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Taqah Castle, Salalah

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#3 of 7 in Historic Sites in Dhofar Governorate
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  • The small Taqah Castle, built in the 19th century, was used as a the office and residence of the Wali of Taqah until 1970. The ground floor of the castle has a prison, a reception hall, a guards...  more »
  • The drive to the Castle was fun as I got to drive alongside some camels. The views from the castle on the hill are lovely, and the small museum fort area has some really cool stuff in it. It is a...  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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