With a rich culture, amazing history and the perfect balance of modernisation – Doha, Qatar makes for an excellent family vacation spot. Here are a few family-oriented experiences for you!


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Museum of Islamic Arts Park

If you’re looking for a relaxing atmosphere after you visit the Museum of Islamic Arts, adjacent to the museum you’ll find a serene park that is open 24 hours a day. Together with great views of the West Bay Skyline, there are large grassy areas for the kids to play on! 23 minutes from Souq Al Wakra Hotel Qatar by Tivoli and several other 5 star hotels in Doha, you shouldn’t miss out on this park!

Souq Waqif

Wander through Souq Waqif with your kids and witness the local culture of Doha in all its glory. Your kids, no matter the age, are sure to be dazzled by the happenings of the exotic stalls that sell all sorts of goods!


A waterfront promenade that is popular among tourists and locals alike, this 7-kilometre stretch allows you to wander around the Doha Bay with your kids for a time full of leisure and fun activities.

Al Zubarah Fort

For a history lesson, visit Al Zubarah Fort, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Once a thriving port famous for pearl fishing, this site has now been converted to a museum in the ancient town of Zubarah.

Fritzjames Stephen is a travel writer, who writes content based on the myriad of experiences and indulgences that the world has to offer travellers across all walks of life. Google+