Omani forts play an integral part in the country’s history for it holds a wealth of tales that enjoyed by locals and tourists alike. History buffs would revel in these conditions but a trip to Fort Al Mirani would be an experience you are not likely to forget. Looking for accommodation? Then select one of the Oman hotels nearby. The Ruwi Hotel Muscat which is a hotel in Muscat will serve as an ideal destination from where to commence a day’s journey to the fort.
Built during the 16th century AD before the arrival of the Portuguese, Fort Al Mirani resembled that of a tower. However the Portuguese rebuilt the place including living quarters and emplacements into it. Visitors who reach the summit of the fort will be greeted by scenic views of the Muscat Bay, the harbour nearby and the alluring ancient city which is set against a picturesque backdrop rocky mountain peaks. Savour the glorious past of Muscat at Fort Al Mirani.
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