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Head north to Al Shamal Beach

Treat family and friends to a beautiful destination.


Al Shamal Beach

With hundreds of miles of pristine coastline and sunshine all year round, Qatar is a destination that has it all. Visitors discover abandoned villages, archaeological sites; inlets; islands; mangroves; golden sands; turquoise waters; and more. The country is resplendent with tranquil, accessible beaches. 

How to get there?

  • Al Shamal is approximately 97 Km from Doha, a drive time of one and a half hours. Although many areas are accessible by standard cars, the beaches are best visited by 4x4.

Al Shamal Beach


Doha, Qatar



Al Shamal Beach is one such spot. Stretching along Shamal Corniche, the water is quite shallow and perfect for wading and for young children. There are shade covers; fixed benches; and plenty of showers/washrooms. Expect unforgettable moments at this picturesque and highly recommended destination.

Highlights of your visit

  • Beach facilities

  • Corniche

  • Magical sunsets

A great place to walk; run; and to have fun. Al Shamal Beach is an amazing location for enjoying life with family and friends. And the sunsets are truly breathtaking.

Al Shamal simply means 'north' in Arabic. The town is bordered by Al Khor to the south while its northern coast is surrounded by alluring Gulf waters.

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Doha, Qatar

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Al Shamal Beach