Nizwa is a historic city surrounded by the highest and the most majestic mountains of Oman and a city with great attractions that are worth exploring.

Nizwa Souq

Indeed, one of the most favourite attractions to those who stay nearby resorts such as Anantara Al Jabal Al Akhdar Resort. Nizwa Souq is a section with ancient architecture and structures depicting a glimpse of old Oman.

Francisco AnzolaNizwa souq (8730535574)CC BY 2.0

Nizwa Fort

Anyone staying at any Oman resort, no matter how far it is from where they stay, visits the Nizwa Fort; since a visit made to this attraction helps revealing more about the glorious past of this ancient city.

Andries OudshoornNizwa (5)CC BY-SA 2.0

Jebel Akhdar

Popular for the fruit orchards, date plantations, and walnut cultivations, Jebel Akhdar is one of the most visited attractions in Oman. This is also called the Green Mountain as it carries several shrubs and trees.

Ketan MehtaStep Gardens of Jebel Akhdar – OmanCC BY-SA 3.0

Tanuf Ruins

If you have ever heard of the Imamate Rebellion of Oman in the 1950s, this small village called Tanuf carries most of the ruins that are results of this rebellion. This village is located between the big towns of Nizwa and Bahla.