Al Muharraq
in Muharraq Governorate, Bahrain

Noteable things around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
26.257 and 50.612 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 26° 15' 25" and E 50° 36' 42"
Currency and Currency Code:
Dinar - BHD
Spoken languages:
Arabic, English, Persian, Urdu
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 07:51 PM (Saturday)
Timezone: Asia/Bahrain
UTC/GMT offset: 3 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:14 am and 6:05 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-23.178 and -134.915 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Akamaru
References
This place on Wikipedia
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Discover Al Muharraq

Al Muharraq in Muharraq Governorate with it's 97,458 citizens is a city in Bahrain a little north-east of Manama, the country's capital city.

Local time in Al Muharraq is now 07:51 PM (Saturday). The local timezone is named Asia / Bahrain with an UTC offset of 3 hours. We know of 8 airports in the vicinity of Al Muharraq, of which 3 are larger airports. The closest airport in Bahrain is Bahrain International Airport in a distance of 2 mi (or 3 km), North-East. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There are several Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site in Bahrain is Pearling, Testimony of an Island Economy in a distance of 1 mi (or 2 km), South. Looking for a place to stay? we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

When in this area, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Manama, Dammam, Madinat ash Shamal, Al Khawr and Az Za`ayin. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info. Let's start with some photos from the area.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 39°C / 101 °F

Morning Temperature 39°C / 101 °F
Evening Temperature 36°C / 98 °F
Night Temperature 35°C / 95 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 75%
Air Pressure 1003.9 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 3 km/h (2 mph) from West
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear

Sunday, 25th of August 2019

33°C (91 °F)
34°C (93 °F)
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.

Monday, 26th of August 2019

35°C (95 °F)
35°C (95 °F)
Sky is clear, calm, clear sky.

Tuesday, 27th of August 2019

35°C (95 °F)
33°C (92 °F)
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.

Hotels and Places to Stay

Elite Resort & Spa

Address
1,0 mi
Shaikh Hamad Causeway
Manama
Bahrain

Time Information

Checkout: 13:00 - Checkin: 13:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


MOVENPICK HOTEL BAHRAIN

Address
1,0 mi
143 ROAD 2403
224 Muharraq Town
Bahrain

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin: 13:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


The Diplomat Radisson Blu Hotel Residence & Spa

Address
1,7 mi
Diplomatic Area, Road 1701
5243 Manama
Bahrain

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Fraser Suites Diplomatic Area

Address
1,7 mi
Road 1701, Block 317 Diplomatic Area Bahrain,PO Box 11527, Building 34
317 Manama
Bahrain

Time Information

Checkout: 13:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Sheraton Bahrain Hotel

Address
2,1 mi
6 Palace Avenue P.O. Box 30
319 Manama
Bahrain

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Residence Inn Manama Juffair

Address
2,6 mi
Building 894, Road 2408, Block 324, Al Fateh
76151 Manama
Bahrain

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Taj Plaza Hotel

Address
2,6 mi
Road No - 2417 Building No -998 Block No -324
30546 Juffair
Bahrain

Time Information

Checkout: 14:00 - Checkin: 09:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Marriott Executive Apartments Manama Bahrain

Address
2,5 mi
Building 864, Road 2414, Block 324, Al Fateh
76151 Manama
Bahrain

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Ramee Palace

Address
2,5 mi
Building No 106.Road No 22. Block No 324
Manama
Bahrain

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Serene Landmark

Address
2,3 mi
Building #66, Avenue 22, Area 324
20139 Al Manamah
Bahrain

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Videos from this area

These are videos related to the place based on their proximity to this place.

Boat Trip to Bu Maher Fort | قلعة بو ماهر

Published: April 22, 2014
Length: 30:49 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Dilmuni Couple

بعد التدشين الرسمي لمركز معلومات قلعة بوماهر، أول مشروع بطريق اللؤلؤ المدرج على قائمة التراث العالمي الإنس...


BAHRAIN MANAMA TIME LAPS

Published: May 16, 2013
Length: 34:47 min
Rating: 3 of 5
Author: Qais Alamar


حسن الحسيني : رسالة لمن أراد إيقاف مسلسل الفاروق عمر

Published: July 29, 2012
Length: 21:05 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Eslah Manama

ندوة نقاشية عن المسلسلات التاريخية ومسلسل الفاروق عمر خصوصاً.


حسن الحسيني وفتح باب تمثيل الصحابة

Published: July 29, 2012
Length: 09:51 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Eslah Manama

ندوة نقاشية مع الشيخ حسن الحسيني عن مسلسل الفاروق عمر ورأيه بين الـ (مع و ضد) .. وبهذا المقطع يتحدث عن من إتهمه...


Seef Mall

Published: April 01, 2009
Length: 23:15 min
Rating: 3 of 5
Author: Phil Houghton

A massive mall in downtown Manama - Seef District. To give you some ideas how big it will have its own indoor water park!.


وصية من نبيل رجب لشعب البحرين يوم تشييع والدته 4-10-2012

Published: October 06, 2012
Length: 31:57 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: matamtv

كلمة للناشط الحقوقي البحريني البارز نبيل رجب يوم تشييع والدته رحمها الله - البحرين / المنامة - الخميس 17 ذو...


مسلسل الفاروق عمر .. والضجة التي أحدثها

Published: July 29, 2012
Length: 20:19 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Eslah Manama

ندوة نقاشية عن مسلسل الفاروق عمر جمعت بين الشيخ حسن الحسيني والشيخ خالد الشنو .. بهذا المقطع يتكلم الشيخ...


مراسم تشييع والدة البطل الناشط الحقوقي نبيل رجب 4-10-2012

Published: October 04, 2012
Length: 44:43 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: matamtv

Funeral of the mother of the Human Rights activist Nabeel Rajab - Bahrain / Manama - Thursday October 4th, 2012 (Live Recorded Video) تشييع خادمة الإمام الحسين (ع) والدة...


Al Safir Hotel & Tower

Published: June 18, 2009
Length: 36:24 min
Rating: 3 of 5
Author: TheAlsafir

Imagine entering a magical realm that transports you to an era of yore, where oriental architecture meets Arabian hospitality in a flawless amalgamation. Ideally located in Juffair, within...


Al-Fateh Grand Mosque

Published: October 19, 2011
Length: 18:01 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: David Teachey


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Attractions and noteworthy things

Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.

Bahrain International Airport

Bahrain International Airport is an international airport located in Muharraq, an island on the northern tip of Bahrain, about 7 km northeast of the capital Manama. It is the primary hub for Gulf Air and was the hub for the now defunct Bahrain Air. A BD113m ($300 million) expansion and refurbishment program was launched in the third quarter of 2006 which will see the creation of a new multi-storey car park and retail complex adjacent to the main terminal building.

Located at 26.2708, 50.6336 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Buildings and structures in Manama, Airports in Bahrain, Airports established in 1932, Airfields of the United States Army Air Forces, USAAF Air Transport Command Airfields - Middle East

Capital Governorate, Bahrain

The Capital Governorate is one of the five governorates of Bahrain. The governorate covers Manama, the capital of Bahrain.

Located at 26.2361, 50.5831 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Governorates of Bahrain

Muharraq Governorate

The Muharraq Governorate is one of the five governorates of Bahrain. It is now co-extensive with the municipality of Al Muharraq and with Muharraq Island together with outlying islets. It includes the former municipality of Al Hadd at the southern end of that island. The centre of Muharraq contains some of the oldest residential properties in the Kingdom, many of which have been rented out by their Bahraini owners to expatriate workers.

Located at 26.25, 50.6167 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Governorates of Bahrain

Muharraq

Muharraq is Bahrain's third largest city and served as its capital until 1923 when it was replaced by Manama. The city is located on Muharraq Island and has long been a centre of religiosity. Bahrain International Airport is also located on the island. Adjacent to Muharraq are the man-made Amwaj Islands, known for their large buildings, hotels and beaches. Muharraq is home to Muharraq Club, which is Bahrain's most successful football club.

Located at 26.25, 50.6167 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Bahrain, History of Bahrain, Former municipalities (regions) of Bahrain

Muharraq Airfield

Muharraq airfield is a military base located adjacent to Bahrain International Airport. It is run by the United States Navy and usually ships supplies in and out of the airport with many of them from other countries as well. The U.S. Navy, the U.S. Marines, the Bahrain Police, and others run the security at the airfield. Security at this place is considered one of the best in the world.

Located at 26.277, 50.615 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
United States Navy facilities, United States Naval Air Stations, Buildings and structures in Bahrain

Bahrain National Museum

The Bahrain National Museum (also referred to as National Museum of Bahrain) is the largest and one of the oldest public museums in Bahrain. It is constructed near the King Faisal Highway in Manama and opened in December 1988. The US$30 million museum complex covers 27,800 sq meters and consists of two buildings.

Located at 26.2415, 50.5975 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
National museums, Museums in Bahrain, Museums established in 1988, Buildings and structures in Manama, Visitor attractions in Manama, Education in Manama, Organisations based in Manama

Gulf Air Flight 072

On 23 August 2000, Gulf Air Flight 072 from Cairo, on approach to Bahrain International Airport crashed into the shallow waters 5 kilometers from the airport.

Located at 26.2889, 50.6333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Airliner accidents and incidents caused by pilot error, Aviation accidents and incidents in Bahrain, Aviation accidents and incidents in 2000, 2000 in Bahrain, Accidents and incidents involving the Airbus A320, Airliner accidents and incidents involving controlled flight into terrain, Gulf Air accidents and incidents

Bahrain Bourse

The Bahrain Stock Exchange (BSE) was established in 1987 by Amiri Decree No.(4) and officially commenced operations on June 17, 1989, with 29 listed companies. Currently, there are 50 companies listed on the exchange. The BSE operates as an autonomous institution supervised by an independent Board of Directors, chaired by the Governor of the Central Bank of Bahrain.

Located at 26.2375, 50.5733 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Economy of Bahrain, Stock exchanges in the Middle East, Companies of Bahrain, Stock exchanges in Asia

Muharraq Island

Muharraq Island is the third largest island in the archipelago of Bahrain after Bahrain Island and Hawar Island. It is named after Muharraq City, the former capital of Bahrain. There are several towns and villages located on the Island, including: Al Muharraq Al Dair Arad Busaiteen Hidd Galali Halat Bu Maher Halat Nuaim (connected by road) Halat Seltah (connected by road) Samaheej Bahrain International Airport and the Muharraq Airfield are also located on the island.

Located at 26.2669, 50.6384 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Islands of Bahrain

Arad Fort

Arad Fort is a 15th century fort in Arad, Bahrain. Arad Fort was built in the typical style of Islamic forts during the 15th century A.D. before the Portuguese invasion of Bahrain in 1622 A.D. This fort is one of the compact defensive forts in Bahrain. In its present location, it overlooks various sea passages of Muharraq's shallow seashores.

Located at 26.2525, 50.6269 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
History of Bahrain, Tourism in Bahrain, Forts in Bahrain

Beit Al Quran

Beit Al Qur'an is a multi-purpose complex dedicated to the Islamic arts and is located in Hoora, Bahrain. Established in 1990, the complex is most famous for its Islamic museum, which has been acknowledged as being one of the most renowned Islamic museums in the world.

Located at 26.2397, 50.5917 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Library buildings completed in 1990, Islamic culture, Museums in Bahrain, Religious museums, Libraries in Bahrain, Mosques in Bahrain, Schools in Bahrain, Quran

Al Fateh Grand Mosque

The Al-Fateh Mosque (also known as Al-Fateh Islamic Center & Al Fateh Grand Mosque) is one of the largest mosques in the world, encompassing 6,500 square meters and having the capacity to accommodate over 7,000 worshippers at a time. The mosque is the largest place of worship in Bahrain. It is located next to the King Faisal Highway in Juffair, which is a town located in the capital city of Manama. The huge dome built on top of the Al-Fatih Mosque is constructed entirely of fiberglass.

Located at 26.2189, 50.5981 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Mosques in Bahrain, Buildings and structures in Manama, Visitor attractions in Manama

Bab Al Bahrain

Bab Al Bahrain is a historical building located in the Customs Square in Manama's former central business district. It marks the main entrance to the Manama souq. Designed by Sir Charles Belgrave, adviser to the Emir and completed in 1945, Bab Al Bahrain once stood close to the water's edge. Due to extensive land reclamation in the later years, the sea is located a few kilometres north.

Located at 26.2347, 50.5747 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Tourism in Bahrain, History of Bahrain

Sacred Heart Church (Manama, Bahrain)

The Sacred Heart Church is a Roman Catholic parish in Manama, Bahrain. The church is one of only two catholic churches in Bahrain (the other being the Catholic Church of Our Lady of the Visitation in Awali). The Sacred Heart Church serves an estimated 140,000 people. The parish priest is Fr. Uldarico Camus.

Located at 26.2275, 50.5797 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Buildings and structures in Manama, Roman Catholic churches in Asia, Places of worship in Bahrain, Roman Catholic Church in Bahrain

Al Muharraq Stadium

Al Muharraq Stadium is a multi-use stadium situated in Arad, Bahrain. It is currently used mostly for football matches and is the home ground of Muharraq Club. The stadium holds 20,000 people. The stadium underwent maintenance works for a month, during September 2012.

Located at 26.2578, 50.6278 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Football venues in Bahrain

Busaiteen

Busaiteen is a small town in northern Bahrain. It is located on Muharraq Island, just north of Muharraq City. Its native inhabitants are Bahrani Shia. Since the 18th century, Busaiteen has been inhabited by Sunni Arab immigrants, where they form the majority of the town's population today. On January 1, 2012, a woman native to the town called Fakhriyya Jassim inhaled tear gas fired by security forces in Jid Ali. She died 2 days later on January 3.

Located at 26.272, 50.609 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Bahrain

Galali

Galali is a small area in the Kingdom of Bahrain, located on Muharraq Island, north of Muharraq City. Galali used to be the farthest north point of Bahrain before the development of the manmade artificial islands of Amwaj Islands. Galali in Arabic means a group of cliffs, a high place, this is when people first found out this area of Bahrain they know it by its small cliffs and referred to it by that name. Around 2000 people used to live in Galali (1991 census).

Located at 26.2667, 50.65 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Bahrain

Halat Nuaim

Halat Nuaim is a Bahraini island. It is located off the coast of Muharraq island, near the town of Hidd. It has traditionally been inhabited by the Al Nuaim tribe.

Located at 26.2395, 50.6353 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Islands of Bahrain, Populated places in Bahrain

Samaheej

Samaheej is a village in Bahrain on the northern coast of Muharraq Island. Al Dair village lies to its northwest, while Galali lies to its southeast. It is north of Bahrain International Airport. Samaheej was the seat of Nestorian Christian bishops and a centre for Christians in the Persian Gulf. Before the discovery of oil in Bahrain, most of the inhabitants were involved in farming, especially date palms, and fishing. The inhabitants of Samaheej are Baharna Shias.

Located at 26.283, 50.6335 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Bahrain

Ministry of Foreign Affairs (Bahrain)

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs is the Bahraini government ministry which oversees the international relations of Bahrain. In April 2012, King Hamad appointed Ghanim Al Buainain, leader of the Salafist Al Asalah party, as the new Minister of State for Foreign Affairs.

Located at 26.2378, 50.5784 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Foreign affairs ministries, Foreign relations of Bahrain, Government ministries of Bahrain

Shaikh Isa Causeway

Shaikh Isa Causeway is a causeway in the Kingdom of Bahrain connecting Busaiteen to the Diplomatic Area, near the Seef area. Opened to the public in January 1997, it was constructed to relieve the congestion of the previous bridge connecting Muharraq Island to the mainland Bahrain Island. It can be recognized by its triangular white columns, meant to symbolise sails. It is named after the deceased emir of Bahrain, Isa bin Salman al-Khalifa.

Located at 26.2535, 50.5934 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Bridges in Bahrain, Causeways

Al Dair

Al Dair is a village in Bahrain on the northern coast of Muharraq Island. It lies north of the Bahrain International Airport, and north west of Samaheej village. Before the discovery of oil in Bahrain, most of the inhabitants were involved in farming, especially date palms, and fishing. The inhabitants of Al Dair are Baharna Shias. The name Al Dair is Arabic for "the monastery," indicating the Christian past of Muharraq Island.

Located at 26.285, 50.624 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Bahrain

Halat Seltah

Halat Seltah is a Bahraini island. It is located off the coast of Muharraq island, near the town of Hidd, and neighbour the island of Halat Nuaim. It has traditionally been inhabited by the Al Sulaiti tribe after whom the island is named. The island is today connected to Muharraq Island and Halat Nuaim by a road.

Located at 26.243, 50.638 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Islands of Bahrain, Populated places in Bahrain

Al Zamil Tower

Al Zamil Tower is a skyscraper in Fereej Al Fadhel, Manama, Bahrain, located opposite the Bahrain Sheraton, Manama and just across from Government House. Built in 2005, the 21-storey tower covers 16,893 square metres of space and has parking facilities for 154 cars. It won the Aga Khan Award for Architecture in 2007.

Located at 26.2367, 50.5808 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Skyscrapers in Bahrain, Buildings and structures in Manama, Aga Khan Award for Architecture winners

Bahrain Pearling Trail

The Bahrain pearling trail is a 3.5 km trail located in the island of Muharraq, in Bahrain, that was used by pearl divers during much of Bahrain's history until the early 1930s, when the pearl market in Bahrain crashed as a result of the introduction of cultured pearls from Japan. Pearling in Bahrain has occurred since 2000 BC.

Located at 26.25, 50.61 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Tourism in Bahrain, World Heritage Sites in Bahrain

Districts of the same city

These districts belong to Al Muharraq.

Other districts

These are districts that are close by, but belong to a different city than Al Muharraq.

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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Muharrak, Muhurraq, Muharraq Town, Moharek, Muharraq, Al-Muḥarrak, Al Muḩarraq, اَلْمُحَرَّق, محرق, Al-Muharraq, Al Muharraq, Al Muharrak, Аль-Мухаррак