Al Bithnah Fort, Fujairah

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Built in 1735 as a strategic watchtower and long considered a major defensive fortress, Al Bithnah Fort is now an excellent place for surveying the stunning landscape from a high vantage point. Look for the intricate decorative designs that still adorn the remaining walls. Bring your camera, as the views of the surrounding area and the markings on the walls beg to be captured. The fort doesn't get particularly busy, so leisurely visits can be arranged on a whim. For Al Bithnah Fort and beyond, use our Fujairah vacation planner to get the most from your Fujairah vacation.
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  • The fort is not really special... it’s located in a relatively good location, close to the main road. Better if you have a SUV; Once you’re out of the highway, the road is rough. The gate to the fort ...  more »
  • Worthwhile investment which can be seen in parts. Is one of the best preserved in the Emirates.
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  • We reached the place at around 5.30 pm. A small entrance was open but the fort was locked with no sign of any human presence in the surroundings. We were just roaming around assuming that no chance of...  more »
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  • Very good place to visit with kids for history learning.
  • Good place ....an old fort.located in sharjah..must visit the place if you are in sharjah..near by there is museum ...you will really love this place...take some pictures and enjoy..must visit place if you are in and around fujairah..
  • Nice place to know the history of the country!!
  • It’s located on the way to Masafi fort. Its located just off road, hence prepare to drive off-road through wadi. Small old building with storage to store dates. No much things to see around.
  • Well maintained and tranquil.Small fort.Be prepared to drive off road.toilet available in fort.No other facilities around.Fort is overlooking a wadi.on Friday opening time after 2.00pm
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