This breathtakingly beautiful area, surrounded by crescent-shaped sand dunes, is one of Qatar’s finest treasures and a prime tourism asset. A shallow tidal lake with a narrow outlet to the sea, the many-lobed Khor Al Adaid lies between Qatar and Saudi Arabia and has shores in each country.
Al-Zubarah fort serves as a pristine example of a typical Arab fort built using the traditional Qatari technique. The Coast Guard used the sturdy fort as a station until the mid 1980s when it was turned into a museum to display findings uncovered in the nearby Al-Zubarah archeological area.
Al Koot Fort
Deep in the heart of the city of Doha stands Al-Koot fort. Built in 1927 by Sheikh Abdullah bin Qassim Al-Thani, who governed Qatar between 1913 and 1949, the fort was created to protect the nearby Souq Waqif from would-be thieves.
KATARA CULTURAL Village
An innovative interpretation of the region’s architectural heritage, this purpose-built development’s impressive theatres, galleries and performance venues stage a lively year-round programme of concerts, shows and exhibitions. Among Katara’s recreational attractions are a wide choice of dining options, including top class restaurants offering a variety of cuisines, and a spacious, well-maintained public beach with water sports.
A top place to visit while you visit Qatar is naturally the desert. The desert offers a challenging terrain for those seeking adventure in Qatar. There are a number of desert-centric activities including renting a dune buggy on the beach near as well as dune bashing, which remains a popular sport for both Qataris & expatriates.
Nestled along the coast near Al Khor there is a vast beautiful mangrove forest & the best way to access it is by kayak. The area supports a lot of birdlife & is a favourite destination for nature lovers. Suitable for families & those looking for a relaxed easy paddle time.
Museum of Islamic Arts
The Museum of Islamic Arts contains artifact, manuscripts and precious materials that showcase the historical culture, excellence and intellectual aspects of Islamic Culture.
Souq Waqif offers a variety of restaurants and shisha lounges as well as shops for souvenirs, handicrafts, spices and traditional garments.
A man-made island with residential area, hotels, marina, restaurants and retail shops.
W Doha's Stopover package
W Doha's Stopover package
The Stopover package
Begin or end your travel journey by stopping over in Doha and reveal the unexpected at W Doha.
Our offer includes:
- Instant upgrade to the next available room or suite category
- Airport-Hotel-Airport Transfer
- One 30 minute massage per stay
- 20% off at Bliss Spa (treatments & massages)
- Complimentary breakfast at Market by Jean-Georges restaurant
- Complimentary High Speed Internet Access
- 2 welcome drinks at Wahm Lounge
- Access to our executive VVIP lounge
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