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Nizwa Fort

Nizwa, Oman
+968 9926 6868
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“omani history” (12 reviews)
“round tower” (10 reviews)
“small museum” (9 reviews)
Nizwa, Oman
+968 9926 6868
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Reviewed yesterday

We didn't spend much time as it was a bit hot at the time of our visit, easy access and the tickets are well priced There are few traditional shops inside the fort for demonstration only

Thank Dalila D
Reviewed 2 days ago

If in Nizwa you must visit the fort.very interesting and there are little coffee shops around which are worth a visit,not expensive at all.the fort is only 1. Omr for both of us which I thought was brilliant.you can see far off places to from...More

Thank 40marg147
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A nice place to visit for a cultural look back into the past. Friendly people at reception. Some shops close by

Thank Con J
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Some have commented that this fort is over restored. It is, but what is the alternative? If not for the work done, given the location and climate, it would not have survived for us to see. It is a large fort and location is attractive...More

Thank PASP123
Reviewed 22 May 2017

Sun heat couldn't stop my feet walking around this fort which managed to bring me in the past, a history of kingdom in defense, governance, economy, and everything I want to know about Omani life. Awesome!!

Thank fery12022000
Reviewed 20 May 2017

The view of Nizwa and the surrounding region from the fort is a reason in itself to go into the fort. If you pass by Nizwa, it is a must! The entrance cost is also very low.

Thank Sebivers
Reviewed 17 May 2017

its easy to do - informative - does not take long ! on top nice view over Nizza ! even a nice cool break when the markets of Nizza are too hot for you ...

Thank juergen p
Reviewed 14 May 2017

Take time to visit this beautiful Fort with amazing views over whole Nizwa. Worth a visit for a small entrance fee.

Thank Andreas P
Reviewed 10 May 2017

Beautifully restored to present glory. Must visit should congratulate Omani govt for taking this initiative to retain its charm. It offers you loads of information on civilization. Well kept clean. Fort allows you to click beautiful vistas from the top. Have 21 canons displayed at...More

Thank Anjali Virendra D
Reviewed 9 May 2017

It really helped to go to the Rustaq fort on our Batinah Coast tour because that fort gave us an excellent audio tour so that set the stage for all the other forts we saw like this one with no labeling. The forts are interesting...More

Thank jackjump
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Susan A
Can you please provide telephone number and opening times. Thank you.
5 February 2015|
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Response from Westcoast8 | Reviewed this property |
The fort is open 9am-4pm Sat-Thu and the entrance fee is 500 baisa.