Statistics on Visitors of Al Baleed, Samahram Sites

Salalah, The number of visitors to Land of

Frankincense sites in the Governorate of Dhofar during last December

stood at (13,511) tourists, according to statistics from the Department of

Frankincense Land Sites at the Office of His Majesty the Sultan’s

Advisor for Cultural Affairs.

Al Baleed Archaeological Park and Frankincense Land Museum

received (6522) visitors, Samahram Archaeological Site received (4117)

visitors while Wadi Dokka received (1408) visitors and Wbar

Archaeological site received (1464) visitors.

Al Baleed Archaeological Park, Samahram, Wabar 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