Under the Patronage of His Excellency Lt. Gen. Dr. Shaikh Mohammed Bin Abdulla Al Khalifa - Chairman Supreme Council of Health - Bahrain

Al Areen Wildlife Park

Sights Info

Sight Description

Al Areen Wildlife Park is a nature reserve and zoo, located in SakhirBahrain. It is one of five other protected areas in the country and it is the only designated protected area on land, in the country. This is a conservation project for Arabian indigenous species including the oryx. It is a sanctuary for more than 500 species of animals and birds, and since opening has attracted migratory species of birds in ever greater numbers.

The park features 100,000 planted flora and trees, & more than 45 species of animals, 82 species of birds and 25 species of flora. Species present in the park include the Arabian oryx, which is extinct in the wildPersian gazellespringboksaluki dogsimpalafallow deerChapman’s zebra and desert hares.