Souq Waqif stands in the centre of Doha, A location in the city linking the sea that is, between the Souq and the Corniche. Anyone who visits the Souq Waqif will feel as if they are standing in the past, beautiful.
The souq has been a trading point in Doha since ancient times, its architecture is reminiscent of ancient Arabia and its streets are filled with tales from the past. Many merchants are descendants of the original tradesmen who setup up shop here originally. Souq Waqif has been the recipient of a major refurbishment project breathing new life into the market place and making it one of the most popular attractions in Doha.