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This subset next to the Waqif Souk has a series of units where dozens of falcons are for sale in... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
PipPaul W
Buckfastleigh, United Kingdom
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The falcon souk comprises multiple shops. I had no problem going in and asking to take some photos... read more

Reviewed 28 May 2018
Louis F
Tampa, Florida
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This subset next to the Waqif Souk has a series of units where dozens of falcons are for sale in each unit, along with the paraphernalia needed for the sport. There appears to be no problem taking photos But not a place to go if...More

Thank PipPaul W
Reviewed 23 August 2018

I can't belive - mall for falcons! Can you imagine - a big pool ful of sand and in the middle sticks with birds. Different kind of falcons, which in Qatar are adorable friends, helpers in hunting and...pets. In Premier class of Qatar Airways are...More

Thank Magi G
Reviewed 22 August 2018

This souq was not as impressive as I expected. It was quite small and there were not so many birds. It wasn't very busy and there wasn't much going on really. If you just want to see falcons it's fine, but it's not really worth...More

Thank Bob M
Reviewed 21 June 2018 via mobile

This is small in comparison to the Waqif souk but it’s high ceiling designs are different and make for good photos. There are a couple of shops with birds tied inside and the master falconers put them on a display from time to time. Personally...More

1  Thank nilintentum_reliquit
Reviewed 19 June 2018

When I went the souk was closed due to Aftar timing, however one shop was open. Was an amazing experience, got to see the falcons up close.

Thank Syed Ali A
Reviewed 2 June 2018 via mobile

This one is different whilst it is fairly new it is also a pleasure to walk around and this include the Falcons centre You can see them and watch the presentation witch is very good

Thank mje0250
Reviewed 31 May 2018

interesting place with lots of falcons, some sleeping and with their heads covered and some awake and looking around ... I didnt know falconry was so popular in desert lands and if I lived there it was something i was gonna do for sure

Thank Paulo Z
Reviewed 28 May 2018 via mobile

The falcon souk comprises multiple shops. I had no problem going in and asking to take some photos of the falcons they had. It is a really cool experience.

Thank Louis F
Reviewed 22 May 2018

Doha's Souq Waqif is a pretty big, maze like place with hundreds of little shops. It's divided into several parts with different stuff, and you can find a map where you are on several plaques along it. Apart from many clothes, snacks, toy and fake...More

Thank B1714D
Reviewed 25 April 2018

The falcon Souq is located within the Souq Waqif precinct. The shops in the falcon Souq sell falcons and various falcon accessories. The store owners are really hospitable and informative. They actually allowed us to hold a falcon on our arm and take some amazing...More

2  Thank lovers1996
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21 September 2018|
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Response from mje0250 | Reviewed this property |
The Falcon Soulk is open every day except Friday Hours are 6.00 to 19.00
10 June 2015|
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Response from Sabeen H | Reviewed this property |
The souq shops only open after five pm. However, the falcon hospital opens at 5 am and closes at 5 pm