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FIFA urges fans to enjoy Qatar’s unique tourist attractions


The International Football Association (FIFA) has published on its official website a tourist guide of cities, landmarks and activities that fans should explore when visiting Qatar to attend the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 , which begins on November 20 and ends in December. 18.

FIFA has indicated that the Qatar 2022 World Cup tournament will undoubtedly offer football fans the opportunity to enjoy a unique experience in the Gulf country, with cities of the future, adventures in the desert and possibilities endless shopping. Qatar will offer the visiting public everything from sightseeing trips to nature tours that cover all aspects of local life, and will provide visitors with a variety of activities to suit all tastes.

Qatar to provide
sustainable transport

Over the past few years, Qatar’s transport infrastructure has been transformed to provide fast and efficient options for residents and fans during the 2022 FIFA World Cup, FIFA announced on its official website on Saturday. Guided by Qatar’s National Vision 2030 which aims to reduce the country’s dependence on hydrocarbons, the Supreme Committee for Delivery and Legacy (SC) worked with a range of stakeholders to fast-track a host of transportation projects ahead of the World Cup, including Doha metro, highways, electric buses and trams. Public transport will be free for Hayya Card holders between November 10 and December 23, 2022.

The FIFA guide explained that there are five things fans can expect when visiting Qatar during the World Cup, the first of which is generosity and hospitality, as residents of Qatar are renowned for their hospitality and traditionally share their food with their guests, and this culture is still embedded in Qatari society and permeates all aspects of life in Qatar.
Serving customers with Arabic coffee and sweets remains an expression of Qatari hospitality and rich and unique cuisine, which over the years has been influenced by delicacies from the Indian subcontinent, Iran, the Levant and of North Africa. The guide stopped at resorts and beaches, of which there are many in Qatar, and everyone can relax, and among these resorts is Sealine Beach Resort, one of the most beautiful coastal areas near from the capital, Doha, and visitors can also spend time at Al Ghariya Resort on the waterfront. extends over several kilometres.
The third distinctive element that FIFA has highlighted in its guide is islands and water sports. Qatar, due to its geographical location, rich marine life and clear waters, is an ideal destination for water sports enthusiasts.
The guide also reviewed the historical places and castles of Qatar, where antique lovers can discover many historical sites that tell the story of the distant past of the State of Qatar.
The fifth and final thing that visitors to Qatar must experience are desert adventures and sand dunes. In addition to beautiful beaches and islands, Qatar also has beautiful desert and rocky terrain.
Visitors can enjoy desert safaris, camel rides and camping under the stars in a Bedouin tent, or perhaps a visit to the Khor Al Adaid region, which features scenic sand dunes nicknamed the “inland sea”.
There is also Al Jassasiya, a fascinating area filled with rock carvings, where visitors can see examples of prehistoric carvings.