Tourism in Qatar
What you need to know
Qatar is an independent Arab State and is viewed in the region as the richest country in the world. Due to its economic power, native Qataris are outnumbered by foreign workers flocking to the state to seek jobs. Tourists seeking perfect beaches should go to Al-Khor. Bir Zekreet is surrounded by desert and sand dunes where it could be the best destination for camping. Souq Waqif is the shopping haven for mall shoppers and wholesale buyers and sellers alike.