Qatar is one of the safest places in the world, and whether you’re travelling alone or with your friends, the country has unlimited options for an unforgettable women-only trip.
Things To Do
Things To Do
Spend a quiet afternoon admiring the extensive collections at the Museum of Islamic Art and later relax as you enjoy a snack with a fresh juice or coffee, thanks to the MIA Park Cafe that offers majestic views of Doha’s West Bay. There is also a wide selection of picnic baskets to choose from for a complete outdoor picnic experience.
The Corniche, one of the most popular spots in Doha to stroll, runs along the Doha Bay and allows incredible views to the Arabian Gulf, with dhows lining up and the skyscrapers of West Bay in the background offering the perfect spot for an evening walk or watching sunset.
Also known as “the Arabian Riviera”, The Pearl is one-of-a-kind; luxurious hotels, designer boutiques, fine dining restaurants, a yacht-filled marina, the Venice-inspired Qanat Quartier and beautiful gardens; The Pearl is one of the most popular attractions in Doha and definitely worth dedicating a day to explore all it has to offer.
Kickstart your day with a rejuvenating yoga class in one of Doha’s hotels that offer yoga facilities and lessons. You will enjoy your yoga class in a beautiful setting by the pool or on the hotel’s rooftop and refresh your mind and body to enjoy the rest of your day.
The iconic hotel in the heart of Doha offers one of the best pool terraces in the city to relax and refresh, enjoy soft drinks, juices and snacks and get some well-deserved relaxation under the Arabian sun!
A luxurious shopping destination, the globally recognized Villagio Mall has it all; high-end boutiques from acclaimed brands all over the world, famous retail stores, gondola rides, a plethora of dining options, an IMAX cinema, a theme park for the kids and many more. Prepare for a day of pure excitement and fun!
If you are into water sports, consider booking a kitesurfing lesson in one of Qatar’s kitesurfing schools. Your instructor will introduce you to the basics of the sport with theory and safe systems and slowly lead you to the water to teach the kite steering techniques and finally, for you to experience your first ride.
Be it with your significant other, a friend, or just a serene me-time, dhow cruises are a must when in Doha. The majestic traditional wooden boats used for pearling in the past are the perfect means of transport to sail in and explore the beauty of the Arabian Gulf. You can enjoy a short ride readily available at the Corniche or book one in advance for the whole evening with fresh Arabic BBQ dinner served onboard.
Spend a day at one of the most beautiful spaces in Qatar. The impressive Qatar National Library, an architectural marvel in itself, offers a wide range of activities. Select a book to read from its rich collection, get some work done in one of the designated work spaces, enjoy a coffee and snack at the café or attend one of the various events, such as a night with the Philharmonic Orchestra.
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