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Taqah Castle, Salalah

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#3 of 8 in Historic Sites in Dhofar Governorate
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  • a very beautifully preserved castle, in the bedroom there is still the old four-poster bed, from above you have a beautiful view to the beach. In the courtyard, a palm tree provides shade a small incense tree is present. The fortress was inhabited until 1984.
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  • Taqah Castle was once the residence of a tribal leader, Sheikh Ali bin Taman Al Ma'shani, built in the 19th century. In the buidings were rooms displaing old weapons, pottery and numerous other exhibi...  more »
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  • Very nice historical place. I liked it very much. It showcase all the household items which were used in the past. Its a small cozy place where you can witness the glory of old Omani culture.
  • The smallest, but most interesting castle we have visited on our trip thru Oman. Nice staff and the rooms are decorated with things from daily life to make it an authentic place. We even got free entry on Christmas Eve. Totally recommended to go there!
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