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Oasis of Bahla, Nizwa 611, Oman
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All reviewsunesco siteunder restorationopening hoursentrance feeample free parkingreal senseaudio guideacross the roadevery turnvarious partskeep an eyemud brickworth the tripjebel shamsbatsbahlainformation
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Oman forts have one thing in common, the maintenance. You will find them clean and well maintained. Bahla fort is also properly maintained. Its on the Bahla main road. And if you need the guide is also available. not very big and people of all...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We used the audio for this visit and it gave good and concise information about each room. It was a hot day and even quite warm in the building but I reckon this is one of the best of Oman's many forts

Thank tav_mind
Reviewed 24 May 2018 via mobile

This fort is very well preserved and impressive. There are numerous of room to explore and If you climb his walls you will get a nice panoramic view.

Thank rapha_lb65
Reviewed 24 May 2018

Huge, impressive Bhala Fort has been painstakingly restored. It’s a nice pit stop visit as you drive up to Jebel Shams.

Thank newtella
Reviewed 14 May 2018 via mobile

Allow at least few hours for a visit. It's huge, beautiful and you will want to stay there to enjoy views. Take notes and read about history before driving there as there is little info available at the fort, however, it's still under restoration. Highly...More

Thank MildaLeo
Reviewed 3 May 2018

This is an UNESCO site definitely worth a visit. I give the point to some reviewers on the fact that you dont get a lot of information about the place, but there is definitely a lot to explore. I found this fort more impressive that...More

Thank Pedro P
Reviewed 3 May 2018 via mobile

A two hour drive South through the dessert will take you to the UNESCO listed Bahla Fort. Very cheap entrance fee will take you inside this Ibadi masterpiece. Due to its location it is very quiet and peaceful. The fort should take around a steady...More

Thank Richard B
Reviewed 24 April 2018 via mobile

This was our last stop for the day and on reflection, I wish we had more time to wander around the fort and it really is quite impressive. Whilst we had the history with Nizwa Fort, we had sheer scale with Bahla Fort. So many...More

Thank Debra H
Reviewed 22 April 2018

you get some more feeling of this country, a must to do if you are driving there - brief stop and visit - quiet enough to be impressed

Thank juergen p
Reviewed 19 April 2018 via mobile

What a contrast to Jabreen Castle. No info on any background or plaques in the rooms. Hot, dusty, limited amount to offer. It’s cheap at 1 Rial for 2

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Nurak8
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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.
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