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3 Dec 2016
“Good guide!”
15 Jan 2017
“Well Maintained”
5 KM West of Barka, Barka 320, Oman
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Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

Its a small fort but well maintained and kept in. It was so nice to visit and all the place inside the fort have explainatory notes and very easy to understand.

Thank Subin94317
Reviewed 3 December 2016

This small fort is very well equipped with furniture etc. Local guide took time for us and showed us around with very interesting explanation. Worth visiting!

Thank MatjazZ1
Reviewed 30 October 2016

famous tourist spot. Better to visit during winter time.beautiful location.well maintained heritage site

Thank sunseb
Reviewed 24 April 2016 via mobile

With excellent explanatory boards and free to enter. We were looking round the (interesting) fish market and spotted it was open. Well worth a trip.

Thank WilsonEwelme
Reviewed 24 February 2016

Barka was written up as a sea-side town. So is Grimsby but I wouldn't go out of my way. Apart from the fort it's a grubby little town. The fort is well restored, free to enter and well explained but in a country littered with...More

Thank Balgownie
Reviewed 26 May 2014

A fully restored and refurbished country house that provided a fully secure area for the Imam and his family at the time. The tour provides good information on how the family lived and how the building was secured, secret exits, boiling oil use, separate jails...More

1  Thank jrandsk
Reviewed 1 January 2014

Barka castle is a major landmark on the Batinah Coast, It is located only a few hundred meters from the shore of the Gulf of Oman.The castle is free to enter and there is no charge for taking photographs too.Lots of information boards both in...More

8  Thank Arun-Tina
Reviewed 1 December 2013

This place is closed and you can click a few pictures from outside. After looking a lot on the internet for information about this place, I found some, but couldnt find my way to the place on my last trip to Barka. However this time,...More

1  Thank alanjoro
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