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Bab el-Bahrain Souk, Manama

(3.2/5 based on 650+ reviews on the web)
Bab el-Bahrain Souk lets you discover an old world market composed of a labyrinth of alleys lined by spice vendors, carpet merchants, and specialist stores, including a designated complex of dozens of fine jewelers. Soak up the sights and smells of this authentic market, picking up local handicraft and tasty treats to take home. Leading toward the central business district, the recently added appendage to the market provides a modern twist to the area, with many of Bahrain's most popular malls lining the central streets. Use our Manama vacation route planner to visit Bab el-Bahrain Souk on your trip to Manama, and learn what else travelers and our writers recommend seeing nearby.
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  • Bab el-Bahrain Souk is a vibrant Souk with very much and several shops. A disadvantage is that also in the narrow streets cars allowed to drive.
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  • It's not the first time when I visit a gulf country, a soak, but this place was really a big dissapointment; extremely dirty, cheap things and full of indian people.I coudn't stay there more than 5min...  more »
  • The Souk stretches out over a few streets, worth a visit if you are in Manama. It sells pretty much everything a great place to buy souvenirs.  more »