Omdurman is the largest city in Sudan and Khartoum State, lying on the western banks of the River Nile, opposite the capital, Khartoum. Omdurman has a population of approximately 2,500,000 and is the national center of commerce.

Although Khartoum is the official capital of Sudan, Omdurman is the country’s historic, cultural, and spiritual capital. It is also part of a tri-city metropolitan area (with Khartoum and Khartoum North) that forms the country’s political, industrial, and commercial heart.

Omdurman is a city you can’t miss visiting its marvelous landscapes and sites with our luxury tours to Sudan


Omdurman Attractions

Sheikh Hamad El Nil Tomb

Sheikh Hamed El-Nil was a 19th-century Sufi leader of the Qadiriyah order (tariqa). The tomb and the mosque are located in the western side of.....More info

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Souk "Souq" of Omdurman

This is the largest and the most famous and vibrant souq in the country! The souq is abuzz with noise and color, and gives visitors.....More info

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The Khalifa House Museum

  Beit Al-Khalifa, the Khalifa House Museum, was built in 1887 in Omdurman city, which is rich with the historical sites that date back to the.....More info

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The Mahdi's Tomb

The Mausoleum of Muhammad Ahmed “the Mahdi” is the most recognizable building in the city. Originally constructed in 1885 after his death, the first mausoleum.....More info

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