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Welcome to Doha

Welcome to Doha, Qatar’s ultramodern capital. Located in the east of the country, Doha is home to approximately 646,000 people from all over the world. It’s the country’s fastest-growing city and its business centre. 

From a pearling and fishing village of great importance, with around 350 pearling boats at the beginning of the 20th century, Doha underwent a complete economic transformation and became a modern and prosperous city.

Doha’s tourism sector has evolved rapidly over the years, with key attractions and several museums of great importance gaining the spotlight.

Known for its exemplary hospitality, exquisite cuisine, unique shopping experiences and traditional souqs, along with a plethora of adventures and activities, Doha is growing rapidly, and offers something for all travellers.

When in Doha, Qatar:

 

  • Wander around the atmospheric Souq Waqif, explore its maze of shops and buy local products, enjoy dinner with a view in one of the city’s most popular restaurants or grab a bite in its local eateries. 
  • Visit world-class shopping malls that offer various luxury brands, along with an variety of recreational activities for all family members.
  • Explore the rich treasures in its museums, including the National Museum of Qatar and the Museum of Islamic Art, which are also considered to be architectural masterpieces.
  • Immerse yourself in the Pearl, Doha’s man-made island and explore Katara Cultural Village, Doha’s art and culture hub.
  • Attend upcoming events in Doha, from prestigious fashion shows to world-class sports events and get ready for FIFA World Cup 2022™.

Visit the melting pot that is Doha.

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