Lusail City spans an area of thirty-eight square kilometers and comprises four distinct islands and nineteen residential, mixed-use, commercial, and entertainment districts. Lusail is home to 22 hotels with international star ratings, offering a variety of multicultural experiences that promise benefits for hospitality, tourism and investments in Qatar.
There are many attractions and several things to do in Lusail. If you are looking for some amazing places to check out, here are our top recommendations for best places to visit in Lusail:
Crescent Park is a beautiful place with plenty of things to do. You can go for a walk, have a picnic, or just sit and enjoy the view. It is a great place to enjoy nature when you are in Lusail.
Lots of trees and flowers, mini lake / water fountain, playgrounds, football, volleyball and tennis court and an iconic big wall which is the main attraction of this park. The views from the park are amazing. You can go for a walk or jog around the park. This park is indeed a complete package.
The Marina Promenade is a great place to take a stroll, especially in the evening when the temperatures are cooler. The walkway competes with European countries for its beauty and organization.
The promenade is lined with palm trees and has a beautiful fountain in the middle. You can also see the yachts moored in the marina and the unique Marina Twin Towers and Crescent Tower in the distance.
Lusail Food Arena
The Lusail Food Arena is a food court located in the Lusail Marina area. It is situated near the Katara Towers with food trucks parked and offers a variety of cafes and restaurants to try enrich your taste buds. The food court is a great place to eat around int this area and offers a variety of cuisines to choose from.
Place Vendome is a mesmerizing architectural masterpiece covering 1,150,000 m2 of Parisian architecture. It is a new home of luxury and fashion in Qatar.
- two five‐star hotels (Le Royal Méridien and Palais Vendome, a Luxury Collection Hotel),
- serviced apartments (Le Royal Méridien Residences) managed by Marriott International,
- up to 560 different retail outlets and
- a gorgeous open plaza surrounded by cafés and restaurants, overlooking a canal with dancing fountain and 3D laser shows.
Lusail Boulevard is the central artery of Lusail, running 1.3 kilometers and home to a variety of upscale retail stores, offices, and residential units. All aspects of the boulevard are designed and built to world-class quality standards.
The area surrounding the avenue is designed to be similar to the Champs-Élysées; with international retail, leisure and cultural experiences, occupying 250,000 square meters.
3D Billboards are the main attractions of this area. 3D billboards are a new out-of-home platform that creates a memorable visual experience. It combines billboard advertising and 3D technology. The result of these billboards is a creative and immersive experience, more engaging than the conventional advertising we are used to. See the below image of one of the screens installed here.
Lusail Shooting Club
The Lusail Shooting Club is a world-class shooting facility located in Qatar. The club offers a variety of services and amenities to its members, including a 25-meter indoor shooting range, a 10-meter outdoor shooting range, and a gunsmithing service.
The club also offers a variety of training courses, including basic firearms safety courses and advanced marksmanship courses. Get the life time experience of holding a Baretta 692 shotgun. It is a great place for both experienced shooters and beginners to practice their skills.
Lusail Circuit Sports Club
The Lusail Circuit Sports Club is a world-class sporting facility located in Qatar. The club offers a wide range of sporting activities and facilities for its members, including a state-of-the-art gym, swimming pool, tennis courts, and more. The club is also home to a number of Qatar’s top athletes and sports teams, making it the perfect place to stay fit and active.
Try the new karting facility with a group of friends. You will love the entire experience. Parking spot is so close to the main entrance and once you enter, everything is smoothly organized.
Lusail stadium is located in the Al Daayen section of Lusail city and will host the final ceremony for the 2022 tournament. Having a capacity of 80,000 spectators, the stadium was inaugurated in 2021 and will be turned into a multipurpose community hub with sporting facilities, clinics, shops, cultural events, etc.
The stadium will be the biggest venue for the 2022 FIFA World Cup and will host some crucial encounters during the tournament.
Talking about the design structure of the stadium, the arena features artworks, vessels, and bulls representing the Islamic and Arab world during early civilizations. It is surrounded by water and lush green spaces and looks absolutely ethereal. The advanced lighting system adds to the beauty of the place as it represents a stunning sight at night time.
Al Maha Island
Al Maha island is a synonym of entertainment and leisure. It is a great place to have fun and relax. It is located across Lusail Marina promenade and features Winter Wonderland, Nammos Beach Club, Al Maha Arena, and a high-end dining district having international restaurant chains.
This place is a guaranteed jam-packed festive fun, with over 50 rides and other attractions including live entertainment, delicious food and drinks.
Just wait for the winters. 🙂
Meryal – Aquatar Water Park
Located in Qetaifan island, this 281,000 square meter waterpark comprises of 36 waterslides and the Icon Tower which is up to 85m high with 12 waterslides leading as the world’s tallest waterslide by Guinness World Records. This park is a must visit for the adventurous and excitement enthusiasts.
It also includes a discovery game with a 3D display and augmented reality technology, that will take visitors on a historic journey back in time to learn more about the history of oil and gas discovery in Qatar and experience it first-hand.
The water park is almost ready and will open before World Cup.
Public transport in Lusail
There are several options for transportation within Lusail City. A light rail system is operational which includes Metro Red line and Lusail Tram. In addition, a bus network will connect different parts of the city, and a water taxi service will operate between Lusail City and Doha.
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