"Nakhal" Nakhl by TomorrowsAngel

Nakhl Travel Guide: 25 reviews and 139 photos

Nakhl fort, 77 km from Muscat, dominates the villages between the Batinah Coast and The Western Hajar Mountains from its vantage point of up thrust rock. From inside the fort, the date plantations appear like a sea of green breaking around the base. The cool shady interior also provides welcome calm after the bustle of the Friday souq.
Furnished with period pieces, this fort provides a snapshot of life as it was during more stressful times.

The hot springs of Nakhl flow down the wadi.

We drove through Nakhal, stopping to load up on water supplies.
It was still early by Middle East standards - about 1000.
All the shopkeepers were just opening up.

  • Last visit to Nakhl: Jun 2003
  • Intro Updated Jul 3, 2003
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  • swings's Profile Photo
    Jan 21, 2006 at 3:23 PM

    Great pictures! So you're telling me to not get excited about soaking in the hot springs? lol w

  • victorwkf's Profile Photo
    Dec 23, 2004 at 4:43 PM

    Thanks a lot for your Nakhl information & photos. I may be visiting Nakhl in Jan 2005 as part of my trip to Oman.


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