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Cruise over to Al Aaliya Island

Sheer paradise for snorkeling enthusiasts


Al Aaliya Island

Blessed with year-round sunshine, Qatar is an excellent location for all kinds of watersports. In winter when the average temperature is around 26 degrees, crystal-clear waters compel visitors to try new activities and experiences.

How to get there?

  • Enjoy a boat ride from central Doha, a journey which takes around half an hour.

Al Aaliya Island


Doha, Qatar



Surrounded by a coral reef that is home to a variety of marine life, Al Aaliya Island is one of the finest destinations for snorkeling, fishing and kitesurfing. Uninhabited, tranquil, and scenic, choose Al Aaliya Island if you are considering spending quality time with family and friends, and getting close to nature. 

Highlights of your visit

  • Boat journey there and back

  • Snorkeling

  • Coral reef

The rocky deposits, pristine sands, gulls, and flamingoes make photography a must-do on Al Aaliya Island. It’s about 5.6 km from Al Safliya Island and the Pearl was constructed between these two.

It’s a small, low-lying island of an unusually brown colour.

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Doha, Qatar



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