Tarot Island

Tarot Island

Eastern Province Eastern Province

About :

Tarot Island is located in the Qatif Governorate, where this castle, which has a history of more than 1500 years, is located on a high hill, and it is believed that this hill is located under the temple of Queen Ashtar, which is one of the queens of the Sumerian state, where it was built after King Gilgamesh expelled it from Mesopotamia, and historians confirm that the date of construction of the castle is likely between 1521 and 1525 by the Portuguese to protect them from the attacks of the Ottomans.