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  • Excellent26%
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24 Dec 2017
“Small, quiet fort”
15 Apr 2018
“Nothing special”
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Fujairah, United Arab Emirates
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Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

The fort is not really special... it’s located in a relatively good location, close to the main road. Better if you have a SUV; Once you’re out of the highway, the road is rough. The gate to the fort was opened but no people were...More

Thank SergioNero
Reviewed 25 December 2017 via mobile

We reached the place at around 5.30 pm. A small entrance was open but the fort was locked with no sign of any human presence in the surroundings. We were just roaming around assuming that no chance of getting inside. Then suddenly we noticed one...More

Thank Makshum
Reviewed 24 August 2017

This is located away fro the main town with no proper road links, just a rough track. There were no visitors and the Fort was locked, though the grounds were accessible. It is surrounded by palm groves and a village area.

Thank 320globetrotter
Reviewed 10 April 2017

This Fort on the way to Fujairah is a great place to visit, we often take visitors there as it is a bit off the beaten path. The fort has been nicely renovated and the watchman gives a little tour of the fort (do not...More

Thank Mylene_Laurent
Reviewed 5 April 2017

This place is off the beaten path with no improved road to reach it. Its a great little fort but has nothing to offer in the way of historical context. Sad that there is no effort put into this fort to make it a real...More

Thank YBS911
Reviewed 15 March 2017

fort is rather difficult to approach: while following the signs the paved road just disappears - there is a 500-metre drive on gravel once you make it, it is worth it I arrived just before closing. The guard showed me around, explained the features, took...More

2  Thank Gabr_Docker
Reviewed 13 February 2017

My wife and I dropped in on the Al-Bithnah Fort during a drive (in our rented car) from Ajman to the Fujairah area on the east coast of the UAE. It was signposted off the Highway #88 dual carriageway but in the village it seems...More

Thank Richard_Harpum
Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

This is a very nice fort that has been well restored. The caretaker is friendly and knowledgeable. It's a small fort but well worth a visit!

Thank Aaron M
Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

It is on the way to Dibba from Khorfakkan and it is near by Occanic hotel and Khorfakkan beach. We can see one of the old mosque inside. Lot of tourists daily visiting here.

Thank npkpillai
Reviewed 20 December 2016

Its a good experience to visit The Wadi and "Al Bithnah Fort": explains the Rich and strong connection of local Arabic life with nature and all the natural elements as well as Ancient Historical living and connection of Art of living with such a splendid...More

1  Thank ShamA33
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