Qatar Best places to visit on Holiday

Top 10 Places to Visit in Qatar

First, we will discuss the top 10 places you must visit in Qatar.

1.     Souq Waqif

Souq Waqif is one of the best places to visit in Qatar for shopping and dining purposes. Your journey to Qatar will not be complete without visiting this unique place full of amazing traditional architecture and beautiful art galleries. It would help if you started your journey in Qatar by visiting the beautiful falcon souqs(marketplaces), rich Spices, and Gold items in Souq Waqif.

There is no entry fee to make purchases, but you should keep in mind the opening and closing times of the place. You can buy different items such as perfumes, multiple spices, beautiful handmade embroideries, and garments. Souq Waqif is the only place in Doha that has kept its traditional view and status alive. Hence, it is a place you should visit in Doha.

2.     Doha Corniche

Doha Corniche is another excellent point to visit in Qatar. Corniche is a front side of a water body spread about seven kilometres along Doha Bay. The place is a beauty admirer for cyclists, bikers, joggers, and especially those who want to see different shades of skylines.

The location of Doha Corniche in the city is that you have to visit it intentionally or without purpose. You can enjoy a memorable morning, a fantastic evening with sunset, and a night with different light colours in Doha Corniche. You can enjoy Doha Corniche more on their national holidays because festivals like National Sports Day and Qatar National Day are celebrated on Doha Corniche.

3.     Aspire Park

If you are visiting Qatar, the best place you can find for a family picnic and outdoor activities is Aspire Park. The place is also known as Doha Sports City. You can spend a lovely day at Aspire Park with your family and friends, especially in winter. The park has beautiful views, a walking track, fountains, playgrounds for kids and adults, a gymnasium, a swimming pool, and many more features.

There is a lake alongside the park where you can sit and enjoy the calmness or go fishing with your kids. At night you can enjoy the beautiful, memorable sight of Aspire Tower. The park has fixed timings of 7:00 am opening time and 11:00 pm closing time without any entry fees.

4.     Museum of Islamic Art

The Museum of Islamic Art is among the best places for art and history lovers. The place will tell you more about Islam, and you will know deeply about some regions, including Iran, North Africa and South Asia, with their cultural heritage. If you are visiting Qatar, you must go and enjoy the beauty of the place.

The Museum of Islamic Art has a collection of more than 6,000 objects from different Muslim regions, states and countries. The place is best for various art forms, architecture and designs. You will also see different fashions of people from the nineteenth century as it has a clothing collection.

5.     Qatar National Museum

Another best place to visit in Qatar is The National Museum of Qatar. This place was opened three years ago but has become a tourist spot. The building of the Museum presents strange thoughts about its structure. You will think that it was designed and built mistakenly. But there is a whole story and admiration behind the design of the Museum.

Also, you will enjoy watching the excellent work of architecture, and then if you are a museum lover, your interest will rise high. You can enjoy the place by walking through the whole place with your family and friends.

6.     Doha Fort

Al Koot Fort is popularly known as Doha Fort. It is a historical place built as a Military Fortress for army troops in 1927. The place was made by a well-known Qatar ruler who ruled there for many years. The location is in the capital city of Qatar and has beautiful works of architecture. It was initially built as a fortress, but later it got the status of a Museum.

If you are interested in the history of Qatar, the National Museum of Qatar is the best place for you. You will enjoy the traditional Qatari products, wooden ornaments, paintings, boats and fishing equipment, and historical photos with illustrations in the Museum. The daily life of workers and artisans is beautifully portrayed in the Museum.

7.     Katara Cultural Village

Katara Cultural Village is a fantastic place for people from different ethnicities and cultures. The place is full of culture and tradition that attracts tourists from other parts of the world. Art, including theatre, music and visual arts, is beautifully portrayed there. It is the kind of location that you should visit with your family and friends.

You will surely enjoy the place with your family, kids, and friends. It is a place that everyone from any age group can enjoy. The location is in an exhibition centre, so with time, you will know the history of Qatar. You can attend different exhibitions, including paper marbling, paintings, calligraphy, and pottery making.

8.     The Pearl

Another ideal place for dining, shopping, and enjoying the scenic views is The Pearl Qatar. It is an artificial island built along the sea coast using technology and great intelligence. You can enjoy dining there with fantastic food. Moreover, you and your family can shop for items like garments, fashion jewellery, and daily life products.

Many visiting families opt for the Qatar tour to have a great time with their kids and enjoy what the country offers. You can enjoy Pearl Qatar with your family and kids by staying there for some days. If not for stay, the place is worth watching and enjoying within the Qatar tour.

9.     Al Shahaniya Camel Racetrack

Camel is a desert animal and has great importance in Qatar for different purposes. If you go to Qatar, you can see that camel racing is an essential part of the people of Qatar. Al Shahaniya Camel Racetrack is a popular place for camel racing. People from all over the world participate in this racing as it is a great spectacle. In the days of camel racing, a separate channel is associated with broadcasting the race in Qatar and other countries.

You can enjoy the place on racing days or even on other days when camels are taken there for practice. It would be best if you visited the location on your Qatar tour with your family and friends. The place is worth watching as it has expensive and groomed camels that offer a unique Qatari experience.

10.  Inland Sea Beach

Another place you can visit in Qatar is Inland Sea Beach. The place is called Khor Al Adaid, or you can call it Inland Beach. You will reach the beach after driving any vehicle through the desert. The beach presents one of the best river views with desert sand. You will enjoy nature's beauty, relax there and admire the place because it is nature in its purest form.

Inland Sea Beach has a lot of beauty and charm you will regret if you do not visit it. The water, sea and beach are full of fun attractions. You will watch the whole place by walking on the paved pathways. If you are an adventure lover, you can enjoy desert camping with your family and friends.

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