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Bukha

Bukha

Located on the coast of the Arabian Gulf, on the west side of the Wilayat of Khasab it neighbors the Emirate of Ras Al Khaima in the west. It contains approximately 86 villages. There are a number of touristic attractions. The fort of Al Bilad, in the centre of the Wilayat was built in 1250 AH. There is also the fort of Al Qala'a, located on a mountain top which can be clearly seen from all over the Wilayat; also a .ruined mosque in the west of the Wilayat, together with two castles and a spring in the village of Al Jadi. There are also many caves in the mountains.
Traditional occupations
The most important occupations are black smithery and agriculture, producing dates, citrus fruit and fruit. The traditional industries are making small fishing boats, fishing nets and handicrafts from palm leaves.