Dubai is a place where anything seems to be possible. No matter what kind of holiday you want, Dubai has something to offer you. Nice relaxing beaches? Got them. Exciting Nightlife? Yep. Big family attractions? Yes. Extraordinary sights? Around every corner. Here are some of our favourite theme parks in Dubai.
The indoor theme park, Sega Republic, is a 76,000 sq ft park at The Dubai Mall that features a large variety of attractions. These include rides, motion simulators and a large range of skill-based games. Created in partnership with Japanese company SEGA, some of the attractions feature characters from some of SEGA best-known franchises including Sonic The Hedgehog, meaning that this is one place children will not want to miss. More information on Sega Republic here.
Anyone who books a trip to Dubai for after the 15th of August 2016 has the opportunity to be one of the first people to visit the IMG World of Adventure, a new park opening in 2016 that will be the worlds biggest indoor theme park. The park will feature 4 key areas including The Lost Valley, a collaboration with a Japanese robotics company named Kokoro, featuring some of the worlds most realistic animatronic dinosaurs. There will also be a Cartoon Network area, a Marvel Comics area and an as yet unannounced fourth area. The Cartoon Network area will feature a ride based on the popular cartoon Ben 10 which is said to be the world's first "5D" experience. Nothing has been revealed yet as to what the extra two dimensions entail. You can preorder tickets for IMG World of Adventure here.
The Aquaventure Waterpark is labelled as ‘Dubai’s Best Water Park’. This massive theme park in Dubai boasts exhilarating rides, up close and personal face time with sharks, rays and all kinds of fish, river rides and if you feel like you need a break from all of this, then there’s 700 metres of private beaches to unwind in. For more information on the Aquaventure Waterpark and its attractions, visit the website.
If you wanted something different to shake up your visit to one of the hottest places on Earth, then you can’t get any more different than going to a ski resort. Ski Dubai is located inside Dubai’s Mall of the Emirates and it is the third largest indoor ski slope in the world. This ski resort promises to have something for everyone, with ski runs that vary in difficulty and there’s also something for the young ones, with the largest snow park in the world. There is also a range of themed restaurants and shops, so Ski Dubai really does have everything. Also, there is also a colony of Gentoo and King penguins, which is an incredible thought. Click here for more information.
There you have a selection of some of the theme parks in Dubai. It really is a place with everything so no matter who you are, you are going to have a great time whatever you decide to do.