Al Ayn, Oman: Prehistoric beehive tombs - Carolynn-in-Dubai

The Al Ayn tombs are located on the northern bank of Wadi Al Ayn. There are 21 tombs in varying states of repair, lined up along the upper edge of the ridge. The tombs are believed to date back to the third millennium BC and are built from local limestone. Each tomb measures 5 metres across with a triangular entrance facing east.

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