New Delhi: If you love to explore historical monuments, galleries, museums, churches, palaces, etc, the middle east is the destination to head for. There are 14 countries in the Middle East that have lots of attractions for tourists. These countries hold natural beauty and historical importance. Here is the list of 5 places you must definitely visit in the middle east:
1. Oman (Dhofar Coastline)
Dhofar is a great place to visit during the rainy season as you can enjoy lush greenery, cooling rains, and pleasant temperatures. Located in the southernmost region of Oman is popularly known as the main producer of aromatic frankincense. If you are heading to Oman you must definitely visit this place.
2. Lebanon (Qadisha Valley)
Located in the north of Mount-Lebanon is a UNESCO World Heritage site and is popular for rock-cut monasteries, wildlife, and plenty of wildflowers. If you want to relax, go hiking, eat after the lockdown this place is a must-visit.
3. Iran (Isfahan)
Isfahan is popular for its Perso–Islamic architecture, palaces, grand boulevards, bridges that are covered, tiled mosques, minarets. It has many historical buildings and monuments that hold great significance. The city is clean and modern so you should definitely visit the place post-pandemic.
The place is holy for Jews, Muslims, and Christians. The city is home to the Western wall, Ala Aqsa Mosque, and the church of holy scriptures. It is said that the nightlife of Jerusalem is unbeaten anywhere in the world. There is the unique Dead-sea where you can actually swim in it.
5. Egypt (Luxor)
The place is surrounded by the mango plantations and dessert, established on the shore of the Nile river. Luxor is known for being the world’s greatest open-air museum. The place has lots of giant tombs and beautiful temples. You must definitely plan a vacation here.