Qatar is a captivating place to visit. It is located in western Asia with the vast tourism industry. The most interesting part about this place is that it has some really ravishing historic architecture and sculptures. Doha is the capital of Qatar and is one of the major tourist attraction places in Qatar. There are also a lot of other beautiful places to visit in Qatar. Qatar has some magnificent mosques, museums, deserts and much more. Some of the mesmerizing places to visit in Qatar are discussed below:
Al Zubarah is a magnificent fortress surrounded by archeological works, it is also Qatar’s world heritage site which means it’s a must-visit place. It is situated at a lonesome place somewhere in the ocean of sand. This place can be reached by Camel riding or via vehicle. This fortress has a very influential history. It has some archeological remains which are there even before the fortress was built. The architecture of the Al-Zubarah is astonishing and worth clicking some beautiful photographs.
Katara Mosque is located at a very middle of the Katara cultural village. it is one of the most beautiful mosques in Qatar. The main feature of this Mosque is that its outer surface of the architecture has some beautiful design made using turquoise and purple mosaic and stunning interior design which makes it remarkable to watch. In addition to these notable aspects, the masjid is filled with some artistic handicrafts such as ornaments, mosaic tiles, etc.
Museum of Islamic art
The Museum of Islamic art will literally blow your mind. It is considered the world-wide renowned museum. It has the largest collection of Islamic art in the world. The interior architecture of the museum is astonishing, the symmetrical patterns will keep your mouth open. This place has so much about their cultural art which will make you want to know more about the place and the culture.
Al Jassasiya Carvings
Al Jassasiya has some of the most beautiful sites in Qatar. It has some really rare and incomprehensible Carvings in the stone. These carvings represent various shapes of flora and fauna. Some of the carvings are so old that they are unrecognizable because of which their meanings remain a secret.
They say these carvings and signs are more than hundreds of years old and the preservation of these carvings are remarkable.
If you love the open fresh breeze, then the cornice would be the best place for you to spend some good time with your loved one. The serenity of the cool wind and the scenery is remarkable. You can just take a walk by the seaside at the cornice. The cornice is actually a curved shape boulevard. The long road by the seaside has green grass on the other side. It is very close to the Museum of Islamic Art. Hotel Sheraton is worth visiting which is a symbol of present Doha. The most incredible view is of the oyster by the Corniche side.
National Museum in Qatar
This uniquely structured Museum of Qatar is definitely astonishing. It is newly constructed which was opened on 28th March 2019. Its architecture was designed by Jean Nouvel. This innovative building garners attention through the newly restored Palace of Sheikh Abdullah bin Jassim Al-Thani, which is the heart of Qatari national identity. National Museum of Qatar is something that you really need to explore. It is a portrayal of Qatar’s history and its eternal beauty is reflected in it.
Desert Safari Doha
The Doha desert is the land of sea. The vastness of the sand is enthralling. The dunes are rolling and can be enjoyed by getting a desert safari. You can have a long desert safari and can have an overnight stay like camping in the middle of the desert and can enjoy gazing at beautiful stars at night.