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Bab el-Bahrain Souk, Manama

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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. Plan your Bab el-Bahrain Souk visit and explore what else you can see and do in Manama using our Manama road trip planning tool.
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  • It's Heart of City Centre, in a way old town. The gate used to be the port and the building used to be immigration office The Indian and mesopotamian used this port to trade spices and goods since.....  more »
  • If you are visiting Manama the Souk is a must. Lots of culture and shopping. You can get custom tailored clothing or fine jewelry, and much more. Highly recommend  more »

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