Rich on history, nice atmosphere, very clean, great view on the skyline and the ocean. Big parking in front, no admission, nice breeze from the sea
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Lot of research carried out on digging the past. Well preserved fort. More interesting is the Museum and the view of the fort at night from the Cafe.
Visited on a Saturday morning, not crowded and not too hard to find using google maps. Went through the museum first (2bd entrance fee) which was interesting and well presented with lots of finds from ancient Bahrain. Then went to the fort which was a...More
It's a nice place to visit since there were not too many tourist attractions in Bahrain. GPS was very useful in locating this place, even though it's just a few miles away from The World Trade Center and Moda Mall. There were no tour guides,...More
This is a must visit while being in Bahrain. As recommended by other travelers we went after 5 PM right around sunset time in September. Around that time and early evening is when the fort really comes to life. Although other travelers complain about transportation,...More
I like to go this place in the afternoons say at 4.30 pm just to see the old fort where the history tells that the Portuguese have fought with the Bahrainis in this place. Old ruins still remain preserved. After a walk down and up...More
On the inside, the Fort has such a serene and calming feel to it, and it is stunning to say the least. It helps that it has been excellently maintained. You can also go here for a jog/walk around the Fort; in the evening, this...More