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Doha Express City Tour
"Discover The Pearl an extraordinary artificial island created in a shape of an oyster which has set the standard for luxury. Explore then Katara the stunning cultural village in a beautiful beachfront at the heart of Doha with an amphitheater an opera art galleries and restaurants from various countries and cultures. Next stop is The Equestrian Club or “Royal Stable” which gives home to the royal race horses and international priceless spring horses. Continue with The Museum of Islamic Arts the iconic museum including pieces covering over a thousand years of Islamic Art. Conclude at Souk Waqif the authentic traditional market with its fascinating maze of alleyways and typical atmosphere retaining its old-character
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Doha Express City Tour
"Discover The Pearl an extraordinary artificial island created in a shape of an oyster which has set the standard for luxury. Explore then Katara the stunning cultural village in a beautiful beachfront at the heart of Doha with an amphitheater an opera art galleries and restaurants from various countries and cultures. Next stop is The Equestrian Club or “Royal Stable” which gives home to the royal race horses and international priceless spring horses. Continue with The Museum of Islamic Arts the iconic museum including pieces covering over a thousand years of Islamic Art. Conclude at Souk Waqif the authentic traditional market with its fascinating maze of alleyways and typical atmosphere retaining its old-character
From $60.00
 
Private Souk Waqif or Al Wakra Souk Shopping Tour in Doha
"Enjoy a visit to the Souq's of Doha. Be picked up from your hotel and taken on an unforgettable shopping tour.A visit to one of the falcon shops is a unique experience – some shopkeepers will allow you to photograph and handle the birds while exp particularly on festive occasions and opportunities to photograph donkeys with traditional patterned saddles. Enjoy your day or evening at the Souq before returning to your hotel.""""Souq Waqif is a showpiece of traditional architecture handicrafts and folk art and was once a weekend trading area for the Bedouin. The only traditional souq to remain in the Gulf
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More Off The Beaten Path in Manama

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The Shaikh Isa Bin Ali Mosque

This is the Shaikh Isa Bin Ali Mosque in the old souk and you will find it next to Shaikh Isa Bin Ali House. The mosque is a very impressive building with 2 minarettes and a lot of interesting details...
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The Four Seasons and United Towers

The Four Seasons and United Towers are sights that you will be able to recognize already from a far distance. Unfortunately I was not able to get any closer. These buildings had been constructed in...
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a Shaikh house in the Souk

This is another traditional Shaikh house that you will find in the souk of Al Muharraq and unfortunately I was not able to get inside, although the door was obviously open for visitors and the whole...
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a medrese maybe

This is the most interesting medrese or mosque in Al Muharraq in my personal opinion, because it is decorated with some unique tiles like I have never seen it for a mosque in any other part of the...
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a mosque in the old souk

This is one of the many mosques that you will find in the Souk of Muharraq, the north-east part of Manama. There was no way to take a look inside for a tourist and non-muslim like me, but it was great...
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in the old Souk

Dont miss the old Souk of Al Muharraq, a part of Manama in the north-east of town. We came to the Souk of Al Muharraq on December 16th - that is the National Holiday of Bahrain - and where quite...
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decorated roundabouts

Manama is a city that was built in a former desert after 1970, when oil-prices went up and so all of the city was planned with lots of spaces for streets, gardens and houses. And it was an interesting...
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camel farm

Definitely not a visit I would recommend... near the Saudi bridge it is possible to stop and visit a large camel farm. There are over 600 camels there which belong to the Emir.. We asked what he would...
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first oil well and museum

Out in the middle of nowhere in the Southern Governorate, it is possible to see the first oil well found in the country - and the attached museum next door should give you all the relevant...
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Bahrain Fort

Qal'at al-Bahrain is better known as Bahrain Fort or Portuguese Fort and it is located outside Manama. It was inscribed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 2005.The fort is huge with walls as high as...
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bridge to saudi arabia

The King Fahd Causeway is the causeway-bridge which links Saudi Arabia to Bahrain. Half-way along it there is the official border point but just before there is a parking lot with a panoramic tower...
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Countryside of the North-West

The north-west of the island is, by far, my favourite part of the whole of Bahrain. It's not just because of the small, picturesque villages, but because it is here that you see the best views of...
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Al Ali Mosque

Al A'li's main mosque is a bit of an anomaly, as it does not have a golden dome, nor does it have any of the tiling that seems to be fairly common for shi'ite mosques. It does have, however, a...
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Al A'li

Al Ali is famous for one particular thing - pottery. One should expect that in a country with a long traditiion of mercantile ventures, and with a lot of dry, dusty areas, that pottery would flourish....
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Rd 3801 Block 338 Bldg 11, Manama, Bahrain
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King Faisal Hwy, Manama, Bahrain
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PO Box 55577, Manama, Bahrain
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PO Box 5243, Kingdom of Bahrain, Manama, 5243, Bahrain
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Diplomatic Area, King Faisal Highway, Manama, 5831, Bahrain
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6 Palace Avenue, P.O. Box 30, Manama, 30, Bahrain
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Things to Do Near Manama

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Corniche

Although it only has a pedestrian walkway for part of the way, it is quite interesting to walk along the corniche. You will pass a beautifully tiled (possibly Iranian) mosque, the heritage area, the...
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