al baleed archaeological park

Visit Salalah’s Al Baleed Archaeological Park – A UNESCO World Heritage Site

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Al Baleed Archaeological Park is an open air Archaeological site across the Arabian Sea and adjacent to Al Husn Palace and renowned Haffa Souq. This site is a UNESCO World Heritage site and a must place to visit in Salalah. Standard opening hours are from 8am to 8pm with a modest entrance charge per car. […]

Wadi Dawkah

Wadi Dawkah – Natural Park of Frankincense Trees near Salalah

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Wadi Dawkah – Natural Park of Frankincense Trees Wadi Dawkah is a natural park of famous Frankincense trees, which is also inscribed in UNESCO World Heritage Site. The wadi in Dhofar region of Oman is a stony, semi desert valley, where the density of frankincense trees spreads across 5 square kilometers.   Wadi Dawkah is a habitat for […]

OLD HOUSES IN MIRBAT

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  Mirbat, a fishing town some 75 kilometers away from Salalah, has beautiful beaches and traditional old houses. Old houses in Mirbat are must to see besides Mirbat Public Park, Beaches, Mirbat Fort, 2 miniature statues of prancing horses, Harbor, Bin Ali’s Mausoleum and Salalah Marriott Resort.   Before the development project at Haffa Beach, Salalah, the old […]