Dubai, despite being a desert emirate, contains many green areas and places for entertainment for each and every member of the family. Plenty of theme parks have been built in order to cater to tourists who are also coming from various regions.
Below we are showing the top 7 parks and places to have a day off in Dubai. Some of them require entrance fees (especially the water parks and commercial parks).
7 Recreational Parks in Dubai for the Whole Family
Check these parks out below so you can plan your outdoor activities and make the most out of your weekend.
One of the oldest parks in Dubai that was created in 1975 over an area of 0.64 km², it’s open all the year from 8 AM to 11 PM. Safa park has many entertainments, it has three artificially designed lakes, a little forest, A Waterfall, an outdoor ice skating ring.
It was opened in in December 2005 by Sheikh Hamdan, it’s open all year, Saturday to Wednesday: 8.00 AM to 11.00 PM; Thursday and Friday: 8:00 AM to 11:30 PM, the entrance fee is AED 5 per person. It offers many activities like mini-golf, skateboard, BMX track, cricket patch, a 3D cinema for edutainment activities, and many children’s activities.
Dubai Atlantis Aqua-venture WaterPark
Enjoying your day 100% with many activities like river rides and flyer zip line, also there’s a beach and children’s playing area. Ticker prices are AED 260 for persons above 1.2 meters, else it’s AED 215 while 0-2 years are free to enter with no fees.
Ski Dubai Snow Park
First indoor ski resort in the Middle East, it’s a real snow park over 22,500m2 area covered with snow all year. Temperature is kept around -1 to -20. The cost depends on which activity you will do inside while the entrance is AED 90 per adult and AED 80 per child. Ski Dubai is open from 10 AM to 11 PM, Fridays 9 AM to 12 AM.
Wild Wadi WaterPark
Next to Burj Al Arab, you can find Wild Wadi WaterPark where you can enjoy the heated/cooled wave pool, also it has a huge water slide. it’s open from Saturday to Wednesday: 10:00 AM – 7:00 PM, Thursday: 10:00 AM – 6:00 PM.
and there’s a time for only women, every Thursday Night: 8:00 PM – 12:00 AM
With everything green surrounds you, you will relax to the max, you can also enjoy the sea services. Entrance fees is AED 5 per person.
Al Barsha Pond Park
One of the newest parks in Dubai, the park has a large man-made pond that attract families to spend the day there, it also contains many courts for tennis, basketball, volleyball and many children’s area.
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