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Address: | Bounded by Al-Souq St & Grand Hamad Street, Doha, Qatar
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4 days stopover

The Souq Waqif is an enthralling place to visit, eat at the many varied eating establishments and shop for traditional clothing, souvenirs or gold, or just absorb the smell of... read more

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Mount Eden
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Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

The Souq Waqif is an enthralling place to visit, eat at the many varied eating establishments and shop for traditional clothing, souvenirs or gold, or just absorb the smell of spices. It has to be number 1 on the The 'To Do List' when visiting Doha. You could easily spend a day just getting lost soaking up the atmosphere.

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Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

My wife, 9 month old baby, and I were able to hang out here a little, and enjoy a local dinner outdoor in the souq, on a long layover at Doha airport. The souq is very picturesque, and you really feel like you are in some romantic Arabic place. The people were very friendly here and everyone was very laid... More 

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Campinas, SP
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

It is one of the must see places in Doha, but go there after 6pm. You will camels, falcons, horses, clothing, souveniers and lots of restaurants. Art gallery and gold jewelry gallery.

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Los Angeles, California
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

In the late afternooon, the Souq really comes alive, with local shoppers and residents enjoying the outdoor cafes. Very colorful and authentic.

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Doha, Qatar
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26 reviews
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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Perfect place to grab a sheesha or a coffee especially winters. Watch out for summers it's too hot and exhausting.A good place to stroll too.Tourists hot destination.

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Thank mayank1024
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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

weekly visit to this unique place is becoming a habit for me and my friends .. all you need can be found in this place ... mixture of old and modern . antique and fation , etc... food also having many options .. location is nice , car parking is very organized and huge .

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Perth, Australia
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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I found it very nice and interesting to walk around. Easy to find. I was a single woman and noone hassled me to buy as in other markets throughout the world.

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Thank Travelinwkids14
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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

It is a huge pen market with lots of continental restaurants,decorative items shops, pets shop fir buying purposes and antiques shops....but visit was spoiled due to hot climate ....better to visit in October to March.

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Thank Khushbu G
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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

We walked around the Souq Waqif on our first night in Doha. Very neat to see all of the different types of shops and restaurants. We found everyone to be very friendly and helpful.

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Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
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This place, i can call it must to see in doha. The cafes there, food and shops, all are very nice and good to see.

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