Things to do in Juffair

Juffair is of the well-known, busy parts of Bahrain. Along with the Central Business District, considered as one of Juffair's nightlife centre, with many bars, hotels, restaurants, pubs and nightclubs (both Arabic and Western), and it is very popular with all GCC vistors to Bahrain.

Al Khamis Mosque, Tashan

The Khamis Mosque is believed to be the first mosque in Bahrain, built during the era of the Umayyad caliph Umar II. According to Al Wasat journalist Kassim Hussain, other sources mention that it was built in a later era during the rule of Uyunids with one minaret. The second was built two centuries later during the rule of Usfurids. The identical twin minarets of this ancient Islamic monument make it easily noticeable as one drives along the Shaikh Salman Roadin Khamis.

Tree of Life

The Tree of Life in Bahrain is an approximately 400-year-old, 9.75 m (32 ft) high Prosopis cineraria tree located 2 km (1.2 mi) from Jebel Dukhan. The tree stands on top of a 7.6 m (25 ft) high sandy tell that formed around a 500-year-old fortress. Trees and shrubs of genus Prosopis are extremely well adapted to arid environments with one of the deepest known root systems.