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its ok

I drove down here with friends we were looking at boats...there are also people renting boats here..

Reviewed 3 days ago
Barfine R
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Doha, Qatar
End of Mia Park

This is not a special and different place, if you are in the Mia Park, continue walking and you... read more

Reviewed 3 January 2018
FatihErmihan
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Doha, Qatar
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Jasim bin Mohammed St, Doha, Qatar
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Reviewed 3 days ago

I drove down here with friends we were looking at boats...there are also people renting boats here..

Thank Barfine R
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Reviewed 3 January 2018

This is not a special and different place, if you are in the Mia Park, continue walking and you will reach there, there is nothing special. You may take nice pictures towards to West Bay.

Thank FatihErmihan
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Reviewed 15 December 2017

Situated in heart of doha,near to souq waqif/irani souq,visited with my friends to doha fort and i had great experience ,can get information from local people about history of doha,some people called it al koot fort,its a s

Thank nishant g
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Reviewed 3 December 2017 via mobile

Its an amazing place to see beautiful. I just visit there with my friends. Had a good day to see all.

Thank Ajith V
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Reviewed 25 June 2017

Not worth going out of your way for in the extreme heat. There wasn't all that much to see from the outside.

Thank Lena P
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Reviewed 9 November 2016

A UNESCO heritage located around an hour's drive out of town with some really good roads and is easily approachable. Worth seeing! gives a great contrast of the recent old civilization and military stronghold. Archaeological sites are nearby and you can also have a swim...More

Thank waqarsarwar
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Reviewed 7 September 2016

This fort is located south of the corniche, which is opposite of the skyline of Doha, and it is next to the Persian gulf.

1  Thank kiltmaker2
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Reviewed 24 July 2016

this is a spectacular architecture of military fortress,perfect place to learn a bit more about history of Doha

Thank 48josiane
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Reviewed 4 June 2016

A fascinating archaeological site which relates to the ancient pearling industry. The air-conditioned information center is very informative with small but relevant displays. The fort is an hour out of town on good roads. There was no shop facility o take water etc. Well worth...More

1  Thank dkirwin
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Reviewed 29 April 2016 via mobile

The fortress is with less than 90 years quite young and historically not important but it accommodates a museum well worth seeing.

Thank Abdul K
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