Al Shaqab Stud Farm
An Arabian horse on show at Al Shaqab © Al Shaqab
Horsemanship is an important and age-old tradition in the Arab world. The Al Shaqab Stud Farm is owned by the Emir of Qatar, His Highness Sheikh Hamad Bin Khalifa Al-Thani. The Emir's Stud Farm breeds some of the best Arabian horses to be found anywhere in the world. Tourists can visit the farm to view the prize stallions and mares. Al Shaqab has informative lectures and demonstrations, as well as desert rides and dressage and jumping lessons available. The stud farm is situated just 10 miles (16km) from Doha.
Address: Al Rayyan
Telephone: +974 4481 2816