Al Hazm Castle, Ar Rustaq

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  • Al Hazm Castle was one of the most beautiful forts we could explore on our Oman trip. We were the only ones on our visit and could look at everything in peace. The fortress is very well preserved and also offers a lot to discover inside. Especially the cannon tower was very interesting. We thought the many clues and explanations about the story were good. The views of the city and the surrounding countryside are also very beautiful. Without Navi, however, we would not have found it the fort and the parking spaces are very scarce. So far, incomprehensibly few tourists have come here. Admission costs as often 1 OMR. A "must see" in Oman!
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  • This fort is very special due to its collection of cannon of British, Portuguese and even Omani origin. The oldest are from the 16th / 17th centuries and one was even made hundreds of years ago in a l...  more »
  • Excellent place. Well maintain. They provide hand held devices that narrate historic events and importance of the place. There are 2 graves within the castle and many secret passages and artefacts. Must visit place as it is a short hour and half drive from Muscat.
  • Beautiful place to visit with family, kind tourist guides and historical items
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