The largest emirate in the UAE offers a wide range of fun, from luxurious family neighborhoods to Hollywood-inspired attractions and exciting roller coasters. Theme parks have always been a favourite amongst many different types of people - the exciting rush of adrenaline pumping through your veins with each second spent there is quite the thrill. This is why we have prepared a list of a few theme parks to visit if you don't know what to do this weekend, but are in the mood for a little bit of fun.
If you have children aged 2-12, Legoland is ideal for you. Relive your childhood fantasy at this family theme park comprised of six areas including Lego City and the Middle Eastern-themed Miniland. You're able to choose from over 40 mechanical games and 15'000 Lego models to play with. Miniland offers an indoor world with 20 million Lego bricks creating various landmarks from Dubai and the Middle East.
Bollywood Parks is the ideal place to enjoy the vitality of the film industry. This park offers cinematic simulation rides, live shows, restaurants, and numerous shopping malls. This park offers you the opportunity to fully immerse yourself in the charm of classic films. Bollywood Boulevard, a zone that greets you as soon as you walk into the park, features Crossroads - a huge theatre with performances that incorporate both old and new Bollywood hits to the stage.
Motiongate is a Hollywood-inspired adventure land that features themed attracations based on Columbia Pictures, DreamWorks Animation, Lionsgate, Sony Pictures and such. The Smurfs Village, which opened in December 2016, is a completely family-friendly area where you can pretend to be Smurf and interact one-on-one with Brainy Smurf in live animated shows and the rest of the movie cast at the Smurfs Village Playhouse. Also, you're able to take a family-friendly roller coaster around this park with your children and enjoy all the scenes around you.
If you're heat-struck by the scorching UAE sun, the indoor IMG Worlds of Adventure amusement park could be the place for you. This park is divided into four "epic zones" which are Cartoon Network, Marvel, IMG Boulevard, and Lost Valley. Also, you can indulge yourself in an amazing and comfortable viewing of the latest blockbusters in the Novo Cinemas theatre, where you can enjoy movies with even greater detail than in "regular" cinemas due to the use of the latest state-of-the-art technology.
Thrill seekers, action seekers, adrenaline junkies, every type of person has a theme park designed for their preferable adventure in the largest UAE emirate. So, book a ticket and go with your loved ones to one of these amusement parks this weekend and enjoy the lavish and exciting Dubai lifestyle.