Islamic Heritage Exploration Tour (Half Day)

from QR 160

Join us now for a first hand glance at the magnificence of Islamic heritage in Qatar.


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All about the Islamic Heritage Exploration Tour (Half Day).

Join us for an Islamic Heritage tour across Doha, perfect for all culture-curious first timers in Qatar. This 4 hour guided tour takes you through some unique mosques in Doha City. This comprehensive trip acts as an amazing introduction to the Islamic roots which spread over the Arabian region around the 7th century. If you are visiting Doha for only a short while, this trip is just what you need to give you a brief appreciation of the awe-inspiring Islamic world.

Highlights:

  • Pick up and drop from your preferred location within Doha city.
  • A comfortable trip in air conditioned 4X4 Land cruisers which seats 6 people. For larger groups we organize buses equipped with microphones.
  • State Mosque Qatar which is one of the largest and grandest mosques in the country.
  • Fanar – Sheikh Abdullah Bin Zaid Cultural center.
  • Walking tour through the century old Souq Waqif.
  • Visit to the stately Museum of Islamic Arts thats.

Itinerary:

Meeting Point: Pick up and drop from your preferred location within Doha city.

Duration: 4 hours

Start time:

  • Morning Trip: TBD
  • Afternoon Trip: TBD
  • Evening Trip: TBD

Travel time:

  • Fanar
  • Museum of Islamic Art
  • Grand Mosque
  • Souq Waqif for drop-off OR
  • Drop-off at location

Join us for a 4 hour comprehensive tour for the culture curious as we take you through the golden roots of Islamic heritage in Qatar. We pick you up from your preferred location within Doha city to embark on this mystical journey through some of the most unique mosques as well as the old alleys of Souq Waqif. Each air conditioned Land cruiser seats 6 people, for larger groups we arrange buses equipped with microphones. Our first stop is the State mosque which is built over 19,550 Sq M and fits more than 30,000 worshippers each day- the largest mosque in the country. This stately structure is an architectural wonder with about 93 domes and a mix of traditional Arabic & contemporary styles. After a guided tour here we proceed to the beautiful Fanar- the unique spiral minaret that has become one of the most famous landmarks of the country and also Qatar’s tallest mosque This architectural beauty houses a gallery on Islamic art as well as libraries on Cultural learning. We follow this tour with a visit to the century old Souq Waqif which roots the traditions and historical identity of the country. We take a walking tour here while you enjoy the sights, sounds & smells of the maze-like market. The last stop of this journey is the magnificent Museum of Islamic Arts. This five story museum represents Islamic art from three continents over 1,400 years. This collection is highly acclaimed and recognized as one of the biggest Islamic art collections. This trip is perfect for all tourists looking for an insight into the mystical Islamic culture in Qatar. We end this tour by arranging a convenient drop off to your preferred location within Doha city.

Bring on Board:

  • As it is a mosque visit, kindly observe modest dressing. Men should wear long pants and plain shirts without messages or slogans.Women should wear ankle-length skirts or pants. Sleeves should reach to each wrist and the hair should be covered by a scarf. Pants or skirts that are too revealing, clingy, or tight should not be worn.
  • Photography is prohibited in the interiors of the mosques. However, you may bring along your camera to capture the magnificent exteriors as well as the Souq.

Cut off Time: 6 hours

 

Terms & Conditions: 

Cancellation and No show policy

48 Hour prior to arrival : No Charge applies

48 to 24 hours prior to arrival : 50% of the total booking cost

Less than 24 hours & No show : 100% of the total booking cost

Tour Amendment Policy

48 Hour prior to arrival : No Charge applies

48 to 24 hours prior to arrival : 25% of the total booking cost

24 to 12 hours : 50% of the total booking cost

Less than 12 hours : 100% of the total booking cost

The tour package inclusions and exclusions at a glance
What is included in this tour?Items that are included in the cost of tour price.
  • Transportation
  • Pick & Drop-off
  • Guided tour
  • Insurance
  • Water/soft drinks
Whats not included in this tour.Items that are not included in the cost of tour price.

Meals