The happening city of Dubai offers an array of tourist attractions to visit and things to do. Known for its ultra modernity with old-era charm, Dubai is a city on the bucket list of every avid traveler.
Dubai has several fascinating parks offering thrilling rides, adventurous zones, shopping outlets, jaw-dropping shows, and eateries. Take a look at the list of top 5 indoor theme parks that you must visit when in Dubai.
Ferrari World – The first-ever Ferrari theme park of the world, is one of the most thrilling theme parks not only in Dubai but also in the UAE. Covering an area over 86,000 sq meters, the park was opened to the public in 2010.
F1 zone, Italian zone, family zone, adventure zone, and welcome plaza are five zones in the theme park. You can enjoy over 40 thrilling rides and fun-filled experiences. Make sure to book your Ferrari World tickets online in advance to get a good discount.
Imagine you are going with a speed of 240 km/ h in a Ferrari roller coaster, this is the formula Rossa – the fastest roller coaster in the world. The Formula Rossa is a not-to-miss ride in the Ferrari World. You can also indulge in racing on a 290-meter long track.
Ferrari world is also home to some finest Italian and multi-cuisine eateries. You can taste some of the best dishes as outside food is not allowed in the theme park. The opening time of Ferrari World is at 12 PM and the closing time differs.
Situated in the Mall of Emirates, Ski Dubai is an indoor ski park sprawling across an area of 22,500 sq meters. It is an artificial snow land featuring an 85-meter high indoor mountain. The park has five easy to difficult level ski slopes varying in height and steepness.
Undoubtedly among the most unique theme parks in Dubai, Ski Dubai is a hot spot for skiers and snowboarders over the globe.
It offers a wide range of adrenaline-rushing activities other than skiing and snowboarding such as climbing towers, giant snowballs, icy body slides, sled, toboggan runs, and more. Book your tickets online from its four types of tickets including Snow classic, Snow plus, Snow daycation pass, and snow classic with transfers as per your convenience.
IMG Worlds of Adventures
The Largest theme park of Dubai covering an area across 1.5 million sq ft, IMG worlds of adventures is a dream come true for cartoon and marvel lovers. Marvel, Lost Valley, Cartoon Network, IMG Boulevard, and the haunted hotel – These are five exciting as well as thrilling zones of the park to explore. Avengers Battle of Ultron, Spiderman Doc Ock’s revenge, Hulk Epsilon base 3D, Thor thunder spin, and the velociraptor are several must-try rides paced full of immersive thrill.
Apart from thrilling adventurous riders, the park offers several mouth-licking dining, themed shopping outlets, and attractions. Enjoy movies in its ultra-modern and luxurious 12 screen multiplex by Novo cinemas. The IMG worlds theme park is open for visitors 12 PM to 8 PM from Sundays to Wednesdays and 12 PM to 9 PM remaining weekdays.
Situated in Dubai parks and resorts, Motiongate is the only Hollywood-inspired theme park in the United Arab Emirates. Displaying themed areas and impressive attractions, The park features four studio zones known as Columbia pictures, dreamwork studio, Lionsgate studio, and the Smurfs village.
Motiongate offers over 27 thrilling rides and 40 stunning attractions to explore. There are plenty of shops, restaurants and entertaining shows inspired by Hollywood blockbusters to make your day more fun filling. It is located on Sheikh Zayed road at 48 Km from Dubai city center. Visitors can visit the park after 12 PM on all weekdays.
Bollywood theme park
One of its kind in the world, Bollywood park is based on the Indian film industry, Mumbai. This theme park is divided into 6 zones named Bollywood Boulevard, Royal plaza, Mumbai Chowk, rustic ravine, Bollywood film studios, and Mela junction. While exploring the park, you will feel the action, adventure, fun, romance, and creativity of Hindi cinema. At the crossroads stage, you will get to witness live dance performances based on the golden 60s, 70s, 80s era movies. You can taste authentic Indian delicacies at mouth-watering Indian restaurants in the park. The park is dotted with numerous shops to buy Bollywood and Indian stuff. You can visit the park from 3 PM to 11 PM.