Qatar's Natural Beauty

The beauties of nature

Flora & Fauna
Flora & Fauna

Despite its desert climate, Qatar provides habitat for a wide variety of plant and animal life, including birds, reptiles and the Arabian Oryx

Stunning Dunes of Qatar
Stunning Dunes of Qatar

Qatar’s sand desert with its high dunes is a major attraction both for recreational safaris or simply to enjoy the dramatic landscape and clear night skies

Ras Abrouq Rock Formations
Ras Abrouq Rock Formations

On Qatar’s west coast, the area around Ras Abrouq is noted for its lunar-like landscape of limestone rock formations sculpted into rugged shapes by the wind

Dahl Al Misfir Cave
Dahl Al Misfir Cave

The 40m deep cave at Dhal Al Misfir is formed of fibrous gypsum that sometimes gives off a faint, moon-like phosphorescent glow

Al Thakira Mangroves
Al Thakira Mangroves

The mangroves of Al Thakira comprise a large area of vegetation with its own ecosystem that attracts varied bird life, including flamingos and herons

The Bounty of Qatar's Seas
The Bounty of Qatar's Seas

Qatar has always looked to the sea, with its bounty of teeming marine life, and fishing and pearl diving provided a living for many generations of Qataris