Dubai Aquarium: Discover Top 5 Things to Do

There are many wonders in the world, the most famous of which of course are the Seven Wonders, but have you ever thought of wonders beyond the limits of your imagination?

Talking about wonders by the way, did you know that Dubai has a modern significant one of these wonders? did you?

ok, here is Dubai Aquarium which contains a huge visual density of marine creatures. all the basins are designed in a way that makes you feel the sea and the atmosphere of the ocean in a very real manner,  it makes you a wanderer with your eyes popped up as if you are walking in the depths of the ocean with your feet surrounded by fish From several directions.

Dubai city is the most populous in the United Arab Emirates. It is located on the southeast coast of the Arabian Gulf and is one of the seven emirates that make up the UAE. It is the head of the urban area of Dubai-Sharjah-Oman. Dubai is the commercial center of the Middle East, and it is a culturally rich city, famous for its sunny weather and beautiful beaches.

Dubai city
Dubai city

Dubai Aquarium and Underwater Zoo Tour

There are a lot of things and activities that you can do and enjoy in Dubai Aquarium such as visiting the Underwater Zoo, the Underwater Observatory, the 270-degree rotating tunnel tour, and you also can do behind-the-scenes tours, and much more -depending on the package you have chosen.

Dubai Aquarium
Dubai Aquarium

Things to do at Dubai Aquarium

You can spend quality time with your family and children as the place is completely safe and suitable for taking children as children like these places very much, especially when buying a special souvenir or taking special photos inside the Dubai Aquarium.

Here is a list of activities you can do at Dubai Aquarium:

Diving and Swimming

diving and swimming
diving and swimming

You can practice diving and swimming in a place of the aquarium dedicated to swimming and diving, and explore all marine creatures as if you were diving in the largest seas in the world, and you can also request an accompanying diver on your underwater trip.



You can take a glass boat that goes down to dive inside the aquarium and explore the interior spaces in it, as it takes you very close to marine life to photograph and enjoy its close-up.

Monitoring marine creatures

Dubai Aquarium
Dubai Aquarium

You can watch different types of marine life such as penguins, crocodiles, crabs, sharks, jellyfish, dolphins, and water rats.

And you can enjoy watching the lighting system provided by the place according to the moon cycle, which changes the lighting inside the water basin according to the times during the day, which gives the place a special pleasure.

Dance shows

dance shows
dance shows

Within the Dubai Aquarium, there are many underwater dance shows for mermaids, you can enjoy watching wonderful shows.


Dubai Aquarium
Dubai Aquarium

Or you can take a wonderful tour of the water tunnel, which is about 50 meters long, as the basin wraps around you from the back, the front, and the side, where you find aquatic animals around you and everywhere your eyes reach.

Dubai Aquarium Tickets Price

ActivityAdults2-15 Yrs0-2 Yrs
Dubai Aquarium & Underwater Zoo – Basic109.6275.600
Dubai Aquarium & Penguin Cove Only96.9896.980
Dubai Aquarium & Underwater Zoo – Explorer (Valid for 6 Months)173.85173.850

You can book your tickets here

Dubai Aquarium Restaurant

Dubai Aquarium
Dubai Aquarium

Red Sea Crab:

If you have a family with a passion and many cravings for seafood, this international food chain will be on their regular menu serving a full range of fresh fish dishes – including the signature crab roll of course.


Only dried noodles are made by the best chefs, and the restaurant is run by a family from Italy. it is predominantly contemporary, offering types of soups, appetizers, salads, pasta, handcrafted focaccia, in addition to a children’s menu in this chain that is best for the family.

Dubai Mall Aquarium Timing

Monday10:00 AM10:00 PM
Tuesday10:00 AM10:00 PM
Wednesday10:00 AM10:00 PM
Thursday10:00 AM12:00 AM
Friday10:00 AM12:00 AM
Saturday10:00 AM12:00 AM
Sunday10:00 AM10:00 PM

Dubai Aquarium Location

Dubai Aquarium is located in the city of Dubai in the United Arab Emirates, it is is up to the third floor of the Dubai Mall and includes 140 species of marine life.

Places to visit near Dubai Aquarium

Burj Khalifa

It is considered a skyscraper and is considered the tallest building constructed by humans, with a height of approximately 850 meters.

It is distinguished by its splendid architectural design and the creativity of its engineering construction.

Dubai Mall

It is a large shopping mall; it includes shops that sell many clothes bearing the international brand and locally made leather products.

Dubai Dancing Fountain

It is one of the most beautiful places that you will never visit like it in your life, where you watch the water of the fountain dancing in creativity to world music in harmony with the dazzling lights.

Dubai Creek

It is an archaeological museum, and it is considered one of the historical tourist places that tell historical stories and epics about the history of the United Arab Emirates.

The place also includes ancient manuscripts and ancient maps that tell the life of ancient people and how life developed in them before the discovery of oil in the region.

Hotels near Dubai Aquarium

They are the hotels that are located near the Dubai Aquarium

Dubai Mall

Dubai mall hotel
Dubai mall hotel

It is located inside the Dubai Mall at a walking distance from Burj Khalifa and is only a quarter of an hour away from Dubai International Airport by car.

All rooms feature amazing panoramic views of Dubai and the famous Burj Khalifa. Read More .

Boulevard Hotel

Boulevard Hotel

It is a five-star hotel,  near Dubai mall which is an ideal place for tourists who come for leisure and excursion, and it is located within walking distance from the Dubai Mall, where the shops and markets, and all rooms overlook the city and the other part of it directly overlooks the Burj Khalifa, Read More.