09.00 Our English speaking guide will meet the guests at the hotel lobby & continue tour.
The tour starts with the visit to the Al Fateh Grand Mosque. This is the first mosque in the region to open to tourists and is the largest mosque on the island. The exquisite Bahraini architecture, crowned by the world’s largest fiberglass dome, is one to see. Since the mosque is blessed with tranquility reserved for the holiest of holy places, it is important to dress modestly and remove footwear before entering. Women should cover their head.
Your next stop is Bahrain National Museum for a walk through a wonderful collection of exhibits, from contemporary Bahraini paintings, sculptures and ceramics, to scenes depicting life in the Delmon civilization of 6000 years ago, and even a reconstructed burial mound, complete with skeleton. View the beauty of Arabic calligraphy, including a beautiful display of illuminated Qur’ans and other religious documents. Take closer look at traditional trades and crafts, which are cleverly displayed in a reconstruction of a typical souq of the 1930s.Then move on to visit Bahrain Fort – a 16th century fort built by the Portuguese.
Stop for lunch before heading to Manama Souq/ Gold City, where you can experience the vibrant marketplace Browse through rare spices, throbs, amazing fabrics, kaftans, dry fruits, regional unique handicrafts, nuts, and more. Then make your way to the Bahrain City Center for more shopping. The Center is the first and largest mixed-use development in Bahrain offering the best shopping, leisure and entertainment experience to its customers under one roof. Make sure to stop by the region’s first climate-controlled indoor/outdoor water park, housed in the Center.
17.00Hrs After the tour back to hotel & over night at hotel.
Confirmation will be received at time of booking. Child rate applies only when sharing with 2 paying adults.
A moderate amount of walking is involved.
Half Day Tour : 9 AM – 5 PM