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Qal'at al-Bahrain

754 Reviews

Qal'at al-Bahrain

754 Reviews
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Arabian Sunset Horse Riding & Stable Tour

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Ride an Arabian horse in the desert on a Bahrain horseback riding tour, with the option to add traditional Arabic snacks and a costumed photo session. Desert temperatures can be punishing in the middle of the day, but this tour is timed so you can enjoy the cooler air and golden light of the desert at sunset; you’ll have views of the UNESCO-listed Bahrain Fort as the sun drops into the sand.
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Norman A wrote a review Mar 2020
Playa del Carmen, Mexico11 contributions2 helpful votes
It was a fun experience to have with some friends. I honestly liked going here than to city center more because I felt like there was an actual goal at hand rather than just "looking at prices" Good experience with friends but definitely a 1 time thing.
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Date of experience: May 2019
Bahrain Tours 🇧🇭 wrote a review Mar 2020
Manama, Bahrain20 contributions
Photo with my amazing tourists in Qal’at Al Bahrain & old Dilmun city BC 2800, its the oldest city in the region. also known as the Bahrain Fort or Portuguese Fort, is an archaeological site located in Bahrain. Archaeological excavations carried out since 1954 have unearthed antiquities from an artificial mound of 12 m (39 ft) height containing seven stratified layers, created by various occupants from 2300 BC up to the 18th century, including Kassites, Greeks, Portuguese and Persians. It was once the capital of the Dilmun civilization and was inscribed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 2005.
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Date of experience: March 2020
Nawal H wrote a review Mar 2020
Bahrain273 contributions18 helpful votes
A castle of 5000 years of history, interesting how many eras it faced, got occupied by the Portuguese and then Islamic era, each era left a unique touch in it, must see if you are visiting Bahrain
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Date of experience: March 2020
aevans28 wrote a review Feb 2020
Northern Ireland, United Kingdom115 contributions79 helpful votes
Taxi driver hired from souq took us here - free entry and so interesting . Really informative , well laid out and would definitely recommend a visit to this place
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Date of experience: February 2020
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unordinary_traveller wrote a review Feb 2020
Hobart, Australia126 contributions34 helpful votes
Fort is excellent, especially for free and especially if you pickup the free audio guide from the museum on the way. Museum however is overpriced at 2BD, it’s very small and really the Fort and audio guide provides enough info for all but the budding archeologists. Short audio tour is 30-45min, long is 90min. I choose to hear extra bits of interest and all up spent 2hrs walking around. The Cafe also I thought overpriced. But Fort is excellent and easily accessible by X2 bus from Manama.
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Date of experience: February 2020
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