SULTANATE OF OMAN, MINISTRY OF TOURISM

SULTANATE OF OMAN, MINISTRY OF TOURISM

SULTANATE OF OMAN, MINISTRY OF TOURISM

Friday, 18 December 2015

Glamping - A Luxurious Version Of Camping

The trend of glamping – a luxurious version of camping – has hit Oman



Are you thinking about a different type of accommodation? Wondering what it's like to go camping in Oman?




Many people like to take a break from the hustle and bustle of city life with its pampered lifestyle and go camping to break the routine of their lives.


With its open wide spaces, the Sultanate of Oman is a paradise for outdoor activities. - CLICK TO TWEET


The Sultanate of Oman has a wide range of fascinating accommodation options: from luxurious 5-star beach resorts and boutique hotels to sleeping under the stars in the desert. Oman's diverse landscapes will take your breath away.




Among others, Desert Nights offers sumptuous, en-suite tented cottages dotted through the dunes, along with plenty of opportunities for sand boarding, exploring the desert by 4WD and camel rides. Hud Hud Travels sets up glamorous desert camp sites, complete with plush beds, private chefs and bonfires under the stars. 1000 Nights Camp tempts with an open-air swimming pool and guided stargazing tours. Eco-friendly mountain top camp The View is as tranquil as it is exquisite.




In addition to the camps created for tourists around Oman, visitors are allowed to pitch their own tents. Lovers of the natural environment and outdoor life can choose to camp in some truly remarkable locations. 

The laws of the country impose no restrictions in this respect, so you can camp wherever you like: near wadis, in the mountains, on the beach or in the desert. The only requirement is to show respect for the environment and local people. 

The ideal period for camping is between October and April, but even in the summer pleasant temperatures and astounding views can be found on high ground, such as the Sayq plateau and the peaks of Jabal Shams. 




What's your idea of camping? Would you consider Oman as your next destination?

Please, take a moment to leave a comment below.



Discover more about Oman: www.omantourism.gov.om



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