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Full Day Private Tour: Treasures of Bahrain
"Be picked up from your hotel lobby by your English speaking guide at 09.00am. The first stop is at Al Fateh Grand Mosque. This is the first mosque in the region to open to tourists and is the largest mosque on the island which can accommodate 7000 worshippers. With its exquisite Bahraini architecture crowned by the world’s largest fiberglass dome and blessed with tranquillity reserved for the holiest of holy places it is important to dress modestly and remove footwear before entering. Women should cover their head.The second stop is the Bahrain National Museum. This houses a wonderful collection of exhibits from contemporary Bahraini paintings sculptures and ceramics
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Half Day Private Tour: Trail of Delmon Civilization from Manama
"At 09.00 your English speaking guide will meet you at hotel lobby. First visit will be Bahrain Fort a16th century fort built by the Portuguese. The area where it is located is known as Qalat Al Bahrain with lots of hidden history of Dilmon Civilization. Then Next will be Saar burial chambers. Saar is a single-period Early Dilmun settlement located on the north-west part of the island of Bahrain near the center of the Persian Gulf. Dilmun was a trade partner between the ancient states of Meluhha (the Indus Valley civilizations of Pakistan and India) and Mesopotamia (what is today Iraq). Saar covers an area of about 2.5 hectares (6 acre and lies on the side of a north/south limestone ridge which once included an extensive cemetery.Next proceed to the Barbar Temple Barbar temples to the north of Saar that were discovered in 1954. Its' excavations were continued by a Danish expedi by which time three superimposed temples had been investigated and dated around 2000 BC at climax of the Dilmun civilization. Temples 1 and 11 are built on two superposed platforms and are connected to a monumental well and its spring which apparently played an important role in the local cult. Little remains of the third temple which includes a large square platform and was apparently larger than the two previous ones.The last visit of the day will be Burial Mounds. Nota
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Full Day Private Tour: Pearl of Bahrain
"Be picked up from your hotel lobby by your English speaking guide at 09.00am. Visit Al Fateh Grand Mosque. This is the first mosque in the region to open to tourists and is the largest mosque on the island which can accommodate 7000 worshippers. With its exquisite Bahraini architecture crowned by the world’s largest fiberglass dome and blessed with tranquillity reserved for the holiest of holy places it is important to dress modestly and remove footwear before entering. Women should cover their head. On to visit Bahrain National Museum. This houses a wonderful collection of exhibits from contemporary Bahraini paintings sculptures and ceramics
From $420.00

More Things to Do in Dhahran

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visit the oil exhibit

Dhahran contains The Saudi Oil Company "ARAMCO" which is the first oil company world wide. there you are advise to visit the saudi aramco exhibit center. It is basically about the history of oil in...
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Sunset Beach

Sunset beach is an exclusive residence and resort community. Inside there is a big waterpark, a bowling alley, arcade, pool hall and dining facilities. The water park is fun with numous slides, a lazy...
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Dune Four Wheeling

Go out to Half Moon Bay and rent an ATV and cruise up and down the dunes. Negotiate a price and then take off. No silly things like helmets, gloves or protective clothing (so bring your own if you...
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Visit Hofuf

It is interesting and a good idea to go out to the smaller local communities and do some shopping. Most people are real friendly and you find things you can't find in the big cities of Dammam and...
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Dune Daredevils

Many locals go out to the beach in the late afternoon and drive their cars up and down the dunes. Normally these are SUVs but sometimes you see old Chevy Caprice's going up and sometimes coming down...
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Half Moon Bay

Going to the beach is a popular pastime. The beaches have soft light-tan sand with no rocks and very little waves. Perfect weather for sailing and motorboating. A popular location is Half Moon Bay:...
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BMX and Skateboarding

The Aramco Community in Dhahran has an area for BMX and skateboarding. It looks to be done up prettty well, although I have not personally participated in this activity and neither has my children....
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Go To A Park

The Aramco Community in Dhahran has numerous parks. Our favorite is Dhahran Hills Park. It has been recently redone and is beautiful! We have spent a lot of fun family time at several of the parks...
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Gather up friends and family and go on a picnic!

Picnic's are a lot of fun. It is a way to relax and enjoy yourself and your surroundings. We have had several in the parks here in Dhahran, as well as out in the desert while looking for sand roses. I...
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Bowl for Fun or Sport

The Aramco Community in Dhahran has a nice bowling alley. They even have bumper's on some of the lanes so the kids can come along. They have shoes to rent as well as balls to borrow, or you can bring...
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Swim in a refreshing pool

There are a few different swimming pools here to choose from. They also offer swimming lessons for various levels of swimming. There is also pools with swim lanes to stay fit, while enjoying the cool...
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Climb and Explore Jebels'

There are many jebels in Saudi Arabia, and some are close right here in Dhahran. Including in the Armanco community here. They are fun to climb and explore. They also make for a nice view when you get...
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Play or Coach a Sport

There are all kinds of sports here. Soccer, baseball, softball, track, swimming, tennis, and many more. Sports for children as well as for adults. There is always a place for another coach as well....
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Visit A Duck Pond

We now have two duck ponds in the Aramco Community in Dhahran. One is located in Dhahran Hills par, and the other by the golf course. They are both very beautiful and are home to numerous ducks. A...
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