In the summer, when sweltering heat envelopes the Middle East, the monsoons sweep across Asia. By the time they reach Oman, they spray a gentle cooling mist across Salalah in Oman's southern Dhofar region. It's known as Al-Khareef season when Salalah, "The Garden City". , is cool, comfortable and lush. Coconut palm trees shade pristine beaches. It's the perfect time to schedule incentive travel, business meetings, conferences, and corporate retreats.
According to the world climate map, summer temperatures range from:
- Salalah, Oman: 23 °C - 29 °C
- Muscat, Oman: 32 °C - 41 °C
- Dubai, United Arab Emirates: 28 °C - 41 °C
Corporate Events in Salalah
In Salalah, you'll experience a variety of team events against a backdrop of mountains, cliffs, waterfalls, and ancient souks. You'll witness the unique phenomenon of blow holes spurting water 98 - 131 feet into the air. Diving, mountaineering, treasure hunts, caving and fishing can all be arranged. Explore historical sites and cultural attractions including the Al-Baleed Archaeological Park, the tomb of the Prophet Job ("El Nabi Ayoub") and Taqah Castle.
Planning Your Visit
Getting to Salalah has never been easier. Fly directly from Toronto or New York on Etihad Airways or Emirates Airlines. Oman Air flies directly to Salalah from Dubai.
Book your flights and make your reservations for hotels, resorts, and meeting venues early. Salalah is popular with companies in the region during Khareef season. If you book on short notice, be prepared to be very flexible with your dates.
The Queen of Sheba traveled to Salalah in search of frankincense. Now your team can experience the enchantment that has beckoned travelers to Salalah for thousands of years.