Things to Know about Bahrain
The beautiful archipelago of Bahrain consists of 33 islands. It is popularly called the Kingdom of Two Seas. Also known as the Garden of Eden from Biblical times and the “Pearl of the Gulf”, the beautiful Bahrain is a prime attraction for the tourists visiting the Middle East.
Best Places to Visit
Bahrain is home to many attractions. Our Bahrain City Guide will help you in exploring some of its popular attractions including the Qala'at Al Bahrain, Pearling Trail, Bahrain National Museum, Al Fateh Mosque, La Fontaine Centre of Contemporary Art, Manama Souq, Janabiya Camel Farm, Ad-Diraz Temple, Al-’Areen Wildlife Sanctuary,and Jasra House & Handicrafts Centre.
Best Time to Visit
Bahrain’s climate is usually hot and arid. Plan your visit to Bahrain during the winter season in the months from December through March. Bahrain can also be visited during the spring season in April and May, as well as in autumn season in late September, October and November.
Best Dining Places
A large number of restaurants specializing in Asian food of India, Pakistan, Philippines and Thailand can be found everywhere in Bahrain. Apart from Asian cuisines, the restaurants also serve Middle Eastern, Italian and Western cuisines as well.
Best Places to Stay
You can find numerous accommodations options across the capital city Manama. Most of the luxury 5-star and 2-star hotels are located close to the major attractions. For cheap hotels in Bahrain, visit Juffair and Seef areas in Manama.
Best Airlines to Reach
Bahrain is served by Bahrain International Airport. Many international airlines connect Bahrain from various parts of the world. Some of the major airlines here include Gulf Air, United Airlines, British Airways, KLM, Emirates Airlines, EgyptAir, Ethiopian Airlines, Qatar Airways, Turkish Airlines, Etihad Airways, Royal Jordanian Airlines and others.