Salalah, The number of visitors to Land of
Frankincense sites in the Governorate of Dhofar and Salut
Archaeological Site in the Wilayat of Buhla in A'Dhakiliya Governorate
during last October stood at 10842, 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 5226 visitors, Samahram Archaeological Site received 3750
visitors while Wadi Dokka received 268 visitors, Wabar archaeological
site received 1414 visitors and Salut Archaeological Site received 184
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