Discover the History of Al Zubarah

Schedule

Day Tour: 09:00 – 17:00
Frequency: Saturday, Monday & Wednesday | Duration: 8 hours


Journey north from Doha, via Al Khor  where we visit the harbour and one of the oldest mosques in Qatar. Al- Khor Harbour was a rich center for the local pearl and fishing industries and continues to be a busy port fishermen.

We proceed Al Zubarah Fort, a striking landmark in the expanse of the desert landscape. We also visit the archaeological site that is a UNESCO designated World Heritage Site. You will be able to see the ancient fortified compound, the palatial compound and the City Wall.

Our next stop is Al Ruwais, Qatar’s northernmost tip where we visit a local souq and break for lunch with a view of Arabian Gulf.

From here travel to the once important pearl diving and fishing community at Al Khor. We stop at the boat harbour and interact with the local fishermen who still use the traditional method for fishing before returning to Doha.