First water park in Salalah by year-end

Ahmed bin Nasser Hamad al Mahrizi, Minister of Tourism, was welcomed by Muriya’s management team at Hawana Salalah to review the progress at the developer’s upcoming world-class waterpark. Since breaking ground, the first-of-its-kind Hawana Aqua Park is well on its way to being completed by the end of 2017 and is set to become a major attraction for families and tourists visiting the Sultanate.

Promising fun for all ages, the new world-class waterpark will accommodate up to 500 people per day. The wealth of attractions being constructed at the Hawana Aqua Park include thrilling water slides, leisure pools for guests to unwind, a toddlers’ pool, pool-front cabins, sliding swimming pools, wave pools, a main tower and much more. With a total land area exceeding 65,000 square meters, the development will feature a dedicated food court, a retail shopping area, and a large parking area for guests.

The Minister of Tourism, said, “During this visit, we were briefed on the most prominent developments in the construction works of the project, which are expected to be completed by the end of this year. The aqua park is a dynamic addition to the entertainment facilities of Hawana Salalah’s first-class tourism project. The state-of-the-art development highlights the important role ITCs continue to play in attracting investment to Oman, serving as a gateway for domestic and international visitors to enjoy the year-round beauty of the Governorate of Dhofar.”