Enjoy at KidZania in Dubai Mall
If you are looking for some out of the box experience for your kids to enjoy, the place that you should take them during your Dubai vacation is KidZania. KidZania is basically an excellent indoor activity platform, which consists of a mini-city where the children are encouraged to learn and grow while having fun.
Your kids can literally enjoy an adult life by choosing their favourite jobs among the 80 jobs provided. The made-up city has hospitals, restaurants, factories, supermarkets, police stations and everything that is required in a city. Here you can find many activities to do at night in Dubai and have an amazing night experience.
Location: Level 2, The Dubai Mall - Dubai - United Arab Emirates
Timings: The Place is only open throughout the week – from 10 AM to 11 PM
Price: The entry fee in KidZania can range from 68.76 to 253.90 AED/1300 to 4800 INR
How to Book: Enjoy a Day Out with Family In Kidzania Dubai at 30% Off
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Visit Dubai Aquarium & Underwater Zoo
To explore the exotic marine life at the Dubai Aquarium & Underwater Zoo is amongst those fun activities in Dubai for kids that would leave them super delightful. This marvellous place is a holder of a record of being the 'World's Largest Acrylic Panel'. One of the largest aquariums in the whole wide world, your kids will get to learn so much about marine life while on a fun tour.
There is a 48-meter walk through tunnel allowing the guests to walk and explore the animals around through the glass partition. The aquarium and zoo proudly house various creatures like giant crocodiles, sharks, groupers, and so much more for your kids to witness.
Location: Financial Center Road, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Timings: 10:00 am to 12:00 am
Price: Tickets starting from - AED 55 / 1037.40 INR
How to Book: Book Dubai Aquarium & Underwater Zoo Combo Ticket Flat 20% Off
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Enjoy with Dolphins at Dubai Dolphinarium
One of the not-to-be-missed activities in Dubai for kids is visiting the Dubai Dolphinarium and adoring these friendly creatures. This place is an air-conditioned indoor dolphinarium providing a chance to the visitors to interact and watch dolphins.
The activities include getting pictures clicked with these lovely creatures and witnessing the show that they put up. Your kids would love the show and more importantly they would love to interact with them and get photographs clicked. There are five bottlenose dolphins who are supremely trained and are extremely friendly.
Location: Riyadh Street, Inside the Creek Park Gate 1, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Timings: 10:00 am to 7:30 pm. Closed on Sundays
Price: Starting From - AED 100 / 1886.59 INR per Adult, AED 50 / 943.29 INR per Child
How to Book: Dubai Dolphinarium Tickets at 20% off
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Visit the Burj Khalifa
While you are in Dubai with your kids and your family, visiting Burj Khalifa is a must. At a stunning 830 meters, the tower is all about its mesmerizing beauty, striking built and spectacular architecture.
The visitors are allowed to reach up to the 125th floor to experience the magnificent views of the surrounding. The sunrise and sunset views from the skyscraper are absolutely breathtaking. Burj Khalifa is one of the famous tourist attractions in Dubai which your kids will love.
Location: 1 Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Blvd - Dubai - United Arab Emirates
Timings: The tower is open 7 days a week, from 8.30 in the morning till 10 in the evening
Price: The ticket prices range from 136.46 to 534.20 AED/ 2580 to 10,100 INR
How to Book: Burj Khalif Tickets on Discounted Rates
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Enjoy a Fun-filled Day at Wild Wadi Water Park
Wild Wadi Water Park is based on a unique theme - the tales on Juha, a renowned character from Arabian Folklore. To let your kid know more about the tales and take them to explore this themed water park is one of the exciting activities in Dubai for kids. This thrilling water park is known to offer the most exhilarating and wildest range of rides in the country for you and your kids to explore.
There are also a number of activities and a massive pool dedicated to especially the smaller kids. Some of the finest rides include the aquatic roller coaster which would impart an adrenaline rush to the riders for sure. Your little one can also try out surfing here.
Location: Jumeirah Street, Next to Burj Al Arab Jumeirah 2, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Timings: 10:00 am to 6:00 pm
Price: 228.56 AED / 4300 INR for Adults
How to Book: Wild Wadi Water Park Tour Dubai Flat 10% Off
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- Abu Dhabi
For the love of Ferrari!
Ferrari World is simply the best theme park owing to its structure, its thrilling rides and the unique experiences it offers. Located on Yas Island in Abu Dhabi, this award-winning theme park gives an unparalleled fun experience.
The most interesting thing about the Ferrari World tour is the theme it follows. Everything from ride to attraction inside the park is wrapped in the theme of Ferrari. The park also holds the world record for the largest space frame structure ever built.
The park features a number of unique rides and attractions you will not find in any other park anywhere else in the world. The park has something in store for everyone and is fun for children and adults alike. Some of the must-try rides at Ferrari World are Tyre Twist, Turbo Track and RC Challenge.
The most exciting and thrilling one being the roller coaster ride called Formula Rossa - world’s fastest roller coaster which reaches a speed of 240 km/hr. Thrilled? Well, you should be. Besides, you can also try some experiences like Tyre Change Experience and Khalil’s Car Wash that you can try to get closer to the authentic F1 fun.
The Ferrari World Ticket covers about 20 exciting rides including all roller coaster rides and other attractions. Apart from numerous unique rides and attractions, you can also indulge in the fun of shopping on your Ferrari World tour. There are retail outlets for interactive shopping experience here that will urge you to hike your trip budget.
The star attraction is the largest Ferrari store in the world where you can even buy personalized souvenirs. And, if all this activity makes you feel hungry, the park even has food options to satiate your hunger for Italian cuisine. Ferrari World is a fun world in itself, offering everything that is fun.
Park Operating Hours During Ramadan:
- On weekdays: Sunday to Wednesday from 11:00 a.m .- 06:00 p.m.
- On weekends: Thursday, Friday and Saturday from 11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
- Operational hours of Ferrari World Theme Park: 11 a.m. - 8 p.m. every day.
Note- The Ferrari World Ticket package depends on the subject to availability.
Starting point & Endpoint:
Pick-up & Drop-off will be from Bur Dubai/Deira (if transfer option is selected).
Minimum occupancy: 2 Pax
How to reach:
By taxi or car: Yas Waterworld is a 30-minute drive from Abu Dhabi and a 90-minute drive from Dubai
Shuttle services are available within Yas Island and Abu Dhabi
Explore IMG Worlds of Adventure
Experience 1.5 million sq ft or 28 football fields of unparalleled fun at the IMG Worlds of Adventure, The world’s largest indoor theme park in Dubai bring all your favourite characters to life in five themed zones, from the likes of The Avengers and The Powerpuff Girls to the life-size dinosaurs in The Lost Valley.
This is a world apart from the real one with a feel as if you are in space under the night sky with sparkling stars. IMG Worlds of Adventure is a perfect place to unlock your imagination and have one of a kind experience. Experience IMG Worlds of Adventure as it is one of the best things to do in Dubai with kids.
Location: Located at E311, Sheikh Mohammed Bin Zayed Road, and can be reached by any local transport.
Timings: From Sunday to Wednesday, the theme park is opened from 11 AM to 9 PM. While on the rest of the days, it opens from 11 AM to 10 PM.
Price: 165.56 to 290.92 AED/ 3130 to 5500 INR
How to Book: I M G Worlds Of Adventure Tickets Flat 15% Off
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Enjoy with Kids at the Legoland
Come play your part at the Legoland. Offering hands-on experience and thrilling adventures, Legoland in Dubai is an ultimate theme park. Discover the wonderful world of Legoland with Lego Factory, Lego City, and dive into the breathtaking Lego Kingdoms, Lego Miniland, and Lego Technic Twisters. Explore adventure on a captivating underwater submarine, dodging water blasts trying to recover the pharaoh’s stolen treasure.
Conquer the exhilarating Dragon coaster through the King’s castle, bring the models to life at the touch of a button and hoist your way up the Kid Power Towers. It is one of the must things to do in Dubai with kids.
Location: Located at Sheikh Zayed Road, opposite to Palm Jebel Ali, and can be reached by any local transport
Timings: Operates daily from 10:00 AM to 6:00 PM
Price: The tickets to Legoland starts at 206.29 to 290.92 AED/ 3900 to 5500 INR. Exclusive discounts on dining, retail and more are also offered occasionally
How to Book: Legoland Dubai Tickets Flat 25% Off
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Enjoy Skiing at the Ski Dubai
Another exciting place for you and your kids to enjoy while in the Desert city is Ski Dubai. The temperature of the place is exclusively maintained at minus two degrees where you will surely forget the heatwave of the outside world of the city.
At Ski Dubai, your kids can enjoy a plethora of exciting activities like snowboarding, skiing, witness snow events, tobogganing and watch the adorable snow penguins. But remember, kids below the age of 3 years are not allowed to visit Ski Dubai.
Location: Sheikh Zayed Rd, Dubai, UAE
Timings: Sunday to Wednesday – 10 AM to 11 PM, Thursday –10 AM to 12 AM, Friday – 9 AM to 12 AM, Saturday – 9 AM to 11 PM
Price: The prices for Ski Dubai adventure can range from 193.33 to 306.79 AED/ 3655 to 5800 INR depending on the duration and kind of activities that you are choosing
How to Book: Ski Dubai Tickets Flat 10% Off
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Visit the Dubai Miracle Garden
Nestled in the Dubailand district, Dubai Miracle Garden is a flower garden in Dubai. Spread in an expanse of more than 72,000 square meters, this massive garden features over 250 million plants and over 50 million flowers which further makes it the largest flower garden in the world.
One of the must things to do in Dubai with kids is to bring them to this delightful world of colorful flowers and plants. One of the major attractions of the park includes the Dubai Butterfly Garden, the region's first and the world's largest butterfly garden housing more than 15,000 butterflies of twenty-six varying species. Other places of interest include an aromatic garden.
Location: Al Barsha South 3, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Timings: 9:00 am to 9:00 pm on weekdays (Sunday to Thursday), 9:00 am to 11:00 pm on weekends (Friday and Saturday), and Ramadan Timings - 10:00 am to 10:00 pm
Price: Adult (12 years and above) - 50 AED / 943.12 INR, Children (12 years and below) - 40 AED / 754.50 INR
How to Book: Trip To Dubai Miracle Garden Flat 10% Off
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Witness the Beautiful Dubai Fountain
Performing to a selection of different melodies, The Dubai Fountain captivates you with the magical combo of water, music, and light. The glistening water moving up and down with spectacular lights performing on the beats of live music easily captures one’s attention. One of the best places to visit in Dubai at night which should be on your list.
The world’s tallest performing fountain with a unique design shoots water up to impressive heights. Hypnotizing the visitors with its full spectrum of color, the fountain performs to a range of different songs from classical to contemporary Arabic and world music.
The Dubai Fountain Boardwalk allows you to get a closer look at the captivating performances. The Dubai Fountain Lake Ride takes you on an ultimate ride on the Burj Lake.
Location: Located at Fashion Parking, Dubai Mall, Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Boulevard, The Dubai Fountain can be reached through the Dubai Fountain Lake Ride.
Timings: Operates daily from 5:45 PM to 11:30 PM.
Price: Approximate price for one is 69.82 to 83.04 AED/1320 to 1570 INR
How to Book: Dubai Fountain Lake Ride Flat 10% Off
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Ice Park, glowing animals, and changing themes.
Dubai Garden Glow is the most unique and largest of its kind theme park and an absolute example of Fine Art. A well-crafted gigantic garden to see the wonders made from recyclable items, enchanted by best artists who have crafted fascinating trees, animals, and a replica of Burj Khalifa from the basic recyclable items with unique installations that glitter at night.
The biggest dinosaur park in the world awaits you with a record-breaking 100 animatronic dinosaurs within.
Both an educational and entertainment facility, children and family members can learn about the prehistoric era and the amazing reptiles that have lived in that era. And finally, in Glow Park, the mega-sized artificial garden illuminated in light, you can enjoy a magical stroll. Taking inspiration from nature, fireworks, and the wonders of the world, the park changes form with each season. This year's theme is 'Glowing Safari'.
Othe joyous activities include; Talking Tree, Stage Shows, Sparkling Garden, Taste Hotspots, Laser Light Show, Street Performers. Adding to your fun, the theme park also features live performances by international, regional artists and acrobats
With your ticket, you get;
- Access to 3 parks: The Dinosaur Park, The Glow Garden, and The Art Park.
- Get skip the line access to 2 parks: Dinosaur Park and the Glow Park.
How to reach:
The exact location is Zabeel Park, Gate No. 6 & 7, Area – B – Dubai, United Arab Emirates. Al Jafiliya Station is the nearest metro station to this Garden Glow. Once you reach this metro, you can take a 16-minute walk or a cab. Similarly, the buses that take you directly to this place are Bus – 61, Bus – C26, Bus – 32C, Bus – 10, Bus – 27 and Bus – X13.
Go for Morning Desert Safari
One of the adventure-filled activities in Dubai for kids is enjoying a morning desert safari with family and siblings. The tour begins by escaping Dubai early in the morning on a 4x4 safari to the closeby desert and just go to an adventurous and exciting session of sandboarding and dune bashing while admiring the marvellous landscapes in the sparkling sunlight.
You can pick from high to normal dune adventures as per choice. If your kid is small then picking the normal one is recommended.
Location: Dubai desserts, United Arab Emirates
Timings: 8:00am to 12:00pm
Price: Starting from 96 AED / 1805.33 INR
How to Book: Morning Desert Safari In Dubai Flat 20% Off
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Go for Marina Dinner Cruise
What can be the ideal most way to end your kid's day other than a cruise which would offer delicious dishes, stunning views of the beautiful city, and some amazing music - and all of it while sailing on a cruise.
Your little ones would absolutely love you for this dinner surprise on the very popular Marina Dinner Cruise. This cruise is quite a delight to the tourists as it combines a number of offerings into one, hence make sure to let your kid experience it while in Dubai.
Location: Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Timings: late evening (would depend on the source of booking)Price: AED 101.09 / INR 1900
How to Book: Book Dubai Marina Dinner Cruise and get 10% Off
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Enjoy a Fun-filled Day at Bollywood Park
Another one of the fun activities in Dubai for kids is to make them visit the unique Bollywood Parks. Dubai is full of delightful attractions and this is one of them. It is the world's first-ever theme park which is wholly and solely dedicated to Bollywood.
Your kid would get to experience the Bollywood style of action, music, adventure, comedy, emotion, and flavour. This celebrated place is parted into five massive sections which are all Bollywood inspired where you and your little one can enjoy stage performances, live entertainment, and cinematic rides. This massive place is spread in an expanse of 1.7 million square feet.
Location: Sheikh Zayed Road, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Timings: Saturdays and Sundays – 2:00 pm to 11:00 pm
Price: Per day entry for local residents - AED 99 / 1868.33 INR and for foreigners - AED 175 / 3301.53 INR
How to Book: Bollywood Parks Dubai Trip Flat 20% Off
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Dubai is the bearer of one of the most iconic skylines and is one of the best places to visit in the world. If you think you have seen and explored Dubai, try this tour for an entirely different experience from the skies.
This 12-minutes, 17-minutes, and 22-minutes of a helicopter tour of Dubai will bring you very close to all the central elements behind the grandeur of Dubai. The tour begins at the Dubai Police Academy Helipad and takes you through some of the most iconic and historical places of Dubai.
12 Minute Ride:
- Depart from the HeliDubai Jumeirah Heliport and experience mesmerizing sites of the Palm Jumeirah and Burj Al Arab’s iconic structure.
- As your aerial tour continues, fly above the astonishing Dubai beaches.
- Be amazed by the spellbinding views of the architectural masterpiece of Burj Khalifa - the tallest building in the world, the Dubai Canal, and other artistically built skyscrapers at the Business Bay.
- Return towards Heli Dubai Helipad with unforgettable memories of Dubai.
17 Minute Ride:
- See Dubai’s iconic landmarks on air, depart from the HeliDubai Jumeirah Heliport and witness the beauty of the Palm Jumeirah, the Burj Al Arab, and the World Islands.
- Get a closer look at some of the record holder structures- like the highest hotel JW Marriot Hotel, Emirates Towers, and the Burj Khalifa.
- As the tour continues, be amazed by the breathtaking sights of the Jumeirah coastline, the famous Port Rashid and be awed with the biggest flag of the UAE.
- Explore the City of Vision and experience an exciting helicopter tour taking off from the Helidubai Jumeirah Heliport.
- Fly over the breathtaking world wonders – The Palm Jumeirah, The Atlantis hotel & The World Islands.
- As the aerial sightseeing gaze continues at the famous Dubai shorelines and beaches, be amazed at the stunning Burj Al Arab – the only 7-star hotel and Burj Khalida the tallest building in the world.
- Get to see from the air the Old Dubai, where the Heritage Wind Towers, The Old Souk, and the Dubai Creek are historically situated.
It is a 20-minute drive from Bur Dubai to HeliDubai Heliport. Cab or self-drive is preferred as other travel options are very time-consuming.
The most interesting village!
We all have mixed opinions when traveling to a village. Behold, the largest shopping, tourism, entertainment, and leisure project of Dubai. Global Village in Dubai is visited by 5 million visitors. It covers an area of 17,200,000 sq. feet which have unlimited options for fun, entertainment, adventure, excitement, and thrill.
The area can be definitely considered as the most preferred family entertainment destinations of Dubai as it has state-of-the-art rides, slides, meant for visitors of all ages. As the Global Village has so many entertainment options catered to children and adults, it is now becoming the popular entertainment quotient of Dubai.
Global Village in Dubai brings one of the best cultural experiences that anyone can have in Dubai through 32 giant pavilions and giant stalls which represent 75 countries of the world. You can experience a diversity of cultures in the Global Village. Discover the authentic culture, heritage and culinary flavors of not only UAE but also 70 plus countries. The rides, the cultural shows, the culinary flavors, the souvenirs, the foods, the excitement, etc. will take you at a height where you can experience a global rich culture.
Note: Pick-up & Drop-off will be from Bur Dubai/Deira (if transfer option is selected).
Minimum 2 persons are required to book this tour.
A flying experience like never before.
Indulge yourself in the mesmerizing and scenic attractions of Dubai with a scenic seaplane tour. Enjoy the finest view of the city starting from the futuristic architecture to the pulverizing sand dunes of the Arabian Desert. If you are searching for any thrilling things to do in Dubai, then a seaplane tour is the best tour for you.
This tour is known as the ultimate Dubai excursion as it will induce you the feeling of charm, beauty, surprise and last but not the least the splendor of Dubai city. Take in the surroundings of one of the best-constructed cities in the world. See the beautiful city in all its glory from a bird's eye view.
Take off in the comfort of our state-of-the-art Cessna seaplane and feel your pulse race as you soar over Dubai attractions such as the Burj Khalifa, Burj Al-Arab, Palm Jumeirah (the world’s largest man-made archipelago, shaped like a palm) and The World Islands. Choose from two take-off locations to match your convenience - Dubai Creek and Jebel Ali.
The gravity-defying flying experience will be of 20-minutes.
Note: Transportation is not inclusive in the ticket price.
How to reach: It is a 10-minute drive from Bur Dubai to Dubai Creek. Cab or Self-drive is preferred as there are no alternate routes.
It is a 40-minute drive from Bur Dubai to Jebel Ali. Cab or Self-drive is preferred as there are no alternate routes.
There are various ticket options:
First-time flyers standards: This package includes your training session, use of all the flight gear, two flights (one min each) and one on one personal assistance from your instructor.
First-time flyers ultimate: This package includes your training session, use of all the flight gear, two double flights (two mins each) and one on one personal assistance from your instructor.
VR experience: You can now experience the thrill of skydiving over some of the world’s most beautiful locations right here at iFLY Dubai. The first and only virtual reality activity of it’s kind in the region. Includes ultimate package and single VR flight.
Operational hours: 10:00 to 22:00 (Sundays to Wednesdays).
10:00 to 00:00 (Thursdays to Saturdays).
How to reach: It is a 12-minute drive to City center, Mirdif from Bur Dubai. Cabs/Self-drive is preferred, as other options will take up a lot of time.
Note: Children above 4 years are allowed if they have signed permission from a parent or guardian.
The Un-Real park!
A first-of-its-kind attraction of the Middle East, VR (Virtual Reality) Park is centered on the concept of ‘shared escapism’, with a plethora of games to suit all ages. The attraction is designed to ‘Challenge Reality’, blurring the lines between perception and reality through unforgettable and mind-blowing experiences, spanning wholly immersive rides, interactive games, and educational journeys.
Set across two levels, VR Park offers attractions to suit all ages and interests, including adrenalin, horror, tranquility and more; including multi-player experiences, allowing visitors to interact with one another and live the experience with family and friends. Located in Dubai mall, entry to the park is free, with each experience being charged per person basis. By booking with us you get unlimited access for 4 hours to all experiences
Visitors can also relax and enjoy the surrounds from the comfort of PVRK Café, whilst enjoying out-of-this-world treats.
Prepare to challenge your concepts of what is real as the VR Park blurs the lines between perception and reality through the experiences offered inside.
This VR park has a wide variety of experiences and games which you can enjoy solo or with your friends and family. Games like John wick chronicles, where you grab hold of your MP5 and transform into iconic hitman, John Wick and try assassinating seemingly impossible targets. Experiences like Plummet, where you can experience skydiving without leaving the ground, where you jump from the sky and you feel almost as good as the real thing. Enjoy almost 15 more exciting games and experiences at this VR park.
How to reach: The best way to get from Bur Dubai to Dubai Mall is to Metro which takes 20 minutes, take the Red Line to the Burj Khalifa/Dubai MallStation. The station connects to the mall via a long, air-conditioned bridge.
Alternatively, you can take line 29 bus, it takes 38 minutes.
Note: The ticket is for 4 hours with unlimited access.
The park timings are 10:00 a.m.-11:00 p.m., every Sunday-Wednesday, 10:00 a.m.-1:00 a.m., every Thursday-Saturday.
Enjoy Water Slides at Laguna Waterpark
Heading to Laguna Waterpark and spending an adventure-filled day is one of the most exciting activities in Dubai for kids. Featuring four massive zones namely Splash, Relax, Surf, and Slide the water park boasts five thrilling rides. Two rides out of the available five rides are the first ever to be launched in the Middle East.
Other attractions here include a lazy river where you can relax and gain back energy for other rides once exhausted, a lounge pool, a store, food kiosks, and a children's zone. All in all, a day's entry pass would let your kid enjoy to the fullest amidst such thrilling offerings.
Location: La Mer, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Timings: 10:00 am to 6:00 pm every day
Price: Full day entry pass - AED 145 / 2735.46 INR
How to Book: Laguna Water Park Dubai Tickets Flat 20% Off
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Jumeirah Beach in Dubai is very famous for its water sports and activities on the beach. Have a relaxing day at the beach, with thrilling, entertaining and amusing water-sports, to have a blast on your vacation to Dubai.
Enjoy the most famous water-based activities on the beach, along with your family and friends, and have a fun-filled, adventurous day with all the famous activities lined up for you to enjoy. Safety and security are a top priority, so you just need to loosen up and enjoy your day on the beach.
The types of fun-filled rides:
- Banana ride: A water sled pulled by a boat at a high speed, to give you an adrenaline pump and never-ending fun-filled experience.
- Donut ride: A donut-shaped tube pulled by a boat at a high speed, to give a rush and an amazing water ride experience.
- Fly fish: A flat rubber boat pulled by a speed boat, to give the experience of flying and splashing the water at the same time. A must do water sporting activity.
How to reach: It is a 15-minute drive to Jumeirah beach from Bur Dubai. Cabs/Self-drive is preferred as other options are very time-consuming.
Note: Children below 10 years are not allowed.
Children between 11-18 years will be charged as per child fare.
Children above 18 years will be charged as per the adult fare.
Enjoy a great hot air balloon ride across the sand deserts in Dubai. Grasp beautiful scenes and charming panoramic views of the surrounding with the assistance of professionals and equipment.
What to Expect:
Enjoy optimum fun when you are in Dubai:
The Hot Air Balloon Ride in Dubai lets you grasp great delight and fun when you are on a tour in Dubai. If you are an adventure lover, this is the best option you must opt for to undergo adventure.
Unforgettable Aerial views of Dubai:
On availing the hot air balloon activity, you shall be able to witness the unbounded charm and beauty of Dubai. Come across the unforgettable experience which would let you gather unlimited memories.
Go on a hot air balloon flight in Dubai:
Hot Air Balloon Ride in Dubai lets you dive into an adventure-filled activity that makes you float across the desert area of the city. You shall be coming across a great flight which is sure to hold you spellbound.
Proper safety equipment included:
The package and the activity session is inclusive of safety measures. You are not required to think about the safety and security concerns as you shall be backed by justified safety equipment and professionals.
Know before you go:
Dress Code: Dress according to weather
Child rate for the Hot Air Balloon ride applies to the age of 5 to 12 years old.
Below 5-year kids are not allowed for the activity
The perfect playground!
Take a calm and enriching tour of the Green Planet, where you get to explore over 3,000 plants and animals. Learn about their ecosystem and get information about their unique characteristics. There are four glorious nature layers that have been painstakingly recreated within the dome, full of exotic flora and fauna that can usually only be found in the world's rainforests so far away from Dubai.
It is an engineering and architectural wonder combined with the incredible beauty of nature: a biodome right in the heart of this desert city. Kids will learn about the middle layer of the rainforest and its large leaves. You can find incredible varieties of animals on the forest floor. The flooded rainforest area has unusual fauna. It's a great way to become closer to nature and discover valuable science about it.
Hub Zero, located in the heart of City Walk, Dubai is a world where the real and the virtual worlds meet and create an amazing place to have an adventure, unlike anything you have seen. Experience 20 thrilling rides, attractions, and experiential zones spread across 2 floors of approximately 15,000 square meters, giving a complete feel of an outstanding indoor playground.
Enjoy some of the world's best gaming experiences, such as:
Child attractions: Plants vs Zombies, Tiny Track, Double Agent.
Shooter attractions (3D attractions): Hack Attack, Resident Evil, Virtual Arena, Battlefield.
Thriller attractions (3D and 4D cinema): Asura’s Wrath, Dragon Age, Final Fantasy.
Hyper attractions (Driving simulators and physically challenging attractions): Hyper Drive, Hero Zone – Vertical Adventure, Sports Academy.
There are two packages available:
1) Access to Green planet
2) Access to Green planet + Hub Zero
How to reach: It is a 10-minute drive to Hub Zero from Bur Dubai. Cabs/Self-drive is preferred as other options are time-consuming.
Note: Child fare is valid for children below 120 cm (4 feet), 2-16 Years old.
An adult fare is applicable for children above 120 cm (4 feet).
Child Pass is only valid for Plants vs Zombies, Tiny Track Racers and Double Agent.
The child ticket must be accompanied by an adult ticket.
Visit Dubai Frame
The Dubai Frame is the biggest architectural picture frame in the world where your kid would love clicking some pictures and getting them back home as memories. This frame owns the record of being the largest one in the world.
This work of excellent architecture is a must to be witnessed by the kids owing to its unique massive size as well as the excellent built up. Therefore, make sure to take your kids to this marvellous place and click some excellent pictures with them.
Location: Al Kifaf, Zabeel Park Jogging Track, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Timings: 9:00 am to 9:00 pm
Price: 50 AED / 943.53 INR for adults and 30 AED / 566.12 INR for kids
How to Book: Book Tickets for Dubai Frame at Flat 30% Off
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Have a day full of adventure and entertainment from three of the largest and most successful motion picture studios in Hollywood – DreamWorks Animation, Columbia Pictures, and Lionsgate. Experience an amazing journey to the world of films and enjoy your visit to a world of innovation and creative storytelling by visiting the Motiongate Dubai theme park.
Find yourself thrown back into the Golden Age of Hollywood in the real-life movie sets of New York City. Its time to get behind the scenes and discover the illusion of filmmaking, theatrical opening shows and the characteristic executive offices of a working movie studio.
The different experience at Motiongate are:
The adventurous world of Colombia pictures:
- Fasten your seatbelts on a high-speed chase, Green Hornet style. Join the Ghostbusters in their paranormal battles to save New York City, or take on the Lycans with Vampire Warrior Selene in the supernatural universe of the underworld. Amuse yourself in an action-packed land with 7 attractions, including a family water ride, roller coasters and interactive shows full of ghosts roaming, zombies ruling and meatballs falling from the sky.
Venture into the fantasy world of Smurfs:
- Jump into the magical world of the Smurfs. full of fairytale mushroom-top houses and a colony of friendly blue Smurfs await at every corner. The village of the internationally beloved Smurfs offers 5 immersive attractions including interactive play zones, exciting family rides and a charming theatre show for all generations to enjoy.
Experience the magic of Dreamworks:
- Have you ever wanted to fly the skies with Toothless? What about joining the Furious Five on an epic martial arts escapade? You can, at this movie theme park! Explore four unique lands based on the blockbuster classics Kung Fu Panda, How to Train Your Dragon, Madagascar, and Shrek – all entirely indoors! Play the hero and save the day with 12 mind-blowing attractions. Experience roller coasters, thrilling family rides, multimedia theatre shows and interactive play zones that you’ll never forget.
Seek the thrill and action at Lionsgate films:
- With breathtaking attractions, trendy merchandise, and high-energy live entertainment, Lionsgate brings you the fast-paced, action-fuelled world of the Hunger Games and the awe-inspiring dance spectacular Step-Up Dubai, ALL IN!, based on the latest installments of the Step Up franchise.
These are the following ticket options:
- Motiongate Ticket Only
- Motiongate Ticket (With Sharing Transfers)
- Two Parks One Day(Without Transfers)
- Two Parks One Day (With Sharing Transfers)
Opens: 2-11 PM
How to reach: It is a 40-minute drive from Bur Dubai to Motiongate. Cabs/Self-drive is preferred as others will take more time.
Note: Children aged between 3-10 years will be applicable as per child fare.
Children above 10 years will be applicable as per the adult fare.
Enjoy Rides at Dreamland Aqua Park
The amazing Dreamland Aqua Park will offer you with all thrilling things to do in Dubai with kids. Waterparks are always a fun place for the kids and this one is an exclusive one where adventurous rides are plentiful which includes rides like 'Family Raft Rides' and 'Twisters'.
The former one is a family activity where you can take up a water ride with your kids and the latter one allows the rider to travel through various twists before finally splashing into the waters. There are a number of such rides along with with a large open Jacuzzi, and a dead wave pool for you to relax and unwind at.
Location: Umm Al Quawain, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Timings: 10:00 am to 6:00 pm
Price: Dry Park Entry including 8 rides of the water park per Person (height up to 4 feet) - AED 400 / 7546.09 INR, for kids (height below 4 feet) - AED 300 / 5659.57 INR
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Jump inside Dubai's biggest and most feared escape room. Come with your family or friends and test who is the most courageous of all. With unexpected paranormal activities, and your favourite clowns turning into your worst nightmare. Have this bone-chilling yet thrilling experience in realistic scare rooms and activities, that will surely leave you with thrill and fear.
Your team will be briefed before each game, and you can choose from 2 themes:
- Paranormal – The Paranormal game, full of extreme horror and adventure, filled with live actors and a ton of strange paranormal activities, making sure that you are never alone. All you have is a flashlight in the pitch black room, along with the scary atmosphere. You just have to escape from six different relative rooms, locked doors, and tiny tunnels, in 1 hour.
- The Clown - RUn for your life, the killer clown is here, and he is very smart. Your squad is inside the clown's house and has just 1 hour to escape from five different locked rooms and tiny gates at Pogo’s house. When you’re trying to escape, do not forget that the killer Clown is watching you.
Timings: 10.00 a.m. to 3.00 p.m. daily
How to reach: It is a 12-minute drive to KML Business center, where DeepDark is located from Bur Dubai. Cabs/Self-drive is preferred as other transport options will take more time.
Note: Minimum 2 persons are required to book this tour and a maximum of 9 persons for a single game.
- Abu Dhabi
Located in the famous Yas Island in Abu Dhabi, on more than 15 hectares of land, 5 one-of-a-kind rides that will not be found anywhere else in the world. With over 40 rip-roaring rides, slithering slides and attractions that range from adrenaline-junkies to suitable for young ones, and simply add water.
Al Raha River, Bubble’s Barrel, Rush Rider, and Bandit Bomber which is the longest suspended roller coaster in the Middle East over 550 meters long.
Get ready to test your mettle as Yas Water World legendary rides are categorized by thrill level: Shaheen's Adrenaline Rush (EXTREME), Dhabi's Exciting Adventure (HIGH), Hamlool's Moving & Grooving (MEDIUM), and Sultan's Young Fun (LOW).
Get ready to splash, dunk, float, dive, and slide your way to fun at our iconic waterpark.
November to February: 10.00 a.m. to 6.00 p.m.
March to May: 10.00 a.m. to 7.00 p.m.
June to August: 10.00 a.m. to 8.00 p.m.
September to October: 10.00 a.m. to 7.00 p.m.
Note- The package depends on the subject to availability.
Starting and Ending point:
Pick up & Drop off point will be Bur Dubai/Deira (if transfer option is selected).
How to reach:
By public transport: Take the Green Line on the Dubai Metro to Al Ghubaiba Bus Station. From there, take Bus 190 which will take you to the heart of Yas Island Yas Waterworld is a 30-minute drive from Abu Dhabi and 90 minutes drive from Dubai. You can get there via taxi or car or choose a pickup and drop from the hotel.
Enjoy Thrilling Rides at the Aquaventure Waterpark
For a guaranteed adrenaline rush, a must-visit place for you and your kids is the Aquaventure Waterpark. One among the largest waterparks in the city, Aquaventure Waterpark offers a range of activities including various record-breaking and exciting thrill rides and Splashers Children’s Play Area.
Visiting the waterpark is surely one of the best things to do in Dubai with Kids.
Location: Atlantis The Palm - Crescent Rd - Dubai - United Arab Emirates
Timings: The Aquaventure Waterpark is open 7 days a week, from Monday to Sunday 10 AM to 6 PM
Price: The entry ticket price to the waterpark range from 97.86 AED/ 1850 INR
How to Book: Book Tickets for Aquaventure Water Park And Lost Chambers at Flat 33% Off
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Visit the Children's City
Explore scientific concepts, the human body, space exploration and natural wonders with this colorful cluster of Lego-style building. With plenty of interactive and hands-on display, this themed activity centre in Creek Park offers kids their own learning zone and amusement facilities.
The first educational city in the UAE is specially designed for children between two and fifteen years old where they can investigate, explore, play, discover, and learn about the world in which we live. Highlights include a Planetarium, a Resource Center, Global Exhibition Section, Earth Science Gallery, a Nature Center, and a special Toddler’s Area. If you are on a family trip, then this is among the must-go places in Dubai with family.
Location: Located at Gate 1, Creekside Park, Al Riyadh St.
Timings: The timing varies for different days in a week. From Sunday to Thursday, the Children’s City is opening from 9 AM to 7 PM. While on the rest of the days, it opens from 2 PM to 8 PM.
Price: Approximate price starts from AED 5 per person. Free entrance for children less than two years and persons with disabilities.
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Spend an Exciting Day at Bounce - Indoor Trampoline Parks
Another exciting and one of the best things to do in Dubai with Kids is to take them for a bouncy ride at the Bounce Dubai. With over hundreds of interconnected trampolines, Fun Zones and Trampoline walls, the Bounce indoor trampoline park is all about fun and excitement for kids and adults alike.
A perfect escape from the scorching heat of the city, the Bounce Indoor Trampoline Park is a must in your Dubai bucket list, and for more fun adventure activities in Dubai, check here.
Location: Building no 32, 4B Street, Al Quoz 1, Dubai
Timings: Monday to Sunday 9 AM to 12 AM.
Price: 170 AED/ 3300 INR
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Enjoy Around the Playhouses in Mushrif Park
For kids below the age of 8 years old, visiting the playhouses in Mushrif Park is one of the best things to do while in Dubai. Inaugurated by the Dubai Municipality back in 1982, the Mushrif Park is a 5.25 square km of the area, that includes a range of entertainment services for both kids and adults alike; such as, electronic games, child games areas, pool services, barbeque, and trip areas and many more. One of the must do things to do in Dubai with kids.
Location: Al Khawaneej St - Dubai - United Arab Emirates
Timings: The park is open daily from Monday to Sunday from 8 AM to 11 PM.
Price: The entry to the park is free.
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Ride the Cable Car at Dubai Creek Park
Thinking about doing exciting things to do in Dubai with kids? Well, then you should not miss out on the Cable car ride at the Dubai Creek Park.
The Cable car ride offers you a beautiful bird-eye view of the city during its half an hour journey and runs about 30 meters above in the sky for 2.3 km. A truly spectacular experience that your kids should not miss out on.
Location: Umm Hurair 2 - Dubai - United Arab Emirates
Timings: The Dubai Creek and the cable ride at the creek both are available throughout the week from 8 in the morning till 11 in the evening.
Price: 25 AED/ 500 INR per person
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Enjoy Skating at Dubai Ice Rink
The Dubai Ice Rink is one of the most popular leisure destinations for travelers and locals alike. Located inside the Dubai Mall, the Ice Rink allows the skaters of all ages to have the time of their lives with the best skating facilities available.
Recently, the Ice Rink has also initiated a full ice-skating coaching program for the newcomer. Surely one of the best things to do in Dubai with Kids.
Location: Dubai Mall
Timings: Sunday to Monday from 10 AM to 12 PM.
Price: The Price is between 60 to 125 AED/1150 to 2400 INR
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Boating in Safa Park
One of the most famous parks in Dubai, Safa Park offers an overabundance of options for you and your kids to do while in Dubai. Quite popular among the locals, the park offers you various ways to entertain yourself.
For kids, boating, playing basketballs and riding in the park can be some of the best ways to enjoy their time. A destination for visitors to head for the day, Safa Park provides the kind of connection that you may look out for with nature after a busy week in the city.
Location: 2nd interchange, Sheikh Zayed Road, near the Metropolitan Hotel, Dubai.
Timings: The park is open every day from Morning 8 to Evening 11. However, on Tuesdays, the park is only open for ladies and children.
Price: AED 3/ 58 INR per person.
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Have Fun with Dolphins at the Dolphin Bay
Let your kids have fun with the friendliest mammals on earth – with the Dolphins at the Dolphin Bay. People of any age group can go for a swim with the cute dolphins and experience the life of the 6 popular bottleneck dolphins of the aquarium.
Visiting Dolphin Bay is surely one of the best ways to enjoy a relaxing weekend with your kids when you are in Dubai.
Location: Gate 1 Al Riyadh St, Umm Hurrair, Dubai.
Timings: Monday to Saturday from 10 in the morning to 7 in the evening.
Price: Can range between 450 to 1450 AED/ 8700 to 28000 INR.
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What To Expect:
Access Over 100 Rides, Shows & Attractions:
Home to 3 theme parks, one water park, and a family resort, this attraction spread in 16 million square feet is one of the most entertaining regions in Dubai. Grab the opportunity to try them all and make the most of your Dubai visit. Comprising of Legoland Park, The Bollywood Parks, The Motiongate Dubai, and the Legoland Waterpark, you can choose to visit any 2 of the parks to visit in a day.
Get the best of Hollywood at Motiongate Dubai:
One of the major attractions here, the place is famous for the Hollywood theme-based rides, kids' fun areas and simulation rides. If you love Hollywood and movies, this is the place to be, especially if you visit the Studio Central, Smurfs Village, DreamWorks, Sony Pictures, and Lionsgate, which are the main sections that the park is divided into.
Explore Bollywood Theme at Bollywood Parks Dubai:
If you love Indian culture and their cinematic brilliance, this park offers a perfect mix of the rides and attractions based on a Bollywood theme. Dotted with many classic stories, flicks, and characters taken from Bollywood, you will certainly get your fill of adventure, romance, and music right here. And if all that is not enough, the park also features an 850-seating theatre where you can catch some classic Bollywood flicks.
Fall in Love with Legos at Legoland:
Another great franchise from the world has found a spot to create one of the most amazing theme parks right here in Dubai. With about 40 Lego-themed rides and attractions to call to the inner child in you, the main areas of the theme park are the Lego City, Lego City Airport, Miniland, Police Headquarters, Driving School, and Boating School. Located right next to the Legoland Dubai is the Legoland waterpark, which is the home more than 20 unique, Lego-themed water slides.
- Children under the age of 2 years can avail the activity for free.
- People 2 years and above can avail an adult ticket.
- Ticket includes entry to 2 parks in 1 day
Visit the Jam Jar
A community-built back in 2005, the Jam Jar is a perfect place for your kids to unleash their artistic side and get lost in the world of art. The community is all about promoting local artists through various cultural programs and support the artistic development of the city.
A number of educational initiatives and community projects are also held in the Jam Jar Art Gallery.
Location: Unit H74, Alserkal Avenue, Al Quoz 1, Dubai
Timings: The gallery is open Monday to Sunday from 10 in the morning till 7 in the evening.
Price: Entry to the gallery is free for everyone. However, if you wish to enrol your kids in some kind of activities or want to watch a show, you can visit their website for more information
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