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Khareef season: More than 350,000 people visited Salalah

Have you visited Salalah yet? There is a massive increase in the number of tourists visiting the city for the Khareef season this year. “This is the highest compared to last year,” National Center for Statistics (NCSI) informed on Monday.



So far, 390,925 people visited Salalah for the Khareef season compared to 256,247 tourists last year. “There is an increase of 52.6 per cent this year and this is a boost to our tourism activities,” said an official at Ministry of Tourism.

As per the record, 75.5 per cent of visitors are Omanis, 9.1 per cent are from UAE and 8.5 per cent are from other GCC countries.