- Indulge in luxury shopping
- Sample the traditional food
- Explore the popular attractions
- View the city from atop from a hot air balloon
Built on the site of Doha's century-old trading market, Souq Waqif's winding alleys with merchants selling traditional garments, spice and handicrafts remain an important part of daily life in Qatar. The newly renovated souq now also offers a myriad of restaurants, coffee shops and lounges. Souq Waqif is also home to the Falcon Souq, where you can see the majestic birds up close and pose with a falcon perched on your arm. Continue the tour to the Gold Souq across the street whre all that glitter is, in fact, gold. Shoppers can find a rich variety of jewellery, both traditional and contemporary pieces, at competitive prices.
Katara Cultural Village is Doha’s destination for culture and entertainment. Enjoy the perfect combination of art galleries and workshops, theatres and performance venues along with a variety of exceptional restaurants Karata Cultural Village is also home to Galeries Lafayette, which features unique partnerships with local designers for the shopping enthusiasts.
The Pearl Qatar is a man-made island near Doha's prestigious West Bay District. Featuring Mediterranean-style yacht-lined marinas, residential towers and more, it also offers a luxurious shopping experience and modern dining spots - from refreshing ice creams to five-star culinary experiences. Wander The Pearl's Porto Arabia, Medina Centrale and/or Qanat Quartier for leisurely seaside strolls, luxury and local boutiques, and a myriad of specialized eateries.
Optionally, you may choose to enjoy a private yacht cruise out from the gorgeous Marina to enjoy the sights and scenes all around the Pearl.
Venture out on a tour of the Zekreet area, a village in north-western Qatar near Dukhan and about 80 km north-west of Doha. Nestled between limestone rock formations outside Zekreet and Ras Abrouq Nature Reserve, you will find Richard Serra's East-West/West-East installation, comprising four steel plates, each of which is over 14 m in height, and spanning over 1 km. It stands in stark contrast to the soft brown hues of the desert surrounding it and offers a comment on isolation and the passage of time. Other highlights of the tour includes rock climbing, exploring Film City and visiting an Arabian oryx sanctuary, a breeding farm for Qatar's national animal.
Spend your afternoon walking the beach, sunbathing and taking dips in Doha's sparkling Gulf waters and your resorts' exclusive pools. You may also want to relax and rejuvenate with a spa treatment of your choice. Qatar's five-star properties house some of the most luxurious spas in the world.
Before you depart Qatar, plan a visit to Mall of Qatar, Doha Festival City or Place Vendome to experiece more shopping oppoturnities across Qatar's luxurious malls.
End the day with a memorable fine dining experience back at your resort or at one of the many upscale eateries available across Qatar. Qatar is known for its excellent gastronomy scene and the diverse culinary options that cover all needs and taste. Enjoy one last incredible meal before your departure.
Destination island resort located just off the coast of downtown Doha, accessible by private catamaran. Hotel rooms and suites; beach and over-water villas. Surf pool and dive center. Alcohol-free property.
The Marsa Malaz Kempinski is a luxury Beach Resort with award-winning Spa by Clarins, a private beach, outdoor pools, tennis court, state-of-the-art fitness center, activities line-ups for kids and adults, including water sports and a kids club.
This luxury beach resort is modelled after a traditional Qatari village and is in close proximity to Hamad International Airport (HIA) with views of Doha city skyline. The property offers hotel rooms and suites, as well as private villas.
West Bay. Luxurious beach property featuring olympic-sized swimming pool, private beach cabanas, and a multitude of water sports. Home of world-class Remède Spa.
West Bay Lagoon. Luxury beach resort with 400m private beach and outdoor swimming pools. Extensive fitness center with indoor pool. Home to Jaula Spa.
Seaside retreat in heart of Qatar's captial, Doha. Private beach and marina. Multiple swimming pools. Kids and teens activities.
Set on an island in West Bay Lagoon. Extensive indoor and outdoor swimming pools and marina. Water front, but no beach access.
Wellness destination resort/retreat on northern tip of Qatar. Embraces Traditional Arabic & Islamic Medicine with a holistic and wellbeing philosophy. Zulal Serenity is dedicated to adult guests seeking an immersive health and lifestyle reset. Retreat here could be full-stay in Qatar.