Ras al Hadd Castle, Sur

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Ras al Hadd Castle is located in Sur. Arrange your visit to Ras al Hadd Castle and discover more family-friendly attractions in Ash-Sharqiyah Governorate using our Ash-Sharqiyah Governorate trip maker .
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  • A pretty, old Fort with nice, very friendly attendants. The complex is well preserved and interesting.
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  • We were hoping for a swim at Ras al Hadd beach, but not sure this beach is good for swimming: huge waves and very windy. Or maybe it was just a bad day? Ras al Hadd is a small village with really litt...  more »
  • Took the 10-minute detour to visit this sleepy-looking village. Didn't seem like a lot to see, so moved on.  more »

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Where to stay in Ash-Sharqiyah Governorate

Most visitors looking to stay overnight in Ash-Sharqiyah Governorate do so for the experience of sleeping out in the dunes. The primary place to look for such an experience lies to the south of Bidiyah. Here, you'll find a number of desert campgrounds, with some more budget-friendly camping options sitting alongside groups of large, luxury tents and huts with Jacuzzis, restaurants, and bars. While some accommodations lie in the main urban areas of Ibra and Sur, many travelers to Ash-Sharqiyah Governorate opt to stay in the capital, Muscat, located an hour's drive to the north from Ibra.
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