Fun atmosphere and recreational activities await visitors

Destinations in Dubai that offer refreshing family experiences during the summer

  • Ski Dubai includes 5 ski tracks of varying lengths and levels of difficulty.

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Dubai has many tourist attractions that make it a favorite destination for many throughout the year.

With the school holidays approaching, families are looking for special places to relax, entertain and spend fun times.

In the summer, Dubai offers its visitors a variety of indoor and air-conditioned destinations in the emirate to spend special times, away from the high temperatures.

Dubai fulfills the aspirations of families and children of all ages, with its abundance of destinations that offer endless options of entertainment experiences in a cool and refreshing atmosphere, from indoor skating rinks and water adventures to other artistic and cultural centers.

The following is a list of ideal destinations that offer unique experiences for families during the summer season in Dubai:

Leisure and Ski

The Dubai Mall, the world's largest shopping and entertainment destination, offers a range of family activities and immersive experiences for all its patrons of all ages and interests, in addition to the largest indoor aquarium in the world and an Olympic-designed skating rink, which provides training sessions to enhance their skating skills, among others. One of the stops that guarantees families an exceptional day out.

While Ski Dubai in Mall of the Emirates, which has been chosen as the best indoor ski resort in the world several times, stands out as an ideal option for spending the most beautiful times, as it includes five ski tracks of varying lengths and difficulty levels to suit different skills, and includes an indoor ski school that offers private lessons for beginners and professionals under the supervision of specialized trainers.

The snow park, which extends over an area of ​​4,500 square meters, also provides activities for skiing, tobogganing, inflatable balls and various games, including the Mountain Thriller, which takes visitors on an exciting adventure at an altitude of 150 meters at an estimated speed of 40 km / h.

While the Swiss-style chalets allow the little ones to savor hot chocolate before going on a snowy trip and get to know the penguins up close.

animals and birds

The eco-dome "The Green Planet" invites its visitors to explore the atmosphere of the tropical forests, as it embraces more than 3,000 species of plants, animals and birds.

It allows guests of all ages to experience special moments when watching sloths or lemurs move between the trees.

The green forest takes the little ones on a journey into the Australian wilderness, as well as the chance to see wallabies or carpet snakes.

The exceptional experiences at The Green Planet range from camping in the rainforest, diving among piranhas, to handing over the duties of a park ranger for a day.

exceptional views

Visitors to the "Dubai Frame" can enjoy panoramic views of Dubai from within the largest frame-shaped building in the world, with a height of 150 meters and a width of at least 95 meters.

This landmark takes families on an exciting journey into the emirate's glorious past, where they can explore the evolution of Dubai, which has transformed from a small trading port into a world famous city.

The indoor observation platform in the "Dubai Frame" provides exceptional views of the old city from the north, including Dubai Creek and Al Fahidi historical district, as well as New Dubai from the south, including the Burj Khalifa, and other high-rise towers.


Dubai Opera performances are an unmissable option for families who love cultural experiences, as the house, designed in the form of a heritage sailboat, hosts a range of comedy shows, rock, pop and jazz concerts, the most famous plays around the world, and other artistic programs.

As for the Museum of Mystery in the Seef District, it takes its visitors on an unforgettable journey into the world of optical illusions.

In addition to its educational and interactive experiences, the museum houses rooms that deceive the senses, including the tilted gravity defying room, the infinity room and the upside down room.


Roll DXB has recently opened its doors in Mina Rashid, in front of roller skating enthusiasts, to the rhythm of classic disco tunes. The destination welcomes skaters of all ages and levels, and offers skate rentals, as well as educational lessons that allow them to develop their basic skills and learn dance moves.

While the interactive and closed "Gamble Labyrinth" provides families with an experience full of challenge and competition, where contestants embark on exciting adventures that test their mental and cognitive abilities, puzzle-solving skills and endurance.

The maze offers more than 20 challenges, ensuring guests will re-experience to solve puzzles and explore their physical and mental potential.

Fans of sports and indoor recreational physical activities will find what meets their tastes when visiting Dubai Sports World, which is an ideal stop to enjoy summer experiences.

The place, with its safe environment that meets safety standards, offers a range of sports and academic training sessions for all ages.

"Guarantee" stamp

Dubai guests enjoy a luxurious experience in a safe and comfortable atmosphere for relaxation, as all these destinations have received the "Dubai Guarantee" seal, which confirms the commitment of all companies, hotels and tourist destinations to implement health and safety measures.

The seal, which is renewed by the competent authorities every two weeks, contributes to assuring the guests of the commitment of all to the approved preventive measures.

In addition, the World Travel and Tourism Council awarded Dubai the Safe Travel Seal of 2020, to enhance the confidence of travelers to visit it, as one of the safe tourist destinations.

• Endless options that cater to families and children of all ages.

• The Dubai Frame's indoor observation deck provides exceptional views of the city.

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