Directions - Al Koud 3

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Meeting point: Al Khoud 3

Directions: From the Qurum direction head towards Seeb on the old highway and after passing the Airport, take the slip road right for Nizwa to the MAM roundabout which takes you onto the main highway to Nizwa. Continue on the main Nizwa highway passing two petrol stations and Omantel building on your right, turn right at the large Interchange which goes onto Sultan Qaboos University (SQU) and Al-Khoud, continue right off the slip road heading for Al-Khoud, passing some buildings and petrol station to your left then SQU to your right, continue on this road for about 3.5 kms, until reaching the Seeb to Al-Khoud road, turn left at the new roundabout and head for Al-Khoud, crossing over the Muscat Expressway on up to the hill to the Jebel cutting, at the top of the hill there is some waste ground to your left opposite a childrenís playground this where we will park up.

Alternative route from Qurum or Naseem is on the Muscat Expressway, turn off at the Al-Khuwd (thatís how its spelt on the signboard) junction which like others is a double type junction so follow the directions to Al-Khuwd Village not Al-Khuwd.

It is approx. 30 mins drive from Qurum.

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