as Sīb : Oman | Jan 16, 2011 at 1:14 AM PST
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Sightseeing in Musandam is one of the best things that you can do while you are on tours to the region. Musandam is a picturesque town that is located in Oman. The place has some of the best tourist sites in the region. You are sure to have a great time while you are Sightseeing in Musandam.

Some of the tourist attractions in the region are

Wilayat Khasab

This is one of the places that you must go to while you are Sightseeing in Musandam. It is situated at the northern end of Musandam. It overlooks the Arabian Sea in the North West and the Gulf of Oman in the east. You can see a large number of castles and forts while you are here.

Wilayat Bukha

This is one of the must-sees while you are Sightseeing in Musandam. This is situated in the Arabian Gulf. There are close to 86 villages in the region. There are some spectacular tourist attractions that are located here. Al Bilad fort is one of the major sites and it is located at the heart of the region. You can also visit the Al Qala fort. This is positioned at the top of a mountain and can be seen from all over the place

Wilayat Dibba

There are several castles that dot the region. There is the Al Siba castle. You can also visit the castle of Sabtaan. There is the cemetery of Amin Al Jaish that is located there. There are a large number of fjords that are situated here

Wilayat Mudha

This site is famous for the many rock paintings that are scattered in the region. The place is also famous for the ruins that are present in the country. The ruins go back to the Iron Age. There are a large number of secret storage places in this region. There are some castles and forts in the mountain tops which you can definitely visit while you are there. There are many springs that are located there. You can visit the Hajar Bani Humaid, Al Samaai, Lishmah and Al Shariki. The water of these springs is used to treat diseases

The best part about beaches here are that they are not crowded...They are clean and beautifull...I will give full marks to Oman govt for maintaining these beaches...Beaches here are ideal for camping..facilities are good...but check before camping as not all places might be safe...Apart from beaches Musandam also has huge nd amazing mountains...they are a treat to eyes...we just parked our car near a big mountain and hung around for sometime...Apart from this there is a Dhow ride to see Dolphins...that was fun

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