Experience Qatar during your Stopover

Make the most out of your journey by turning your transit with Qatar Airways into a wonderful Stopover in Doha. Book by 28 December for travel until 31 December 2019 to enjoy a luxurious holiday of up to four nights in a four or five-star hotel in Qatar from just *USD 23.

That's not all, club your stay with exciting activities to truly experience and enjoy Arabian hospitality. Choose from our wide range of tours and excursions to either wander through the vibrant labyrinth of alleyways of Souq Waqif, discovering the remarkable landscape on a desert safari adventure, view Doha’s illuminated skyline cruising aboard a traditional wooden dhow or to enjoy a relaxing day at the beach.

With Discover Qatar, enjoy two holidays in one journey.

All it takes is three easy steps:


Book your flight with us, with a minimum transit time of 12 hours in Doha during your departure or return flight.


Arrange your visa. Nationals from a total of 80 countries can now take advantage of visa-free entry into Qatar.


Book your stay in a 4-star or 5-star hotel with a minimal booking fee only, or Book an exclusive transit. We will find a stopover option suitable.


Visa-free arrival to Qatar

Exploring Qatar's culture and attractions has never been easier.

Nationals from a total of 80 countries* can now take advantage of visa-free entry into Qatar, thanks to our new visa waiver upon arrival.

Invite your friends and family to discover an authentic Arabian treasure in the heart of the Gulf - a land famous for its heritage, innovation, and hospitality now with the added benefit of a visa-free entry. 

Citizens of these countries will not need to apply or pay for a visa; instead, a multi-entry waiver will be issued at the airport, upon presentation of a valid passport (valid for a minimum of six months) and a confirmed onward or return ticket.

*Please refer to the table [here] for more information, about eligible nationalities and visa waiver categories.


Explore a truly unique place where impressive skyscrapers overlook traditional wooden boats resting on the Arabian Gulf. Whether you prefer to experience a desert safari, wander through the old alleyways of Souq Waqif, or indulge in cultural and museums tour, the picture-perfect moments are truly endless.

Book today and enjoy exclusive savings of up to 25% on tours & excursions until 15 August 2019.



Whether it’s a museum, a market or a musical attraction,
you’re in for an exciting and educational experience.



The adventurous-at-heart can venture off the beaten track
to discover the ocean, the desert and everything in between.

When travelling through Qatar, there’s no need to wish your time away at the airport. If your transit is longer than 5 hours, you can turn your stop into an extended holiday by joining a city tour, a desert adventure or any number of exciting Doha excursions.

Discover Qatar have removed all of the hassle, so that you can spend your few precious hours discovering Qatar and exploring its unique Arabian heritage before connecting to your final destination.


Few Selected Transit Exclusives:

Doha City TourStarting from QAR 75.00, Price Per Person
Half Day Desert SafariStarting from QAR 358.00, Price Per Person
Flavours of Ramadan TourStarting from QAR 301.00, Price Per Person
Sunset Stand Up Paddle Board and KayakStarting from QAR 299.00, Price Per Person
Chauffeur Driven Standard Vehicle Starting from QAR 455.00
Monster Bus Desert Excursion – Starting from QAR 250.00, Price Per Person
Dhow and Double Decker Sightseeing TourStarting from QAR 260.00, Price Per Person
Day Use at Souq WaqifStarting from QAR 342.00, Price Per Person

Destination Management Like No Other

Discover Qatar is the destination management division of Qatar Airways and proud partner of National Tourism Council. Through partnerships with other outstanding individuals and organizations, task is to advance Qatar as a premium tourist destination. With an outstanding and comprehensive selection of hotels, excursions, transfers and activities, Discover Qatar will create your ideal stopover or vacation in this remarkable country.