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Regency Travel and Tours unveils highlights of Qatar

Regency Travel and Tours unveils highlights of Qatar

As the burgeoning city of Qatar rapidly advances becoming ever more attractive to local, regional and international tourists, Regency Travel and Tours - named World’s Leading Travel Agency by the World Travel Awards in 2012 - has unveiled a new hand-guide to the country’s top excursions.

Regency Holidays, the leisure & tours division of Regency Travels and Tours, and a household name for holiday travel in Qatar is launching a new range of exciting serviced tour packages, allowing both locals and expats alike to discover the hidden treasures of Qatar – 101 Things to do in Qatar.

The ‘101 things to do in Qatar’ product will offer a range of serviced packages under History, Culture, Adventure, Entertainment, Water Sports, Shopping and Leisure. Whether you’re a Doha resident looking for a fun family weekend or a traveller in transit searching for a spot of culture, Regency Travel and Tours tailored packages and 24 hour booking service make discovering Doha easy.

From afternoons of adventure in your own private desert camp to an evening of romantic dining at a sunken desert dinner table, carved from the sands of the Arabian dunes. See a falcon race across the sky after its prey or take a turn through history at the Museum of Islamic Art. Stroll through Souq Waqif on a hot Doha day and haggle with the spice merchants, watch a wonderful sunset splinter across the Arabian Sea from the deck of your own private Dhow, listen to tales of the undiscovered ocean from the original pearl divers.

From jet skiing, to fishing and horseback riding choose any one of the 101 Things to do in Doha and discover the city as you’ve never seen it, through the eyes of the locals who know best.


101 Things to do in Qatar is the brain child of Regency Travel and Tours, birthed from 26 years of experience as the leading tour operator in the country. As one of the key ambassadors for inbound and outbound tourism in Qatar to both international and local traders, it was only natural that Regency Travel and Tours progress Qatar’s vision 2022 goals to market the country to the next level.

By positioning Qatar as an ideal cultural and luxury leisure destination for individual and family travellers the new range of affordable packages designed by the local Qatari community outlines the numerous opportunities Qatar holds for entertainment under the 101 Things to do in Qatar brand. 

The core objective of this new brand is to expose the possibilities for family and independent entertainment by educating the public and tourism faculties with a series of pamphlets and brochures highlighting prime locations, activities, camps, outings, trainings and recreations.

With an emphasis on quality and service, Regency Holidays will roll-out their new campaign from March 2013 with a series of trademarked red ‘101 Things to do in Qatar’ branded flyer stands, soon to be available in hotels, cafes, restaurants, shopping malls and gas stations across the country; offering free city-guide brochures to the public, inviting them to experience the city’s best entertainment and excursions.

On a mission to educate the public the Regency Holidays team will be inspiring the industry with a branded road show, enhancing the knowledge of hotel concierges, and sub-agents in the local market with the full list of ‘101 Things to do in Qatar’; equipping them with the perfect tool to sell the experience to travellers who might be curious about what the country has to offer in the way of entertainment. With packages created from as short as a two hour shopping blitz to a day of overnight desert camping anything can be easily and affordably arranged through Regency Holidays, depending on the client’s desires and availability. By training these key bodies in the local tourism industry Regency Holidays believe they will be able to provide a better service to visiting guests from neighboring GCC countries and international travellers by giving them a richer and more meaningful experience of Qatar.

The new campaign will involve heavy social media plugs and presence on the recently re-launched website, and on Facebook, in an effort to captivate a wider audience, promoting the product extensively as the ‘101 Things to do in Qatar’ gathers momentum and champions itself firmly as the countries number leading city-guide. In 2012 Qatar was named World’s Leading Business Travel Destination by the World Travel Awards.