The capital of Qatar, Doha is a modern city home to a wide range of attractions, among which museums take prominence. These include the Museum of Islamic Arts, Al Khor Museum and Weaponry Museum. Depicting the city’s cultural heritage are attractions such as Al Zubara Fort, Souq Waqif, Clock Tower, Al Koot Fort and Doha Heritage Village.
Doha Heritage Village is situated along the Corniche which is in Al Rumeilia Park. It is a representation of a traditional village of Qatar. You can expect to come across pearl trading and weaving here. This seaside settlement includes nets and an ancient dhow. At one building you will get to see the old craft known as Sadhew weaving in addition to small models of wedding clothes. An ornate wedding box referred to as Daza can also be seen here. A pearl trader or Tawash is another attraction whilst jewellery, an old well and old tea pots can also be seen.
Food available at Doha Heritage Village includes Omani, Qatari and other regional fare. The village plays host to various special occasions and festivals during when it transforms into a hive of activity. Whilst wickerwork and weaving take place during the afternoon, dancing and musical performances are held during the evening.
After visiting Doha Heritage Village, travellers can stop by at other type of attractions including Al-Corniche which is visual marvel. Several parks are located close by to this place of interest. A place ideal to be visited by the whole family is Doha Zoo. Rumeila Park which consists of water features, an art gallery and outdoor theatre is also worth a visit whilst the private nature conservative farm known as Al Shahaneya will offer close encounters with various local animals. the most popular indoor theme park in Qatar, Jungle Zone provides unparalleled family entertainment with a range of thrilling features.
After a day of sightseeing, travellers can choose a Doha luxury hotel such as Millennium Hotel Doha to unwind in with a host of leisure facilities including a spa and fitness centre. Offering a selection of special packages and deals, it is among the most outstanding Doha hotels.