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Ad Dakhiliyah (Arabic: الداخلية, English: Interior Governorate) is one of the governorates (muhafazah) of Oman with Nizwa town as the regional center. It was previously a region (mintaqah). It became a governorate on 28 October 2011.
Cities, towns & villages in Ad Dakhiliyah
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Bahlā’Bahla Fort (Arabic: قلعة بهلاء‎‎; transliterated: Qal'at Bahla') is one of four historic fortresses situated at the foot of the Djebel Akhdar highlands in Oman. It was built in the 13th and 14th centuries, when the oasis of Bahla was prosperous under the control of the Banu Nebhan tribe. The fort's ruined adobe walls and towers rise some 165 feet above its sandstone foundations. Nearby to the southwest is the Friday Mosque with a 14th-century sculpted mihrab. The fort was not restored or conserved before 1987, and had fallen into a parlous state, with parts of the walls collapsing each year in the rainy season. Show Bahlā’on the map
NizwáNizwa (Arabic: نزوى‎‎ Nizwā) is the largest city in the Ad Dakhiliyah Region in Oman and was the capital of Oman proper. Nizwa is about 140 km (1.5 hours) from Muscat. The population is estimated at around 700,000 people including the two areas of Burkat Al Mooz and Al Jabel Al Akhdar. Show Nizwáon the map
SinnīSinni (Arabic: سني‎‎) is a town in Oman. Sini is one of the main villages in the Wadi Ben Gaffer area of northern Oman. High mountainous and deep valleys are seen here. Sini is well connected to the nearest town Rustaq and Ibri by asphalted roads. It has mobile connectivity too. The people are mosltly from Al Shikeily tribe. Show Sinnīon the map
Bilād SaytBilad Sayt is a mountain village in Oman. The village is located on the NE slope of the Al Hajar Mountains near the highest peak in the Sultanate of Oman, Jebel Shams. Bilad Sayt can be reached through Wadi Al Sahtan and Wadi Bani Awf from NE or via Al Hamra from the SW and is only accessible by 4-wheel-drive vehicles. Show Bilād Sayton the map
JabrīnJabrin (Arabic: جبرين‎‎) is a small town in Ad Dakhiliyah Governorate in northeastern Oman. The town is known for its impressive castle, which was built by the Yaruba dynasty Imam Bil'arab bin Sultan, who ruled from 1679 to 1692. Show Jabrīnon the map
IzkīIzki (Arabic: إزكي‎‎) is a town in the region Ad Dakhiliyah, in northeastern Oman. It is located at about 22°56′2″N 57°46′30″E / 22.93389°N 57.77500°E and has a population of 35,173 (2003 census). Show Izkīon the map
ĀdamAdam (Arabic: أدم, not the same as Adam - the prophet آدم‎‎) is a town in the region Ad Dakhiliyah, in northeastern Oman. Show Ādamon the map
Samā’ilSamail (Arabic: سمائل‎‎) is a Wilayah (town) located in the Ad Dakhiliyah Region of the Sultanate of Oman. Show Samā’ilon the map
SayqSaiq is a town in the region Ad Dakhiliyah, in northeastern Oman. It has its own airport, Saiq Airport. Show Sayqon the map
BidbidBidbid (Arabic: بدبد‎‎) is a town in the region Ad Dakhiliyah, in northeastern Oman. Show Bidbidon the map
States, regions, administrative units in Ad Dakhiliyah
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Muḩāfaz̧at ad DākhilīyahAd Dakhiliyah (Arabic: محافظة Muḥāfaẓat ad-Dāḫilīyah, English: Interior Governorate) is one of the governorates (muhafazah) of Oman with Nizwa town as the regional center. It was previously a region (mintaqah). It became a governorate on 28 October 2011.Show on map
Mountains, roads, land forms, forests and other objects in Ad Dakhiliyah
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Oman ProperOman proper (Arabic: عُمان الوسطى‎‎ ʿUmān al-Wusṭā) refers to a historical area within the present-day Sultanate of Oman. It lay inland from Muscat beyond the Jebel Akhdar (Green Mountains) and was centered on the city of Nizwa in the area of the current region of Ad Dakhiliyah. Along with Muscat and Dhofar, it was a constituent part of the Sultanate of Muscat and Oman, but with the 1970 palace coup, the term Oman alone was applied to the entire country.Show on map
Jabal ShamsJebel Shams Arabic: جبل شمس‎‎, (mountain of sun) is a mountain located in northeastern Oman north of Al Hamra town. It is the highest mountain of the country and part of Al Hajar Mountains range. It is a popular sightseeing area located 240 km (149 mi) from Muscat. In the summer, temperature is around 20 °C (68 °F) and in the winter it drops to less than 0 °C (32 °F).Show on map