Qatar is a very family-friendly country and many activities can be enjoyed by visitors of all ages. Many shopping centers have children's areas, such as the Villagio Mall, which has gondola rides, a skating rink, and the "Gondolania Indoor Theme Park," the Landmark Shopping Mall, which features Circus Land, which has rides, video games, and a soft play area for toddlers. The Jungle Zone in Hyatt Plaza organizes parties for children with jugglers and magicians. Both kids and parents can enjoy the Rumeila Park on the Doha Corniche, which combines children's rides, an outdoor theatre, water park, popular markets, and restaurants.
Oryx Farm and the Equestrian Club
The Oryx Farm and Equestrian Club, one of the most popular attractions, features Qatar's national animal, the oryx. The oryx is an endangered animal, and the farm has a conservation plan to protect breeding herds. The farm provides a natural habitat for animals and has the highest number of Oryx in the world.
Doha Zoo has a collection of more than 1,500 animals, including giraffes, elephants, and zebras. Zookeepers have live shows where children can feed the animals. Doha's zoo is an opportunity to see native desert creatures and a variety of mammals, birds, and reptiles. The zoo is a popular family destination and has a children's play area and cafeteria.
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