Persian Gulf hotspot

Cluster of at least 4 WHS within reach for a return day trip from a center.

The center is: Muscat or Al-Ain

The connection belongs to WHS Hotspots connections.

Connected Sites

Aflaj irrigation system: Persian Gulf hotspot
Al Ain: Persian Gulf hotspot
Bahla Fort: Persian Gulf hotspot
Bat, Al-Khutm and Al-Ayn: Persian Gulf hotspot

Map of Persian Gulf hotspot


  • Cultural
  • Natural
  • Mixed
  • Tentative


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A connection should:

  1. Not be "self evident"
  2. Link at least 3 different sites
  3. Not duplicate or merely subdivide the "Category" assignment already identified on this site.
  4. Add some knowledge or insight (whether significant or trivial!) about WHS for the users of this site
  5. Be explained, with reference to a source