Overview The following goods may be imported into Bahrain by persons over 18 years of age without incurring customs duty:
• 200 cigarettes and 50 cigars and 250g of tobacco in opened packets. • 1l of alcoholic beverages and six cans of beer (non-Muslim passengers only). • 8oz of perfume. • Gifts up to the value of BHD250 (approximately US$600).
Prohibited Imports Firearms, ammunition, drugs, methylated spirits and jewelry. There is also a temporary ban on all live poultry and birds from Cambodia, China (including Hong Kong [SAR]), Chinese Taipei, Indonesia, Korea (Rep), Pakistan, Thailand and Vietnam.