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Arad in the region of Muharraq is a town in Bahrain - some 4 mi or ( 7 km ) North-East of Manama , the country's capital city .

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Current time in Arad is now 09:17 PM (Friday) . The local timezone is named " Asia/Bahrain " with a UTC offset of 3 hours. Depending on the availability of means of transportation, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Riyadh, Dammam, Shiraz, Bushehr, and Kuwait City. Since you are here already, make sure to check out Riyadh . We saw some video on the web . Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation. Where to go and what to see in Arad ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


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Interesting facts about this location

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.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 26.25 50.63 (Lat./Long.); Less than 1 km away
Tags: Forts in Bahrain, History of Bahrain, Tourism in Bahrain

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.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 26.27 50.64 (Lat./Long.); Less than 1 km away
Tags: Islands of Bahrain

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.

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Located at 26.27 50.63 (Lat./Long.); Less than 2 km away
Tags: Airfields of the United States Army Air Forces, Airports established in 1932, Airports in Bahrain, Buildings and structures in Manama, USAAF Air Transport Command Airfields - Middle East

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.

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Located at 26.25 50.62 (Lat./Long.); Less than 2 km away
Tags: 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.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 26.25 50.62 (Lat./Long.); Less than 2 km away
Tags: Former municipalities (regions) of Bahrain, History of Bahrain, Populated places in Bahrain