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As Sakhir Destination Guide

Delve into As Sakhir in Bahrain!

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As Sakhir in the region of Southern Governorate is located in Bahrain - some 11 mi (or 18 km) South of Manama, the country's capital.

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Current time in As Sakhir is now 05:55 PM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Bahrain" with an UTC offset of 3 hours. Depending on your travel modalities, these larger destinations might be interesting for you: Riyadh, Dammam, Shiraz, Bushehr, Kuwait City or Abu Dhabi. While being here, make sure to check out as well. We discovered some videos in the web. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.

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Interesting facts about this location

Bahrain International Circuit

The Bahrain International Circuit is a motorsport venue opened in 2004 and used for drag racing, GP2 and the annual Bahrain Grand Prix. The 2004 Grand Prix was the first held in the Middle East. Beginning in 2006, Australian V8 Supercars raced at the BIC, with the event known as the Desert 400. However, the V8 Supercars did not return for the 2011 V8 Supercar season. 24 Hour endurance races also hosted at BIC.

More reading: Bahrain International Circuit homepage
Located at 26.06, 50.53 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi away.
Tags:Bahrain Grand Prix, Drag racing venues, Formula One circuits, Motorsport in the Middle East, Motorsport venues in Bahrain, V8 Supercar circuits

Geography of Bahrain

Bahrain (from the Arabic word for "two seas" — itself an inaccurate folk etymology for the much older, Semitic term, Bahran) comprises an archipelago of thirty-three islands in the Persian Gulf, situated close to the shore of the Arabian Peninsula. The islands are about twenty-four kilometers from the east coast of Saudi Arabia and twenty-eight kilometers from Qatar. The total area of the islands is about 691 square kilometers, or about four times the size of the District of Columbia.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 26.06, 50.53 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi away.
Tags:Geography of Bahrain

2004 Bahrain Grand Prix

The 2004 Bahrain Grand Prix was a Formula One motor race held on April 4, 2004 at the Bahrain International Circuit. It was the first Formula One race to be held in the Kingdom of Bahrain, and the Middle East. The race, contested over 57 laps, was the third round of the 2004 Formula One season. The race was won by Ferrari driver Michael Schumacher.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 26.06, 50.53 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi away.
Tags:2004 Formula One races, 2004 in Bahrain, Bahrain Grand Prix

Bahrain Grand Prix

The Bahrain Grand Prix is a Formula One Championship race in Bahrain sponsored by Gulf Air. The first race took place at the Bahrain International Circuit on 4 April 2004. It made history as the first Formula One Grand Prix to be held in the Middle East, and was given the award for the "Best Organised Grand Prix" by the FIA. The Bahrain Grand Prix has usually been the third race of the Formula One calendar.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 26.06, 50.53 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi away.
Tags:2004 establishments in Bahrain, Auto races in Bahrain, Bahrain Grand Prix, Formula One Grands Prix, Motorsport in the Middle East, National Grands Prix, Recurring sporting events established in 2004, Tourism in Bahrain

Northern Governorate

The Northern Governorate is one of the five governorates of Bahrain. It includes parts of the former municipalities of Al Mintaqah al Gharbiyah, Al Mintaqah al Wusta, Al Mintaqah al Shamaliyah, Jidd Haffs and Madinat Hamad.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 26.06, 50.53 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi away.
Tags:Governorates of Bahrain