Salalah

Salalah, the capital of Dhofar province, second largest city in the Sultanate of Oman, the birthplace of Sultan Qaboos bin Said. Between 1931-1970 Salalah was the capital of Oman, Sultan Qaboos moved the capital to Muscat.

Salalah and Dhofar are most popular during Khareef (monsoon) season – from July till September. The word “khareef” means “autumn” in Arabic.



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