The perfect beach escape in Oman, Salalah is not only a great place to enjoy beachside bliss, but fascinating ocean activities like the ones listed below.
An activity the whole family will love, dolphin watching (October to May) gives you the chance to see these marine mammals in their natural habitat. Such excursions are offered from beach facilities Al Baleed Resort Salalah by Anantara will take you on an unforgettable two-hour cruise to see these playful inhabitants of the deep; you can also see sea turtles on your trip which adds to the fun.
Snorkelling and Diving
For vacationers Salalah, a beach resort properties will often offer access to a water sports center that provides everything you need for snorkeling and diving; this may include PADI Open Water Course training and certification as a diver. You can witness thriving coral and marine life on your snorkelling excursions, and depending on where you go, you can spot squid, crocodiles, manta rays, turtles and more.
Another activity best enjoyed from October to May, fishing in Salalah takes you out to sea to battle the prized fish! A test of skill, patience and strength, this activity can be enjoyed as part of a half- or full-day deep-sea fishing adventure, while hand or trolling is also offered. Your reward will be the chance to catch fish such as sailfish, yellowfin tuna, dorado, king mackerel and trevally.
A more relaxing experience, perfect for a romantic excursion, would be a magical sunset cruise in Salalah. This journey is best enjoyed aboard a traditional boat called a Dhow, sailing towards the horizon and witnessing the sky change color with the setting sun; Some cruises will also serve local snacks and coffee as you experience this awe-inspiring sight as the stars come out to play in the sky.