UAE Hiking

WADI NEHAILA

LEVEL
This hike is an easy walk at the base of the Hajar Mountains.
You will walk along the winding wadi and will see a vast (abandoned) village before making your way down to the dam.
Lovely stone houses and dry walls.
 

BACKGROUND

DIRECTIONS AND COORDINATES


1. RAK Airport roundabaout: N25 37' 18.93" - E55 56' 38.66"
2. Khatt Springs Resort and Spa roundabout N25 36' 50.48" E56 00' 24.43"
3. Car Park and Start walk: N 25 40' 12.95" E56 02' 50.78"
4. Village (abandoned): N 25 40' 02.63" E56 03' 03.95"
5. End of hike (return point): N25 39' 29.14" E56 03' 44.53"
This hike was added thanks to Peter Olliff
AT A GLIMPSE
 
Route: Return or Round Trip
Distance: 6km (return) or 15km (round trip)
Duration: 3 hours (return), or 7 hours (round trip)
Grade: easy (return trip), moderate (round trip)
Activities: easy path; if you walk in the wadi (down) there will be quite a lot of boulder hopping; if you follow the path above, it`s more flat