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Bahla Fort

Oasis of Bahla, Nizwa 611, Oman
+968 9723 8609
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Oasis of Bahla, Nizwa 611, Oman
+968 9723 8609
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Reviewed yesterday

This is not a well-developed tourist site with amenities all around, but that's part of what makes it such a gem. If you want to get some idea of the glory of old Oman, you should definitely take the time to visit Bahla Fort. It...More

Thank MoseyOn
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

I was not sure its a right choice to go long way to see this fort or not.But When I get there I found it was the right thing.The fort was really really old and wonderfull.It has lots of anazing corner.It was a very strange...More

Thank Sahar B
Reviewed 10 September 2017

Very big fort. Lots of rooms, but nothing is left beside the walls. Ample free parking outside, if you are on that road you cannot miss it. Around the fort there are still lots of defensive, smaller walls.

Thank leprotto1961
Reviewed 6 September 2017

If you want to visit the "mother of all Omani Forts", you will find it not far from Bahla and Nizwa. I visited in August, so it was very hot and you need a good physical condition to tour the really impressive , carefully restored...More

1  Thank HartGraz
Reviewed 2 July 2017

We based ourselves in Bahla for visiting Al Hoota caves and driving to the mountains for visiting Ghul village. Bahla is pleasant enough stopover with this nice fort which is sadly not illuminated at night.

Thank GoranWembley
Reviewed 21 June 2017

A historical place with lots of hidden secretes! Some said it was a place for Jinns , some said it's more than 4000 years old, some said a new anxious city is found under this Fort but whatever others say differs from what you feel...More

Thank ShahrzadSHIN
Reviewed 3 June 2017

An entrance fee of 500bz/person we paid in the gate. There are lot of rooms to explore. Seems very old, it is believed that its around 800 years old. The construction of this fort before 800 years is really remarkable. Can be renovated for more...More

Thank vivek v
Reviewed 23 May 2017

A lot of homework for this fort to make it better and well prepared as a tourist destination. Front staff, I had a problem in communication even just small explanation or short story about this fort. Also, this place has lack of facilities such as...More

Thank fery12022000
Reviewed 9 May 2017

This is oldest fort in Oman- over 800 years old. Restoration is not complete. No labeling or audio so we did not know what rooms were used for. It was big and nice and it helped that we had been to other forts and had...More

Thank jackjump
Reviewed 29 April 2017

Nicely renovated, fairly large fort complex in Bahla. No furniture or decoration, but many rooms to explore. Some rooms house bats, don’t get scared when you startle them. The tower features nice views of the area, too.

Thank JG-Bayern
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4 October 2015|
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Response from SUBHANKAR B | Reviewed this property |
Weekdays & Saturdays from 09:00 AM to 04:00 PM On fridays it is upto 11 AM only.