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Posted On: 13 October 2020 07:00 am
Updated On: 11 January 2022 08:40 am

Morning Paddling Adventure & Explore Mangrove - Purple Island

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Event Details:

Location: Purple Island Beach, Al Khor, Qatar
Date: 20 October 2020 - 14 November 2020
Time: 11:00 am - 01:00 pm
  • Adult - 200QR
  • Child (12-7 yrs) - 100QR
  • Kids (below 7 yrs) - 50QR
Phone: 66963494
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Nestled along the coast near Al Khor is a vast and beautiful mangrove forest, the best way to access the forest is by kayak. We will take you through the network of channels that have been carved out by tidal action. The area supports a lot of bird life and is a favorite destination for nature lovers. Sun set is a perfect time to see the birds and listen to the sounds of the forest.

Suitable for families and those looking for a relaxed easy paddle taking in the greenery and bird life of the nature reserve

Fitness Level: anyone can join

Swimming Skills: not required as its mostly shallow water

All equipment is provided.

Package includes:

  • Kayaking Fundamentals & Safety instructions
  • Kayaking Equipment (Paddle, Life-jacket, Kayak)
  • 2 Hours Kayaking
  • Refreshments (bottled water, juices, free snacks )
  • English / Arabic speaking Tour guides
  • Certified Lifeguard Rescue/ First- Aider and qualified Instructor Escort
  • Photography
  • Bird Watching
  • Swimming & Snorkeling Break on Purple Island
  • Learning Mangroves Ecosystem's Brief
  • Bedouin Camp facility (Shower Water, toilet, changing tent, Shade, Carpeted area with floor seating, relaxing mattress, First Aid station, live music)

We advise you to bring the following: -

-Closed shoes or sandals that can get wet, it can be rocky in certain places.

-Comfortable clothes to wear for kayaking (light, loose-fitting clothing is best), shorts and t-shirt work well. (Please try to be dressed following the rules of the country)

-Change of clothes for after the trip

- A towel, Sunscreen, sunglasses and a hat/cap, waterproof camera