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Dubai Aquarium & Underwater Zoo Tickets

AED 120
AED 88
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  • Conveniently situated inside The Dubai Mall, drop by Dubai Aquarium and Underwater Zoo for a face-to-face encounter with some of the ocean's most remarkable predators as well as playful marine animals!
  • Enjoy a wide array of 140 species including 400 sharks and rays, piranhas, catfish, otters, a Humbolt Penguin colony, and of course, Sand Tiger Sharks- a prized collection at this aquarium.
  • Find out what it's like to walk on the ocean beds in the 48-meter long tunnel that gives you stunning 270-degree views of the aquarium.
  • The Aquarium Tank and Tunnel are both on level 0, but for the next leg of your experience, you have to go to level 2- to the Underwater Zoo!
  • Divided into 3 sections, the Underwater zoo has much to show off: crocodiles, otters, piranhas, sea dragons, sea jellies, and then some!
  • There are 4 animal encounters you can choose from! Meet penguins, otters, stingrays, and crocodiles, and enjoy feeding presentations for a select few.
  • All the daredevils will want to try out the aquatic experiences. Whether it's a shark encounter, shark dives, scuba diving, or an eerie cage experience, you're guaranteed a thrilling moment underwater!
  • If you wish not to get wet, enjoy the glass-bottomed boat ride that shows you the best of the aquarium from a safe (and dry) vantage point!

This ticket has the following variants that you can choose from:

  • Aquarium Tunnel and Underwater Zoo
  • Admission + Penguin Cove
  • Explorer
  • VIP Line Buster
  • Dubai Aquarium + VR Park
  • Tip: Your best chance of seeing the penguins is if you visit the aquarium by 8 PM. After that, it's their bedtime!
  • This experience is not recommended for pregnant women.
  • These tickets can't be cancelled or rescheduled.

Dubai Dolphinarium Tickets: Dolphin & Seal Show

AED 99
AED 89
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45 min.
  • Experience a one-of-a-kind show where you can see adorable dolphins and seals showcasing their unique skills.
  • Watch these sea creatures dance, sing, jump through hoops, paint and do acrobatic stunts.
  • Be amazed by their intelligence and admire their agility.
  • To upgrade your experience, choose the VIP seating that offers the best views of the show.
  • Note: The age limit for swimming with the dolphins is 7 years and above. If the child is below 7 years of age, they will not be allowed.

This ticket has the following options that you can choose from:

  • VIP Seating: The VIP seats are in the center of the arena and provide the best viewing point for the show.
  • Regular Seating: The regular seats are laid out on both sides of the VIP seats in an arc.
  • Please note that this ticket does not include entry to the creek park, which is chargeable at AED 5 per person.
  • Entry from the main gate (street gate) is restricted.
  • If you have purchased regular tickets, then seating is on a first-come-first-served basis. - Try arriving at least 15 minutes before the show to get the best seats for the show.
  • Entry to the Dolphin and Seal Show at Dubai Dolphinarium
  • Chance to interact with dolphins and northern fur seals
  • VIP seating for the show (optional)
  • Children aged 2-12 enjoy reduced ticket pricing (carry a valid photo ID).
  • You can cancel these tickets up to 24 hours before the experience begins and get a full refund.

Atlantis The Lost Chambers Aquarium Tickets

AED 110
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Flexible Duration
  • Dive into the depths of Dubai's Lost Chambers Aquarium, a surreal aquatic environment designed to reflect the lost fabled city of Atlantis!
  • Discover 65,000 marine animals across 10 chambers and 21 exhibits, at UAE's largest, 11-million-liter aquarium.
  • Wave at a myriad of aquatic species, including rays, seahorses, sharks, clownfish, eels, and more.
  • Wander over to the Touch Tank to closely interact with some truly incredible aquatic animals.
  • Take a trip back in time as you explore the ruins of the mysterious lost city of Atlantis.
  • These tickets can't be cancelled or rescheduled.

Emirates Park Zoo Tickets

AED 40
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Flexible Duration
  • Spend time amidst nature and wildlife in all its glory at the Emirates Park Zoo.
  • Catch glimpses of over 1,700 species of endangered animals from all over the world.
  • Spot incredibly rare animals such as the Siberian bear amongst many.
  • Don't miss the opportunity to take plenty of photographs and take home memories worth a lifetime.
  • Upgrade your ticket to get access to 5 super-entertaining shows and activities at the park, including the Sea Lion Show, Elephant Show, Bird Show, Zoo Zip and Climb, and Car Adventure.
  • Note: In line with the latest directives issued on June 28, 2021 by the government of Abu Dhabi, you will be required to show proof of vaccination as of August 20, 2021. All guests, including Annual Passholders, must download the ‘ALHOSN UAE’ smartphone application and show proof of vaccination status to be granted admission. Note that valid vaccination status is activated 28 days after a guest receives all doses of their vaccine. Proof of vaccination will be validated through ALHOSN app only.

This ticket has the following variants that you can choose from:

  • Park Entry Tickets
  • Park Entry Tickets with 5 Activities (Sea Lion show, Elephant Show, Bird Show, Zoo zip and Climb, Car adventure)
  • Kids aged 0-2 are considered infants and can enter for free.
  • The entry ticket is valid any time during the year, barring public holidays. If you are choosing the option with access to the 5 activities, the ticket is valid throughout the year including public holidays.
  • You can cancel these tickets up to 48 hours before the experience begins and get a full refund.

Dubai Dolphinarium Tickets: Creek Park Exotic Bird Show

AED 50
AED 45
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30 min.
  • As Dubai’s go-to destination, the Dubai Dolphinarium is full of fun and thrills.
  • You can interact with dolphins, catch the dolphin and seal show or jump on trampolines while you’re here.
  • With this ticket, you can enjoy an action-packed show featuring over 20 bird species, including parrots.
  • Take plenty of photographs and get entertained as the birds interact with the audience.
  • You will learn a lot about the birds, their natural habitats and their subtle quirks.
  • You can cancel these tickets up to 24 hours before the experience begins and get a full refund.

Tickets for Atlantis Dolphin Meet & Greet

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AED 725
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1 hr. 15 min.
  • Combine education with fun as you enjoy a Meet & Greet experience suitable for all ages at Dolphin Bay.
  • Learn all about the playful dolphins as you get close to them through a guided poolside encounter.
  • Enjoy an incredible photo opportunity and pose for a memorable picture with an adorable dolphin. At the end of your experience, you will also get a complimentary printed photo.
  • Visit behind-the-scenes of Dolphin Bay and get a close look at how the marine mammals are cared for.
  • Opt for the Dolphin Dip & Play experience to closely interact with the dolphins in a 30-minute shallow water encounter.
  • After your visit, you have full access to the exciting rides and slides of Aquaventure Waterpark (based on availability).
  • If you are not in the mood for heart-pumping adventure, you have plenty of private beaches and comfortable spots to relax.

This ticket has the following options that you can choose from:

  • Dolphin Meet & Greet with Aquaventure
  • Dolphin Dip & Play with Aquaventure
  • The experiences are suitable for all ages. Participants under 12 must be accompanied by a paying adult (aged 18 and above). A maximum of 3 children under 12 years per adult is accepted.
  • If you are pregnant or have any severe medical conditions, you should carefully consider whether to participate in the Dolphin Meet & Greet experience.
  • You must be able to understand the safety instructions, which are conducted in English.
  • For the safety of the animals, you should not wear any jewelry or other loose articles during the experience. You should only touch the animals under the direction of the dolphin trainer.
  • Observers are allowed for the Dolphin Dip & Play experience; however, it is on Add-On basis and guests are not allowed to enter the water.
  • The Dolphin Dip & Play experience includes 15 minutes of preparation time and 30 minutes in the water.
  • The Dolphin Dip & Play experience is limited to 8 guests per dolphin.
  • You must not fly or go beyond 300 meters or 1,000 feet for at least 12 hours after diving.
  • The Dolphin Dip & Play experience is not suitable for pregnant women and guests who have any severe medical conditions unless approved and prescribed by a doctor.
  • Wet suits are available and provided upon guest request.
  • The program is conducted in English.
  • Dolphin Bay reserves the right to refuse anyone who appears to be under the influence of drugs or alcohol.
  • Children aged 3-7 enjoy reduced ticket pricing (carry a valid photo ID).
  • You can cancel these tickets up to 24 hours before the experience begins and get a full refund.

Dubai Dolphinarium Tickets: Swimming With Dolphins

AED 475
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30 min.
  • Head to Dubai Dolphinarium to create tons of happy memories with these adorable critters without stepping into the waters.
  • Your ticket includes a meet-and-greet with the dolphins, where you can kiss, hug, play ball and even dance with them.
  • With a maximum of 8 guests per session, this makes for an intimate experience.
  • Learn all about the habitat, the diets, and the behaviors of these playful marine mammals.
  • You also get a complimentary photo at the end of your experience.
  • Children below the age of eight must be accompanied by an adult. One adult per three children per interaction is the maximum allowed.
  • This ticket does not include creek park charges, which is AED 5 per person upon arrival, and does not include entry to the dolphin show.
  • Entry from the main gate (street gate) is restricted.
  • You must purchase a ticket to Dolphin Planet for this experience.
  • Each participant ticket includes entry only for two viewers per session. Any extra additions are chargeable. Please contact the Dolphinarium in advance for more information.
  • Please follow the safety procedures laid down by the trainers. The trainer has the right to cancel the session with no refunds if the safety instructions are not followed.
  • Meet and Greet Dolphin Experience tickets
  • Complimentary photo
  • These tickets can't be cancelled or rescheduled.

Aquaventure and The Lost Chambers Aquarium Combo Tickets

AED 369
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Flexible Duration
  • Enjoy this money-saving combo for a fun day out at Aquaventure Waterpark with its thrilling rides and Lost Chambers Aquarium, with its mysterious creatures of the deep.
  • Get unlimited access to the 22 hectares of the World's Largest Waterpark, with over 30 heart-pumping rides and slides.
  • Set your heart racing on the record-breaking slides like the Odyssey of Terror, and don't forget to check out the recently launched Trident Tower, Splashers Lagoon, and Splashers Cove.
  • Get the chance to discover the mysteries of the deep world below us and see over 65,000 fascinating marine animals.
  • Wander through 10 huge chambers that host some marvelous exhibits and discover the lost ruins of the enigmatic Atlantean past.
  • Grab the rare chance to touch a variety of aquatic animals at the Touch Tank, and to watch marine experts dive and feed the sharks.
  • Note: Due to COVID restrictions and government rules, the operating hours can change at any time. Please confirm the timings before your visit.
  • Please wear appropriate swimwear at all times. Inappropriate swimwear includes, but is not limited to: thongs, underwear on its own, street clothes, clothing with exposed metal, etc
  • Infants aged 2 and under go free (carry a valid photo ID). Guests up to 1.2 meters tall enjoy reduced ticket prices.
  • These tickets can't be cancelled or rescheduled.

Combo (Save 15%): Burj Khalifa At the Top + Dubai Aquarium Tickets

AED 289
AED 244
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  • Enjoy a super-saving combo ticket of two must-visit attractions in Dubai, the Burj Khalifa & Dubai Aquarium!
  • At the Burj Khalifa, zoom to the 124th & 125th floors of the building: the observation decks that show you the best of the city.
  • Gaze out at the views of the city against the desert as you stand on the observation deck of the world's tallest building.
  • At the Dubai Aquarium & Underwater Zoo, walk your way through the tunnel of the world's largest suspended aquarium.
  • Admire 30,000 species of marine life, including King Crocodiles and Sand Tiger Sharks as they float past you.
  • Burj Khalifa entry tickets
  • Dubai Aquarium & Underwater Zoo entry tickets
  • Access to the Aquarium Tunnel
  • Penguin Cove
  • Glass Boat tour
  • Behind The Scenes tour
  • Entry to the Burj Khalifa is strictly timed. Kindly ensure that you arrive before your scheduled time slot.
  • The voucher has to be exchanged for your physical ticket at the ticketing counter of Burj Khalifa. For Dubai Aquarium & Underwater Zoo the tickets are to be redeemed directly at the entrance of the attraction: Dubai Aquarium & Underwater Zoo.
  • You may visit the Dubai Aquarium & Underwater Zoo anytime on the selected day.
  • Pro-Tip: Your best chance of seeing the penguins is if you visit the aquarium by 8pm. After that, it's their bedtime!
  • These tickets can't be cancelled or rescheduled.

Scuba Dive at Atlantis Aquaventure

AED 1,200
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1 hr. 10 min. - 1 hr. 30 min.
  • Want to explore the hidden secrets of the underwater marine world? Go scuba diving among the Atlantis ruins in the Ambassador Lagoon!
  • Home to 65,000 marine animals, the lagoon is the largest open-air marine habitat in the Middle East.
  • Choose the Atlantis Dive Explorer option if you are SCUBA-certified - a maximum of four divers can dive with this experience.
  • You will be lead by three expert dive team members, and the tour is suitable for certified divers aged 10 years and above.
  • Non-certified divers can choose the Atlantis Dive Discovery option, where a maximum of three people can go scuba diving in the Ambassador Lagoon.
  • Simply enter the waters and interact with up to 14 different species of sharks and rays amongst 65,000 marine animals.
  • The Atlantis Dive Discovery option will be led by a dive leader and safety diver for a one-of-a-kind dive experience.
  • You can cancel these tickets up to 24 hours before the experience begins and get a full refund.

Dubai is a delight no matter how many times you visit the city. Apart from stunning architecture and an abode of luxury and comfort, Dubai's charm has no end. But if you're looking for an off-beat adventure in Dubai, consider visiting the zoos and aquariums in the city and getting acquainted with Dubai's wildlife. To help you add the best choices to your itinerary, here's a list of the top zoos and aquariums in Dubai!

Zoos in Dubai

Zoos in Dubai - Dubai Safari Park
Zoos in Dubai-Green Planet Dubai
Zoos in Dubai - Ras Al Khor Wildlife Sanctuary
Zoos in Dubai - Emirates Park Zoo
Zoos in Dubai - Al Ain Zoo
Zoos in Dubai - Dubai Aquarium and Underwater Zoo
Zoos in Dubai - Dubai Dolphinarium
Zoos in Dubai - The Lost Chambers Aquarium

Frequently Asked Questions About Zoos in Dubai

Are there any zoos in Dubai?

There are many zoos in Dubai, both indoor and outdoor, that are home to a variety of animal and plant species.

Which is the most famous zoo in Dubai?

Dubai Safari Park and the Green Planet are the most famous zoos in Dubai.

How much time should I spend in a zoo in Dubai?

You should ideally spend about 4-6 hours at aquariums and zoos in Dubai. That is enough time to learn about the animals and interact with them.

Are zoos in Dubai kid-friendly?

Zoos in Dubai are kid-friendly. Some aquariums may not allow kids for activities like shark diving and snorkeling. Check beforehand and book your tickets.

Are zoos in Dubai wheelchair accessible?

All zoos in Dubai are wheelchair accessible. They also have disabled parking with discounted entry.

Which is the best zoo in Dubai?

Dubai Safari Park, The Green Planet, Dubai Aquarium and Underwater Zoo, The Lost Chambers Aquarium and Dubai Dolphinarium are the best aquariums and zoos in Dubai. Al Ain Zoo, located in Abu Dhabi, is a famous zoo near Dubai.

Do zoos in Dubai have events/exhibitions?

Yes, aquariums and zoos in Dubai have many events and exhibitions. You get to learn a lot about the animals through these exhibitions.

Can you use public transport to visit a zoo in Dubai?

Yes, you can visit zoos in Dubai through public transport. Bus, metro and taxi are the popular modes of commute.

Are there aquariums in Dubai?

There are many indoor aquariums in Dubai, like Dubai Aquarium and Underwater Zoo, the Lost Chambers Aquarium and Dubai Dolphinarium. Some of the most popular sea animals are sharks, rays, dolphins and penguins.

Where can I buy entry tickets for zoos in Dubai?

It is always advisable to book your tickets online. Book your tickets here if you're planning to visit zoos in Dubai.

Which is the best aquarium in Dubai?

Dubai Aquarium and Underwater Zoo is the best aquarium in Dubai.

Is it safe to visit zoos in Dubai post-COVID-19?

Aquariums and zoos in Dubai are safe to visit post-COVID-19. The staff members ensure your safety through regular sanitization and safety checks.

What kind of animals can you find in Dubai zoos and aquariums?

Aquariums and zoos in Dubai have a wide variety of flora and fauna, including white lion, cheetah, sharks, Arabian wolf, crocodiles and more.