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Pampered families

Chinese families (adults average age 43) seeking a relaxing stopover holiday at the beach, with activities for the children and opportunities to feel luxurious. During their stay, they want to relax, sunbathe and play water sports. They also want to visit Qatar's theme parks and entertainment districts and try local cuisine.

Highlights

  • Explore the museums of Qatar
  • Sample the traditional Qatari cuisine
  • Enjoy marine activities
  • Visit the Inland Sea
  • Duration

    3 days

  • Hotels

    5 star

Day 1

Resort day

Morning / afternoon

1. Enjoy resort pool and beach facilities

Begin the day relaxing by the pool or beach at the resort or simply soak up some sun with a book by the beach. The beaches in Qatar are ideal for escapades and priceless holiday moments. 

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2. Indulge in some water sports/marine activities 

Qatar boasts abundant marine life and crystal waters, making it ideal for fishing, sailing, water-skiing, canoeing, kitesurfing, jet-skiing, and windsurfing. Pick an activity that thrills you, and get adventurous. 

Al Thakira beach. Qatar.One of the beautiful beaches in qatar
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Afternoon / evening

3. Stroll through vibrant Souq Waqif and the Gold Souq

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. 

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4. Evening walk along the Corniche and dhow boat (dinner) cruise (for city resorts)

End your day with a gentle jog or a long stroll along the Corniche against the backdrop of Doha’s stunning skyline. From the Corniche, take a trip on a traditional wooden dhow boat to feel the authentic vibe of Qatar. You may also pre-arrange to have dinner on board the dhow boat, eand enjoy a traditional meal with your family out on Doha's sparkling waters.

Traditional boats in Dhow harbour and the modern city of Doha in background, Qatar
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Day 2

Desert adventure

1. Full-day trip to the Inland Sea/Khor Al Udaid

Book a day trip to the 'Inland Sea' or Khor Al Adaid, a UNESCO Heritage site, and one of the few places in the world where the sea encroaches into the desert. For a truly authentic desert experience, nothing beats a camel ride over the soft sand dunes, before embarking on an exhilarating desert safari (accessible by 4x4 vehicles). You can also enjoy the thrills of sandboarding, desert cycling, quad biking and more. Lastly, enjoy a traditional meal in a Bedouin camp for a complete desert experience. 

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Day 3

Family fun in the Sun

Morning / afternoon

1. Desert Falls Adventure and Water Park at Salwa Beach Resort

Desert Falls features 18 attractions with 56 rides and slides. Enjoy the water park, go cart circuit, family canyoning, and laser tag. The park and resort also hosts a beautiful beach for rest, relaxation and play in between the adrenaline adventures! 

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2. Dine at Salwa Beach or back at your resort

After a fun-filled and adventurous day, enjoy a delicious feast at Salwa Beach resort or back at your resort. 

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DOHGH_P393 Santa Monica Breakfast Club Restaurant
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