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Bored of visiting the malls, and hunting for unique experiences to keep you and your group entertained? Here are a list of top 6 attractions that you can visit with your friends or family.
1. Virtual Reality
Dubai mall has recently transformed its gaming area into a complete Virtual Park where you get to challenge reality. It was opened just recently in March 2018 and it’s a first-ever concept in the Middle East. VR Park gives you the feel of the rides with a complete virtual feeling. Play everything in a virtual reality that will connect you to reality which will turn your world upside down with the help of VR. The park is 7000 sqm set across 2 floors with around 20 different attractions to enjoy which is suitable for all age groups.
Address: Level 2, The Dubai Mall
Price: Rides Starting from AED 15
Jumble is the world’s first URBAN Maze and is the first indoor maze that has been introduced in Dubai. You and your gang will be put to the ultimate test to solve the puzzling challenge. Jumble is a group activity that has to be played in teams and is a pitch higher than all the escape rooms in the country. It’s not a solo game. You need to gather your team wherein you will be put through a series of physical and mental challenges which will be quirky, unconventional and mentally challenging tasks. Remember this all requires teamwork and communication within the team to complete the challenges.
Venue: Al Barsha 1, Sheikh Zayed Road, Dubai
Contact: 800 JUMBLE (800 586253)
3. Aquaventure At Atlantis
There’s nothing better than a waterpark in summers and Aquaventure Waterpark, located in Atlantis, The Palm is spread across 42 acres of greenery and is home to the world’s largest waterslide tube, Aquaconda. How exciting? It is voted as the fourth best water park in the world and the best water park in the Middle East. With 11 thrilling water slides and the longest river in the Middle East at 2.3 kilometres, the waterpark contains 18 millions litres of fresh water.
Location: Atlantis, The Palm
Cost: AED 275 Per Pax
AED 195 Per Pax ( For UAE Residents only)
Time: 10:00 am – Until Sunset
Contact: 04 426 2000
TEPfactor offers an adrenaline-pumping ambiance from the moment you enter the venue. The challenges take place amidst the nooks and crannies of a concealed cave. Every challenge has its own individual time limit, inspiring players to race against the clock, with each group taking part in mind-bending puzzles, balancing acts, tasks requiring patience, heroic feats and team challenges, in order to progress from one task to the next.Teams of between two and six people will tackle 21 challenges. 15 teams can take on the challenges at any given time, with a unique system of checking into and out of the various areas. Challengers can take on the arena in three different ranks of difficulty – bronze, silver and gold – with bronze being the easiest, to gold presenting the most extreme level.
Location: The Walk, Jumeirah Beach Residence
Ages: 8+ (children aged 8 to 12 will require an adult on their team)
Timings: Weekdays (Sun-Wed): 10 am – 12 am
Weekends (Thurs-Sat): 10 am – 1 am
Price: Weekdays (Sun-Wed): AED 80 per hr/per person
Weekends (Thurs-Sat): AED 100 per hr/per person
Contact: 04-398 8438 or 055-402 3664
5. Smash Room
We all feel like smashing or breaking something when we are stressed or angry. The Smash Room in Dubai allows you to break and smash various glass and electronic items to remove your stress and anger starting from AED 99. What do you do when you feel stressed or angry? You try to throw your pillows or smack your phone on the bed but that doesn’t help correct. We have got something better for you that will relieve your stress and frustration by smashing real stuff. The Smash Room in Dubai lets you shatter, break, stomp, tear, yell, at actual things that involve from glass items to electronics.
Location: 195 Umm Suqeim St – Dubai
Contact: 04 339 7810
6. BOUNCE INC
Bounce around the biggest indoor trampoline park in Dubai, Abu Dhabi & Al Ain at BOUNCE with over hundreds of trampolines under one roof. Fly through the air and bounce off the walls at the largest indoor trampoline park in BOUNCE. You can jump around a massive warehouse filled with over 100 trampolines within huge colourful spaces. Its a place where the walls become your floor and the gravity rule does not apply. And the best part, there is no age limit, it’s for everyone from kids to adults.
Location: Dubai, Abu Dhabi And Al Ain
Contact: 04 3211 400