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Catch the Essence of Manama - Half Day City Tour

By Visit Bahrain
Price is AU$113per adult


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  • Why Manama? Manama is an oasis for the thirsty traveller who lingers to discover the beauties of this world. Infused with tradition and driven by progress, Manama merges cultural heritage with state-of-the-art venues, offering a unique and exciting experience. You could spend days in a row immersing yourself in the cultural scene, enjoying traditional cuisine, soaking the sun on pristine beaches or venturing in activities that will spike your adrenaline levels. But if you only have half a day (4 hours) at your disposal, make sure you turn to us in order to capture the very essence of what makes Manama a unique city into a spectacular country.

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Catch the Essence of Manama - Half Day City Tour

Starting time: 9:00 am

Price details

Price is AU$112.89 per ticket, price for 1 Adult is AU$112.89


Price is AU$112.89

What's included, what's not

  • We’ve included all the commodities you might need to have the most comfortable tour and enjoy the sights and activities without worries. Here’s what you will get by booking the Half Day Tour:
  • A local guide with local flavoured stories
  • Complimentary WiFi
  • Complimentary Refreshments Onboard
  • Hotel pickup and drop off from selected Central Manama Hotels
  • Comfortable transport by luxury air-conditioned minibuses
  • All taxes, fees and handling charges
  • Guaranteed to skip the long lines
  • Bottled water
  • Drinks
  • Entry/Admission - Al-Fatih Mosque (Great Mosque)
  • Entry/Admission - Bahrain National Museum
  • Entry/Admission - Qal'at al-Bahrain
  • Guaranteed to skip the lines
  • Roaming around Manama will give you a lot of ideas. Maybe you’ll want to buy a priceless piece of jewellery, maybe you will fall in love with traditional potteries, maybe you will want a taste of the wonderful cuisine. With so many maybes,
  • Food and drinks
  • Hotel pick-up and drop-off from non-Manama hotels
  • We are not doing Pickup & Drop from Cruise Terminal.

Know before you book

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • We’re glad you’re so excited about the upcoming tour and want to know as much as possible. Don’t worry.
  • You will receive the full itinerary once you book and receive the confirmation.
  • Please take into account the fact that the timing and itineraries are subject to change.
  • We try our best to provide all the commodities and make our tour wheelchair accessible, but please note that not all of the sights visible offer the same accessibility.
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Grand Mosque not available on Fridays
  • Not recommended for infants 0-4 years old
  • Dress code is casual
  • Museum not available on Tuesday
  • Near public transport
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Most travellers can participate
  • We are not doing Pickup & Drop from Cruise Terminal.
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 18 travellers
  • Returns to original departure point
  • Departure time: 9:00 AM

What you can expect

This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: Al-Fatih Mosque (Great Mosque), Al Fatih Highway, Manama Bahrain

Our first stop will be at the at the impressive Al-Fateh Mosque, one of the biggest mosques in the world. Here, we’ll gain a deeper insight into the Arabic culture and admire the beautiful Kulic calligraphy and fibreglass dome that stand testimony of its greatness.If you join this tour on a Friday, we’ll make a quick photo stop to snap a fantastic memory due to prayer day.

(Photo stop on Fridays)

Duration: 35 minutes

Stop At: Bahrain National Museum, Al Fatih Highway, Manama Bahrain

We’ll continue our historical quest with a visit to the Bahrain National Museum and immerse ourselves in the rich history and culture of Bahrain which accounts for more than 6000 years.

(closed on Tuesdays)

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Muharraq souq, Al Muharraq Bahrain

Next, we’ll head to the Muharraq Souq and have a taste of the delectable Bahraini ‘Halwa’

(Closed on Friday)

Duration: 20 minutes

Stop At: Qal'at al-Bahrain, Karbabad Area Seef District, Manama Bahrain

Taste history at the Bahrain Fort and get in touch with ancient civilisations

(closed on Mondays)

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Bab el-Bahrain Souk, Bab Al Bahrain Ave, Manama 304 Bahrain

We’ll end the tour at the Bab al Bahrain, where we’ll try to reconstruct with our imagination what Bahrain looked some hundreds of years ago when this gate stood close to the water’s edge.

(Photo stop on Fridays)

Duration: 10 minutes


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Activity Location

  • Manama Capital Governorate

Meeting/Redemption Point

    • Bab AlBahrain, Manama, Bahrain Traveler pickup is offered Free pick-up from all centrally located Manama hotels. Muharraq, Airport, Amwaj, Southern Bahrain etc additional BHD 7 per guest for round trip pick-up & drop off (We are not doing Pickup & Drop from Cruise Terminal).
    • Manama Capital Governorate

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