Bahla Fort

Currently Open [Closes at 04:00 pm]
  • Address: Oasis of Bahla, Nizwa, Oman
  • Timings: 09:00 am - 04:00 pm Details
  • Ticket Price: 500 OMR
  • Time Required: 02:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Outdoors, Ancient Ruin, Historical Site, Tourist Center, Family And Kids, Archaeological Site , Fort

Bahla Fort - Review

After a tediously long but meticulous restoration, Bahla fort re-opened for visitors in all its glory. With a number of nooks and crannies waiting to be discovered, a visit to the fort is sure to be an intriguing one. Bahla is an enchanting walled city that carries mysteries and stories from its rich past even today. Within thirty kilometres of Nizwa, this one is a must-visit.

How To reach Bahla Fort by Public Transport

  • Reach Bahla fort by hiring a cab or rent a car.

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TripHobo Highlights for Bahla Fort

  • Bahla Fort Address: Oasis of Bahla, Nizwa, Oman
  • Bahla Fort Timing: 09:00 am - 04:00 pm
  • Bahla Fort Price: 500 OMR
  • Best time to visit Bahla Fort(preferred time): 09:00 am - 11:00 am
  • Time required to visit Bahla Fort: 02:00 Hrs
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Things to Know Before Visiting Bahla Fort

  • 95% of people who visit Nizwa include Bahla Fort in their plan

  • 49.26% of people start their Bahla Fort visit around 09 AM - 10 AM

  • People usually take around 2 Hrs to see Bahla Fort

Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday

93.67% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Bahla Fort

People normally club together Wadi Ghul and Al Hoota Cave while planning their visit to Bahla Fort.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures

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Bahla Fort, Nizwa Reviews

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  • A very beautiful fort which is not very crowded. You get to see a very good view of the city from the top. Nice place to visit.

  • This fort is larger and even more impressive than the one in Nizwa. Sadly, it's a bit off the beaten track so I think many people will skip it. Nevertheless I enjoyed walking around and really (really) getting lost in the maze of rooms and stair cases. Definitely worth it if you can spare an extra few hours while in the area. The bathrooms are also VERY clean and modern.

  • Like others have mentioned, the fort itself is huge and very impressive. The downside is you have absolutely no clue what it is or why/how it was used. It's completely empty with no signs or any guides as to what you are looking at. We ended up going home and googling it afterwards. It's only 1/2 rial entrance fee which is affordable.

  • A great fort with so many rooms and structure. It truly worth a visit. This is popular among tourists but the route is only single lane.

  • Good fort and take 1 hour to see all inside the fort. There is no sign board or guide as like in niswa fort.

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