- Khor Fakkan
- United Arab Emirates
Town in the United Arab Emirates
Khor Fakkan is a town on the Gulf of Oman, in the United Arab Emirates. It centers on Khor Fakkan Bay, home to the curved Khor Fakkan Beach and a deep-sea port. A promenade runs along the beachfront, against the backdrop of the dramatic Hajar Mountains. Archaeological sites include ancient graves and a ruined Portuguese fort. West of town is Wadi Wurayah, a biodiverse mountain area with waterfalls and natural pools.
Weather: 28°C, Wind W at 10 km/h, 46% Humidity
Population: 33,575 (2006)