Misfat al Abreyeen, Al Hamra

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Historic Site · Tourist Spot
Wander the quaint alleyways of Misfat al Abreyeen, a historic village on the mountain slopes known for its antique mud-brick buildings nestled among groves of date palms. Mostly unchanged by Oman’s recent rapid development, the village preserved its ancient structures and rich heritage, in part due to the availability of water in the area, allowing villagers to grow date, lemon, and banana trees in the fertile soil. Stroll the narrow roads of the settlement and admire the traditional houses perched upon the rocky foothills, overlooking the picturesque date palm plantations below. Use our Al Hamra trip itinerary planning website to add Misfat al Abreyeen and other attractions to your Al Hamra vacation plans.
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  • The authentic village is worth a trip. It is a bit cooler and the atmosphere is very relaxing. You have to park your car just outside the village and can nicely walk through the narrow alleys for an.....  more »
  • Walking through the village and the lush terraces below is one of highlights of our Oman tour. This village is one of the few to start developing a local tourism infrastructure with a couple of...  more »

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