Doha: FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 is considered to be a great opportunity for the wide range of spectators and fans who love the soccer games worldwide to visit the State of Qatar and enjoy the tournament in addition to the tourist landmarks of Qatar and the upcoming soccer festival atmosphere at the Mondial -Event taking place from November 21 to December 18, 2022.
Qatar stands out for its incredible tourist attractions as the country is rich in numerous archaeological sites, including several museums, libraries, performing arts and a variety of traditional activities. One of the most famous archaeological landmarks in Qatar is the Al Zubarah Fort.
The fort and adjacent archaeological sites allow visitors to travel through time for a glimpse of the region’s rich traditions and long cultural history through the lens of the fort and adjacent archaeological sites.
Today the fortress is one of the World Heritage Sites of the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) and, thanks to the good preservation and consistent care of the fortress, is considered one of the greatest archaeological models in the region.
Al Zubarah Fort contains unique evidence of the robust interaction between man and nature, where seawater meets desert sand that dominates the region’s nature.
There are weights used by ancient pearl divers, imported pottery, engravings of dhow, fishing nets, wells, agricultural activities and others. All this indicates that the people of the city have been engaged in various trades since ancient times and the extent of their close connection with the sea and the land.
The Al Zubarah archaeological site exhibition room can be visited to learn more about the history of the fort, its surroundings and ongoing projects for its maintenance and restoration.
Another popular tourist attraction in Qatar is Souq Waqif, which includes the cultural district of Katara with its wonderful art galleries and fine restaurants, next to the open theater, the waterfront and many historical shops, diverse restaurants and unique hotels, as well as the distinctive Katara beach.
Other tourist attractions include the Pearl-Qatar Island with its unique character and the amazing promenade in Porto Arabia with its diverse selection of fine restaurants and the Cartier Canal, which reminds the visitor of the enchanting water canals in Venice, Italy.
In addition, one of the landmarks that can be visited is the Al Wakra Market, which allows the visitor to learn about the life of the first ancestors by wandering among the alleys of this market and its quiet courtyards. It’s a fun destination to spend the evenings exploring the traditional adobe buildings.
There is a small mosque, a stall and many Qatari shops selling products such as honey, spices, dates, perfumes and gifts. The visit ends with the experience of riding camels and tasting delicious meals in one of the restaurants overlooking the waterfront.
The country also offers desert safaris where visitors will find many activities specially designed for lovers of adventure and thrills. However, other quieter activities can also be enjoyed as desert safari excursions cater to all tastes. It includes quad biking, dune bashing, sand boarding or sea swimming.
Also, Khor Al Adaid is one of the few places on the surface of the earth where sea water seeps deep into the desert. It also gives visitors to Qatar the opportunity to watch the sunset on the beach.
Visitors to Qatar make an appointment to visit the National Museum of Qatar which showcases the country’s rich heritage, rich culture and future aspirations of its people. The museum also welcomes all of its visitors from different cultures to explore its immersive environment and learn more about Qatar’s past, present and future.
In addition, one of the attractions that visitors should visit is the Museum of Islamic Art, which contains one of the best collections of Islamic art in the world as it includes real masterpieces from three continents, representing the diversity of Islamic heritage.
A multitude of fans and viewers of the international teams residing in Qatar confirmed in their earlier comments on the Qatar2022.qa website that Qatar will impress the world with the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 tournament. They also invited fans to enjoy the tournament and related events and further explore Qatar’s cultural and historical diversity.