Sur in Eastern Oman

after arriving by sea in Noble Caledonia’s Island Sky

During our guests holiday in Oman we paid a nice visit into Sur, near Oman’s eastern tip.

Fortifications of Sur Oman
Fortifications of Sur Oman

Our focus was the town centre with its antiquated doors and crenellated fortifications.

Visit to Sur in Oman
Visit to Sur in Oman

Of course being Sur we could not miss out on the Dhow yards, and with 4 in various stages of construction it proved to be a fascinating visit.

Oman

Author: Tony Walsh

Book author including the current Bradt guide to Oman – edition 4