Musandam Peninsula Snorkeling

The 2nd most popular snorkel dive spot in Oman.

Facebook Pinterest Twitter Email

In the northwestern part of Oman, the snorkeling off the Musandam Peninsula is known for reefs of stony coral and soft coral. Located in the Arabian Sea, this region is the home of the Fjords Of Arabia. One of the more popular snorkeling dive sites is the boat-accessed Telegraph Island. While snorkeling off the peninsula, you may encounter nurse sharks, sunfish, barracuda and stingrays.

To reach the snorkeling in Oman by air, fly into Muscat International Airport (MCT).

Overall, Musandam Peninsula is the 2nd most popular snorkel dive spot of all 2 snorkeling dives in Oman.


Local Contact(s):  Oman Tourism +968 80077799

Recommended Book:  "The Ultimate Snorkeling Book" from Wes Burgess

Best Season:  Nov.-Jan.

Base Camp:  Oman Dive Center Resort, Medinat Sultan Qaboos

Luxury Loding:  Six Senses Zighny Bay

Article Source:   Best Musandam Peninsula Snorkeling Review

GPS:  26.19565, 56.342426

Date Published:  12/25/2011

Date Updated:  6/28/2016

ID:  24872

© 1997-2019 · SNORKELINGDIVES.COM All Rights Reserved.


Our one-step registration gives you instant, unlimited access to all of our printable snorkeling guides worldwide.

For snorkeling at Musandam Peninsula in Oman, our printable snorkeling dive guides offers dive descriptions, maps, lodging suggestions, driving directions, levels of difficulty and points-of-contact.