Dubai is a treasure trove of some wonderful attractions that tickle the fancy of countless travellers planning family holidays. Amusement parks, theme parks and water parks are the few charms, which make air tickets to the city popular.
Dubai is an excellent cosmopolitan family holiday destination with year round sunny weather and globally renowned amusements for children. From playing with snow at the Ski Dubai to frolicking with dolphins – this exciting city of the UAE is surely a kid-friendly gem. Then there are several theme parks and amusement parks, which feature numerous scream-inducing thrilling rides. No wonder, so many vacationers gloat over their decision of booking flights for family vacations in the city. Below are some of the top theme parks and fun activities in Dubai that are sure to make your holiday a perfect family getaway.
Heavily thronged by family crowds, Dubai Dolphinariam is one of the most fascinating attractions in the UAE. The graceful bottlenose dolphins and playful seals at the exciting ‘Lights and Laser Show’ remains an instant hit with kids. This grand show lets you witness the amazing skills of these graceful beasts. It is a sight to watch the dolphins indulging in their leaping flights into the air and somersaulting back into the water. The show further enthrals visitors with its dramatic display of dolphins and seals dancing, singing, juggling, playing and jumping through hoops, and even paint. Dubai Dolphinariam is even home to a number of other unique tourist attractions, including Mirror Maze and Birds’ Show, each promising you and your family a memorable day out. Tickets for the different shows, attractions and activities can be easily booked online through its official website.
Yet another irresistible charm of Dubai family holidays is Sega Republic, which is a premier indoor theme park located in the great Dubai Mall. Spread across five different zones, the park features some of the most thrilling rides and games available across the UAE. The games parlour of the park is highly popular among the teens as it boasts over 170 games designed from cutting-edge motion simulators and virtual experiences. Indulge in exciting video games, crazy car races, or have unlimited fun at Laze-raze while making your way through a web of lasers. Some exhilarating rides at the Sega Republic that one must buy tickets for are Wild Wing, Wild Jungle, Spin Gear and Sonic Hooper.
Wild Wadi Waterpark
UAE’s biggest theme park, Wild Wadi Waterpark, aims to make family holidays in Dubai an unforgettable event for everyone spending on flights to the destination. Nestled in the luxurious Jumeirah Beach, this sprawling water park is themed around the Arabian tale of Juha and boasts over two dozen rides suitable for visitors of all ages. From thrilling rides like Wipe-out, Burj Surj, Tantrum Alley, and a plethora of big and small waterfalls, to an electrifying range of surfing experiences, this star theme park is a venue full of surprises. Entry tickets for the park can be booked online or can even be purchased straight at the counter.