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Over 12,400 visit Land of Frankincense, Salut archaeological sites

6 Feb 2020 By ONA

Place:  Salalah


The number of visitors to Land of Frankincense sites in the Governorate of Dhofar and Salut Archaeological Site in the wilayat of Bahla in Dakhliyah governorate during January stood at 12,492, according to statistics from the Department of Frankincense Land Sites at the Office of His Majesty the Sultan’s Advisor for Cultural Affairs.


Al Baleed Archaeological Park and Frankincense Land Museum received 4,964 visitors, Samahram Archaeological Site received 2,854 visitors while Wadi Dokka received 963 visitors, Wbar archaeological site received 3,421 visitors and Salut Archaeological Site received 290 visitors.


Al Baleed Archaeological Park Samahram, Shasir Area and Wadi Dokka are registered sites on the World Heritage List under the name Land of Frankincense sites.


The Office of His Majesty the Sultan’s Advisor for Cultural Affairs is developing several archaeological sites and providing them with utilities to serve the goals of cultural and archaeological tourism in the Governorate of Dhofar.

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