Salalah, The number of visitors to Land of

Frankincense sites in the Governorate of Dhofar during last September

stood at 6980, according to statistics from the Department of

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

Cultural Affairs.

Al Baleed Archaeological Park and Frankincense Land Museum

received 4513 visitors, Samahram Archaeological Site received 1962

visitors, while Wadi Dokka received 266 visitors and Wbar

Archaeological site received 239 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