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Little different then other forts in the area.

There is no signage for this fort. This fort had a nice little courtyard and only one tower. Under... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Ativoo
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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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Worth for an en route stop

The fort makes for an interesting 30 min stop en route giving an impression of the yesteryears of... read more

Reviewed 29 May 2018
Ince13
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1 week ago
“Little different then other forts in the area.”
May 29, 2018
“Worth for an en route stop ”
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

There is no signage for this fort. This fort had a nice little courtyard and only one tower. Under the tower are two rooms. Take the steps up to the tower but watch out for the hole. This is one of the six forts in...More

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Reviewed 29 May 2018 via mobile

The fort makes for an interesting 30 min stop en route giving an impression of the yesteryears of Bedouin life. The Liwa desert doesn’t offer many sightseeing opportunities, nor did I manage to find very much about the history of this fort. The place looks...More

Thank Ince13
Reviewed 4 March 2018

On the pictures it appeared as a big castle, but when you go there, you will realize it is a small fortress - pretty amazing, but not much to see. It is a standalone building, no restaurant or any other tourist supporting facilities.

Thank Danco D
Reviewed 1 December 2017 via mobile

A very small little fort. Al Ain etc have much better examples but one can go and take a quick look. Surrounded by rather delapidated houses and we had small boys throw stones at us. Not worth it.

Thank LennardCatTravel
Reviewed 10 September 2017

We popped into this fort on our way to the Moreeb dunes as we could see this fort from our hotel balcony. The fort is open 24/7 and is free to enter. Not much to see except rooms and a great view from the top....More

Thank Margo P
Reviewed 7 June 2017

Very fast visit, only 10 minutes. I almost crushed a baby just born bird dropped from the nest as we were the only visitors there and many birds went away as soon we step inside. Lucky, we brought him back the Liwa hotel (5 minutes)...More

Thank voyageurautourdumond
Reviewed 30 April 2017

interesting place. You can visit them completely for free. It is open, well maintained, you can climb up the stairs.

Thank Giovanka_W
Reviewed 30 March 2017

on the images was quite big, but in live it is a small fort. Nothing inside, just to see how it is built

Thank Danco D
Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

We've been there following trip advisor and there is actually nothing to see but a very small renovated tower. It take 120 seconds to go inside, take the 3 pictures and go out. Strange.......

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Reviewed 11 February 2017

I found this fort via a UAE Off-Road Book. It was right off E90, down a short road. It appeared to be open all the time, and had some nice views of the dunes. You can just walk inside, and climb up to the top...More

Thank natnoodle11
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