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North Kuwait City Walking Tour (Self Guided), Kuwait City

Kuwait City is a wonderful, modern and rich city. Many of its attractions are modern towers and buildings. There are several must-see landmarks in the northern part of the city. Take this self-guided tour to explore the sites in this part of Kuwait City.
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North Kuwait City Walking Tour Map

Guide Name: North Kuwait City Walking Tour
Guide Location: Kuwait » Kuwait City (See other walking tours in Kuwait City)
Guide Type: Self-guided Walking Tour (Sightseeing)
# of Attractions: 6
Tour Duration: 2 Hour(s)
Travel Distance: 4.1 Km or 2.5 Miles
Author: vickyc
Sight(s) Featured in This Guide:
  • Sea Bridge
  • Kuwait Towers
  • Aqua Park
  • Al Babtain Tower
  • Kuwait United Tower
  • Shia Shrine
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Sea Bridge

1) Sea Bridge

Sea Bridge is located on the beach of Kuwait, not far from the famous Kuwait Towers. The bridge offers an amazing view of the towers and the sea. It is a long bridge that goes far into the sea and is a great place to take a walk. At night it is illuminated and is especially beautiful.
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Kuwait Towers

2) Kuwait Towers (must see)

The Kuwait Towers are a group of three slender towers in Kuwait City, standing on a promontory into the Persian Gulf. They were officially inaugurated on 26 February 1977 and are rated as a landmark and symbol of modern Kuwait. These three towers serve as water reservoirs. There is an observation deck with restaurants that offer a wonderful view of the city. The towers are thin and high with several spheres. They are especially beautiful at night, when they are illuminated. The main tower is 187 meters (613.5 ft) high and carries two spheres. The lower sphere holds in its bottom half a water tank of 4,500 cubic meters and in its upper half a restaurant for 90 persons, a cafe, a lounge and a reception hall. The upper sphere, which rises to 123 meters above sea level and completes a full turn every 30 minutes, holds a cafe. The second tower is 147 meters high and serves as a water tower. The third tower houses equipment to illuminate the two larger towers. The towers hold 9,000 cubic meters of water altogether. Although there are three towers, the structure is often referred to as Kuwait Tower in singular.
Sight description based on wikipedia
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Aqua Park

3) Aqua Park (must see)

Aqua Park is a fantastic amusement park in Kuwait City on Gulf Road, where the main attractions and the most prominent landmarks of the city are located. It has many water rides and is a place for joy and recreation. It is important for tourists to know that on Tuesdays only women are allowed in the park. The park also has several cafes.
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Al Babtain Tower

4) Al Babtain Tower

One of Kuwait City’s skyscrapers, Al Babtain Tower, also called Waqf Tower, has a unique and interesting shape. Built recently, Al Babtain is the name of its owner.
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Kuwait United Tower

5) Kuwait United Tower

The Kuwait United Tower is a beautiful modern skyscraper of an unusual form that contributes to the cityscape of Kuwait. This unique tower is a masterpiece in architecture. People say that one can touch the clouds from there as it is the second highest tower in Kuwait City.
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Shia Shrine

6) Shia Shrine

The Shia Shrine, in the center of Kuwait City, is located near Al Hamra Tower. Shia Muslims share fundamental beliefs with other Muslims, but recognize the authority of the Imams, the descendants of Muhammad.

Walking Tours in Kuwait City, Kuwait

Create Your Own Walk in Kuwait City

Create Your Own Walk in Kuwait City

Creating your own self-guided walk in Kuwait City is easy and fun. Choose the city attractions that you want to see and a walk route map will be created just for you. You can even set your hotel as the start point of the walk.
Kuwait City: Salmiya Walking Tour

Kuwait City: Salmiya Walking Tour

Salmiya is twelve kilometers southeast of the center of Kuwait City. This part of Kuwait boasts a very beautiful beach and diverse shopping spots that attract many tourists. Here one can find a beautiful mosque, the Scientific Center with an aquarium and other attractions. Take this self-guided tour to explore this modern part of Kuwait.

Tour Duration: 1 Hour(s)
Travel Distance: 2.8 Km or 1.7 Miles
Kuwait City Cultural Walking Tour

Kuwait City Cultural Walking Tour

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Tour Duration: 2 Hour(s)
Travel Distance: 4.0 Km or 2.5 Miles
Kuwait City Introduction Walk II

Kuwait City Introduction Walk II

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Tour Duration: 2 Hour(s)
Travel Distance: 5.0 Km or 3.1 Miles
Everyday Life Walking Tour in Kuwait

Everyday Life Walking Tour in Kuwait

Kuwait City is a wealthy city, rich in oil reserves, located on the shore of the Persian Gulf. Arabs and Sunni Muslims live here. The locals are rather tolerant of westerners. Take this self-guided tour for a closer acquaintance with the everyday life of the city.

Tour Duration: 2 Hour(s)
Travel Distance: 4.0 Km or 2.5 Miles
Kuwait City Introduction Walk I

Kuwait City Introduction Walk I

Kuwait City is the biggest city in Kuwait and one of the most beautiful metropolises of the Middle Eastern, sitting on the shore of the Persian Bay. The history of Kuwait City abounds in trials and triumphs, and has left behind a variety of landmarks. Among them, rather unique in design, are the Kuwait Towers. There are also a plethora of wonderful mosques and many other historic and architectural...  view more

Tour Duration: 3 Hour(s)
Travel Distance: 5.3 Km or 3.3 Miles
Coastline Walking Tour in Kuwait City

Coastline Walking Tour in Kuwait City

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Tour Duration: 3 Hour(s)
Travel Distance: 6.0 Km or 3.7 Miles