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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  • 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 »
  • This is located away fro the main town with no proper road links, just a rough track. There were no visitors and the Fort was locked, though the grounds were accessible. It is surrounded by palm grove...  more »
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  • 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
  • Amazing and well maintained site. More facilities and proper marketing is required for the site though.
  • The location is good whereas not notification of working hours and surveillance is absent.
  • Nice Fort, however the other Forts in Fujeirah are the same or even better.

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