Emerald Al-Zour beach!

Mrs Indira Priya Rajan
Saturday, September 18, 2010

Welcome, as you have stumbled upon this arena to peek inside an interesting beach in South Kuwait, the white sand Al-Zour private beach. If your mood and insights permit for the holidays ahead to wander on the sand, swim in the sparkling water, snooze under the sun and snorkel face-down near the water surface, then please start to drive your family from the refrigerated blocks where we all live, to zoom the zour’s nature.

The peaceful sun-soaked ‘Al-Zour’ sandy beach is also called as Pipeline beach. Drive south on the Road 30 or King Fahd Road 40 towards Nuwaiseeb. Take ‘U’ turn opposite to Nuwaiseeb Fire station and turn first right. Straight road 270 takes you to the Al Zour village and Power station. Drive straight on Road 270 (11kms) to see the Gulf-bank on your right. Go ahead and take final U turn to reach near the Chevron Sports centre on your right. Park vehicle near brick red building and your heart goes knock-knock when you see the wavy haired white sandy beach and the greenish-blue water. Wear your swim jackets or float tubes while in water, especially for kids and those who are not trained in sea swimming. Quality ‘swimming aid vests’ are sold at Sultan centres. If weather is less than 380C, then you are on a fine setting with refreshing, iodine rich sea breeze.

From morning 8 am until 11, the sea is filled with sun light from the warm sunrays and is perfect timing for swimming as the underwater visibility is clear. Evening is good for games and fun. There are no shades to HIDE and is essential to carry your sun glasses, sun block creams, camp umbrella, bed sheets, swimming sandals and a first-aid box. Backpack with enough water, refreshments and please do not forget to clean the place when you are over. Area is patrolled by a Chevron security officer. But there may not be any beach guard, beach huts or comfort rooms. Recommended only to families who dare to look for a wonderful vantage beach. You cannot expect facilities available on a community beach like ‘Egaila’. Open eyes under the water to enjoy the therapy.

We used to carry fresh water containers to wash us after the sea swim. Make the group with at least 3 to 4 families for fun and safety. Preferably, refresh before reaching the beach at the fast food centres on the Road 40 at Hardees/Mc. We owe a sense of gratitude to Chevron for maintaining this place as a pleasing private spot and permitting visitors . On spring season, birds flock to the beach feeding on the algae lines, wading side by side. Build temples, sand castles and play Frisbees on this ‘hustle free’ beach. Collect the sea treasures on the shores and take home as your memento. We were once cheered by a ‘school of shining fish’ playing around us, flat fishes with finger long beaks.

You will become familiar with this beach and will love the environment when you make frequent visits here. On return, if you wish to have a fresh water swim, Ahmadi Township has a nice swimming pool at the ‘Classical Resort’ opposite to DPS School and on the back side road of Sultan centre. Pool fee is 1kd/person/hour. Relax with fresh juices on the pool side and it has a dress change facility too. Beware that the Pool depth increases gradually up to 10 feet. The pool is open until mid-night. Mr. Thomas, an Indian staff will help you there and we know him for years. He regulates the local kids, if they are swimming too. ‘Take care’ using sun screens! Enjoy!!! .....


Express your comment on this article

 
Ali Swiss
Posted on Friday, March 16, 2012

I like to send me some pictures of the Al-Zour beach . I have many memories in that place since 1993 while I was boy 10 years old and my father teach swimming for my first time in my life . the beach right now is carved to Khairan to make a new city .

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George
Posted on Tuesday, January 3, 2012

Dear Friends,

I have been visting this beach line for past 2 years, really awesome beach and good place for fishing too. I have only one thing to say just as Ashad said "PLEASE PLEASE, Clean up the place before you leave". Others might not do it, we can't help it. But when we visit, make it a point that it's our responsibility to keep it clean, as we would like to coming back to a clean beach again. Please... :)

Prem
Posted on Wednesday, November 9, 2011

To all those intend to visit this place... Bad news, it is closed and please check before going. Chevron club is under renovation and they are not allowing outsiders now...

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Mohan
Posted on Friday, October 1, 2010

Such a lovely new information to all of us. After read this article, we are preparing to go near future. Keep giving interesting information.

gulzar
Posted on Wednesday, September 29, 2010

nice beach to enjoy with family.wil go soon.thank you

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Indira rajan
Posted on Saturday, September 25, 2010

Thank you Mr Ganesan. I really want feedbacks. Your highlight will help viewers. When you drive on Road 40, plz keep an eye on your rear and side view mirrors and scan every 3 min.

Cars are normally very fast on this straight road. The 'ALFA' orange signboard Petrol bank will be on your left view when you get close to approach Nuwaiseeb Fire station.

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Ganesan
Posted on Friday, September 24, 2010

After reading this I went last evening to explore. Thanks to the author of this article. The first thing I looked for was a rest room. Especially for the better halfs. The nearby mosque has rest rooms for both gents and ladies separately. As most of us would find it difficult to go to a place where there are no rest rooms, I share this information.

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nasser
Posted on Thursday, September 23, 2010

Alsoor is good area to see also. beautiful chales of kuwaitis on sea shores. You can also swim near Faheel sea club in alkout. but smells sometime. water deep also.

Indira rajan
Posted on Thursday, September 23, 2010

No permission reqd. But if denied, move to adjacent places on the beach. Bachelors / Families definitely have to behave well respecting the Privacy of others.

Keep your Wallet / Cameras in safe custody. Explore Al-Zour area & Enjoy. You will gain confidence when you visit more than twice.

m hussain
Posted on Thursday, September 23, 2010

Thanks Indira rajan. one more question does we have to take any permission prior to reach there and only family are allowed or bachelors are allowed too.

waiting for your reply
murtaza

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Indira rajan
Posted on Thursday, September 23, 2010

BBQ is not permitted. Chevron the environment friendly company maintains this place superbly. But pack food and rejoice on the sands.

Your BBQ quest will be answered in my next article.

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NBC
Posted on Wednesday, September 22, 2010

First of all, thank you for sharing such an awesome piece of information.



Just one question, can we bring eatables on the beach and are we allowed to do Barbeque?



Thank you again.



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Indira rajan
Posted on Wednesday, September 22, 2010

Beach owner is chevron company. Normally they permit families to use only the beach facility. Kuwaitis, Westeners, Expats & Fishing Anglers all come here on Fridays. There is no fee; the security will be watching us. As Mr Jo Pe said "sep / oct" will be good.

Crowd will slowly build up after Namaz time.

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m hussain
Posted on Wednesday, September 22, 2010

Dears



Could anyone of you tell me what is the entry fee for this lovely place...



waiting for your reply



thanks

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Jo Pe
Posted on Tuesday, September 21, 2010

We were here last year (church group) and perhaps had great time. It was Sep or Oct. Glad that you reminded us to assemble.

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Indira rajan
Posted on Tuesday, September 21, 2010

Route:- Drive on Fah.exp.30 towards MinaAbdulla Refinery straight. After MAB see McDonalds on left side. This a 'fork point' where 40 road meets 30. From here, is appr. 35 kms to spot.

Swim coach:- better @ Al-Sahel sports club, Abu Halifa which has Heated pool.(water temperature should be maintained for Kids)

Other places:- IIK will release another thrilling Family destination shortly. Thnx.

Max
Posted on Tuesday, September 21, 2010

Thank you for the info.



Planning to really go out and about & this is one place on my list.



I hope it is open to visitors as some private beaches are closed and visitors are asked to leave.

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ahamed
Posted on Monday, September 20, 2010

Could you anyone tell me distance between fahaheel to al zour beach.



further any coach available there for swimming for kids for time being.



thanks.

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ahamed
Posted on Monday, September 20, 2010

Its pleasure to see the pictures....could any one tell me how to drive out to Al Zour Beach from Fahaheel where we are staying.



Thanks in advance. Is there any other places for kids in kuwait like this, tell me.



May Allah bless you all.

Indira rajan
Posted on Monday, September 20, 2010

Thank you all. Muthukumar sir, being a versatile personality, plz write here your exciting places of visits. 'Recognition' is a feeling every real Human will expect. I,m thankful for being recognized by our Viewers.

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MUTHUKUMARAN
Posted on Monday, September 20, 2010

congrats!a beautifully written article.enjoyed reading it.it is complete in all respect. i really like the last part, the fresh water bath at classical forte!!!

zaheer
Posted on Monday, September 20, 2010

Lovely place, thanks for sharing the information

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D.S.Rao
Posted on Monday, September 20, 2010

Nice to share the experience, and describe Emerald Al-Zour beach to plan a exciting weekend,and thanks for the directions and DOs & DON'Ts.

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Indira rajan
Posted on Monday, September 20, 2010

No entry fee. The club is for saudi-chevron employees, but friendly to visitors. We have a responsibility to keep that going.

kh
Posted on Monday, September 20, 2010

Nice description of the beach with all details, suggest you be the pioneer to all such new exciting and unexplored places in Kuwait and post your feedback in IIK.......

clintis
Posted on Sunday, September 19, 2010

any entry fee is there?

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A.Arumugam
Posted on Sunday, September 19, 2010

Nice of you to share the experience and giving guidance to others who wants to have fun.

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Ashad
Posted on Sunday, September 19, 2010

Exciting practical write up with lots of concern and information for the expatriate residence of Kuwait. Specially the wording "do not forget to clean the place when you are over" gives serious responsibility too. Make sure to keep the nature clean.

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Indira rajan
Posted on Sunday, September 19, 2010

The inspiration to ink my thinking comes from all your insight comments here. Thank you all. Manoj sir, my next article is an inexpensive weekend sprint, which will thrill your daughter.

We Expats, on Holidays have to Do something, somewhere exciting, else kids will miss a lot.

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Manoj
Posted on Sunday, September 19, 2010

First it was Srilanka, then came the Metro, and now finaly Kuwait Beaches. You guys give us ideas. Basically makes us realise that there are great oppurtunites within easy accessible limits. What is it going to be next? Keep up these reports, great eye openers. God Bless you.

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Farooq
Posted on Saturday, September 18, 2010

Mashallah! fantastic capture. Thanks a lot for the directions.

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James mathew
Posted on Saturday, September 18, 2010

I have been looking for a clean beach to swim.Thank you very much for the info. Ravi - please note the place.

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A. Mirza
Posted on Saturday, September 18, 2010

Perfectly timed article as we've had early morning temperatures in the mid 20s this week. Looking forward to visiting this with family and also with a few biker friends for the perfect ride.

Shukran.

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Indira rajan
Posted on Saturday, September 18, 2010

You will see a well lit outdoor scene. I wud call this place as "Kuwait Riviera" and the water is as good as ‘Golf-club Jabel-Ali beach’ of Dubai. Rich Kuwaiti villas on the shores have left no space at this beach. Depth is less and flat near shore. Don't go deep. Restaurants are at Al-Zour village. Not many know this apple place. It's just opposite of Al-Zour Fire station. But wind back to your Home, sweet Home at 6 PM.

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Robinson
Posted on Saturday, September 18, 2010

The rays of light on the torquoise water is self-explanatory of the location. Good article.

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Somasundaram P. Rajan
Posted on Saturday, September 18, 2010

Families- Thanks for your patience! I think the unrelenting summer Heat is dimnishing. Bright days & pleasant evenings ahead. This 40 road stretch until Al-zour is my favourite drive road. Plug into your music and drive safe. (U turns in middle of road).Nice weekends.

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saif
Posted on Saturday, September 18, 2010

thank u v much for the information abov

i was looking for the information since long for al zour beach

cheers

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Ravi varma
Posted on Saturday, September 18, 2010

A plain fact is, this is a guide for swimming lovers. I use to swim in Classic park, Ahmadi regularly. But after viewing this, i am on my wheels to Al Zour in coming week ends. Next week expecting 'temperature drops'.

ganesan
Posted on Saturday, September 18, 2010

There is a popular impression among the indian expat community that Kuwait does not have any natural resorts to enjoy our weekends and holidays. We have only been frequenting shopping malls where everything is man made and artificial.

This article opens up a new possibility of connecting with nature and enjoying the weekends with our family. That too on minimum expenditure.

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