Fodor's Expert Review Fort Al-Jalali

Muscat Historic District/Site
Island, Fort Al-Jalali, Muscat, Oman, Africa and Middle East

Sitting on the eastern side of Muscat's old harbour, this fort dates from 1587. It was subsequently captured by Omani forces and gradually expanded and strengthened. There are two watchtowers and a long cannon wall. It can be viewed and photographed, but visits are not allowed.

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Muscat, Masqat  Oman

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