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This place is a 5 minute walk from the front area of the palace. I didn't get the chance to visit the inside but an attraction of Muscat which must be seen, I bet it will have a great view from the to as it...More
One of the best thing in Muscat, this fort can offer an amazing view over the city and its promenade. The view is breathtaking and the fort is very well conserved. I went there in the morning but I returned tgere during sunset! wonderful!
The fort is located right behind the Al Alam Palace. We were not allowed to enter as entry is closed to public but we could take a walk along the base. It is situated at the head of a natural deep harbour. It is a...More
The walls of the fort stretch out over one whole section of the mountsins backing up the port city of Muscat. Very interesting to ponder and you can walk/climb up to it. Unfortunately it is presently closed to the public.
Again, I'm not a huge historian but this was a interesting place to visit. It was cheap to visit and surrounded by an interesting town and souq.
Avoid the lunch time just because even in December it was so hot. There are a lot of...More