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Best Theme Parks in Dubai

With an entire district devoted to amusement parks, Dubai promises to put even Orlando to shame. Not only does it have the world’s tallest building and an indoor ski slope, the theme parks in Dubai fast gaining popularity as a lively vacation spot. Whether you want to take a selfie with dinosaurs or get on to the fastest rollercoaster in the world, Dubai is the place to be. From Disney characters to water sports, Dubai is on its way to becoming the theme park capital of the world.

Here is the list of 9 Theme Parks in Dubai

1. IMG Worlds of Adventure

Established in 2016 in ‘the heart of Dubai’, IMG is city’s first mega indoor park with world class amenities and entertainment. Situated on the famous Sheikh Mohammed Bin Zayed Road, this cartoon-themed park sprawls across 1.5 million square feet of land and is full of excitement and fun.

2. Motiongate Dubai, Dubai

If you are a die-hard fan of Hollywood movies, then the Motiongate theme park in Dubai is a must-visit. Located in the Dubai Parks and Resorts, the Hollywood Inspired Theme Park has been designed and developed as per the famous movie studios like the Columbia Pictures Studios, DreamWorks Studios and the Lionsgate Studios.

3. Legoland Dubai

Situated amidst Dubai parks and resorts, Legoland is a family-theme park in Dubai which lets you play with the Lego bricks and enjoy on water slides too! Ideal for kids aged between 2 to 12, Legoland is divided between two parks- a Lego park and a Lego Water Park. Legoland, Dubai consists of almost forty interactive rides, twenty water slides and more than fifteen thousand Lego models.

4. Bollywood Parks

Bollywood and the magic of Indian cinema is famous worldwide and loved by all. Bollywood Parks Dubai is the ‘first theme park dedicated to the B-town’ in the world! Built in Dubai Parks and Resorts, it is the perfect location to learn and experience what goes into making a film and how the industry works.

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5. Ski Dubai

4.3 /5

Ski Dubai is an indoor ski resort with 22,500 square meters of indoor ski area. Located in the middle of the desert city of Dubai, Ski Dubai is one of its kind skiing centers started in December 2005. Placed in the new Mall of the Emirates (MOE), the center is third largest in the world offering some of the finest facilities.

6. Riverland Dubai

The Riverland in Dubai is a humongous 234,000 square feet themed area intertwining with a 1-kilometre long river. These theme park in Dubai forms one part of the Dubai Parks and Resorts (25 million square feet) and acts as a gateway to the three main parks. You will find an abundance of cafes and restaurants as well as street artists spread throughout Riverland along with three outdoor venues and one multipurpose venue for special events.

7. Aquaventure Waterpark

3.0 /5

One of the biggest water parks of Dubai, Aquaventure is located in the Atlantis hotel complex. This amazing water park offers a series of pools, shoots and flumes and a few thrilling rides. Adrenaline pumping Tower of Neptune and the equally exhilarating Tower of Poseidon are some of the key highlights of the park. Visitors can also relax at the Cabanas, have a nice meal at the various restaurants and shop some souvenirs at the many stores in the park.

8. Laguna Water Park

Dubai's water paradise, Laguna Water Park is nestled in Dubai's finest Beachfront locations of La Mer. It hosts a series of thrilling and exhilarating water rides for the adventurer in you. Other than water rides, you can indulge in shopping at the retail outlets and savor on the variety of delicious food at eateries like Roti Rollers, Zou Zou restaurant and more.

9. Wild Wadi

3.5 /5

Wild Wadi Water Park is one of the premier water parks of Dubai and boasts of innovative rides for all ages providing a unique experience for visitors. Located in front of the iconic Burj Al Arab, Wild Wadi Water Park is themed around Juha, the character from the very popular folktale Arabian nights. Apart from the rides, the water park also provides an excellent surfing experience.

These theme parks in Dubai each have a unique concept. Do spend a day at some of these on your trip to Dubai!

This post was published by Harshitha

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