During the summer, from mid-June until mid-September, the khareef (monsoon) arrives from India in the form of persistent daily drizzle. The temperature then drops to a more manageable 25ºC (from the yearly average of 30ºC).
As a result, the grey stubble of Dhofar's jebel is transformed into an oasis of misty pastures shared by grazing cows and camels.
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The Crowne Plaza is, along with the Hilton, one of the top two hotels in Salalah. It has a very...more
Mirbat Beach, Mirbat, Dhofar Region, Salalah, 220, Oman
Satisfaction: Very Good
Good for: Business