Khalifa bin Salman
ARTS AND CRAFTS IN THE CORANIC CULTURE
The tour will depart from Mina Salma. We will start our tour at the Grand Mosque, which is the largest in the Island and can accommodate 7,000 worshippers. Your tour will continue to the Bait Al Quran, a museum with old Qurans, manuscripts and a collection of antique artefacts.The tour will then head to the Handicrafts Centre, where many craftsmen from various villages in Bahrain demonstrate their trade and where you'll enjoy some free time for shopping. You will then drive to the causeway that links the islands of Bahrain to mainland Saudi Arabia. You will stop at the border and you will return back to the port.
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Please note: Because of the differences in temperature between the places visited and the air-conditioned vehicles and the temperature outside, we recommend that you wear a light cotton jumper. When visiting the Mosque shoes should be removed and socks should be worn. Appropriate clothing for a visit to a mosque is required for men; women will be given suitable clothing at the mosque and must have their heads covered. The order of the itinerary may vary. Grand Mosque is closed on Fridays, an outside visit and a photo stop will take place. Bait Al Quran Museum is closed on Fridays, a visit at national Museum will take place instead. Space is limited, so please reserve early.