Sohar Tourism, Oman

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Sohar (Arabic: صُحار‎‎, also Romanized as Soḥār and Suḥār) is the capital and largest city of the Al Batinah North Governorate in the Sultanate of Oman. An ancient capital of the country that once served as an important Islamic port town, Sohar has also been credited as the mythical birthplace of Sinbad the Sailor. According to the 2010 census, Sohar's population was 140,006, making it Oman's fifth most-populated settlement. The development of the Sohar Industrial Port during the 2000s has transformed it into a major Omani industrial hub.


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Facts and Stats for Sohar*

  • Cost for Essentials in Sohar

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Sohar

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.14 USD
    • International Movie per seat 6.49 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 46.06 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 64.93 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 36.36 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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