3 Nights 4 Days
Destinations : Doha -Desert Safari – Leisure – Mia Tour – Souq Waqif – National Museum Of Qatar
Qatar is a modern country that has carefully preserved its heritage and culture. You must visit the country to explore its art and cultural scene, world-class museums, and adventure activities. Read on to learn more about Doha holiday package itinerary.
Day 1: Arrival in Doha with Optional Dhow Cruise
Upon your arrival at Hamad International Airport, renowned as one of the finest airports in the world, you will be cordially welcomed by a local representative who will provide assistance with your transfer service. The journey from the airport to your chosen Doha hotel is a brief one, taking no more than 30 minutes under typical conditions, owing to Doha's meticulously planned urban layout. Your accommodation has been thoughtfully selected to provide you with the utmost convenience in the heart of the city. You may check in at 1400 hours and take a moment to unwind. The remainder of the day is yours to savour at your leisure. Your overnight stay will be at your chosen Doha hotel.
Day 2: Doha – City Tour and Desert Safari
Embark on a comprehensive city tour, guided by a professional English-speaking chauffeur, offering a captivating glimpse of this burgeoning metropolis. Begin your excursion with a drive through The Pearl Qatar, an exquisite man-made residential island that draws inspiration from some of the world's most enchanting cities, such as Venice. Here, you will encounter an array of world-class residential apartments, a picturesque marina, premium shopping centres, and charming boulevards.
Continue your journey with a visit to the Katara Cultural Village, a complex that celebrates art, culture, and a scenic beach promenade. This destination is another must-see gem of Doha. Your tour will then lead you through the bustling commercial heart of West Bay, onward to the Doha Corniche, and to the iconic Museum of Islamic Art, a breathtaking monument situated along the Corniche. Be sure to capture a photograph of this iconic landmark and take a leisurely stroll through MIA Park, which offers spectacular views of the sea.
In the later part of the day, prepare yourself for an exhilarating adventure amidst the attractive sand dunes. Get ready for an adrenaline-pumping experience as our skilled desert driver takes you on a thrilling ride, navigating the undulating dunes. Your overnight stay will be at your selected Doha hotel.
Day 3: Doha – A Day of Leisure with Optional Mia Tour, Souq Waqif, and National Museum of Qatar
Today, the day beckons for leisurely exploration of this captivating city on your own. For those seeking an enriching experience, consider the optional MIA Tour, a journey through the Museum of Islamic Art that promises to consume two hours of your day. This cubistic pyramid structure emerges gracefully from the creamy turquoise waters of the Persian Gulf, an architectural marvel that invites visitors to admire the unwavering Islamic traditions within a kingdom that passionately embraces modernity, transforming into a Middle East Goliath.
Alternatively, you may choose the optional Dhow Cruise with a charming corniche walk, a two-hour adventure aboard a traditional wooden sailing boat that was once a staple for merchants but has now evolved to offer modern amenities for the comfort of tourists. As the sun sets over Doha, embark on a serene voyage across the teal waters of the Arabian Gulf, aboard a "dhow," the traditional Qatari sailing vessel once favoured by merchants and fishermen.
Should you seek to delve into the rich cultural tapestry of Qatar, the optional Heritage Market Tour awaits you at Souq Waqif, translating to the "standing market." Here, you will discover the Falcon Souq, Spice Souq, Pet Souq, Gold Souq, Handicraft Souq, and Art Gallery, each offering a unique glimpse into the heritage of this land. Bedouins and locals of old would gather along the riverbanks, engaging in the exchange of diverse goods, from fragrant spices to precious wood.
Another option for your day's expedition is the National Museum of Qatar, a two-hour sojourn that unravels the singular narrative of Qatar and its people, spanning from ancient times to the present and beyond. The museum artfully organises its exhibits into three "chapters" - Beginnings, Life in Qatar, and The Modern History of Qatar, each theme presented across eleven distinct galleries. This extraordinary edifice also embraces the newly restored Palace of Sheikh Abdullah bin Jassim Al-Thani.
Conclude your day of exploration with an overnight stay at your hotel in Doha.Tour Schedule: Afternoon, Sundays, Mondays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, and Saturdays.
Day 4: Departure from Doha
Begin your day with a delightful breakfast at the hotel, and kindly note that the standard check-out time is 12:00. Late check-out is subject to availability and additional charges may apply. You will be warmly greeted by a driver at the hotel and transferred to the airport for your departure.
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