Looking for the best kids activities in Dubai to enjoy over the spring break? We have you covered! We’ve put together 25 incredible kids activities in Dubai that you and the little ones will enjoy.
Check them out below and for more, head over to QiDZ!
Outdoor Kids Activities in Dubai
Dubai Garden Glow
One of our favorite spots to take the kids is Dubai Garden Glow! They are always amazed by the glowing lights around the park, not to mention the Dinosaur Park that is a must see for the kids. It’s really incredible. The dinosaurs are life-scaled. For an additional charge, enjoy the Magic show which includes a showcase of optical illusions and 3D artworks to tease your senses!
Quest for Adventure is an outdoor adventure company specializing in fun for all the family, from mangrove tours, to water sports, wake boarding and archery, suitable from 4 years old. Explore the stunning Al Zorah Nature Reserve, home to the fish nursery of the Sea, the creek and mangrove which are designated as conservation areas with over 58 species of rare and migratory birds.
It is recommended to book in advance, you can do that through the app! Just click here.
Family Sightseeing Cruise
If you’re after an authentic Arab experience with a touch of pirate spunk, this Pirates of Arabia guided tour is the one place you cannot miss! In a city where old meets new, bringing you your ideal city tour with a twist. It’s a fantastic activity to enjoy the weather and watch the amazing scenery Dubai has to offer.
Love Boats Tours
Here’s another activity that allows you to really experience amazing Dubai views. Love Boats Tours takes you on a tour around Dubai Marina & Palm Jumeirah, with the purpose of sightseeing the Dubai Skyline. You can book 60 minute or 90 minute tours, and once you’re done head for lunch or dinner at the Marina.
It’s great for a day out with the family! Buy your tickets on QiDZ today.
Get in touch with the natural nature of the UAE and head to this desert safari with the family. This package offers six hours of untainted fun. A mix of adventure, cultural entertainment, and sumptuous dinner under the stars. The highlight of the tour is an exciting 4×4 drive deep into the desert followed by a visit to the traditional Arabic Bedouin campsite and more!
Find out more and book your safari trip on QiDZ.
The Camel Farm
Get up close with the very friendly and curious camels at this authentic Camel Farm! Little ones have not been forgotten, and will have the opportunity to pet and feed other smaller animals too including goats, sheep, chicken and rabbits. During your guided visit of the farm you will be able to feed all the animals, and for an additional fee, you can also go on a short camel ride.
Advance booking is recommended, which you can do easily on QiDZ!
Now here’s an outdoor adventure that the whole family will absolutely LOVE! Aventura Parks really lets you reconnect with nature in a unique way. You can enjoy over 80 challenges at 5 different levels between the ground & the trees, suitable for adventure seekers of all ages! Leap across the great Tarzan jump of 25m & conquer the longest tree top zip lines in the region.
We haven’t forgotten the little ones! The mini kids circuit offers fun obstacles in a safe environment, circle games and arts & crafts.
The Wonder Maze
Grab the kids and enjoy the largest mobile maze in the world where there is fun, play and learning for the entire family! Along with the intriguing challenge of finding the center of The Wonder Maze, the thrilling age adjusted maze games also pose a significant physical and intellectual challenge! Adults or kids, couples or friends, groups or individuals, all have a great time and can spend hours laughing together and at each other as well.
Dubai Butterfly Garden
Wander through the custom-built domes, home to 35,000 different species of butterflies! A great place to experience nature indoors during the hotter months (which it’s starting to get!)
Enjoy the Butterfly Museum, with hand-craft designs made by thousands of Butterflies from different parts of the world, see the beautiful Koi Fish in different colors & sizes located at the Koi Pond, and enjoy a selection of educational movies & animations at the Kids Cinema. There’s also a cafe serving Starbucks coffee and refreshments at the entry to the Garden. A great place to bring the younger kids. It’s quiet and has lots to engage their senses. Easy to navigate with a stroller too.
Indoor Kids Activities in Dubai
Theatre of Digital Arts
Ready for something unique to do with the kids? Head to the Theatre of Digital Arts and experience art like never before. TODA’ s breath-taking digital art show combines highend technologies, animated graphics, surround music, multisensory visual effects and much more. This is on the list of our favorite kids activities in Dubai now!
Kidzania Dubai Mall
Spend a day at Kidzania where children will have fun while learning socialization skills, mutual co-operation, teamwork, self-esteem and respect. Their creativity will shine, they will learn to be independent, develop decision-making skills and participate with their community – all skills that they will need to succeed as adults!
Cuckoo’s Indoor Play Area
Cuckoo’s is a safe children’s space at The Beach, JBR specifically designed to enable children of different age groups to explore, experiment, learn through play and develop physical coordination while providing recreational enjoyment. Book through QiDZ and avail this buy 2 get 2 hours soft play offer!
The Green Planet
One of our favorite places to take the kids is The Green Planet. Come prepared to see the Tamrin monkeys, Boa snake, Giant Hornbill, the resident sloth, Australian Walkabout and more! There are so many other incredible animals and fauna that you can interact with, the kids love it!
Dubai Aquarium & Underwater Zoo has everything to keep the entire family happy entertained! The 10-million litre tank, located on the ground level of The Dubai Mall, is the largest suspended aquariums in the world. It houses thousands of aquatic animals, comprising over 140 species. Over 300 sharks and rays live in this tank, including the largest collection of Sand Tiger sharks in the world. A must see!
Dubai Ice Rink
Glide across the Olympic-sized Dubai Ice Rink where unlimited fun awaits skating enthusiast. Dubai Ice Rink us a must-visit leisure attraction and sports venue in The Dubai Mall, particularly popular among teens, offering several unmatched features for youth.
Funky Monkey’s Soft Play
Enjoy these soft play area access, full fun package at Funky Monkeys Playland! The soft play area includes a big slide, a toddler slide, a ball pit, obstacle courses, a trampoline and a Lego station. Remember to bring socks with you! Kids below 4 years old must be accompanied by an adult.
Dubai Opera Tour
At Dubai Opera, fascinating stories from every culture unfold through the wonders of the performing arts, and the building itself has its own compelling stories that have shaped the people and culture of Dubai since its inauguration in 2016. The public is invited to experience Dubai Opera and enjoy its unique architecture in special guided tours.
La Perle by Dragone
With its one-of-a-kind theatre built in the heart of Al Habtoor City, La Perle is the region’s first resident show, featuring a cast of 65 artists, each bringing their own unique set of skills to the performance, ranging from acting, acrobats, aquatic and aerial stunts. Kids and adults alike will be in awe and on the edge of their seats as you watch the gravity defying talents of acrobats and stunt artists.
Theme Parks and Water Parks
Best-in-branded entertainment from three of the largest and most successful motion picture studios in Hollywood – DreamWorks Animation, Columbia Pictures and Lionsgate. There’s so many rides to enjoy as a family. They have rides for the little ones and for the thrill seekers too!
Neighboring Motiongate is Bollywood Parks! Bollywood Parks™ live performances and stunt shows will get your heart racing! Enjoy endless fun with nine new family friendly rides & experiences, along with world’s tallest swing ride, a one-of-a-kind Bollywood Souq Bazaar, 4D attractions and more.
At LEGOLAND® Dubai, families can build their way through a full day of non-stop interactive fun. You will find over 40 LEGO® themed rides, shows and attractions; a mix of indoor and outdoor attractions, perfect for year-round visitation, 6 themed lands, 15,000 LEGO® models & over 60 million LEGO® bricks.
IMG Worlds of Adventure
MG Worlds of Adventure is Dubai’s first mega themed entertainment park with five epic adventure zones in one location. Thrilling rides, rollercoasters, live shows and attractions are crammed into five action packed zones, MARVEL, Lost Valley – Dinosaur Adventure, Cartoon Network, IMG Boulevard and The Haunted Hotel.
Laguna Waterpark is one of the coolest (in both meanings of the word!) spots down Jumeirah Beach way at La Mer. With WaveOz 180 surf pool, slides, lazy river and toddler friendly splash pad and aqua play area, there are plenty of ways for the whole family to cool off!
Splash into a world of excitement at Aquaventure Waterpark with your family and enjoy the 17 fun-filled hectares of adrenaline pumping fun! Then head out to UAE’s largest aquarium packed with incredible experiences and world-class exhibits! Don’t forget you can enjoy the new extension of Aquaventure! It’s one of the best kids activities in Dubai.
Join the fun with the world’s largest outdoor water park in Dubai located on JBR Beach. Run, slide, jump, fall, laugh and endure over 100+ obstacles of fun. Aqua Fun brings the best challenges to the Aqua scene so you can experience an Aqua park like never before. A fun and way to keep active and cool off without even realizing!
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