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Sumhuram Old City

49 Sumhuram Street, Salalah 211, Oman
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Historical place

Must see and visit if you go Salalah. Recommended for tourist. Historical place to visit and feel... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
LeadingSteps
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Muscat, Oman
Sumhuram Old City

Another interesting place! :)) You can see ruins of this city and river delta. I was lucky because... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Vladka11
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Czech Republic
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  • Average12%
  • Poor1%
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“small museum” (11 reviews)
“sand bar” (3 reviews)
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49 Sumhuram Street, Salalah 211, Oman
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Must see and visit if you go Salalah. Recommended for tourist. Historical place to visit and feel the ancient time.

Thank LeadingSteps
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Another interesting place! :)) You can see ruins of this city and river delta. I was lucky because I saw many camels here. The museum is small but definitely worth a visit.:) Nice walk and I definitely recommend. :))

1  Thank Vladka11
Reviewed 8 September 2017 via mobile

A must visit architects site , ruins of old city BC is under discovery in an amazing place where you'll have the chance to get a beautiful view of the Valley and see peaceful camels drinking from the khor along with Flamingo's . Place is...More

Thank N A
Reviewed 4 September 2017

Wadi meets the sea at this place overlooked by the ancient ruins dating back to BC. The place has unique beauty of its own. Lots of camels and birds around.

Thank Jacob J
Reviewed 25 August 2017 via mobile

History and Archeological aficionados will have a five star treat on this ancient treasure. This is our second visit and we decided to head straight to the beach following the off-road track and my oh my, hundreds of Camel basking in Khor Rori. The experience...More

Thank Cledion T
Reviewed 17 August 2017

About half an hour outside Salalah toward Mirbat in a khor, or inlet. There's a museum nearby that makes for an interesting browse, but not nearly as captivating as Al Baleed. Good for walking, though. When we visited, there was a herd of camels grazing...More

1  Thank English07734
Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

I visited this place during 1 week of July, so the weather wasn't so pleasant. But this place made me so involved that I could walk around in hot to know more. The best part was in one corner I found an little secret door...More

Thank Pinks74
Reviewed 4 July 2017 via mobile

We went to this place with a local guide from the area The place is gated and entry is paid As you get to the area you get first to small building called the archeological museum with some informative information about the area with artifacts...More

1  Thank Mohammed H
Reviewed 19 June 2017

The structure itself is mildly interesting. However, there are great views of a river delta. There are lots of birds and camels. You can see the camels walking along the beach, then headed into the river for a swimand drink. No wonder they are so...More

Thank Daniel V
Reviewed 9 June 2017

Yes it takes some time to get there, and if you're not interested in old "stuff", these ruins and museum may not interest you. I found it fascinating to wander amongst the ruins and imagine what happened there centuries ago. Seeing camels wandering around and...More

Thank Duncan S
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