Statistics on Visitors of Al Baleed and Samahram Sites

Salalah, The number of visitors to Land of

Frankincense sites in the Governorate of Dhofar during May 2019 stood

at 3125, according to statistics from the Department of Frankincense

Land Sites at His Majesty the Sultan’s Advisor’s Office for Cultural


Al Baleed Archaeological Park and Frankincense Land Museum

received 1725 visitors, Samahram Archaeological Site received 1195

visitors while Wadi Dokka received 112 visitors and Wbar rchaeological

site received 93 visitors.

Al Baleed Archaeological Park Samahram, “Shasir Area” and Wadi

Dokka are registered sites on the World Heritage List under the name

“Land of Frankincense” sites.

The Office of His Majesty the Sultan’s Advisor for Cultural Affairs is

developing several archaeological sites and providing them with utilities

to serve the goals of cultural and archaeological tourism in the

Governorate of Dhofar.

Source: Oman News Agency