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Misfat al Abreyeen

Al Hamra, Oman
+968 9934 8440
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“old village” (17 reviews)
“palm trees” (9 reviews)
“stone houses” (5 reviews)
Al Hamra, Oman
+968 9934 8440
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

People in this village kept their traditional way of living and some local tourists from modernised towns visit here regularly. We could tell how rapidly this country has developed in their living style, economic situation and infrastructure while they also try to preserve their traditions...More

Thank xianli814
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a great old Omani village. You can walk around between the houses and see the old Falaj irrigation system. We always stop for a cup of coffee at the Old House. Love it.

Thank Brunei110
Reviewed November 28, 2017

you can see the the original water system to the palm tree farms as the use it from hundreds of years, nice green spot.

Thank iyadmustafa
Reviewed November 14, 2017

really nice village, with homes hidden between bananas and pals tree. falajs are running everywhere and local children play inside them, signs that local culture is still alive! do not miss to take photo also from outside village. before reach it just turn to righ....More

Thank Davide G
Reviewed September 20, 2017

This is a quaint village retaining its charm on the foothills of Jebel Shems. A day trip if you are travelling to see the place and spend some time. If you wish to trek, then go early, prepared and not in summer.About 3hrs drive from...More

Thank askuksia
Reviewed September 7, 2017

Very interesting place on a steep slope, where you get an impression how Oman villages may have looked like centuries ago. You also experience an impression of the ancient irrigation system and should try some of the juicy dates growing there.

Thank HartGraz
Reviewed August 26, 2017

Wonderful pedestrian town to wander with trails all around. Beautiful views and green terraced farms.

1  Thank ES442
Reviewed August 22, 2017 via mobile

My visit to Misfat Al abriyeen last week was really astonishing. It's a village located up the mountain (1km from sea level). You can see the whole Alhamra wilaya from the mountain with a beautiful view of mountains and palm trees. The village is known...More

2  Thank J3920ZAmohammeda
Reviewed August 16, 2017

This is a village that actually has people in it as opposed to the many old villages that are abandoned ruins. Most of the people living here seemed to be from the Indian subcontinent though rather than local Omanis. There are lots of little alleys...More

1  Thank shmooj
Reviewed July 15, 2017

i recommend a visit to this place. a well managed old town, like living in the past, something like living in 1700. the old walls and the structure, the watering system .. well it is a must see place in Jabal Al Akhdhar

1  Thank Khabouri
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August 31, 2017|
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Response from J3920ZAmohammeda | Reviewed this property |
Here's the contact information for a private tour. Email: mohammedalazizi2@gmail.c o m Phone/whatsapp: [Double zero00 -nine9 -six6 -eight8 -nine9 -two2 -zero0 -eight8 -nine9 -zero0 -six6 -three3] Enjoy your... More
October 9, 2016|
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Response from Eitleoir | Reviewed this property |
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September 10, 2016|
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Response from christine s | Reviewed this property |
Hi there was a retaurant in the village but it was closed during the day. I think its open in the evenings.