Health

Emergency telephone numbers
Vaccines
Compulsory vaccinations: none
Recommended vaccinations: hepatitis A and B, diphtheria, tetanus, poliomyelitis
Health risks

Risk of dehydration due to the very high temperatures between June and October

Quality of public medical facilities
Good
Tap water
Safe to drink

Practical information

Capital
Doha
Major towns and cities
Al Wakrah, Al Khor, Al Rayyan, Mesaied, Umm Salal
Official languages
Arab
GDP
USD 192 billion
Population
2 million
Area
11,5 km²
Currency

Qatari Riyal (QAR)

Time zone
UTC +3
Country code
+974 +area code +number of the person you are calling
International airport

Doha

Tourism & local way of life

Public holidays

December 18th: National Day

Climate
Hot desert climate
Best time to visit
Between November and April
Best places to visit
Doha
Al-Zubarah
Al Koot Fort
Al Wajbah Fort
Bir Zekrit

Partenaires

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