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Kayaking at the Purple Island – 8 Hours

Experience the serene beauty of Al Thakira’s Mangrove reserves and embark on an exhilarating kayaking adventure at the Purple Island. Immerse yourself in the tranquil surroundings, witness exotic wildlife, and create unforgettable memories. Get ready for a day filled with natural wonders and thrilling exploration.

9:00 AM - Departure from Doha

Our journey begins as we depart from Doha, heading towards the picturesque Al Thakira region. Sit back, relax, and enjoy the scenic drive, taking in the changing landscapes as we approach our destination.

10:00 AM - Arrival at Al Thakira

Upon arrival in Al Thakira, we'll be greeted by the breathtaking beauty of the mangrove reserves. Prepare to be captivated by the lush greenery, the peaceful ambiance, and the fascinating ecosystem that awaits.

10:15 AM - Introduction to Kayaking

Our experienced guide will provide a safety briefing and a brief introduction to kayaking techniques. Even if you're a beginner, fear not! Kayaking is suitable for all skill levels, and our friendly instructors will ensure you feel comfortable and confident before we set off.

10:30 AM - Embark on the Kayaking Adventure

Strap on your life jacket, grab your paddle, and hop into your kayak as we set off to explore the enchanting mangrove forests. Glide through the calm waters, marveling at the intricate root systems and the beauty of nature surrounding you. Keep an eye out for the diverse range of bird species, such as flamingos and herons, that call this area home.

12:00 PM - Picnic Lunch

After a leisurely kayaking session, we'll find a scenic spot to relax and enjoy a delicious picnic lunch amidst nature's embrace. Take a break, savor the flavors of local cuisine, and soak in the tranquil atmosphere of the mangroves.

1:00 PM - Nature Walk and Exploring the Purple Island

After replenishing our energy, we'll embark on a guided nature walk to further explore the wonders of the Purple Island. Traverse the island's trails, surrounded by exotic flora and fauna, and discover the remnants of the ancient purple dye industry that gave the island its name. Learn about the historical significance of the area and its cultural heritage.

2:30 PM - Free Time and Relaxation

Take some time to unwind and relax in the serene surroundings of the Purple Island. Sit by the water's edge, immerse yourself in the peaceful atmosphere, or simply soak up the natural beauty that surrounds you.

3:30 PM - Return Journey to Doha

Reluctantly bid farewell to the Purple Island as we begin our journey back to Doha. Reflect on the incredible experiences of the day and cherish the memories created during this unique adventure.

4:30 PM - Arrival in Doha

Arrive back in Doha with a sense of fulfillment and a deeper appreciation for Qatar's natural treasures.