are processed.

Therefore we need to close registration of this hike 2 weeks in advance.

The Wadi Bih midnight hike will take place on Friday night/Saturday morning.

You must have your actual passport and not a photocopy to cross the checkpoint. Your passport will not be stamped, but it will be checked. If you have a Tourist Visa, you will not need special permission to cross.
 

Cost:

1200 DH

The fees include all camping gear, dinner, breakfast and lunch and border pass.

Members price: Members get this trek at 200 dh discount (operated by Absolute Adventure)

There must be at least 1 payment made 2 weeks in advance to keep this on the calendar. Unpaid RSVP's are not commitments until paid.

You can RSVP by paying a 50 dollar deposit, OR by paying in full.