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Water Sports

Bahrain’s weather is fine throughout the year providing scope for a good selection of water or land based activities. There are many facilities available on the islands which include snorkeling, swimming, game fishing (grouper and barracuda), windsurfing, scuba diving, water skiing, parasailing and yachting.


There are health clubs, racecourses, golf courses and riding available for those preferring to be at home or dry land. You can play golf at a green 18 hole golf course at Riffa, just 15 minutes by car from Manama.

Busheri’s in Budaiya provides a skating rink, bowling alleys, game rooms and snooker tables. Expatriate cricket and rugby teams can also be seen. Football is Bahrain's national game, and there is an olympic sized football stadium in Bahrain. Camel racing, horse racing, horse riding are popular as well.