Al Batinah North

January 21, 2020
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Sohar Souq

Overlooking the Sea of Oman, the new historic Sohar Souq is less than 300 meters north of Sohar Fort. Arabic decorations and exquisite interiors give a shine to the Souq that you can visit whenever you come to Sohar.
January 21, 2020
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Wadi Al Jizzi

Wadi Al Jizzi connects Al Batinah Coast to Al Buraimi, it is one of the oldest passages that crosses the Northern Oman Mountains. It was well known as a mining center for copper production in Oman.
July 10, 2019
Wadi AlHawasnah

Wadi Al Hawasnah

Set between the coastal Wilayat of Al Khabourah and Ibri, Wadi Al Hawasnah impresses with its mix of natural water pools, ancient forts and geological surprises such as mountains of Ophiolite rock.
July 10, 2019
Wadi Hibi

Wadi Hibi

Wadi Hibi is located about 80km from Sohar and meanders between rugged mountains and date palms. Its main attractions are the fort, which has two large courtyards, as well as its many natural water pools.
July 10, 2019
AlKhabourah Castle

Al Khabourah Castle

Facing the sea, Al Khabourah Castle is located 2km north east from the Al Khabourah roundabout. Visitors can explore the former living and storage quarters left and right of the large courtyard, or enjoy the stunning views of the sea and surroundings from the castle walls.
July 10, 2019
Liwa Castle

Liwa Castle

With its sand coloured walls and towering position above the village of Liwa, Liwa Castle is a stunning attraction well worth the visit. Just north of Sohar, Liwa village is set within green palm plantations, making the castle stand out even more.
July 10, 2019
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Sohar Fort

Rather than the usual mud brick colour associated with forts in Oman, the Sohar Fort is completely white. Built during the 13th century, Sohar Fort now houses a small museum in its largest tower but an original 10km long tunnel that served as an escape route in the event of a siege is still intact.