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Half Day Private Tour: Desert Delights from Manama
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“oil wells” (19 reviews)
“green tree” (9 reviews)
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Jebel Dukhan, Manama, Bahrain
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

They say this is extra special... but I have seen other trees in the desert of Bahrain and Saudi Arabia...standing alone without perceived water supply. It's truly not worth the drive out there to see just a tree in sand. (Sorry). Oh..and very little support...More

Thank Robert L
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

World renown, the tree of life is a must see. The journey take you through oil fields, past Tetris inspired piping and massive sand dunes, in the Middle stands a single 400+ year old tree. Not a drop of fresh water can be found, yet...More

Thank Frank V
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Even though a lot of people say that there is not much to see, dont believe! Its a long way to desert, but its a pure joy to watch this miracle of nature. Touch the tree and make a wish. But make sure you dont...More

Thank RykhlovaValeriia
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This dead place is well known and one of the most popular places in Bahrain. But it lacks to the services, no toilets, no gift shop, no cold store. It would be great to have a cafe there but unfortunately there isn't one. Just take...More

Thank A F
Reviewed 1 week ago

35 km outside Manama, in the middle of the dessert, you can discover an old tree standing alone and no water in the neighborhood!

Thank Berthe D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a beautiful old gnarly tree, has survived against all odds in the middle of the Bahrain desert. Visitors have inscribed their names into the old tree - and the tree has continued to survive. I found my visit to this old beauty to...More

Thank David F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Its a nice drive out to get to it. We followed google map and it was able to take us right to it. Its actually not a bad sight but interesting to get to since you have to go through all these oil fields to...More

Thank Farah V
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were very excited to visit this place but were disappointed once we got there. It is very far from everything mostly because you have to go around oil fields. Once you get there you see a tree poorly maintained grounds. You take some pictures...More

Thank Mcserr
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Good for see tree namber one in Bahrain. .........in and have oil under.......... .can live in lone time 😄amazing Bahrain

Thank Pat J
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The first time when I was searching of the tree of life was 3 years back ... didn't find it like most of the people. However living in bahrain thought it's a must spot to see, so I tried it once again with my her...More

Thank Olaf H
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Sam W
Nothing, I've been before, sounds like it's still a dump.
28 April 2016|
Response from Tonythebedouin | Reviewed this property |
Hence my comments. I have not visited for sometime I think the beauty to me is the surrounding countryside. One can see the occasional camel which are herded in the area and the mountainous outcrop is a scenic backdrop. A... More