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Map of Juffair, Bahrain



  Facts about Juffair  
CountryBahrain
StateCapital Governorate
Founded 1345
Area30 km2
Population157474
Lat Long Coordinates 26°12′40″N50°36′4″E
Time Zone UTC+3
Language Arabic
Major Religion Muslims
Point of interestAl-Fateh Mosque
 Corniche al-Fateh
 Museum of Pearl Diving
 Bahrain National Museum
 Tree of Life
 Bahrain For
 Bahrain Fort Museum
 Bin Matar House
 Barbar Temple


Juffair is the recently developed district of Manama, the capital of Kingdom of Bahrain . The majority of this part of Bahrain was submerged under the sea and it was only after 1970 that land reclamation started in the area.
As a result of land reclamation, Juffair is now home to many posh villas, restaurants and hotels.

Juffair city in Bahrain is the site of a mind boggling building activity as new apartments, buildings and hotels are constructed on a random basis every year. There are many American residents who reside in this area as Juffair is in close proximity to the American Naval Base and the Diplomatic Area of the city.

Juffair is also home to the largest mosque in Bahrain, the huge domed Al Fateh Mosque. It also has the recently-opened National Library. Juffair is located at a very favorable position which provides tourists an easy access to other suburbs in the capital. One can visit the Zinj, the international circus and the Al-Saboor Mosque or Seef which is another piece of reclaimed land with many shopping malls and five-star hotels. One may even visit Almoayyed Tower, the tallest building in Bahrain.

While touring Juffair, you can book your rooms in any of these hotels:
  • California Hotel
  • Elite Five
  • Elite Pavilion
  • Elite Three
  • Elite Royale
  • Elite Suites
  • Ramee International Hotel
  • Somerset Al Fateh, Juffair
The most interesting fact which made Juffair very popular is that the streets in Juffair never sleep. There are many restaurants which are open 24/7 and serve people with all kinds of cuisines. Most of them are fast food restaurants and are very good for breakfast and evening snacks. One can even buy a whole range of products from the shopping malls in Juffair.

For further info please get in touch with
Bill Spicer Executive VP, MapXL
For US Queries
  (408) 637-0064   bill@mapxl.com

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