Take in the striking contrasts between tradition and modernity
Visit a multitude of art and history museums
Practice activities, such as riding a 4x4 in the dunes
Travel the country from the Persian Gulf to the desert
Sample the local specialties prepared by great chefs
Go shopping in luxury stores
What is there to do in Qatar?
You have your tickets. Are you wondering what there is to see during your stay in Qatar? Follow our suggestions and visit the unmissable sites in this Arab country. In Doha, you’ll discover the thousand sides of the capital that blend both traditional and modern elements. The Museum of Islamic Art and the Museum of Modern Art are the prime examples. Near your hotel, you’ll also have the opportunity to see the Aspire Tower, the port and the famous souks. A mysterious archeological area, Al Zubarah reveals some of its secrets 60 miles from Doha. The 18th century silted city is being excavated, but its fort is open to the public. Then head south to your hotel. On the Saudi border, Khor al Adaid, or the Inland Sea, offers a singular spectacle. The desert dunes are interrupted by a section of the Persian Gulf. This exceptional panorama is best appreciated at sunrise or sunset.