Sohar (also known as Suhar or صُحار‎‎ in Arabic) is an important city in northern Oman. It is located along the coast, 200 km northwest of Muscat. While Sohat is developing as an important industrial centre, it has a beautiful, long sandy beach. In the historic centre of Sohar there is a well-preserved 14th century fort with white walls. The current structure dates back to the Portuguese period and contains a museum. A thousand years ago Sohar was the largest city of Oman and was referred to as Omana.

01 Sohar Beach Hotel 02 Swimming pool 03 Beach 04 Beach
05 Beach 06 Beach 07 Swimming pool 08 Palm trees 09 Palm trees
10 Sohar fort 11 Sohar fort 12 Sohar fort 13 Monument 14 Sultan Qaboos mosque
15 Beach
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