Salalah, is the capital and biggest metropolis of the southern Omani governorate of Dhofar. Its populace in 2009 became about 197,169. Salalah is the second one-biggest metropolis within the Sultanate of Oman, and the largest city within the Dhofar Province. Salalah is the birthplace of the contemporary sultan, Qaboos bin Said. Salalah attracts many humans from different elements of Oman and the Persian Gulf location at some stage in the monsoon/khareef season, which spans from July to September. The weather of the vicinity and the monsoon allows the town to grow a few vegetables and fruits like coconut and bananas.
There are many gardens within the city in which those greens and culmination grow. Salalah become the conventional capital of Dhofar, which reached the height of prosperity inside the thirteenth century thanks to the incense alternate. Later it decayed, and inside the 19th century it turned into absorbed by using the Sultanate of Muscat. Between 1932 and 1970, Salalah became the capital of the Sultanate of Muscat and Oman below Said bin Taimur. After the latter's demise, his son Qaboos determined to move the capital of Oman to Muscat.