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Solo female traveler in Bahrain

Salt Lake City, Utah
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3 reviews
Solo female traveler in Bahrain

I plan on having a 23 hour layover in Bahrain and I would like to get out of the airport and explore. I am a 22-year-old solo female traveler from the United States and a lot of people are warning me that it is not safe. What are your thoughts?

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Manama, Bahrain
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519 posts
232 reviews
1. Re: Solo female traveler in Bahrain

It's perfectly safe - if you hang out around the Juffair area (15 mins from airport) you'll see more Americans than anywhere else in the middle east

Dubai
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for Dubai, Bahrain, Saudi Arabia
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21 reviews
2. Re: Solo female traveler in Bahrain

A 23 hour layover is long - you may choose to take a hotel and rest/freshen up and explore.

Its safe and you should just keep to the well trodden areas of Seef, Manama, Juffair.

What you will do and see depends on your likes and preferences.

Amman, Jordan
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99 reviews
3. Re: Solo female traveler in Bahrain

It's safe . Visit Jufair, seef

Manama, Bahrain
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132 posts
4. Re: Solo female traveler in Bahrain

It is completely safe, you can visit Manama or Juffair .. Kindly let us know about your experience.

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