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