10 destinations for leisure and recreation for families with kids in Doha
As an expatriate who has recently moved to Doha, you would like to explore this beautiful city with your family. Doha has various destinations for leisure and recreation with your family. The top 10 destinations are considered as following.
The Museum of Islamic Arts (MIA)
The museum is located on the Corniche, which runs along the bay. It is within walking distance from Souq Waqif and only a 15 minutes drive from Hamad International Airport.
The souq is located on the junction of Bank street and Ali Bin Abdullah Street near Corniche.
Katara Cultural Village
The cultural village is located off the Lusail Expressway on the eastern coast and is nestled between West Bay and The Pearl.
The Gondolania Theme Park
The Villaggio Mall is located on the Al Waab street, right next to the Khalifa International Stadium.
The Aqua Park is on Salwa International Road, in the Abu Nakhla district and is about 37 kilometers from the city centre.
Fuwairit Beach is on the scenic route of Al Shamal highway towards Al Khor . One needs to take Exit 79, and follow the road to the shore.
Qatar Golf Academy
The Gold Academy is situated inside the Doha Golf Club in West Bay Lagoon area.
The Aspire Park is located behind the famous Villaggio Mall, which is located in the Aspire Zone, in the Al Waab district.
How to reach: The Landmark Shopping Mall is situated in the Al Gharaffa district, on the Al Shamal Road.
Most Dhow rides start from the jetty near the Al-Mourjan restaurant on the corniche.