The bustling metropolis of Doha is a refreshing experience and a unique travel destination that will offer you many attractions and a welcoming neighbourhood to comb through. From historical places to bustling souqs that are full of life, here are three things you shouldn’t miss in Doha.

Visit the National Museum of Qatar

National Museum of Qatar | Image by Kc Mwambeta via unsplash

This museum pays tribute to the history, culture, and locals of the city. The architecture of the museum is inspired by the desert rose, and the intricate designs will surely take your breath away. You will be taken through a guided tour of the artefacts and museum pieces, and some of the most prized possessions. Many of the best hotels in Doha are located around the museum. You can opt to stay at a hotel the likes of Al Najada Doha Hotel by Tivoli during your trip and take a 7-minute ride to the museum.

Take a stroll through the Souq Waqif

A must-see for anyone visiting Doha, Souq Waqif is the hustle and bustle of the town where you can buy almost anything.  Spices, textiles, delicacies, coffee, aromatic scents, and a range of souvenirs are sold here. You will be able to get some good deals by bargaining and collecting a few things to take home with you.

Relax at the Katara Cultural Village

The village is famous as the cultural and entertainment hub of the village. You will find an opera house, a concert hall, and an amphitheatre on the beachfront where you can experience live performances, exhibitions, and more. It is also the perfect place to take a stroll, relax, and treat yourself to some delicious local food.