After much anticipation, Ain Dubai officially opened to the public from 21 October 2021. Located on Bluewaters Island, across the Jumeirah Beach Residences (JBR) beachfront, Ain Dubai, also known as Dubai Eye, is the world's tallest and largest observation wheel. Standing at a height of 250 m (820 ft), a ride along the Ain Dubai will allow you to enjoy unparalleled views of the city and its coastline.
NOTE: Currently, Ain Dubai is temporarily closed from 11 March 2022 for periodic enhancement, and 31 August 2022 is set to be its first operational day post-reopening.
If you are planning to visit Ain Dubai, purchasing your tickets online is the best way to book your slots in advance. Purchasing your tickets online helps you get instant confirmation of your booking while complying with the social distancing norms, thus keeping you safe.
If you are hoping to plan a trip that is lighter on the pocket, opt for the the standard entry tickets to Ain Dubai. You can also upgrade your tickets to enjoy access to the Lounge or a cabin with skybar and beverages.
When in Dubai, it makes sense to splurge. So, book some premium tickets and enjoy the Ain Dubai experience inside a premium, luxury, shared cabin.
You can explore beyond the Ain Dubai by opting for the super saver combo ticket that includes access to one/two other attractions in Paris. You can choose to explore Museum of the Future, Motiongate™, Bollywood Parks and Legoland™, along with Ain Dubai.
Surrounded by 48 passenger cabins, the Dubai Eye is designed to carry a total of 1,750 passengers at once. Each rotation takes about 38 minutes.
Standing tall at 250 m, Ain Dubai, or Dubai Ferris Wheel provides a bird’s eye view of the city's famed skyline. The tallest Ferris wheel in the world, beating popular world landmarks like London Eye and High Roller in Las Vegas, Ain Dubai offers spectacular views from a height of 250m. You can board an indoor, air-conditioned observation cabin of Ain Dubai and enjoy a 38-minute long session. The cabins are equipped with all major facilities so you can relax during your trip. You can also view the mechanics of the world’s largest observation wheel up-close.
Ain Dubai includes capsules and VIP pods specifically for dining experiences and hosting events. Make your life's milestone events like birthdays, anniversaries, or proposals all the more memorable by booking a private observation capsule at Ain Dubai, with an extraordinary view from 250m above ground. A unique feature of the capsules is that they are temperature-controlled, allowing you to easily accommodate Dubai’s climate.
Enjoy a glass or two of cocktails, in-house beverages, bubbly, or even mocktails to make your time at Ain Dubai even more memorable. These experiences are only available for those above 21 years of age. The Lounge and Premium experience allows you to access a premium, shared air-conditioned cabin with comfortable leather seats and enjoy a drink at the Lounge, while the Skybar experience will allow you to dance to music and have a few drinks inside the cabin, which is especially great if you are hoping to plan a party here.
You can enjoy a cruise along the Dubai Marina to Atlantis, The Palm, and back before or after your Ain Dubai experience. Enjoy the views of some of the most iconic attractions from a different vantage point. Enjoy some scrumptious canapés, buffet-style food, and unlimited soft drinks while onboard. Those above the age of 21 can also purchase additional beverages.
Ain Dubai — the Dubai Ferris Wheel — promises to live up to the hype; not only is its design and construction awe-inspiring, but the view from the top is simply spectacular. Prepare to soak in Dubai’s coastline, beautifully wrapped around its towering skyline. Here’s a glimpse of what you’ll get to see while on a ride.
The Burj Khalifa, without a doubt, will be the first skyscraper you witness while you make your way up the giant wheel. Standing tall at 830 m with over 160 floors, the Burj Khalifa arguably defines the city’s skyline. Located right next to the world’s largest mall, the Dubai Mall, the Burj Khalifa is considered to be an essential experience in the city!Visit Burj Khalifa
The Palm Jumeirah is a rare gem in the city’s landscape. Part of a man-made island chain called the Palm Islands, the Palm Jumeirah is uniquely-shaped like a massive palm tree and is dotted with both commercial and residential spaces. The primary attraction at the Palm Jumeirah is the luxurious Atlantis Hotel, which is also home to a thrilling waterpark, Aquaventure.
Completed in 1999, the Burj Al Arab was one of the first few luxury hotels that helped Dubai establish itself as a key tourist destination. An iconic structure in the city, the Burj Al Arab’s design and construction is inspired by a ship’s sail, easily identifiable from the top; a notable feature is its helipad, that has often doubled up as a space for sporting events.
The Jumeirah Beach Residence, colloquially known as JBR, is a 1.7 km-long waterfront community. This area accommodates about 40 beautifully-designed towers that can accommodate close to 15,000 residents. Moreover, it is dotted with several luxury boutiques, classy cafes and restaurants, and a long stretch of blue ocean, directly in line with Ain Dubai.
Tuesday & Wednesday: 10 AM to 9 PM
Thursday To Saturday: 12 PM to 9 PM
Closed On: Mondays.
Estimated Duration of Visit: 38 minutes (approx) for one rotation. Visitors are advised to arrive about 60 minutes prior to their experience to complete the entry process, buy snacks and beverages and visit the toilets as there are no toilets in the cabin.
Yes, you can drive or take a taxi to Ain Dubai. The island is connected to the mainland through a direct link from Sheikh Zayed Road. You can get to Ain Dubai by taking the E11 route helping you reach Bluewaters Island in 20 minutes from Downtown Dubai.
Yes. You can take a metro until Damac metro station and take a cab from there to Ain Dubai.
You take buses 8, 883, 4, F55A and alight at Jumeira, Royal Meridian - 02 or Shatha Tower - 01.
To offer you the best experience at Ain Dubai, there are several safety and security measures in place to ensure a safe and enjoyable experience for the visitors:
A. Ain Dubai opened to the public on October 2021. However, Ain Dubai is temporarily closed for periodic enhancement during the month of Ramadan. 2 May 2022 is set to be its first operational day post-reopening.
A. Ain Dubai ticket prices start at AED 130.
A. Yes, as Ain Dubai is experiencing a large number of visitors, it is advisable to book your slots in advance by purchasing your Ain Dubai tickets in advance. This will help you secure your slot at your preferred timings and beat the crowd.
A. You can choose between standard Ain Dubai tickets, which you can upgrade to enjoy access to the Lounge or ride in a cabin with a Skybar, Premium Tickets that allow you to enjoy a uniquely luxurious experience, or combo tickets that allow you to visit iconic attractions such as Museum of the Future, Motiongate™, Bollywood Parks and Legoland™, along with Ain Dubai.
A. Cancellation and refunds depends on your tickets. We recommend you check the cancellation policy on your ticket prior to booking.
A. Ain Dubai tickets are valid for the date and time selected during checkout.
A. As part of the Covid-19 safety measures in place, visitors are expected to book tickets online and in advance. follow social distancing norms at the venue and wear facemasks at all times. Visitors are also encouraged to sanitize their hands frequently and use contactless payments for transactions throughout the attraction.
A. The best way to buy Ain Dubai tickets is to buy them online as dictated by the Covid-19 safety measures in place at the venue. This also allows for contactless transaction and the option of availing great discounts.
A. The cancelation policy depends on the particular ticket you have chosen. While you can get a full refund on canceling the ticket up to 24 hours before the schedule, some tickets cannot be canceled, amended or refunded.
A. Ain Dubai is over 250 m tall.
A. Ain Dubai is located in Bluewaters Island.
A. Bluewaters Island is yet another jewel in the crown of Dubai. This artificial island has a range of famous restaurants, shops, residences, and, of course, the world’s largest Ferris wheel.
A. Ain Dubai is open from 10 AM to 9 PM on Tuesday & Wednesday and from 12 PM to 9 PM from Thursday To Saturday.
A. One full rotation of the Ain Dubai will take approximately 38 minutes.