Jabrin Things to Do

  • Jabrin Fort
    Jabrin Fort
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  • Approaching Jabrin Fort, Oman
    Approaching Jabrin Fort, Oman
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  • Cannon & potteries of Jabrin Fort, Oman
    Cannon & potteries of Jabrin Fort, Oman
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    View of the surroundings from top of Jabrin Fort

    by victorwkf Written Feb 4, 2005

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    View from Jabrin Fort, Oman

    Because Jabrin Fort is built on a flat plain, you could have superb views of the sorroundings flat plain and surrounding mountains on the top of the fort. Part of the view is a cemetary with its wall near to the fort (see photograph).

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    Defensive features

    by victorwkf Written Feb 4, 2005
    Holes for cannons & guns at Jabrin Fort, Oman

    Being a fort, there are lots of defensive features such as the high & thick walls, cannons, towers and holes for shooting arrows and guns (as shown in this photograph). You can still see some bullet marks on the walls of the fort.

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    Various rooms of the fort

    by victorwkf Written Feb 4, 2005
    Guest room inside Jabrin Fort, Oman

    There are many rooms in Jabrin Fort for various daily functions such as sleeping, receiving guests, kitchen, hall, dinning room, prison, gaurd room, store room etc. The fort is also designed in such a way that fresh water could flow through its man-made channels and there is a well for additional water. To have an educational tour, it is better to have a guide to show you around. This photograph shows one of the many guest rooms of the fort.

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    When approaching Jabrin Fort .....

    by victorwkf Written Feb 4, 2005
    Approaching Jabrin Fort, Oman

    When you approach Jabrin Fort, you will realise that it is located on a large and flat plain surrounded by mountains. This fort was very important strategically as the soldiers could see 360 degrees on top of the fort for approaching enemies.

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    Jabrin Fort

    by chizz Updated Apr 3, 2008

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    Jabrin Fort
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    One of the most impressive forts in Oman, Jabrin Fort has some impressive carvings on its balconies and ceilings and is situated overlooking desert plains.

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    Flag of Oman

    by victorwkf Written Feb 4, 2005
    Flag of Oman on top of Jabrin Fort, Oman

    Oman is very proud of its forts and there is a flag of Oman in major forts such as Jabrin, Nizwa and Nakhl.

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    Famous wooden ceiling of Jabrin Fort

    by victorwkf Written Feb 4, 2005
    The wooden ceiling at Jabrin Fort, Oman

    The wooden ceiling of some of the rooms of Jabrin Fort is famous for its beautiful paintings, which are normally not found in other forts in Oman

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    Impressive courtyard

    by victorwkf Written Feb 4, 2005
    Beautiful courtyard of Jabrin Fort, Oman

    The courtyard inside Jabrin Fort is very impressive with its beautiful architecture, as shown by this photograph.

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    Cannons & Potteries

    by victorwkf Written Feb 4, 2005
    Cannon & potteries of Jabrin Fort, Oman

    There are several old cannons on display inside as well as at the entrance of the fort. You will also see some potteries on display.

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