At the Southern end, overlooking the Arabian Sea is the beautiful DHOFAR Region, famous for its mild temperatures and light rainfall, a Tourists paradise! The Garden city of Salalah is the most beautiful metropolis of the region with its vast Coconut plantations & Freshwater springs, the bustling Souks and Salubrious climate leave a lasting impression on every visitor.
Besides the natural beauty of the region, DHOFAR is known for its frankincense. “Jebalis” or the mountain people of DHOFAR, continue to practice the centuries old traditional art of producing Frankincense, now famous the world over for its unique fragrances.
DHOFAR is also famous for its Golden Sands on the beaches of Raysut, the ruins of the palace of the Queen of Sheeba, the remains of the ancient temples of the Moon God in the 2nd Century BC & the ruins of the town of “Samharam”.