Top 10 Things to Do at Anantara Al Jabal Al Akhdar Resort
Discover the wonders of Oman and truly connect with the destination through unique adventures at Anantara Al Jabal Al Akhdar Resort. From jaw dropping views overlooking the canyons to historic tours that uncover ancient traditions and the fascinating culture of the country. The temperate climate is suited to outdoor activities all year round, whether relaxing poolside or exploring the surrounding area.
Here's our top 10 sightseeing and things to do in Jabal Akhdar, Oman.
Admire the vast canyon from a number of great perspectives, only available at our resort. Peer over the infinity pool’s edge, stand where Diana, Princess of Wales once stood, or take in the views from the new glass platform, The Royal Edge.
Practice your asanas atop the scenic lookout of Diana's Viewpoint at the mountaintop sunrise or sunset yoga session. The breathtaking scenery will enhance your mind and spirit as you stretch. Our yoga instructor will guide you through an unforgettable experience.
Take an iconic picture at Diana’s Point. Diana, Princess of Wales visited this site with Prince Charles on a day trip in November 1986. After arriving by helicopter to the untouched site, Charles did some painting of the remarkable scenery while Diana read a book.
Choose a memorable ‘Dining by Design’ lunch or dinner in a striking location. Savour the finest local and global flavours for lunch or dinner in our magnificent Royal Mountain Villa, or the canyon-edge platforms ‘Diana’s Point’ and ‘The Royal Edge’ at sunset or under the stars.
Indulge in luxurious spa therapies that combine the spa wisdom of both East and West in a quiet sanctuary 2,000 metres above sea level. Surrender to the healing powers of local rosewater and pomegranate, leaving your body cleansed and refreshed.
Visit Al Jabal Al Akhdar during our exquisite damask rose season (from end of March till early May), accompanied by an expert Mountain Guru. Meet the locals in their endless rose garden and witness the age-old tradition of rose water making in a fire clay oven.
Head out into the mountains for a scenic retreat with a sumptuous picnic prepared by our chefs. Relax on traditional Arabic seating on a plateau surrounded by Juniper trees and indigenous plants. The bird song is a sweet accompaniment to your cliffside feast.
Seeking the ultimate adrenaline rush? Tackle the Hajar mountain range with a variety of gradual and intermediate climbing routes to challenge your stamina. Alternatively fly through the air in the only zip lines in the mountains of Oman, watching the spectacular scenery below.
Experience an epic evening under the stars while watching a film on a giant screen. Get comfy on our giant bean bags with your loved ones in a setting befitting of royalty. Enjoy refreshments, gourmet popcorn and a speciality dining menu.
Learn to cook aromatic Omani specialties with an expert local chef or discover Anantara’s flavourful roots in Thailand in our Spice Spoons cooking class. Take home new knowledge and tricks to dazzle friends, along with a recipe book and souvenirs.