Qatar Travel Guide · Qatar Things to See & Do 

Qatar Travel Guide

Quick Facts
Capital Doha
Government Traditional monarchy
Currency Qatari riyal (QAR)
Area 11,437 km2
Population 1,493,051 (Dec 2008 est.)
Language Arabic (official), English commonly used as a second language
Religion Muslim 95% (All religions are practiced.)
Electricity 240V/50Hz (UK plug)
Calling Code +974
Internet TLD .qa
Time Zone UTC+3

Qatar (قطر "kat-ir") is a peninsula jutting into the Persian Gulf, to the north of Saudi Arabia, East of Bahrain and West of the Emirates.

All about Qatar

Qatar Accommodation

SAVE up to 75% on Last Minute deals! Search for discount Qatar hotels, motels, apartments, hostels, guest accommodations and vacation resorts. Book now and pay at the hotel. Instant email confirmation!

Qatar Travel Guide from Wikitravel. Many thanks to all Wikitravel contributors. Text is available under Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 3.0, images are available under various licenses, see each image for details.