- Chidozie Uzoezie
The New Way to See Qatar with Qatar Airways & Discover Qatar
Discover Qatar, the destination management subsidiary arm of Qatar Airways, has announced a new selection of pre-bookable city and desert tours for passengers transiting through Qatar.
The Discover Qatar Transit Tours allow all passengers with a transit time at Hamad International Airport (HIA) of 5-12 hours to choose from a range of activities to help them experience Qatar during their stopover.
The city tours, launched in 2015, have been hugely popular with passengers transiting through HIA. It has been revamped and enhanced, offering a wide variety of new exciting excursions.
Activities include visiting key landmarks including The Pearl-Qatar, Katara Cultural Village, Souq Waqif and the Museum of Islamic Art for its stunning collection of art and architecture.
Passengers can also book a unique desert experience and visit Sealine Beach and the sand dunes of Mesaieed either in the exclusive off-road monster bus or a luxury 4 X 4 vehicle.
Additionally, transit passengers can also book the ‘Stop & Shop’ tour which offers a chauffeur-driven car to the Mall of Qatar – home to luxury fashion brands and world-class restaurants.
Qatar Airways passengers who wish to take the advantage of the Discover Qatar Transit Tours can pre-book on Discover Qatar’s website or visit the Discover Qatar Transit Tours desk at HIA with valid passports and boarding passes.