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Exploring the Beautiful Hajar Mountains

Situated amidst some of the world most panoramic scenery, sheltered by mighty mountains and surrounded by enchanting turquoise blue ocean; the Hajar Mountain is undoubtedly one of the most beautiful places to visit in the world.

The Magnificient Mountain

Only a few places on earth can comprehend the captivating beauty of the Hajar Mountains. Located between the border of the UAE  and Oman. It is one of the hidden treasures of the middle east, different from the usual desert and dunes that dominate the Arabian countries. The Hajar mountains start in the north, creating the Musandam peninsula. From there, the Northern Hajjar runs southeast, parallel to the coast but also moving gradually farther away as it goes. This destination offers an authentic friendly Arabian experience that is second to none.

Where is it located?

Would you ever imagine that somewhere in the Middle East you can be hiking on the mountain slopes and snorkel deep into the Indian Ocean at the same time? The Hajar Mountains offer a unique combination of Mountainous-Beach destination. Located in northeastern Oman and the eastern United Arab Emirates, the Hajar Mountains are the highest mountain range within the eastern Arabian Peninsula. It is one of the most beautiful places to relax and unwind away from the bustle of the city.

Exploring the Hajar Mountain?

If you fancy a change form the usual deserts and dunes experience in Dubai, the Hajar Mountain is the perfect choice for you. There is nothing as thrilling as tumbling through the Mountains on four wheels rather than on your feet, or booking a sea safari experience so that you can discover the dramatic canyons, limestone or kayaking on the deep bluest water. Spend your day with a rush of excitement as you travel through the wild beauty of Hajar Mountains. 

Take a deep breathe into a new world of adventure, as you explore Oman’s hidden treasure; from the wadis and caves to the abundance of marine life coupled with the incredible Arabian hospitality you will get onboard. This destination is off the radar for most tourist as most people are yet to discover the hidden beauty. Bask in a refreshing and new place for relaxation and you will definitely start saving for your next trip before leaving.

How do you enjoy the Hajar Mountain Experience?

Usually, the tour group that you have booked with will arrange everything you need for your experience. If you are leaving from Dubai, be prepared to leave at 7 am in the morning so as to avoid the long tourist queue the border. 

Dress appropriately for the adventures of the day ahead and pack your beach wears and hiking footwear in an easy to carry bag or backpack. If you are travelling during the summer, the weather will be so warm but during winter is always cold – you will need warm clothes once the sun goes down. You can contact us for your Hajar Mountain experience.

Best time to visit

October to April is the most pleasant time to visit. From May to September, the temperature is hot, but the sea is always stunning as everything is uniquely transformed into emerald green. If you don’t mind the temperature, the summer period will give you the perfect, worthy picture quality.

Ready for that unique Arabian experience? Drop a comment below and we will be glad to assist you with your package! In no time you could be surrounded by magnificent mountains or beautiful Arabian Gulf Sea.

Have you ever visited the Hajar Mountains? Would you like to include it to your next list whenever you are visiting the United Arab Emirates?  Let us know in the comments below.

Aminat Akanbi

I am Aminat Akanbi. I founded Triplisters in 2016 as a passionate and professional travel blogger that love revealing beautiful places on earth. Part friendly, part writer, full African, with a great flair for writing travel content. I love bringing people imagination to how beautiful the world is, with my articles, pictures and video which is my utmost travel guide.



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