Nizwa (Arabic: نزوى) 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.
Articles of interest in Nizwá
13 Articles of interest near Nizwá, OmanShow all articles in the map
The Jebel Akhdar, Jabal Akhdar or Al Jabal Al Akhdar (Arabic: الجبل الأخضر meaning "the Green Mountain"), is part of the Al Hajar Mountains range in Oman, which extends about 300 km (186 mi) northwest to southeast, between 50–100 km (31–62 mi) inla…
The Nizwa Fort is a large castle in Nizwa, Oman.
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 University of Nizwa was established in 2002 by the Decree of Sultan Qaboos as the first non-profit university in the Sultanate of Oman; it remains the only institution of its kind in the nation. Upon the satisfaction of all requirements set fort…
Bahla (Arabic: بهلا) is a town in Ad Dakhiliyah, Oman.
Izki (Arabic: إزكي) is a town in the region Ad Dakhiliyah, in northeastern Oman.
Oman 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 cur…
Jabrin (Arabic: جبرين) is a small town in Ad Dakhiliyah Governorate in northeastern Oman.
Manah (Arabic: منح) is a town in the region Ad Dakhiliyah, in northeastern Oman.
Birkat Al-Mawz is a village in the Ad Dakhiliyah Region of Oman. It is located at the entrance of Wadi al-Muaydin on the southern rim of Jebel Akhdar and home to a restored fort called Bait al Redidah.
Nizwa Sports Complex is a multi-use stadium in Nizwa, Oman. It is currently used mostly for football matches and is the home ground of Al-Khabourah_SC of the Omani League.
Musaifiyah is a village located on Al-Jabal Al-Akhdar (the Green Mountain) in Oman.