Samāhīj
in Muharraq Governorate, Bahrain

Noteable things around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
26.280 and 50.635 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 26° 16' 48" and E 50° 38' 5"
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: 02:43 PM (Sunday)
Timezone: Asia/Bahrain
UTC/GMT offset: 3 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:12 am and 4:45 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-23.178 and -134.915 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Akamaru
References
This place on Geonames.org

Discover Samāhīj

Samāhīj in Muharraq Governorate is a town in Bahrain a little north-east of Manama, the country's capital city.

Current time in Samāhīj is now 02:43 PM (Sunday). The local timezone is named Asia / Bahrain with an UTC offset of 3 hours. We know of 8 airports near Samāhīj, of which 3 are larger airports. The closest airport in Bahrain is Bahrain International Airport in a distance of 1 mi (or 1 km), South. 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 3 mi (or 5 km), South-West. 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.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 22°C / 72 °F

Morning Temperature 23°C / 74 °F
Evening Temperature 23°C / 74 °F
Night Temperature 23°C / 73 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 63%
Air Pressure 1016 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 6 km/h (4 mph) from South-East
Cloud Conditions Broken clouds, covering 82% of sky
General Conditions Broken clouds

Monday, 9th of December 2019

21°C (70 °F)
22°C (71 °F)
Moderate rain, moderate breeze, broken clouds.

Tuesday, 10th of December 2019

21°C (71 °F)
22°C (72 °F)
Heavy intensity rain, gentle breeze, overcast clouds.

Wednesday, 11th of December 2019

22°C (72 °F)
22°C (71 °F)
Sky is clear, fresh breeze, clear sky.

Hotels and Places to Stay

MOVENPICK HOTEL BAHRAIN

Address
1,2 mi
143 ROAD 2403
224 Muharraq Town
Bahrain

Time Information

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


Elite Resort & Spa

Address
3,1 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


Sheraton Bahrain Hotel

Address
4,2 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


The Diplomat Radisson Blu Hotel Residence & Spa

Address
3,8 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
3,8 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


ART Rotana Amwaj Islands

Address
1,7 mi
Building 2780, Road 5722, Amwaj Islands
5722 Manama
Bahrain

Time Information

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


Ramada Manama City Centre

Address
4,1 mi
Building 3236, Road 4654, Block 346
Manama
Bahrain

Time Information

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


Marriott Executive Apartments Manama Bahrain

Address
4,5 mi
Building 864, Road 2414, Block 324, Al Fateh
76151 Manama
Bahrain

Time Information

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


Serene Landmark

Address
4,4 mi
Building #66, Avenue 22, Area 324
20139 Al Manamah
Bahrain

Time Information

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


Ramee Palace

Address
4,4 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


Videos from this area

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Bahrain Airport Dilmun Lounge

Published: October 05, 2008
Length: 28:13 min
Rating: 1 of 5
Author: yappyworldroundtrip

Business class lounge, Food and drinks. http://www.sekai1.co.jp/yappy/ ブログ「有給休暇で地球を闊歩・ビジネスマン40日間世界一周」


Landing at Bahrain - Boeing 737-800

Published: January 01, 2014
Length: 55:33 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: BAH Spotter

Fly Dubai Boeing 737-800 A6-FDL Flight FZ 25 16:20 16 Aug 2013 from Dubai International Airport DXB / OMDB Landing at Bahrain International Airport BAH / OBBI Runway 12L by Faisal Al Kooheji.


Landing in Bahrain

Published: January 03, 2012
Length: 56:39 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: JohnnyMcMonny

A 3 minute video of Gulf Air Flight GF006 landing at Bahrain International Airport. 3/1/2012.


Cathay Pacific CX745 Landing in Bahrain International Airport

Published: November 09, 2012
Length: 48:44 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Em Miranda

Smooth landing from Manila Philippines to Hongkong, Dubai and last Kingdom Of Bahrain.


Landing Bahrain from Doha on QR-QATAR AIRWAYS A319-133LR 5-2-12

Published: July 14, 2014
Length: 11:02 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: JA OBRIEN

Approach and landing from DOH on QR 160 . UNIQUE AIRCRAFT A319-133LR Reg: A7-CJA FROM DOHA.. 27min. It was not raining...just haze and dust.. And yes...the kids screamed and yelled the ...


Visit Bahrain: A Travel Blog

Published: June 14, 2018
Length: 41:03 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Stephen Biadoma

Getting around Bahrain in 5 Days.


فلوق ٥ رحلتي الى البحرين من بدايتها خساير || Vlog 5 The journey from Bahrain is very difficult

Published: April 29, 2018
Length: 04:44 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: بدر Badr l

رحلتي الى البحرين.


My first exit here in bahrain..it's a safe trip

Published: June 23, 2018
Length: 42:00 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: bernadette Hao


My first exit here in bahrain..it's a safe trip

Published: June 23, 2018
Length: 43:27 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: bernadette Hao


21 мая 2018 г.

Published: May 20, 2018
Length: 03:09 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: ZainKG Group

Fam Trip from Kazakhstan & Kyrgyztan to Bahrain.


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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 1 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

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

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 1 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

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 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Islands of 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 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Football venues 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 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
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 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Bahrain

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 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Bahrain

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14 Dec
2019

Maz Jobrani - Live In Bahrain
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MAZ JOBRANI - LIVE IN BAHRAIN
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26 Dec
2019

Revive Festival 2019
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10 Jan
2020

Designing Equitable Schools
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20 Jan
2020

St. Christophers School Teachmeet Bahrain
Starting at: 08:00 pm (20:00).
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21 Jan
2020

Adliya
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31 Jan
2020

Engagement Vs Compliance: Building Learner Agency
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15 Feb
2020

ArtShift
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19 Feb
2020

Bahrain International Garden Show
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03 Mar
2020

Bahrain International Garden Show
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06 Mar
2020

Street Art And Graffiti
Starting at: 12:30 pm (12:30).
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13 Mar
2020

Building A Sustainable World Through Mathematics
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16 Mar
2020

GEO - Middle East Geosciences Exhibition
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10 Apr
2020

The Power Of Applied Design Thinking
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17 Apr
2020

Leading And Influencing Change
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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Simahij, Samāhīdj, Samāhīj, سَمَاهِيج