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Address: Kuwait City, Kuwait
Phone Number: 96598022899

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Scuba Diving Kobar Island

Our group dove with Bubbles Diving Center. I highly recommend diving with them. Abdulrahman Al- Sarheed was our captain and dive master. He did a great job and his boat is... read more

3 of 5 bubblesReviewed September 18, 2016
Kevin O
Alexandria, Virginia
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Alexandria, Virginia
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 18, 2016

Our group dove with Bubbles Diving Center. I highly recommend diving with them. Abdulrahman Al- Sarheed was our captain and dive master. He did a great job and his boat is first class. The diving was just ok. Visibility was maybe 30 feet on the first dive and less than that on the second dive. However, when you are spending... More 

Thank Kevin O
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 22, 2016

Kobar is one Kuwait's uninhabited islands. Its nice to take a boat with friends and enjoy the islands for quiet snorkeling and swimming. The only structures you find on the island is an tower for communications. Kobar is surrounded by coral reefs and is therefore popular with scuba divers and sport fishing in surrounding areas.

Thank Ahmad S
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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4 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 5, 2016

People go here to party and drink. The average Kuwaiti leaves their trash everywhere and the Island is dirty. Sure, compared to the city it's "clean," but a friend who works for the Kuwaiti Coast Guard would come once a week with a garbage bag and fill a dozen trash bags. Clean up your TRASH PEOPLE! It's a nice place... More 

1 Thank Allieshistory
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 6, 2016

Was amazing, great island for BBQ's Swimming or snorkeling . Enjoyed with Friends and family. My Hubby proposed right on that island so i gotta love it ;) xox

Thank ReviewMeThis
Seongnam, Gyeonggi-do, South Korea
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10 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 8, 2016

Kubbar (Kobar) Island requires a boat to reach the island, though there are groups that arrange yachts on occasion. The island is deserted, so bring your own food, drinks, music, etc. The coast guard patrols the island so it is surprisingly clean. There is not much to do on the island itself. Bring your snorkeling gear and you can see... More 

1 Thank Jennifer M
Kuwait City, Kuwait
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 15, 2015 via mobile

Bad luck My friends went for fishing And I agree to go with them Nice island Pleasant place and good time of fun But they did not catch any thing I do not recommend the island for certain reasons

5 Thank bnghanem
Kuwait City, Kuwait
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 14, 2015

Visited Kobar island last month, the boat ride from salmiya to kobar island was great fantastic had a great time on the boat live dj music and dancing followed by great food. nothing much to see on kobar island just an empty beach and not much to do.

2 Thank sandeep12345678
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66 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 2, 2015

You obviously need a boat to visit this island but once there, it is just a place to relax. There are no facilities just groups sitting on the beach, eating, swimming and having fun. The island is very small but it has been cleaned up in recent times and is mainly litter free and clean now. The water is clear... More 

1 Thank millyomuk
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 12, 2015

The island is beautiful. The water yet is clean, there are a lot of birds there, baby birds and bird eggs. But the biggest problem are the people that leave garbage scatter on the beach and sea. Please, don't trow away in sea your garbage and YOUR CIGARRETE.

2 Thank André S
Kuwait City, Kuwait
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22 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 3, 2015 via mobile

Although very crowded on weekends, one can go to this Island in weekdays and enjoy some peace of mind and the clear water. Take everything indeed with you as some reviewers mentioned before me. Worth the journey.

Thank bindaham

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