5 Artsy and Fun Ideas for Valentine’s Day in Bahrain!

Yes, it’s that time of year again. V-Day approaches – and with it all that worry about what to do, where to go and how to celebrate this romance-filled day. Here are some great ways to spend it in Bahrain!

Get your hands dirty at A’ali Pottery Workshop

Don’t be afraid to get a little bit messy! Learn the basic techniques of working and building with clay at A’ali’s traditional pottery workshops.

Have a date at Darseen Café.

After having an art-filled day at the National Museum, drop by this hidden gem for coffee, tea and some light bites. Darseen Café boasts its fantastic indoor and outdoor seating options, chic décor and relaxed ambiance.

P.S. You can turn your coffee date into an outing! Buy a ticket at the café’s door, for a ‘boat ride’ for just BD1!

Visit Bahrain’s old ‘Pearling Path’, in the heart of Muharraq

In the heart of Muharraq, Bahrain’s former capital, the heritage site “Pearling, Testimony of an Island Economy” relates the unique legacy of Bahrain’s pearling era. The Pearling Path can be experienced and visited at any point of its 3,5km stretch that snakes through the old alleyways of Muharraq.

Travel back in time at Riffa Fort

Built in the 1600’s, the fort was designed to be a stronghold against enemies that may invade Bahrain. Today, it is known as Sh. Salman bin Ahmed Fort. Marvel at this architectural wonder and learn about the relics of Bahrain’s past.

Go Karting at Bahrain International Circuit

You’ll never have an excuse for planning a boring date again!