Where are the caves in Qatar?

By eviloops

Hi Guys,

 I am looking to go and check out some caves for research purposes. Does anyone know where they are situated in Qatar?

 

Ive been told that they can be found in the North, however, I've not been able to put my hands on any information.

 

Anyone been there or know what else there is to do in the vacinity of the caves?

 

Thanks

Eviloops

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By pwb78• 13 years 8 months ago.
pwb78

I saw on Google Earth two locations pinpointed and it said they were big sinkholes. I think these are the caves? It looks like they are kind of in the middle of Qatar. There's a picture and a couple links on there as well.

By chitchat• 13 years 8 months ago.
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chitchat

Hello

I've heard about a cave in Abu Samara Road. While going from the big round about towards Abu samra, There is a Q.Tel Tower on the way. I heard there is a road opposite to this tower and it's leading to a cave a big one , which can accomodate more than 50 persons ( that's what I heard). I am planning to have a visit there. If I got more details sure I'll tell you about it

By dweller• 13 years 8 months ago.
dweller

If you trawl through previous threads you will find the information.

Sorry I don't know exactly when they were posted

I forgot there was a search facility:

http://www.qatarliving.com/discussion/caves-in-qatar-11jan2007

http://www.qatarliving.com/discussion/picnic-group-29jan2007

I hope these help

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