Things to do in Doha

Things To Do In Doha

VISIT DOHA 

Welcome to Doha, the capital city of Qatar, where ancient heritage meets modernity. Doha is one of Gulf’s most dynamic cities. Rich of cultural heritage and iconic architecture. Doha is a luxury five-star destination and attracts all kinds of travellers. There are plenty places to visit in Doha. Qatar’s capital offers world-class hotels, international restaurants and luxury shopping. Explore the beautifully designed museums and art galleries, showcasing both Doha’s and Qatar’s history and contemporary art by international artists.

KATARA CULTURAL VILLAGE

A popular place is Katara Cultural Village, home to theatres, art galleries and concerts, shows and exhibitions. Cafes and restaurants can feed any taste. Part of Katara Cultural Village is Katara Beach. This natural beach spans over 1.5 km. Katara Beach offers lots of beach activities. Close to Katara Beach there are a number of restaurants.

SOUQ WAQIF

An iconic place in Doha is Souq Waqif, a marketplace (souq) in Doha. This market is known for selling spices, handicrafts and souvenirs are sold. In Souq Waqif you find many restaurants and Shisha lounges.

PEARL QATAR ISLANDS

Don’t forget to visit Pearl Qatar, the artificial island, located offshore of Doha’s West Bay Lagoon area. The Pearl is one of the most popular places to visit in Qatar to shop in the many high-end shops.

CULINARY DELIGHTS AND EXQUISITE DINING

Experience a culinary journey in Doha, with diverse flavors and international cuisines of the restaurants in Doha. Savor traditional Qatari dishes such as Machbous (spiced rice with meat) and Harees (wheat and meat porridge) at local restaurants. Sample an array of world-class international cuisines at the city’s renowned fine dining establishments, offering a gastronomic adventure for discerning palates.

LUXURY HOTELS IN DOHA

Experience the extravagant hospitality, with a range of world-class luxury hotels in Doha such as the Intercontinental Doha Beach & Spa and resorts offering unparalleled comfort and pampering. Relax on wide and clean beaches, spas and enjoy excellent service.

PRAYER TIME DOHA

View today’s prayer time in Doha: Fajr, Dhuhr, Asr, Maghrib, Isha. View the daily salat schedule in Doha. Salat holds significant importance in the Islamic faith.

Things to do in Doha

Old Doha Port’s redevelopment has birthed a new focal point in Doha, seamlessly melding:

  • a cruise terminal
  • yacht marina
  • The Box Park, the colourful shipping containers
  • upscale hotels
  • residential apartments
  • shopping malls – boutiques
  • restaurants and entertainment venues along its waterfront promenade.

Boasting over 50 cafes and restaurants, 100 retail outlets, and 150 hotel apartments, the cityscape now reflects a fresh aesthetic inspired by Qatari architectural elements.

Hotels in Doha

There are plenty hotels in the area of Mina District and Old Doha Port.

Our selection of hotels:

  • Mandarin Oriental Doha
  • Royal Qatar Hotel
  • Alwadi Hotel Doha – MGallery
  • Al Najada Doha Hotel By Tivoli
  • Souq Waqif Boutique Hotels – Tivoli
  • Al Najada Doha Hotel
  • Apartments by Oaks
  • Park Hyatt Doha
  • and more….

Restaurants in Doha

The new Mina district has a total of 50 cafes and restaurants, all of which invite you to enjoy the best Qatari cuisine. To name a few:

  • La Mesa Doha
  • Terracotta Steakhouse Doha
  • Shawarma El Khebbez
  • Claw BBQ Doha
  • Museum Restaurant
  • Jiwan Restaurant
  • Bander Aden Restaurant.

Museums in Doha

Strategically positioned along Qatar’s coast and the Arabian Gulf, the Old Doha Port sits adjacent to Doha’s center, in close proximity to airports and iconic attractions such as the Museum of Islamic Art and the National Museum of Qatar.

Museum of Islamic Art

National Museum of Qatar

Doha photos

On VisitDoha.com you will find photos of Doha: