Planning a trip with the family? The kids will love these fun attractions!
Located in Al Warqa 5 off of Aweer Road, this newly-opened wildlife park is home to 2,000 animals representing 250 species from all over the world. Visitors to the attraction can experience the world’s first drive-thru crocodile exhibit, and see the UAE’s largest aviary exhibit. Tickets for the recently opened Dubai Safari are now available to purchase online. If you’re planning on heading to Dubai Safari soon, this news should help speed up getting in. They’re priced at AED 50 for adults and AED 20 for children. The tickets gain visitors access to the African, Asian and Arabian Villages within the park. Tickets for the 119-hectare facility can be bought through the www.dubaisafari.ae/en
Dubai Safari is a 15 minute taxi ride from Al Rashidiya metro station.
Kids will love Wire World at Kite Beach which features three thrilling zones, namely the Tarzan Swing, Bungee Ejection and the Accrobranche – three zones which are guaranteed to be a hit with the whole family. Kite Beach is a 10 minute taxi ride away from Noor Bank metro station.
Have you ever seen a dolphin and a seal performing live? Get the family up close and personal with graceful dolphins and mischievous seals. These adorable sea creatures can sing, dance, perform acrobatics and even paint! From poolside dolphin interactions to deep water adventures, swimmers get a unique experience to meet these incredible mammals; all under the supervision of expert trainers. The dolphin and seal show costs AED 50 for kids and AED 105 for adults. Tickets can be purchased on www.dubaidolphinarium.ae The Dubai Dolphinarium is a 10 minute walk from Dubai Healthcare metro station.
Located in Mall of the Emirates, which is right next to Citymax Hotel Al Barsha, is Ski Dubai – the Middle East’s first indoor ski center. There’s something oddly satisfying and ironic about being able to ski in a desert! Ski Dubai provides warm clothing and you can choose between playing in the snow park, chilling with penguins or skiing on the beautiful slopes. For bookings and information, check out www.malloftheemirates.com/entertainment/ski-dubai Ski Dubai is easily accessible via the Mall of Emirates metro station.