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Statistics on Visitors to Frankincense Sites, Salut Fort

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        Salalah, Dec 1 (ONA) --- The number of visitors to Land of Frankincense sites in the Governorate of Dhofar and Salut Fort in the Wilayat of Bahla in the Governorate of A'Dakhiliyah during last November 2019 stood at 18,112 according to the 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 7,868 visitors, Samahram Archaeological Site received 5,758 visitors while Wadi Dokka received 838 visitors, Wbar Archaeological site received 3,174 visitors and Salut Archeological Fort 474 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.

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