Upon arrival at Hamad International Airport, our driver-guide will pick you up and take you to the city hotel in Doha. After checking in and spending your afternoon at leisure, you will proceed for the Sunset Desert Safari tour in the evening.
SUNSET DESERT SAFARI TOUR
A trip to Qatar isn’t complete without a visit to the inland sea. The journey starts by heading to Khor Al Udaid, located southeast of Qatar. Our experienced drivers will take you on a thrilling ride over the dunes, some of which are as high as 50 meters. Stop to capture memorable photographs against the stunning backdrop, feel the refreshing sea breeze, and take in the beautiful scenery of the Sunset in the middle of the desert.
Thereafter, you will head back to the hotel for an overnight stay.
You will leave for a City tour in Doha, after breakfast.
Your first stop will be the old Dhow Harbour, where hundreds of traditional wooden boats are docked. From afar, you will see the beautiful West Bay skyline which resembles other famous skylines. From there, you will proceed to the Museum of Islamic Art, an architectural gem, housing one of the world’s most comprehensive collections of Islamic Art. Thereafter you will visit The Pearl – a luxurious man-made island, featuring Mediterranean-style marinas, an outdoor atmosphere, and al fresco dining. The last stop will be at Katara Cultural Village, a cultural beacon and the largest multidimensional cultural project, famous for the Blue Mosque and Pigeon Towers.
After the city tour, you will visit the Iconic French department store Galeries Lafayette for some exclusive shopping. Thereafter, you will head back to your hotel for an overnight stay.
After a leisurely day at the hotel, you’ll be picked up for a tour at the Souq Waqif, in the evening.
Souq Waqif Tour
Souq Waqif is a showpiece of traditional architecture, handicrafts, and folk art, and was once a weekend trading area for the Bedouins. The original building dates back at least from the 20th Century in a traditional Qatari architectural style. It was renovated in 2006. Here you will find traditional garments, spices, handicrafts, and souvenirs. It is also home to restaurants and Shisha lounges. Next you will visit the falcon shops, which is a unique experience – some shopkeepers will allow you to photograph and handle the birds while explaining equipment and training.
Thereafter, you will visit one of the most famous authentic Persian specialty cuisine restaurant that serves traditional dishes, cooked and served in a contemporary style. The restaurant has mesmerizing interiors that combine hand-painted Persian artwork of myths and legends.
After a full day of leisure at the hotel or a walk around the City on your own, we will pick you up from the hotel in the evening, for a Sea & City tour.
Dhow & Double Decker
You will arrive at the Dhow Port to board our traditional wooden dhow. You will cruise around the city’s iconic Corniche waterfront, heading north to the modern and luxurious island development of The Pearl and enjoy the busy city and a view of the skyline from the water. Upon arriving at the Pearl, you will hop on our Double Decker bus which will pass by the Pearl Qatar.
At the end of the tour, we will drop you at the hotel for an overnight stay.
After an early breakfast, you will be picked up for departure transfer.