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Address: | Bounded by Al-Souq St & Grand Hamad Street, Doha, Qatar
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Shopping Tour: Souq Waqif or Al Wakra Souq Tour
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Doha Express City Tour
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8 Hour Cultural Doha Day Tour

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Nice and looks old even being new

One of the things you have to visit when you are in Doha. In July it was very humid so it was ok to do it during late afternoon after the sunset. Nice souvenir stores, bars and... read more

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed today NEW via mobile

One of the things you have to visit when you are in Doha. In July it was very humid so it was ok to do it during late afternoon after the sunset. Nice souvenir stores, bars and shisha possibilities. Had dinner in a nice place between the small streets. Bread being made live with real fire. Good tasting barbecue meat.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed today NEW via mobile

This place is good to visit. Just make sure you visit it when the temperature is a little cooler. There are lots of great places to eat here. Lots of products to buy here too.

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Doha, Qatar
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

An excellent place to unwind after a long day at work...With a lot of restaurants and shops ...its a great experience...

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

A traditional bazaar with jewelry, art, souvenirs, pets and many and varied eating places. Can be very crowded. Great place to see both the local people and many of the expatriates. Best visited at night, as the daytime temperatures can be terrible. Avoid the siesta time.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Fabulous!!! They have everything that you can imagine to sell over the souk: gold and silver jewelry, tissues, luggages, pashiminas, birds, rabbits, fish... You can also have a great dinner for a good price and a amazing experience! The food is spectacular. And you should walking around, it will be awesome! On friday they open at 4pm. Be careful with... More 

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Doha, Qatar
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Lot of shops/ buildings that represents old culture/heritage. Variety of international cuisine restaurants. Family entertainment activities are frequently happening. A must see for Tourists.

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Doha, Qatar
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Everyone who wants to experience Qatar culture must visit Souq Waqif because its a traditional market that highlights the different crafts from Qatar. Its fun to take a walk along the different shops there and then just have coffee in one of the coffee shops found in the middle of the Souq. Plus you can bargain and get discounts for... More 

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Doha, Qatar
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

If you have only one day in Doha, do not miss visiting Souq Waqif! People come by the thousands to barter for goods, relax and people watch, and enjoy traditional meals. "Souq", Arabic for 'the standing market', dates from the time Doha was a village and its inhabitants gathered on the creek banks to buy and sell their goods. Long... More 

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Doha qatar
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Qatar under the farther Emirs vision pulled an ugly old Souk (market) and reconstructed a traditional old souk with narrow lanes and interesting surprises at each turn. But the advantage is hidden those "old" walks is air conditioning and wifi. The soul waif is a focal point for many seasonal activities too. Now has good underground parking nearby ( used... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Spent a morning there when it was very quiet but still very hot. Would like to return in the evening to see the difference. Lots of different stalls selling all sorts of wares including birds and grains and spices. Some touristy stuff for sale but generally an authentic market selling items for the locals. Loved the old architecture.

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