Qatar is a true hidden gem, an emerging destination offering new and undiscovered experiences, allowing your clients to turn one holiday into two!
Flying with Qatar Airways, your clients can make the most of their journey with the ‘World’s Best Value Stopover’ packages by Discover Qatar, with prices starting from just A$19*.
With the best hotel brands, restaurants, spas, and shops, Qatar has created an oasis of luxury in the heart of the Middle East, whilst uniquely retaining its history and heritage. Not to mention, the diversity of the landscape – from rolling dunes and dramatic rock formations, to beautiful unspoilt beaches.
Indulge in a world of culinary delights
With outdoor dining, cafes and glamourous architecturally designed spaces, the options for culinary experiences are vast. Visitors can relax around a feast of traditional Middle Eastern fare or indulge at one of the many Michelin-star and celebrity chef restaurants such as Nobu, Morimoto, Cut by Wolfgang Puck and IDAM by Alain Ducasse – to name just a few.
Get lost in the Souq Waqif
Quite literally getting lost, is one of the best ways to experience Qatar’s heritage. As travellers meander through the myriad of alleyways in the Souq Waqif, they’ll discover an endless tapestry of local curiosities, spices, fabrics. Taking a step back into a world where traders have been trading their wares in the Souq for hundreds of years. Visitors may even come across the world renowned Falcon hospital.
Experience nature at its best
One of the world’s largest breeding grounds for Whale sharks lies just 80kms off the coast of Qatar. Migration occurs each year from April – October and viewing them ensures a bucket list experience! The migration of the flamingos in Qatar is equally as enthralling. Guests can even kayak at the nearby Al Thakira mangroves.
Adventure seekers paradise
A must do experience on any stopover in Qatar is a half day dune-bashing tour which heads south to see the incredible beauty of the Inland Sea – a UNESCO world heritage site. Alternatively visitors can take in the breathtaking scenery of the Inland Sea from above in a hot air balloon. Or get an adrenaline hit paratriking, paragliding or even kite surfing!
Discover Qatar’s Arts and Culture scene
Qatar is world renowned for its array of museums, art and culture. Named as one of the world’s great places to visit – The National Museum of Qatar was designed by architect Jean Nouvel who was inspired by the desert rose crystal. An experience not to be missed is watching the sunset over the skyline of West Bay from a traditional Dhow boat trip, or exploring Katara Cultural village and maybe indulging in a high tea.
Shop until you drop
Qatar offers something for all shoppers – no matter what their budget! From the extraordinary Galleries Layfayette to the contemporary Pearl district, through to the incredible fabrics and spices at the Souq Waqif – a shopping experience to delight everyone is on offer.
So do your clients a favour! With a luxury stay from as low as $19*, a Qatar stopover will turn one holiday into two.
- Standard stays in a 4-star hotel start from only A$19 per night
- Premium stays in a 5-star hotel from A$27 per night
- Luxury stays in a 5-star+ hotel from A$71 per night
To access these exclusive stopover rates for your clients – Register for the trade portal today, to be booking ready! Register HERE.
*For more information on these incredible value stopovers, visit www.qatarairways.com/tradeportal
Qatar looks forward to welcoming your clients to experience Qatar’s unrivalled hospitality and authentic culture.