Why visit Bahrain?
Bahrain is a gorgeous Arab country that skirts in the Persian Gulf. Often overlooked by travelers, this place has a peaceful scenario and is comprised of beautiful beaches, museums, monuments facilitated by a moderate temperature. Unlike Dubai and Qatar, where just 10% of the population consists of Nationals, Bahrain gives you an actual Arab experience since it comprises population having more than 50% of Arab Nationals. Bahrain is said to have a dazzling nightlife with tons of clubs, bars, and restaurants dotted all over. There are several art galleries representing beautiful artworks, which can be purchased at low prices. Also, Bahrain has numerous currency exchange centers exchanging currency at low rates facilitating the travelers to spend a little more than their budget.
Places To Visit In Bahrain
Dilmun Burial Mounds
This place is said to be the largest prehistoric cemetery in the world and holds almost 3,50,000 ancient burial mounds that date back to 4000 years. Archeological excavations are carried out at this place in order to explore something about Dilum Civilization.
Bahrain National Museum
This museum is said to be the best attraction in Bahrain facilitating a beautiful view of the waterfront through its windows. It encloses artifacts from ancient Dilmun, Traditional Trades, and crafts, graves, and depicts Dilum customs as well as its Tradition.
Known for its pearl and gold, Manama Souq is situated in the maze of streets and is a great shopping site that attracts people from every class. Products such as electronics, spices, perfumes, natural herbs and a plethora of other Bahrain essentials can be easily found at this place.
Bahrain Fort is listed among one of the UNESCO World Heritage sites and was built by Portuguese during the 15th and 16th century. The fort is surrounded by the ruins of Dilmun Era and everyone is allowed to climb on to the top to have a mesmerizing view of the sea.
Tree of Life
Tree of Life is basically a high Prosopis Cineraria tree that is standing alone in the middle of a dry desert from the last 400 years. Nobody knows how it manages to be so fresh and has green leaves in such a place and that too for so long. This mystery attracts more than 50,000 tourists every single year.
Popular Activities in Bahrain
Bahrain is famous for its F1, Motor racing event as well as Water sports events. The following are described as under:
The world’s best car racing event finds its home at this place. Bahrain encloses one of the best racing tracks, The Bahrain International Circuit (BIC) being the superior one accompanied by The Gulf Air Bahrain Grand Pix and the new Karting Circuit. Race events also include activities and exhibitions keeping family entertainment as their main focus.
Facilitated by moderate temperature and warm shallow waters, Bahrain is best suited for water sports such as Scuba diving, night time sea fishing and several other aquatic pursuits. Since it is famous for its pearl industry, travelers are also allowed to dive in to find their own pearls but under the supervision of The Blue Dive Center or a Scuba Master. Also, to replenish the Aquatic life, Bahrain is planning to add 15000 artificial reefs into the seas to build a new fish habitat and also to support the delicate and declining Ecosystem. Car Rental acts as an icing on a cake in Bahrain since it is a vast country and is comprised of plenty of attractions and adventurous activities that can’t be covered using public transports.
Hence, rent a car with Global Car Rental to easily travel and make the most out of your adventurous journey.