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Posted On: 21 July 2022 01:30 pm
Updated On: 26 July 2022 11:58 am

Tours to book in Qatar

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Are you excited to visit Qatar for the FIFA World Cup™? While you're here do make it a point to explore the country and enjoy the must-visit places, things to do and more!

The (ILQ) team has listed some of the tours you can book based on your interests in Qatar. Check them out and happy exploring!

Please note the prices and timings mentioned are subject to change, do contact the tour operator before booking.

Dhow with Dinner Tour

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Get picked up at your preferred location within Doha limits, cruise around the city's beautiful waterfront and head north to explore the waters of The Pearl-Qatar, all this while enjoying a scrumptious Arabic meal on the traditional Dhow boat every Thursday. How cool is this?

  • Tour operator: Doha Bus
  • Phone: +974 4442 2444
  • Tour time: 3 hours
  • Cost: QR 418 for ages 12 and above (minimum two people), QR 297 per person for ages 3-11 years
  • Website:

Whale Sharks of Qatar Tour

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Qatar is home to one of the world's largest Whale Shark congregations, and this is something you shouldn't miss seeing. Discover Qatar offers this once-in-a-lifetime tour that gets you as close as possible to these magnificent creatures. You can choose to go on a high-speed catamaran or explore in luxury by chartering your private vessel.

  • Tour operator: Discover Qatar
  • Tour time: 8 hours approximately
  • Cost: Starting from QR 1,800 per person 12 years and over, QR 1,350 for children; book now for tours departing until 31st July 2022
  • Website:

Kayaking and Mangrove SUP Tour

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This is your chance to check out the vast mangroves and the biodiversity of Qatar. Kayak through this pristine area and witness the unique landscape, learn about flora and fauna here, and you can also get to see migratory birds if you are lucky! You can try Stand up Paddle Boarding too in the waters of the Al Thakira mangroves. They have these at multiple times of the day at different packages. Are you up for this trip?

  • Tour operator: Aqua Sports Qatar
  • Phone: +974 3319 4445
  • Tour time: Depends upon the tour of your choice
  • Cost: Depends upon the tour of your choice
  • Website:

Panoramic City Tour

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Image credit: Doha Bus

Doha Bus are famous for its Hop On Hop Off Sightseeing Bus and Monster Bus Tour in the Desert. If you are short on time and want to learn about some of the city's iconic locations and the meaning behind certain buildings, then the Doha Bus' Panoramic City Tour could be your choice of tour!

  • Tour operator: Doha Bus
  • Phone: +974 4442 2444
  • Tour time: 1 hour
  • Cost: QR 95 per person for ages 12 and above, QR 45 per person for ages 3-11 years
  • Website:

Desert Safari & Sand Dunes Tour

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Image credit: 365 Adventures

Love the desert and want to experience all that Qatar's vast desert has to offer? Then you must check out this tour! Pass by the singing sand dunes of Qatar, ride a camel in the desert, go dune bashing, visit the Inland sea, stop to shoot a panoramic photo of the desert and enjoy a desert safari on this tour.

  • Tour operator: 365 Adventures
  • Phone: +974 3339 3323
  • Tour time: 4 hours (Quickie to the Desert), 8 hours (Full-Day Desert Safari with Meal)
  • Cost: QR 900 per person onwards (Quickie to the Desert), QR 1200 per person (Full-Day Desert Safari with Meal)
  • Website:

Dukhan, West Coast Tour

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Image credit: Golden Adventures

Explore the west coast of Qatar like never before. Visit the camel racing tracks, the famous East-West/West-East sculpture in the desert, the mushroom rock formations of Zekreet and more with this must-do tour!

  • Tour operator: Golden Adventures
  • Phone: +974 7032 3935
  • Tour time: 4 hours (can be extended at QR 100 per hour); private tours available too
  • Cost: QR 600 (all in, maximum 6 people)
  • Website:


Which of these tours are you looking forward to booking? Do let us know in the comments section below. Do share this article - it keeps us going!