Over 12K Tourists Visit Land of Frankincense and Salut Archaeological Sites
Salalah, Feb 3 (ONA) --- The number of visitors to Land of Frankincense sites in the Governorate of Dhofar and Salut Archaeological Site in the Wilayat of Buhla in A'Dhakiliya Governorate during last January stood at 12492, according to statistics from the Department of Frankincense Land Sites at the Office of His Majesty the Sultan's Advisor for Cultural Affairs.
Al Baleed Archaeological Park and Frankincense Land Museum received 4964 visitors, Samahram Archaeological Site received 2854 visitors while Wadi Dokka received 963 visitors, Wabar archaeological site received 3421 visitors and Salut Archaeological Site received 290 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.