The Land of Frankincense

The Land of Frankincense

The Frankincense Trail is a site in Oman on the Incense Road. The site includes frankincense trees, Khor Rori and the remains of a caravan oasis, which were crucial to the medieval incense trade.

The Frankincense Trail has been declared a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

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The Frankincense Trail is a site in Oman on the Incense Road.

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