The best tourist places in Salalah

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Energy fortress

Taqah Castle is one of the most famous castles in the Dhofar region of the Sultanate of Oman. This fort was built for the first time as a residential house for the tribal leader Sheikh Ali bin Taman Al-Ma’ashni, who is the grandfather of the mother of Sultan Qaboos, and it is indicated that the fort includes many of Museums and galleries displaying weapons and tools that have been used since ancient times in Oman, and the energy fortress is also known for its distinctive architectural design and valuable ancient contents that can be identified.

Al Hosn Market

Al Husn Souq is considered one of the most famous ancient and beautiful markets in the city of Salalah, where this market has been used as a site for trade for centuries, and this market is spread over several alleys adjacent to the Sultan’s Palace, and contains many products including: colored cotton , Fragrant frankincense, traditional jewelry, ceramic incense burners, spices, and much more that can be bought and sold.

Sultan Qaboos Grand Mosque

The Sultan Qaboos Grand Mosque is considered one of the most famous monuments in Salalah, and the construction of this mosque was completed in 2001, with an area of ​​approximately 416,000 square meters. The mosque was built on a rectangular base, and is located in its four corners four Large minarets each 45 meters high.

Al Baleed Archaeological Park

Al Balid Park is located near the Sea of ​​Oman, near the Al Husn Palace and the famous Al Haffa Market in Salalah. This park has been classified as a UNESCO World Heritage Site, and it is an ancient city whose ruins have become a major attraction for tourists.

gold market

Gold Souq is famous for its commercial shops in the seventies style and its attractive windows, and it is distinguished for its presence in many types of gold, in addition to the presence of many traditional silver stores that manufacture custom jewelry, in addition to the manufacture of rings studded with semi-precious stones, which is famous among Omanis.

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