Best Parks and Gardens in Qatar
Category: Entertainment

The state of Qatar is well known for its breathtaking scenery and modern architecture. Qatar is home to many beautiful parks that provide residents and visitors with recreation spaces amid city life and desert views. Most parks have jogging trails, while others have scenic features and playgrounds that keep kids entertained. Every park offers a unique combination of activities, scenery, vegetation, and facilities.

Here is a list of some incredible parks in Qatar that are truly beautiful, enjoyable and relaxing: 

1) Al Bidda Park

Al Bidda Park, Qatar

The Al Bidda Park consists of three separate areas: Al Bidda, Arumailah, and Wadi Al Sail. There are 8 playgrounds at this park, along with 6 outdoor exercise areas and a rubberized fitness trail. This park is pet-friendly. It hosts well-kept gardens, lush green spaces, basketball, volleyball, and tennis courts, jogging, walking, and bicycle paths, along with an amphitheater and more. CCTV cameras are installed in the park to ensure public safety and security. All three park zones feature barbeque stations and gazebos. On a reservation basis, these are available during park hours.  

Timings - 4am to midnight

Location and Contact Details of Al Bidda Park 


2) Aspire Park

Aspire Park, Qatar

As a sprawling 88-hectare park, Aspire Park boasts a wide range of amazing attractions and facilities for visitors' enjoyment and comfort. You will find everything you need in this park, from restaurants to playgrounds to jogging tracks to football pitches, making it one of the best parks in Qatar. Take in the stunning views of Doha from the Torch Tower, a 300-meter-tall skyscraper featuring an observatory deck and a revolving restaurant. People enjoy relaxing on the park benches next to the fish pond in the evenings after a long, hot day.

Timings - Open 24 hours

Location and Contact Details of Aspire Park 


3) Katara Green Hills

Katara Green Hills, Qatar

Around Katara Cultural Village, the Katara Green Hills cover 361,500 square metres of grassy meadows and trees. Its amenities include beautifully landscaped gardens, jogging tracks, swimming pools, fitness centers, children's play areas, and dedicated parking spaces. A walking track and recreational facilities are located on either side of the cultural village, which is divided into northern and southern hills. There are many landmarks to see in the hills, including Katara Mosque, Galeries Lafayette, Pigeon Towers, Children's Mall (shaped like a gift box), and Al Gannas Headquarters (shaped like a falcon head) and more.

Timings - Open 24 hours

Location and Contact Details of Katara Green Hills


4) Abu Nakhla Park

Abu Nakhla Park, Qatar

The Abu Nakhla Park, located in the Al Shahaniya Municipality of Qatar, offers scenic scenery and well-equipped recreational facilities. Visitors can enjoy leisure activities, connect with nature, and create lasting memories in this welcoming environment. This park offers picturesque landscapes, a variety of flora and fauna, and a number of recreational facilities that make it an ideal place for birding and photography. There are gazebos, children's playgrounds, walking and jogging tracks, football fields, basketball courts, volleyball courts, and more in this park.

Timings - 6am to 11pm

Location and Contact Details of Abu Nakhla Park 


5) Al Bayt Stadium Park

Al Bayt Stadium Park, Qatar

With a capacity greater than thirty football pitches, Al Bayt Stadium Park provides a wide variety of facilities such as children's play areas, cycle tracks, exercise stations, boat rentals, food stations, horse and camel paddocks, tennis courts, basketball courts, volleyball courts, football fields, prayer rooms, and parking lots. A man-made lake with a variety of birds is located in the center of Al Bayt Park. Children and adults can enjoy kayaking, bumpy boats, and pedal boat rides between 5 pm and 10 pm. Fees can range from QR 20 to QR 50 depending on the activity. There is also a pool at Al Bayt with 32 floating trees, making it a favorite spot for photographers. This is a great place for families to spend time all year long, as well as for relaxing or engaging in physical activities.

Timings - 5am to 12am

Location and Contact Details of Al Bayt Stadium Park 


6) Al Khor Hill Park

Al Khor Hill Park, Qatar

Al Khor Hill Park is situated in the coastal city of Al Khor in Qatar, and offers a range of recreational activities for visitors of all ages. With its natural beauty, leisure activities, and tranquil setting, it's the perfect place to relax and spend time with friends and family. The park's highlight is its hilltop location, which offers scenic views of Al Khor and the azure waters of the Arabian Gulf. It has coloured benches scattered around and is a great place for kids.

Timings - 7am to 9pm

Location and Contact Details of Al Khor Hill Park 


7) Oxygen Park

Oxygen Park, Qatar

An amazing green space can be found at Oxygen Park in Education City, Qatar. With over 130,000 square meters of greenery, the park is known for its unique design and abundance of greenery. It features walking and jogging trails, outdoor fitness equipment, and serene picnic areas. It is the ideal place to enjoy the great outdoors with jogging trails, volleyball pitches, and several multipurpose fields. You can work out in this park and enjoy time with family and friends. The park's impressive amphitheater hosts a variety of cultural and entertainment events. A children's playground is also available.    

Timings - Monday 5am to 10 pm, Wednesday 6am to 11:30pm, Thursday 6 am to 12am, Tuesday and Friday 6 am to 11pm, Saturday 5 am to 11pm, Sunday 6am to 9pm

Location and Contact Details of Oxygen Park 


8) Souq Waqif Park

Souq Waqif Park, Qatar

In Doha, Souq Waqif Park is a great place for families and friends to meet and have fun. It has become popular with both locals and travelers, and many people come here on weekends to have fun. Watch the sunrise and sunset while enjoying the cool sea breeze and the tranquil setting of this park. Several facilities are available to visitors at Souq Waqif Park, making it one of the most popular parks in Qatar. These facilities include a playground for kids, green spaces, walkways, a fitness area, and sports facilities like badminton and soccer. The amphitheater offers great event facilities including live aerobatics and dance performances which are a real treat for visitors.

Timings - Open 24 hours

Location and Contact Details of Souq Waqif Park 


9) Al Legtaifiya Park

Al Legtaifiya Park, Qatar

Visitors of all ages will find Al Legtaifiya Park a relaxing getaway or an ideal spot for recreational activities. Guests can stroll along the well-maintained paths, take in the scenic views, and relax in the serenity of Al Legtaifiya Park's shaded seating areas, perfect for picnics or simply relaxing. For those seeking sports and recreational activities, Al Legtaifiya Park provides various facilities. Children can play in well-equipped playgrounds, fitness enthusiasts can run on jogging tracks, and tennis or basketball enthusiasts can play on sports courts. The park has become a beloved destination in Doha, Qatar due to its natural beauty, well-maintained facilities, and diverse offerings.

Timings - Saturday-Wednesday 5am to 12am, Thursday & Friday 5am to 1am

Location and Contact Details of Al Legtaifiya Park 


10) Al Gharrafa Park

Al Gharrafa Park, Qatar

Another addition to Qatar's great list of parks is Al Gharrafa Park, the country's first air-conditioned park. As part of its amenities, it includes a tunnel with air conditioning walking lines, jogging paths, a children's play area, cycling paths or tracks for bicycles, an exercise area, ample seating area and toilets. The park has a football field, a basketball court, a cave, an open-air amphitheater to host events, and open-air table tennis tables. If you are seeking a place to enjoy outdoor activities or relax, Al Gharrafa Park is the place for you.  

Timings - 6am to midnight

Location and Contact Details of Al Gharrafa Park 


11) MIA Park

MIA Park, Qatar

MIA Park is an inspiring example of Doha's commitment to culture and leisure through its combination of artistic installations, stunning views, and recreational amenities. You can spend a pleasant afternoon in MIA Park with a picnic or stroll in the park at sunset to catch engaging public art and experience family-friendly activities. This park offers a variety of year-round attractions, such as film screenings, sporting events, a children's playground, outdoor cafes, art workshops, pop-up markets and more. The Museum of Islamic Arts Park features large trampolines and a fantasy castle with ropes, stairs and slides that will keep energetic children entertained. At the park, you can also rent bikes.

Timings - Open 24 hours

Location and Contact Details of MIA Park 


12) Baladna Park

Baladna Park, Qatar

Located within the expansive grounds of the Baladna Farm, Baladna Park offers a unique blend of entertainment, education, and outdoor activities for the entire family. Activities such as the Animal Zone, Reptile Cave, Kids Adventure Land, Kids Play Area, Jumping Castle, and Foot Billiards are included in the entrance fee. A variety of paid activities and attractions are available inside, including Karting, Bicycle Tours, Pottery, Cow Milking, Greenhouse Planting, Mining experience, Bungee Trampoline, Pedal Racing, Archery, Extreme Sports Zone, Bumper Cars, Ninja Warriors, Animals and Bird feeding, Mini Land Rovers, Horse and Pony, Bumper and Speed Boats, Cornholes, and Carousels.  

Timings - 10am to 10pm

Entrance Fee - QR 35 for adults (aged 13 and over) , QR 55 for kids (ages 3-12)

Location and Contact Details of Baladna Park


13) Al Khor Family Park and Zoo

Al Khor Family Park and Zoo

This beautiful, well-manicured park is an excellent place to engage your kids and watch Qatar's wildlife for those looking to escape the city bustle. A variety of amenities are available at the park, including a zoo, a waterfall, a mosque, a museum, a mini-golf area, wall murals, a skating area, a children's play area, a basketball field, a football field, a walkway for athletes, food kiosks, drinking fountains, and an amphitheater. Tuesdays, only women and children are allowed in the park. In order to accommodate visitors, a good parking facility is available.

Timings - 8am to 10pm

Entrance Fee - QR 15 for adults, QR 10 for children up to 10 years old.

Location and Contact Details of Al Khor Family Park and Zoo 


14) Ain Khaled Family Park

Ain Khaled Family Park, Qatar

Ain Khaled Family Park is a perfect place to take a walk, watch children play, read a book, enjoy the fresh air or simply admire this park's beauty. As soon as you enter the park, you will see the well-shaded children's play area, which has slides, climbing paths, monkey bars, and a mini toy ride. Within the park, there is a gazebo and several wooden benches. There is also a basketball or football court, a walking and jogging track, and an area reserved for small gatherings. There are toilets near the playground.

Timings - Monday - Friday 6am to 11pm, Saturday and Sunday closed

Location and Contact Details of Ain Khalid Family Park


15) Al Abraj Park

Al Abraj Park, Qatar

This park is surrounded by tall buildings and has lush green grass in its center. The park has 130 species of trees, a jogging track or walkway, a live wall filled with greenery for selfies, exercise areas, and murals. A variety of seating options are available in the park. These include shaded or semicircular open seating, an attractive red squiggly bench at the corner while enjoying a drink or snack.  

Timings - Open 24 hours

Location and Contact Details of Al Abraj Park 


16) Al Mamoura Family Park

Al Mamoura Family Park, Qatar

The Doha Municipality is home to Al Mamoura Family Park, a small green space with many options for relaxing, exercising, and playing. At the entrance to the park, you will see lampposts, 12 gazebos, huge trees, a green carpet, and a signboard indicating the different areas. Within the park, there are three exercise machines, two large, well-shaded play areas for children, walking tracks, a drinking water facility, and restrooms.  

Timings - 5am to 12am

Location and Contact Details of Al Mamoura Family Park 


17) Al Ghasham Public Park

Al Ghasham Public Park, Qatar

Al Ghasham Family Park is located in Al Wakrah, Qatar, in a residential neighbourhood. There are benches for resting and a play area for children in the park. Furthermore, there is a free football pitch available in the park between 4 pm and 10 pm.  

Timings - Open 24 hours

Location and Contact Details of Al Ghasham Public Park 


18) Barzan Olympic Park

Barzan Olympic Park, Qatar

A few features of the Barzan Olympic Park in Qatar are unique. Among the park's attractions is a train ride that gives visitors the chance to see the whole park. In the park, visitors can ride bikes on the bike tracks, play football or tennis on the football pitch, walk, jog, and run on walking and jogging paths. Children enjoy themselves at the park by getting sopping wet while enjoying the water fountain, which isn't just a showpiece but also part of the play equipment.  

Timings - 4am to 9am, 4pm to 10pm

Entrance Fee - QAR 10, and Free for children under 3, children with disabilities and seniors above 60 years.

Location and Contact Details of Barzan Olympic Park 


19) Al Tawasul Traditional Park

Al Tawasul Traditional Park, Qatar

A must-see traditional park in Qatar is Al Tawasul Traditional Park in Al Khor. There are several recreational areas in the park, including a children's play area, a football field, and an athlete walkway. An attractive part of the park is its environment section with trees and plants of all kinds, as well as facilities to house animals and birds. Taking children on this kind of nature and environmental tour is a great way for them to learn about nature and the environment. It's also a great place for a picnic and some family time.  

Timings - 3pm to 10pm

Location and Contact Details of Al Tawasul Traditional Park 


20) Crescent Park

Crescent Park, Qatar

Located in Lusail, Qatar, Crescent Park Qatar offers a refreshing escape from the city's hustle and bustle by seamlessly blending natural elements with modern infrastructure. The park features lush green landscaping, serene walking trails, wonderful waterfront views, as well as a maze made from hedges, an arch and plenty of seating for visitors. A variety of recreational facilities are also available, including children's play areas, playgrounds, sports courts, and picnic areas. Locals and tourists alike enjoy leisure activities and relaxation at this park, which has a tranquil ambiance, breathtaking scenery, and ample amenities.  

Timings - 8am to 12am

Location and Contact Details of Crescent Park 


21) Muaither Family Park

Muaither Family Park, Qatar

Visitors can relax and enjoy some respite at Muaither Family Park, located in Al Rayyan Municipality. Among the park's amenities are a children's play area, small garden area, green lawns, shaded seating, and more. If you spend an evening in this park, you will certainly be left with a positive attitude and a pleasant feeling.  

Timings - Open 24 hours

Location and Contact Details of Muaither Family Park


22) New Salata Park

New Salata Park, Qatar

In the heart of Doha's urban landscape, New Saleta Park is a popular destination for families, fitness enthusiasts, and nature lovers. At New Salata Family Park, you will find beautiful trees, walking or jogging tracks, a children's play area, a rolling hill, benches, gazebos, and drinking water facilities. There are two children's play areas, one on each end of the park. Upon entering the park, there is a mini house with slides, a monkey bar, climbing paths, and a tiny merry-go-round. The other side of the playground has four swings for both kids and adults. The hanging water feeder at New Salata Family Park allows you to see a variety of birds.   

Timings - 6am to 11pm

Location and Contact Details of New Salata Park 


23) Muglina Unit Park

Muglina Unit Park, Qatar

The Muglina Unit Park is located at the intersection of Al Corniche Street and Ras Abu Aboud Expressway. One of the main attractions is the eye-catching curved bridge in the center of the park, which allows children to play and makes an excellent location to take pictures. There is also a Qatari architecture-inspired arch monument and a watch tower with 4 entrances in the park. Additionally, there are neatly laid stone walkways, lush green lawns, a pillar monument, the Al Khulaifi Heritage House, and Bayt Sharq Restaurant in the park.

Timings - Open 24 hours

Location and Contact Details of Muglina Unit Park 


24) Onaiza Park

Onaiza Park, Qatar

In West Bay Lagoon, Onaiza Park welcomes its visitors with a wide variety of beautiful sights and is a perfect spot to stroll in the evenings. Throughout the park are numerous seating areas, including open benches, private seating areas for families, and attractive covered areas perfect for admiring the views. A great attraction for kids at the park is the slide, climbing path, monkey bars, etc. Around the kids' play area there is sand to play on as well. Parents can sit in the covered seating area that surrounds the play area and supervise their children. The park also offers a walking track, a pretty garden area, and an abundance of green space for its visitors.

Timings - Open 24 hours

Location and Contact Details of Onaiza Park 


25) Umm Al Seneem Park

Umm Al Seneem Park, Qatar

Umm Al Seneem Park is one of Qatar's top tourist attractions, due to its Guinness World Record for the longest air-conditioned walking track. It is located in Umm Al Seneem's residential area. Among the park's amenities are the world's longest outdoor air-conditioned track, a fitness area with reflexology path, play zones for children, green areas for relaxation, and appetite and drinking areas. Additionally, there are prayer areas for men and women, a bike rental area, two family seating areas, and male and female toilets in the park.

Timings - 5am to 12am

Location and Contact Details of Umm Al Seneem Park 


The parks in Qatar serve as gathering spaces for social events, community celebrations, and recreational activities. Qatar's parks offer something for everyone, whether you are looking for a peaceful retreat in nature or a place to engage in outdoor sports. We hope you enjoyed this article and we would love for you to visit these parks and let us know how your experience was.



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