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Khasab Castle

Khasab Castle, Khasab 811, Oman
+968 9335 0703
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Amazing castle with Museum

Very nice when you see every rooms of this castle with real size mock persons in the rooms with all... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Ganesan K
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Muscat, Oman
via mobile
Castle or Fort? Fort or Castle? Both two

We arrived by cruise ship to Khasab and it was a short ride into the town. We were quick to find... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
sandra n
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Lemont, Illinois
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good44%
  • Average16%
  • Poor1%
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“gift shop” (7 reviews)
“omani life” (5 reviews)
“worth a visit” (9 reviews)
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Khasab Castle, Khasab 811, Oman
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+968 9335 0703
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"gift shop"
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"omani life"
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"worth a visit"
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"summer house"
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"historical place to visit"
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"boat building"
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"very interesting museum"
in 2 reviews
"history lesson"
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"nooks and crannies"
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"maintained fort"
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"entry fee"
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"per adult"
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"small fort"
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"atana musandam"
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"cruise ship"
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very nice when you see every rooms of this castle with real size mock persons in the rooms with all old materials kept as studio rooms. The central museum was very amazing when see the old articles and things kept inside... 500 Baiza entry fee...camera...More

Thank Ganesan K
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We arrived by cruise ship to Khasab and it was a short ride into the town. We were quick to find not much shopping to do there, that is what I really enjoy. So we then went on to visit Khasab Castle and that saved...More

Thank sandra n
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Reviewed 13 April 2018

A very quick tour as there's not much to see. If you're looking for a bit of time to kill then have a look.

Thank Lolla2708
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Reviewed 13 April 2018 via mobile

This is a very interesting museum with beautiful views across the ocean and snuggled in the mountains. Explaining how life was lived centuries ago. Rooms made up to see how the people would live under this searing heat, how they would cook and care for...More

Thank Brenda H
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Reviewed 8 April 2018

This is a charming and truly beautiful old fort that has been lovingly restored. Apart from being a wonderful little history lesson about the area and culture, it also has wonderful atmosphere. The dark green of the date palms surrounding the fort beautifully offset its...More

Thank 620rahuls
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Reviewed 4 April 2018

Nice little fortress. Gives an impression about the Portuguese time in Oman. The former life is shown etc.

Thank mulder512017
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Reviewed 31 March 2018

You get more than just views from the ramparts for your admission price (500Bs) Informative displays show life in Musandam through the ages. A well maintained fort, well worth a visit. Although it closes at 4pm, they sweep you out at around 3.30pm so give...More

Thank Nilikuku
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Reviewed 12 March 2018

This is one of the best castle I have visited with the amount of detail and information inside. When we arrived we only had 30mins before it was closing. We were told his before we bought our ticket. We thought thats enough time but in...More

Thank Petfilbucks
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Reviewed 25 February 2018 via mobile

If you are in Musandam you should visit this castle. It is small castle. It will not take long period to take around, however you will learn and enjoy the visit. Do you miss to go to gift shop.

Thank Kalsuwaidi
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Reviewed 4 February 2018

Little fort nicely done up with information and museum on local traditions. Well worth the visit. And

Thank walfisch
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Lupin100
30 January 2017|
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Response from charliechair | Reviewed this property |
The walk from the port to the castle is completely flat and easy.
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