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Zekreet & Sheikh Faisal Museum

Cancellation Allowed

6 Hours

Arabic and English

Minimum Persons : 1

Maximum Persons : 1

Description

Explore the Western Coast of Doha with a museum tour.

This recreational safari to the dramatic heritage of Qatar will take you back in time while you explore the natural beauty as well as the contemporary art of
the country.

We have put together the perfect 6-hour itinerary for all you heritage
enthusiasts. Join us now for a day exploring the various natural gifts of Qatar including the Ras Abrouq Rock Formations & the Zekreet Beach as well as man-made wonders like the Richard Serra art piece and the Sheikh Faisal Museum.

Pick Up and drop to your location of convenience within Doha city in 4×4 Land Cruiser’s.
One hour drive to Zekreet while passing the camel racing track for 10 mins only.
Ras Abrouq Rock Formations of Zekreet – A lunar-like landscape of limestone rock formations sculpted by the wind. Visitors often climb the rock formations for a better view of the Qatari peninsula.
Pass by a local village. Stroll through the Zekreet beach, untouched by the clamour of the city. Discover the Al Maha Sanctuary which is home to the elegant Arabian Oryx, unique to this part of the world. (We might spot Oryx).
Capture the timeless, Richard Serra sculpture aptly named “East-West / West-East” as it stands tall, perfectly aligned in the vast, desolate space in the heart of the desert.
Traverse through the 530,000 square metre of the Sheikh Faisal Bin Qassim Al Thani Museum. This heritage venue is one of the biggest private museums in the world and takes you through the Jurassic age to the early Islamic period and up to the present day, across a wide range of themes. A must see for motor heads as the museum also houses its very own car museum with a magnificent collection of vintage cars.

Included

Pick Up and drop to your location of convenience within Doha city in 4x4 Land Cruiser’s.
• One-hour drive to Zekreet while passing the camel racing track for 10 mins only
• Ras Abrouq Rock Formations of Zekreet - A lunar-like landscape of limestone rock formations sculpted by the wind. Visitors often climb the rock formations for a better view of the Qatari peninsula.
• Pass by a local village
• Stroll through the Zekreet beach, untouched by the glamour of the city.
• Discover the Al Maha Sanctuary which is home to the elegant Arabian Oryx, unique to this part of the world. (We might spot Oryx)
• Capture the timeless, Richard Serra sculpture aptly named “East-West / West-East” as it stands tall, perfectly aligned in the vast, desolate space in the heart of the desert.
• Traverse through the 530,000 square metre of the Sheikh Faisal Bin Qassim Al Thani Museum. This heritage venue is one of the biggest private museums in the world and takes you through the Jurassic age to the early Islamic period and up to the present day,
across a wide range of themes. A must see for motor heads as the museum also houses its very own car museum with a magnificent collection of vintage cars.
• Professional Driver
• Tour guide available on request
• Water/soft drinks
• Insurance
• Pick up & Drop Off

Location

Extended Details

  • Difficulty :

    No difficulty


  • Excluded :

    Tickets to Museum
    Meals


  • Additional info :

    • Bring along sunscreen, sunglasses and comfortable shoes as you will spend the day exploring. You may also carry snacks and beverages for the day long trip.
    • Don't forget your camera to capture this memory for a lifetime.
    • Prices are negotiable on group bookings of over 15 people
    • The experience is subject to weather conditions and may be cancelled due to high tides and other unfavorable weather conditions.


  • What to expect :

    Pure authenticity and fun times


  • Activity information :

    Meeting Point: Pick up from your location within Doha city in 4X4 Land Cruisers.

    Duration: 6 hours

    Start time:
    Morning Trip: 9AM – 3PM
    Sunset Trip: 1PM – 7PM
    Travel time: 60 mins each way

    Enroute western coast – where the first oil rig was found
    Passby a local village
    Visit the Richard Serra sculptures
    Visit the film city – (Al Maha Arabian Oryx Sanctuary)
    Visit the mystery village
    Enroute to Sheikh Faisal Museum
    Back to Doha


  • Confirmation type :

    Instant Confirmation


  • Cancellation policy :

    48 Hours 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


  • Cancellation time :

    48 Hours