Nizwa: Fort and Souq Guided Tour

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Explore the Nizwa Fort and Souq on a guided tour. Learn about the history of the fort and the region, and explore the souq to find local handicrafts and souvenirs.


  • Step back in time as you explore the 17th-century Nizwa Fort
  • Discover the history of the fort and its role in the region
  • Explore the Nizwa Souq and shop for local handicrafts and souvenirs
  • Visit the cattle auction that takes place in the souq on Fridays
  • See the traditional khanjars (daggers) and silver jewelry on sale


Discover the Nizwa Fort and Souq on a guided tour. Explore the seventeenth-century fort, one of the best representatives of the architecture of its time, and visit the Nizwa Souq, where you can find traditional khanjars (daggers), local handicrafts, silver jewelry, and more. Meet your guide and head to the famous Nizwa Fort. Admire the circular main tower, one of the largest of its kind. After the tower, head to the Nizwa Souq or marketplace. Discover many interesting finds from traditional khanjars (daggers), and local handicrafts to silver jewelry and tourist souvenirs. If it’s a Friday, witness the famous cattle auction that takes place here once a week. Explore the Nizwa Souq, one of the oldest markets in the country. Find fruit, meat, sweets, pottery, souvenirs, and antiques. Stroll through the market and immerse yourself in the local culture.


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