How do you get to Alila Jabal Akhdar from Dubai?
To reach Jabal Al Akhdar from Dubai, the nearest border will be Al-Ain border. From Al Ain Border, you need to drive to Ibri and Bahla via Highway 21 and from there to Birkat Al Mouz (near Nizwa) via Highway 15. It’s approximately 6 hours journey but economical and a memorable road trip.
How high is Alila Jabal Akhdar?
Alila Jabal Akhdar is set in a high mountainous region at 2,000m above sea level, by the edge of cliffs opening out to the ravines and deep gorges.
What is the height of Jabal Akhdar?
9,843′Jebel Akhdar / Elevation
Where is Jabal al Akhdar?
Sultanate of Oman
Al Jabal Al Akhdar (The Green Mountain) is one of the unknown Hill stations of the world. Jabal Akhdar is situated about 150 Kms from Muscat City, capital of Sultanate of Oman and is part of the Al Hajar Mountain Ranges. It is located at 2,300 meters above the sea level having an excellent climate throughout the year.
How do I get to Jabal Akhdar?
The way from Muscat Airport to Jabal Akhdar is through Rusayl, Fanja, Izki and Birkat Al Mouz via Highway 15. The road is good and travel time is somewhere around 3 hours. Travel Advice: Book Rent a Car Online at Muscat Airport via RentalCars. Birkat Al Mouz (near Nizwa) is the gateway to Jabal Akhdar.
Does it snow in Jabal Akhdar?
Some visitors to Jebel Akhdar camped on a plateau to enjoy the scenery. “The snow is fluffy and pure white here, just like in Europe. It snowed the whole night last night.
When was Jabal Akhdar built?
03 November 2013. Boutique Asian hotelier, Alila Hotels & Resorts will expand into Oman in early 2014 with the opening of Alila JabalAkhdar, the first luxury resort development in the stunning mountainous JabalAkhdar region of Oman.
What’s the highest point in Oman?
Jebel Shams is the highest peak in Oman and across the Arabian Gulf. Translated to Mountain of the Sun, Jebel Shams is located in the Western Hajar mountain range, roughly 240km from Muscat.
What are the mountains of Yemen called?
|A terraced side of one of the Haraz Mountains in Al Mahwit Governorate, near Jabal An-Nabi Shu’ayb, the highest peak in the Arabian Peninsula, near Sanaa in Yemen|
|Peak||Jabal An-Nabi Shu’ayb, Yemen|
What should I wear in Jabal Akhdar?
ETIQUETTE As a general courtesy with respect to local customs, it is highly recommended to dress modestly whilst out and about in Oman. We suggest for guests to cover their shoulders and legs (from the knee up), and to avoid form fitting clothing. CLIMATE Al Jabal Al Akhdar is known for its Mediterranean climate.
What is Alila Jabal Akhdar resort in Dubai?
Perched 6,562 feet above sea level, Alila Jabal Akhdar is an ultra-luxurious resort with views of the Al Hajar Mountains. It offers free WiFi along with outdoor and indoor pools, a gym and business facilities.
Where to walk Alila Jabal Akhdar?
Alila Jabal Akhdar . Oman Don’t miss the opportunity to try a slightly more challenging walk that incorporates a section of Via Ferrata (Italian for ‘iron path’). Following a short safety briefing, get into your harness and head to the start point, a short walk just beyond the resort and over the stile.
What are the facilities in the Al Hajar resorts resort?
Featuring luxury villas with private pools, suites with balconies and views of the Al Hajar Mountains, the air-conditioned accommodations will provide you with a flat-screen satellite TV, a mini-bar, tea/coffee facilities and a balcony or terrace. Bathrooms come with a separate bath and shower, luxurious Spa Alila amenities and plush bathrobes.
Why choose Alila Jabal Akhdar?
Experience the blend of ancient Asian healing techniques and age-old beauty recipes made from natural ingredients, and bespoke locally inspired treatments. Alila Jabal Akhdar offers some of the clearest nighttime views of the stars, moon and planets, making it a paradise for celestial enthusiasts and avid stargazers.