Dubai for kids overview
Dubai is a wonderful place for family vacations. There are many fun activities for kids of all ages to do in Dubai. Below is a list of 10 things kids will love to do in Dubai.
10 things for kids to do in Dubai
1. Ski Dubai
Ski Dubai is a magical experience for children. There are activities for kids of all ages at Ski Dubai, including skiing, snowboarding, tobogganing and penguin encounters. The indoor ski complex is located within the Mall of the Emirates.
Legoland opened in 2016 and features over 40 Lego themed rides and attractions. The park has more than 15,000 Lego models and six themed lands. It is located at the Dubai Parks and Resorts complex.
3. Magic Planet
Magic Planet is an entertainment center that is located inside Deira City Center, Mirdif City Center and Mall of the Emirates. Magic Planet includes games, rides and other fun activities children will love.
4. Head to the beach
Dubai is home to many family friendly beaches. Popular public beaches for kids include Kite Beach, JBR Beach and Al Mamzar Beach Park. These three beaches are perfect spots for picnics with kids and spending an afternoon in the sun.
5. Dubai Aquarium and Underwater Zoo
The Dubai Aquarium and Underwater Zoo is located within the Dubai Mall. The aquarium features one of the largest aquarium tanks in the world and contains more than 33,000 species of aquatic animals. The Underwater Zoo features several exhibits kids love exploring including the King Croc area as well as Kraken’s Lair.
Bounce Dubai is an indoor trampoline park suitable for children of all ages. The park features five different zones for endless amounts of fun.
7. Café Ceramique
Café Ceramique is a café and an artist studio. Kids will love to pass time painting their pottery while enjoying a kid’s meal from the café.
8. Apple Seeds
Apple Seeds features an indoor playground, classes for kids and an onsite café serving healthy snacks. Classes are available for newborns as well as older children. Apple Seeds is located in Dubai’s Gold & Diamond Park.
9. Atlantis Kids Club
The Kids Club at Atlantis is a supervised play area with daily programs for children. Activities range from fun games like tag to art projects. There is also a designated Play Zone where children can take part in games and challenges.
10. Wild Wadi Waterpark
Wild Wadi is the ultimate place for family fun. There are rides and other water activities for everyone to enjoy. Kids will have hours of fun at this water park located in Jumeirah in front of the Burj Al Arab.