Our offers for a shore excursion in and around Mina Sulman
Here, are some appropriate tours we have selected for your shore excursion in and around Mina Sulman.
Small groupsExcursions in a family atmosphere
Great servicePick up directly at the harbor
High reliabilityOn-time-back-to-ship warranty
Effective time managementBook your activities in advance
Cheap shore excursionSave money by self organising
High individualityArrange activities and times freely
Useful information for a shore excursions in Mina Sulman
Below we have compiled information about cruise port, the most beautiful sights, as well as lots of useful information for cruise excursions in Mina Sulman and Manama.
The most beautiful sights in Mina Sulman and surroundings
The Kingdom of Bahrain is an archipelago in the middle of the Persian Gulf, which contains 33 islands. Bahrain is uniting opposites: Here you can find modern skyscrapers and traditional wind mills in close proximity to each other.
Bahrain City Center
The Bahrain City Center is the largest mall across Bahrain. You can find various shops of different price segments, as well as numerous cafés and restaurants.
Also located inside the city center is the Wahoo! Waterpark, which covers an area of 3.7 acres. There are numerous water attractions such as slides, a wave pool, an interactive rain forest and a lazy river.
In Manama Souq you will experience the real atmosphere of the city! It is the oldest Bazaar in Manama. Old traditions have been preserved at this place, so that the Souq hasn’t become a touristy souvenir market yet. A perfect location to experience the city’s real and original atmosphere.
National Museum in Manama
The Museum offers a diverse insight into the lives of the people on the Gulf. There are all sorts of exhibited historical scenes from the early history of the Gulf States, as well as treasures from the country.
King Fahd Causeway
The “King Fahd Causeway” is a bridge and the traffic connection to the neighboring country of Saudi Arabia. It is approximately 15.5 miles, and one of the longest bridges in the world. Also, an observation tower allows a great view over Saudi Arabia.
Bahrain World Trade Center
The Bahrain World Trade Center is known for its altitude of 787 ft. It is one of the most impressive buildings in the country. Furthermore, it has been equipped with an integrated wind turbine. It’s the first of its kind to be worldwide.
Map of the cruise port at Mina Sulman
Cruise ships normally dock in Bahrain at the port ‘Mina Sulman’, which is located just a few miles outside the Center of Manama.
What you should know before your cruise excursion in and around Mina Sulman
Shipping companies and routes
A shipping company that moors at the port in Manama is P&O Cruises – likewise the Marella Discovery stops here, which also moors in nearby ports like Dubai, Abu Dhabi and Muscat. A classic route through the Middle East and the Emirates. Mina Sulman is also a popular stop for longer cruises.
Entry and visa
UK and US citizens will get a Visa upon arrival to Bahrain and a landing card which allows you to stay for a short period of time. Passengers, who plan to disembark or want to stay longer than 24 hours should apply for a two-week tourist Visa beforehand.
Additionally, you need to carry a valid passport whose expiry date is at least 6 months after the return date.
Please always check the entry requirements at your cruise line.
The dinar is the currency in the Bahrain. It is divided into 1,000 Fils. 1 BHD is roughly equivalent to 2,65$ and 2.08 pounds. However, there is currently the idea of a single currency for the Gulf States that should replace the dinar in the future.
The best time to visit is between November and April in the winter. Although the humidity is relatively high throughout the year, it is significantly lower in the summer months. On a normal day the temperatures are usually between 20 and 30 °C which is 68 and 86 °F.
More useful information
Video: Impressions of Bahrain
At “My Cruise Excursion”, you can book amazing shore excursions in small groups at reasonable prices. Make your journey in Mina Sulman and Manama an unforgettable experience!
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