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Bahla Fort

Oasis of Bahla, Nizwa 611, Oman
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Oasis of Bahla, Nizwa 611, Oman
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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 4 weeks ago

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
Reviewed 19 April 2017

Recently restored, this is probably the largest fort in the area. It is great to wander round, we were there on a Thursday in April and it was very quiet, almost had the place to ourselves. There didn't appear to be an audio guide, and...More

Thank lI0ve2h0liday
Reviewed 12 April 2017

Some years down the line, Bahla Fort is now open. For a few baisa it is possible to spend at least an hour here. Room after room has been meticulously restored and there are enough original doors and items to lend it real authenticity. It...More

Thank MasafiOne
Reviewed 9 April 2017

Still undergoing renovation prior to being opened to the public but a quick stop in the car park gives you a real sense of the time ... With ruins at its base, still to be renovated, worth a stop to check it all out. Our...More

Thank Bradley G
Reviewed 8 April 2017

This was the largest of the three forts we visited on a day trip from Muscat (the others were Nizwa and Jabrin). It appears to have only been recently restored (our guide knew very little about it) and there was a conspicuous lack of signage...More

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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.