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Posted On: 26 March 2018 03:59 pm
Updated On: 24 May 2023 05:26 pm

Top 5 water activities that you can try right now in Qatar

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The summer season has officially hit Doha! Time to put on your wet suits to enjoy fun summer activities!

Qatar has a variety of exciting water activities to try for those who want to make the most out of the sun and summer.

Kitesurfing at Fuwairit Kite Beach

Fuwairit Kite Beach
Image credit: Fuwairit Kite Beach

Kitesurfing is slowly getting popular. The recently opened Fuwairit Kite Beach has become a hub for those seeking the thrill of the sport and the beach life. For those who want to learn the exciting sport of kitesurfing, Fuwairit Kite Beach offers day passes, lessons, equipment rentals, and even memberships!

Day access

  • Half-day access with own equipment (4 hours): QR 110
  • Full-day access with own equipment (8 hours): QR 146
  • Half-day access with equipment hire (4 hours): QR 400
  • Full-day access with equipment hire (8 hours): QR 655

Kitesurfing lessons

  • Discover kitesurfing (2-hour private lesson): QR 693
  • Kitesurf progression (4-hour private lesson): QR 1,216
  • Zero to hero course (8-hour private lesson): QR 1,875

Fuwairit Kite Beach details

WakeSurfing & WakeBoarding at The Pearl Island

Wakesurfing and wakeboarding Qatar
Image credit: Wake Qatar

Learn to ride the waves on a board with the power of a speedboat! Ride along the cool water with The Pearl Island as your backdrop with Wake Qatar!

Wake Qatar offers wakesurfing and wakeboarding sessions for groups, perfect for families and friends to enjoy the summer weather and have fun on the water.

WakeSurfing & WakeBoarding

  • Starts at QR 700 for 1 hour
  • All equipment included: boards, wetsuit, lifevest, and helmet
  • Maximum guests: 8

Wake Qatar details

Kayaking at Al Thakira Mangrove Reserve

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If you're the type of explorer who fancies views of wildlife, including reef egrets, terns, and herons, as well as someone who enjoys an occasional jumping fish from the calm waters, why not try kayaking at Al Thakira Mangrove Reserve? Paddle through a stream of water that is abundant in mangroves and natural fauna and immerse yourself in nature.

AquaSports offers a variety of kayaking experiences at Al Thakira Mangroves Reserve perfect for individuals, couples, and families.

Sunrise/Sunset kayaking

  • Adult: QR 240
  • Children ages 7-12 years: QR 120
  • Children ages 2-6 years: QR 60

WATCH: Kayaking To Nature At Qatar's Al Thakira Mangroves

AquaSports details

Scuba diving with Qatar Scuba Center

Qatar Scuba Center
Image credit: Qatar Scuba Center

Ever wanted to explore the depths of the ocean? Learn how to scuba dive and get the chance to observe Qatar's marine life and discover its beautiful aquatic environment.

Qatar Scuba Center offers beginner, professional, and youth courses too!

WATCH: Will you try scuba diving in Qatar?

Qatar Scuba Center details

Jet ski at Katara Beach

Jet Ski at Katara Beach
Image credit: Rayyan Speed

Get your adrenaline pumping and try jet skiing at Katara Beach! If you're looking for speed and to make a splash, this activity is a must-try!

Make your way to Katara Beach and enjoy an incredible jet ski experience with views of The Pearl Island and Katara Cultural Village.

Jet ski experience with Rayyan Speed

  • QR 250 - 30 minutes
  • QR 450 - 1 hour

RELATED: Where to rent a jet ski in Qatar

Rayyan Speed details:

  • Location: Click here
  • Contact: +974 3108 3580
  • Instagram: @rr60

Originally written by Marson Lumanglas, updated by Cassandra Pallagud

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