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 Governorate of Al Buraimi

 

 

Governorate of Al Buraimi which is situated in the North West corner of the Sultanate, adjacent to the borders with UAE.Governorate of Al Buraimi consists of three wilayats:  Al Buraimi, Mahdhah and Al Sinainah.

 

Wilayats

 

Wilayat Al Buraimi : Wilayat Al Buraimi  is the regional center of the Governorate located 375 kilometers from the capital Muscat . It  has a number of historic forts and houses. Its main forts are al Khandaq, which has been adopted as the emblem of the Wilayat, and Al Hillah Fort. Both these forts have recently been restored by the Ministry of National Heritage and Culture. There are also several other forts, including the forts of al Fayyadh, Hafeet and Wadi al Jizzi. The most famous historic house in the Wilayat is Bait Bahr. Buraimi's villages are watered by 49 falajes. Much of the rest of the Wilayat is sandy desert.

 

Wilayat Mahdhah: Mahdhah is bordered by the Wilayat of Buraimi and the United Arab Emirates to the south and by the Emirates of Dubai, Sharjah, Ajman and Ras al Khaimah. To the east a chain of mountains separates it from the Batinah Region.  It has 9,002 inhabitants and ninety-nine villages.

 The Wilayat of Mahdhah has produced personalities who have played distinguished roles in Oman's history. The best known was Ahmed bin Nu'man al Ka'abi, who was the first Arab ambassador to the United States of America in 1840.

 Its main historic landmarks are the forts of Ubul, Bait al Nad, al Khabib and Qala'at Sharm.Tourist sites include Wadi Sharm, Wadi al Qahafi, al Lajj, Uyul, al Ubailah, al Khadhra, al Jazira and Jabal al Howraa.

 

Tourist Attractions

 

Al-Hillah Fort

Al-Khandaq Fort

Falaj AlMiser

 


 

Other important information 

 

 

  • Al Buraimi is the newest governorate of Oman which was split from the Ad Dhahirah region.

 

  • The town Al Buraymi is an oasis town in northeastern Oman, on the border of the United Arab Emirates.

 

Where to Stay

 

No

Name

Tel

Fax

 1

EWA Mahadha Hotel

25659126

25659129

2

As Salam Hotel

25655789

25653779

 3

Al Buraimi Hotel

25653007

25653008

 4

AL Masa Hotel

25642010

25642011

 5

A'Dahra Hotel

25650492

25655408

 6

A'Dahra Hotel

25652992

25652996

 7

Hamasa Hotel

25651200

25651210

 8

Al Jawhra Hotel

25653440

25653441

 9

Al Baraka Oasis Hotel Apartment

25654955

25650277

 10

Al Baraka Hotel Apartment

25650955

25650277

 11

Nafhat Al Buraimi Hotel Aprt.

25654777

25654777

 12

Al Aelat Hotel Apartment

25654330

25654330

 13

Al Raha Hotel Apartment

25655324

25655044

 14

Al Raha Hotel Apartment (2)

25655324

25655044

 15

Al Buraimi Hotel Apartment

25654789

25655579

 16

Bait A'Sharq Hotel Apartment

25650035

25655535

 17

Gulf Oasis Guest House

99744094

Nil

 18

Al Ettihad Hotel apartment

25650940

25650945

 19

Taj Al Arab Hotel

25655844

25655855

 20

Al Aman Hotel Apartment

25651450

25651440

 21

Sama Al-Buraimi Hotel Apartment

25655548

Nil

 22

Batt Hotel Apartment

98207147

Nil

 

Useful Number

 

Name 

Telephone

Buraim Police Station

968 25650199

 

 

 

 

 

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