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Not much to see

There aren't much things to do here and it's 3 hours drive from Manama to this place . This ruins... read more

Reviewed 4 September 2018
IzvaraN
Just passing by....

I live in Duraz, so thought I'd better take a look. It didn't take long. Small archaeological... read more

Reviewed 15 July 2017
Martin C
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Saar, Bahrain
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4 Sep 2018
“Not much to see”
14 Jul 2017
“Just passing by....”
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Reviewed 4 September 2018

There aren't much things to do here and it's 3 hours drive from Manama to this place . This ruins are not maintained which is a really sad part . If your around then it's fine to visit but not worth coming all the way...More

Date of experience: August 2018
2  Thank IzvaraN
Reviewed 15 July 2017

I live in Duraz, so thought I'd better take a look. It didn't take long. Small archaeological site, just as you can see in the Trip Advisor photos of others. Currently, unless your CPR shows you are a resident of Duraz, you may have access...More

Date of experience: April 2017
1  Thank Martin C
Reviewed 12 March 2017

Ad-Diraz Temple is located just off the highway in Budaiyya. There isn't much to see and the place is difficult to find. Avoid.

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank pskale
Reviewed 28 July 2016

This is the place to see the ruins of old arab township. The place is far from the city of Manama. Needs more than 3 hours.

Date of experience: December 2015
Thank AshwinPBIndia
Reviewed 22 October 2015

Ad-Diraz Temple is a Historical temple, the access is poor also hard to find. its to be avoided during summer

Date of experience: October 2015
1  Thank Gugan_Ilango
Reviewed 15 April 2015

It is hard to get to this place and there are often fights taking place between the locals and the police. It is run down and not much to see. Bahrain doesn't take much pride in it's history so you will be disappointed.

Date of experience: July 2014
2  Thank Eddie B
Reviewed 17 December 2014

were searching for it for more than an hour. Road signs were not correct. when we find it. it was dark already and there were no lights at that time. was disapointed

Date of experience: November 2014
Thank Awais97
Reviewed 21 November 2014

Found this temple entirely by accident. I study archaeology and I only found this site because I knew what I was looking at as I drove by. The only indication that this is a cultural site is the high fence around it, and the cultural...More

Date of experience: November 2014
3  Thank jouellet23
Reviewed 21 September 2014 via mobile

This is a temple just off Budaiya Highway, close to Alosra supermarket. It is a Dilmun era temple that has been restored and looked after. The temple rings are very small and you cannot gain access to them , but you can view them through...More

1  Thank Darron R
Reviewed 11 October 2013

Sadly, like so many archaeological sites in Bahrain they are not well kept. Even sadder is the site is in the middle of a village where the government clashes with the villagers about every other day. This is all a part of the past 2.5...More

Date of experience: September 2013
3  Thank BJC1960
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