Geology team discovers two new caves on Jebel Akhdar

31 Mar 2016
POSTED BY Y Magazine

Hidden natural treasures continue to be discovered in the Sultanate, with a team of Omani and German geologists announcing they have found two magnificent new caves on Jebel Akhdar.

Headed by Dr Mohammed bin Hilal al Kindi, chairman of the Omani Geology Society, the first cave, which contains a number of beautiful rock formations and is 30 metres long, was named Khasilat Heel al Diar. The second cave, Khasilat al Rowais, is 100 metres long, and was discovered with the help of a local shepherd.


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