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Shandanjun Army Horse Breeding Farm

Shandanjun Horse Farm is the largest in scale in Asia and the second largest in the world. Shandanjun Horse Farm has plentiful grass and abundant water. The horse farm is embraced by a luxuriantly green land, so in summer it looks like a green quilt and in winter it looks like a golden sea. It is a great place for horses to multiply and grow up.


Shandanjun Horse Farm has introduced Turkestan horses, Mongolian horses and Shandan horse hybrids popular in Zhangye City and also in the nation since the Western Han Dynasty. Thus this horse farm has been chosen to be the base of royal and military horses throughout different dynasties.


The Shandan horse is well-shaped, very strong and easy to feed. Because of its special feature, the Shandan horse is a good choice for carrying loads, riding and pulling. Currently, the total number of Shandan Horses has exceeded ten thousand.


Both domestic and foreign film studios came to Shandanjun Army Horse Breeding Farm to shoot movies. Nowadays, there are still a lot of film studios all over the world coming and shooting scenes here.


Opening Hours: 24 Hours

Recommended Time for a Visit: Three hours

Type: Nature

Location: Shandan County, Zhangye City, Gansu Province, China

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