Drive to the foothills of the Jebel Akhdar mountain range. Your first stop will be at the Nizwa Souq, famed for its antiques and silver jewelry. You will then stop briefly for photographs at the Round Tower Fort before continuing the journey. The next visit takes you to Wadi Nakher, located in the depth of Omans deepest canyon, before proceeding to Misfah, a scenic mountain village with original stone dwellings still in existence. While heading for Jebel Shams, you will stop at the terrace farming village of Wadi Ghul and on arrival at the Jebel Akhdar range, Jebel Shams offers you a stunning view, not be missed.
The Grand Canyon of Jebel Shams is the highest canyon of Oman, and third highest in the world with a height of 3009 meters.