11,585 people visit Al Baleed, Samahram

SALALAH: The number of visitors to Al Baleed and Samahram archaeological sites stood at 11,585 according to statistics from the Department of Frankincense Land Sites at His Majesty the Sultan’s Advisor’s Office for Cultural Affairs. Al Baleed Archaeological Park and Frankincense Land Museum received 4,136 visitors while Samahram Archaeological Site received 6,712 visitors, Wadi Dokka received 387 visitors and Wbar Archaeological site received 350 visitors. The Office of His Majesty the Sultan’s Advisor for Cultural Affairs is developing several archaeological sites and providing them with utilities to serve the goals of cultural and archaeological tourism in the Governorate of Dhofar. Al Baleed Archaeological Park Samahram, Shasir Area and Wadi Dokka are on the World Heritage List.  — ONA