An ideal place for families, couples or solo travellers, the Doha Corniche is definitely worth a visit when in Qatar’s capital. Here are some of the highlights.
Planning A Visit
Overlooking Doha Bay, the corniche is easy to reach from the city centre. Around a 15-minute drive from Al Najada Doha Hotel by Tivoli, this waterfront promenade runs along Corniche Street and is best visited early in the morning or late afternoon or evening.
Things to Do
Extending for seven kilometres, the Doha Corniche is an ideal spot for relaxation and recreation. Within easy reach of some of the best hotels in Doha, this palm-fringed promenade is an ideal spot for a stroll be it at sunrise or sunset. You can also look to enjoy jogging or skating and don’t forget to snap those quintessential selfies too!
Places to Explore
There many key attractions in Doha that can be visited when here including the Al Bidda and Rumaila parks. Art lovers should definitely head to the Museum of Islamic Art with its stunning creations, while not to be missed is the uniquely designed National Museum of Qatar.
Take a Dhow Cruise
An ideal way to end your visit to the Doha Corniche is to embark on a dhow cruise; these traditional boats traverse around the bay providing an unforgettable perspective of the corniche and the city, made all the more spectacular during sunset.