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Doha Express City Tour
"Discover The Pearl an extraordinary artificial island created in a shape of an oyster which has set the standard for luxury. Explore then Katara the stunning cultural village in a beautiful beachfront at the heart of Doha with an amphitheater an opera art galleries and restaurants from various countries and cultures. Next stop is The Equestrian Club or “Royal Stable” which gives home to the royal race horses and international priceless spring horses. Continue with The Museum of Islamic Arts the iconic museum including pieces covering over a thousand years of Islamic Art. Conclude at Souk Waqif the authentic traditional market with its fascinating maze of alleyways and typical atmosphere retaining its old-character
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Private Souk Waqif or Al Wakra Souk Shopping Tour in Doha
"Enjoy a visit to the Souq's of Doha. Be picked up from your hotel and taken on an unforgettable shopping tour.A visit to one of the falcon shops is a unique experience – some shopkeepers will allow you to photograph and handle the birds while exp particularly on festive occasions and opportunities to photograph donkeys with traditional patterned saddles. Enjoy your day or evening at the Souq before returning to your hotel.""""Souq Waqif is a showpiece of traditional architecture handicrafts and folk art and was once a weekend trading area for the Bedouin. The only traditional souq to remain in the Gulf
From $60.00
 
8 Hour Cultural Doha Day Tour
"Be picked up fron your hotel and then visit Katara the Valley of Culture followed by “The Pearl Qatar” the extraordinary oyster shaped artificial island. Stop at the Camel Race Track in Shahaniya. Continue to the Sheikh Faisal Museum the most stunning personal collection where 15.000 unique historical pieces are showcased. Drive then to the Souk Waqif to have Lunch at the heart of the authentic traditional market. The final station will be the Museum of Islamic Arts being a unique an"""Visit Katara the Valley of Culture
From $115.00

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The airport is very close to the city

The airport of Doha is really very close to the city and when you take a taxi it will take just a few minutes to get there.I had made a reservation for both taxirides already at home, that way I did...
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Flying Air Qatar to Doha

I had various choices of flights between Vienna and Capetown and I finally took the one of Qatar-Air, because I was never in that country before and the flight had a stopover in Doha, even when it was...
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Expect Traffic Jam and Delays

Traffic is feral these days all over the country and works of construction are nonstop. The whole country is turned to a huge worksite. Driving has become an unbearable burden and drivers can never be...
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Doha's Bus System

Public transport in Doha is better developed than in other Gulf countries, but it is still worse than in Dubai or in Western countries. There are bus lines linking the most important points of Doha,...
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To Doha by plane

In July 2012 I flew to Doha with Qatar Airways from Frankfurt in Germany. Doha's International Airport is located only about 4 km south of the city centre.As it can't handle the ever increasing number...
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Explore Doha on foot or by bus

Doha's city centre along the Corniche can still conveniently be explored on foot, although during the summer months most people don't really walk longer distances outside. Life then happens inside in...
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DOHA AIRPORT

Doha airport is great for a quick stopover, which you will do if flying Qatar airways. Even in the middle of the night all shops and restaurants are open. Of course I went to Costa. Money wasn't a...
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THE ORYX LOUNGE

Trapped in Doha Airport? Long layover, but not enough time to get out of the Airport? Or do you just want to look cool being greeted at the Arrivals Hall with your name on a sign held by a beautiful...
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Fly with Qatar Airways.

Qatar airways is one of the worlds fastest growing airlines and a major reason why Qatar is growing as a tourist destination.It's a very nice airline with brilliant service onboard and they serve an...
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Qatar Airways

I flew from London to Bali return on Qatar Airways, changing planes at Doha. The check in was quick and easy, all the flights were on time and the connections in Doha went smoothly.The crew on the...
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Do not rent a hartz from Hertz in Doha

We have an office there, so someone from ym firm travels there almost all the time. They will usually take it. They will obviously always take an International Driver's license. But whatever you do,...
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Qatar airways

This has been my first time travelling with Qatar airways. To be honest, I have been a bit disappointed as, I heard so many excellent comments about it. Flights were all ok, but nothing more than...
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Stop over

I visited Doha during my 12hours stop over on my way back from Malaysia. Doha airport is very small, so, if you have enough time, I'd advice to go out. You'll probably need to buy a visa which costs...
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transportation around Doha... elusive

If you are too tired to talk, or your destination is far, getting around Doha becomes a bit of a pain. The infamous bus 76 that should cover the central area exists (we saw it!) but we never managed...
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The Corniche, PO Box 24665, Doha, 1, Qatar
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Al Corniche Street, Doha, Qatar
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Al Istiqlal Road, Doha, Qatar
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PO Box 23400, Doha, Qatar
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Salwa Rd / C Ring Rd, Doha, Qatar
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West Bay Area, Doha, 19573, Qatar
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Top Things to Do in Doha

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Markets

Doha has a well preserved Souq which contains both traditional market sections and more touristy dining and tourist market sections. The Souq is heavily visited by both tourist and locals with the...
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Corniche

This park between the Museum of Islamic Art and the Al Riwaq exhibition hall, features flowers and fauna of the gulf region is a park that is home to many local fairs and special events. from here you...
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Museums

This facility run by the national museum authority is used to show temporary exhibits. As I visited there was a exhibit by contemporary Chinese artists. Admission varies by exhibit and the location is...
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Beaches

Unless you live in one of the high-rise hotels, you will need some kind of transport to get to the beach. Most, if not all beaches close to Doha are part of any of the high-rise hotels. However, most...
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Mosques

Fanar Islamic Centre has a minaret with a special shape: It looks a bit like the "tower of Babel" with a large spiral going up the tower. I passed by it in some distance on my way from the hotel to...
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Road Trips

Hiring Taxis are a pathetic situation in Qatar. To book a legal taxi: Tel: (+974) 4458 8888 Usually when you need them in Doha you cannot find them, and if you find them they are already hired! They...
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"Doha - The Big Tree"
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