Al Hashemi - Ii - Salwa

next to the Radisson Blu Hotel in Al Bida Road, Salwa, Hawalli Governorate, Kuwait

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Situated to the side of the Radisson Blu hotel in Salwa you will find the world\'s largest wooden hand-crafted dhow. There are 2 dhows to view, the first being the much smaller Mohammadi 2 which was built to commemorate the patriotic seamen of Kuwait, in recognition of their sacrifice. The Al Hashemi 2 however is huge weighing an estimated 2,500 tonnes and being over 80m long and nearly 19m wide! It is very well preserved and fascinating to view. Also to view, just to the side of the large wooden dhow is the Marine Museum. Here you will find hanging the Guiness Book of World Records Certific... View More
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