Qatar Travel Guide
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Qatar Tourism - Ishat Island
Ishat Island is situated on the south-eastern part of Qatar. Qatar, a peninsula stretching into the Arabian Gulf, is enveloped by water on its three sides. Ishat Islands, lying in the gulf surrounding the peninsula ,constitutes some cliffs of light color that border 3 islets with flat-tops. It has also 2 rocks lying detached towards Khor Al-Udaid's northeast.
Ishat Island covers an area of 20 sq kms. approximately. Surrounded by the Arabian Gulf, Ishat Island is a fabulous site of tourist attraction. Doha, the capital of Qatar is visited by tourists across the globe all through the year. For tourists who have come to visit Doha, there are arrangements made by the Qatar tour operators for excursions to the island and guided trips around the islets of Ishat.
The exotic location of the group of islets favors Ishat Island as an exclusive tourist destination. The pleasant climate accompanied with the charming scenic backdrop serve to entice the visitors to the shores of the Ishat Island. Far away from the humdrum of common existence it provides a peaceful haven to all its temporary residents. Tourism in Ishat Island is thus very prosperous. The geographical location of Ishat Island has made it a popular tourist spot for relaxation and adventure. Some other appealing tourist destinations around Ishat Island are Haloul Island, Shrao Island, Alia Island and Al Saflia Island.
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Qatar Tourism: Palm Tree Island - Khor Al Udaid - Madinat Al Shamal - Al Ruwais - Al Zubara - Dukhan - Marroub Fort
Al Ghuwair Castle - Al Zubarah - Al Rakiyat Fort - Barzan Tower - Umm Salal Mohammed Fort - Al Wajbah Fort
Al Jassasiya - Ishat Island - Shrao Island - Haloul Island - Al Saflia Island - Alia Island