Ski Dubai Overview

Get away from the heat and enjoy a cold winter day at Ski Dubai! Enjoy your day at the world's largest indoor snow park with 3,000 square meters of snow. There are tons of fun activities available such as tobogganing, bobsledding, and penguin shows. With a Snow Pass, you can go on unlimited rides, so you can keep entertained all day and your ticket includes the necessary winter clothing, along with gloves and socks!

Do you want to experience something unimaginable in Dubai? In the middle of the desert, Ski Dubai offers you the opportunity to experience an ice and snow wonderland. Take a moment to make a few memories with your family, friends, or beloved here during the winter chill.

Ski Dubai, located in the Mall of the Emirates, comprises 4,500 square m. and the visitors here are astonished by its cold climate and pleasant atmosphere. The indoor snow park provides beautiful white spectacles, slopes, a mountain, skating rinks, cafés and exotic penguins for a truly snow-capped hill station experience.

Here, you will find five different levels of slopes to suit the needs of every skier, from beginners to professionals. Whether you're a seasoned skier or a total beginner, you can learn your skills and hire equipment to ensure an exciting experience.

There are activities for all ages at Sky Dubai, including sledding, tobogganing, and mountain climbing. Experience an altogether unique experience by making a snowman with your children or exploring an ice cave. If you're feeling more adventurous, enjoy the Giant Ball run, Snow Bullet ride, ziplines, and Mountain Thriller ride.

Alternatively, you can ride a chairlift and see the entire snow park from a height. Adventure lovers will definitely find plenty of opportunities in Ski Dubai that will satisfy their thirst for adrenaline-pumping experiences.

The penguin encounter is another exclusive attraction at Ski Dubai. It is sure to leave you awestruck and spellbound. In addition to seeing these lovely birds, you can also learn about them from their keepers. After spending time on adventures and activities, it's time to satisfy your empty stomach.

At the in-house restaurants, you can indulge in a variety of multi-nation delicacies or warm up with a hot chocolate drink. The extraordinary destination of Ski Dubai ensures your stay will be one to remember forever.

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• From beginner slopes to advanced slopes, it is sure to be thrilling for everyone.
• Professional instructors teach skiing and snowboarding, providing a memorable experience for beginners.
• The March of the Penguins is an exciting show put on by the resident penguins and for additional fun you can even interact with the individual penguins.
• Explore the unique ski resort in the Middle East, featuring a variety of options of skiing and snowboarding.

How To Reach

By Car-Ski Dubai is only 26km from the airport and can be reached by car in 20 minutes. 

By Metro-Ski Dubai is prominently located on Sheikh Zayed Road; it can easily be reached by Metro rail in about 42 minutes and by direct train from Terminal 3 in 35 minutes.

By Bus- Alternatively, direct buses are available every 30 minutes from the airport

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Best Time To Visit

The best time to visit Dubai is between 10 am to 2 pm as there will not be much crowd and you can make the most of your place .

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Other Essential Information

Places To Visit Near Ski Dubai

1.Visit Burj-Al-Arab- It is the only 7-star hotel with 40 restaurants to choose from. Witness the extreme of opulence and grandeur at this very site. The sky bar offers a magnificent view of the Dubai skyline.

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2.Visit Sparkyz - A small family entertainment center filled with video games, gaming consoles, 3D Zombies, mini roller coasters, bowling arenas and other interesting rides. The kids here are going to enjoy the fullest and would never want to get rid of it.

3.Bars and Pubs - Explore the nightlife of Dubai at the many bars, most of which have fantastic food and are well-heeled. If you want to soak in some lights and the view of this mesmerized place then its better to opt for rooftop bars where you can indulge in sky gazing too.

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Tips for Visiting Ski Dubai 

-Plan your visit to Ski Dubai, only if you can easily acclimatize in below-zero climate and snow-capped surroundings.

-Do not plan a visit to Ski Dubai, if you are a pregnant woman or suffering from an ailment that makes you medically or physically unfit for a snowy environment.

-Don't forget to cover yourself up well with winter protective clothing.

-If you do not have winter clothes, rent proper clothing gear from the Ski Dubai itself.

-Adults are advised to accompany young children and keep watch on them while inside.

-If you want to experience almost all of Ski Dubai's activities at the best price, consider a Snow Classic Pass. The pass comes with all-day admission to both the park and slopes, unlimited rides on Zorbs, snow bumpers, tubing guns, and toboggans, and admission to the March of the Penguins show. It also includes rentals of essential winter clothing.

-With this pass, you also get additional discounts or cashback, as well as flexible cancellation options.

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Point of Interest for Ski Dubai
 Hit the Slopes

Hit the Slopes

Famous for its skiing and snowboarding facilities, Ski Dubai offers five slopes (of varying difficulties) spread across its 85 m snow-covered mountain. Rent equipment and get yourself chair-lifted to the top and start your fun-filled experience. If you are new to skiing, book a training session and learn new skills.

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Get yourself into a huge gigantic Zorb ball and feel the rush in your adrenaline while rolling through the slopes, at Ski Dubai. Zorbing is truly enthralling and when it is done on snowy slopes, the experience becomes extraordinary.

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 Ice Cave

Ice Cave

After spending enough time on making a snowman or playing with snowballs, it's time to head to an indoor ice cave located near the slopes of the Ski Dubai. Take your kids to the caves and be awed by the amazing sculptures and formations that not only offer a beautifully illuminating and glittering panorama, but a sight that you will never forget.

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 Meeting and mingling with friendly penguins is something truly fascinating. Either watch them march through the snowy slopes or enjoy one-to-one encounters through special programs. Choose whichever option suits you, but the experience will surely be worth it, no matter what you choose.

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Snow Bullet Ride

Snow Bullet Ride

The best thing to do at Ski Dubai is to taste the thrills of Snow Bullet Ride. Get yourself strapped on a state-of-the-art zip line and enjoy bird eye's views of the snow-covered ground and slopes from 16 m height. You will cross over 150 m across this gorgeous wonderland and be amazed by the overall scenery.

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 Lessons at Ski School

Lessons at Ski School

The Ski School at the Ski Dubai offers different training sessions, which can benefit from amateurs to even pros. Here, you can brush up your skills or acquire new capabilities under experienced professionals. The training sessions are available for all (above 3 years of age) and can make you endure something special and the best.

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Enjoy the thrills of the chairlift ride that takes you through the slopes of Ski Dubai and mark your trip with unforgettable memories. The thrilling ride will take you to the top of slopes, where you either indulge in ice ski activities or simply soak in the spectacular panoramic scenes. The chairlift ride also has a stop in the middle of the slope, you can also get there and spend some time.

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Ski Dubai FAQs

What should I wear to Ski Dubai?

One should wear comfortable clothing while visiting Ski Dubai so that you are in ease while participating in the zip line, skiing and other adventure activities. Though fully covered winter jackets, pants, disposal socks, snow boots and helmets would be provided at the entry it is suggested to be fully dressed and wear skull caps before entering Ski Dubai.

What is the age criteria for children to enter Ski Dubai?

The age criteria for children to enter Ski Dubai is as follows:

- Infants and children below 3 years of age are not allowed inside Ski Dubai.

- Children between 3- 12 years of age should be accompanied by an adult at all times unless in a supervised snow lesson or snow park program.

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Where is Ski Dubai located?

Ski Dubai is prominently located in one of the largest shopping Mall in the world, The Mall of the Emirates on Sheikh Zayed Road. Ski Dubai can be approached from all the major locations of Dubai, like Dubai Airport, Burj Khalifa and other locations.

What is the temperature inside Ski Dubai?

The temperature inside Ski Dubai is generally between -1 to 4 degree Celsius constantly throughout the year.

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What is the operational days and timings of Ski Dubai?

Ski Dubai is open 7 days a week. Sunday to Thursday 10.00am - 12.00 midnight, Friday and Saturday 9.00am - 12.00 midnight.

Is the snow at Ski Dubai real?

No, the snow at ski Dubai isn't real infact, ski Dubai is well equipped in terms of technology and that is how the snow is produced on daily basis.

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What is Polar pass in Ski Dubai?

The Polar Pass is basically a ticket for entry to Ski Dubai and enjoys all the rides inside the snow park day long. Priced at approximately Rs.5,000/- per head the Polar pass allows access to the Roll down slopes in a giant ball snowball globe, ride toboggans, watch the penguins parade, a chairlift ride, use of winter gear and a helmet for children under the age of 13 years.

Are there a ski or snowboarding classes for kids?

Ski Dubai has various programs on Ski and snowboarding for beginners, intermediate as well as advanced levels which are generally organized either in groups or privately. 5 Different levels ranging from Discovery level to level 4 has been developed to train the kids by professionally trained personnel.

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Is the locker facility available in Ski Dubai? If so, how much does it cost?

Yes there is a locker facility available to keep your valuables safe, which can be rented at Rs. 474/- per locker.

How long is Ski Dubai?

Ski Dubai is 22,500 sqm of sheer snow making it as one of the best indoor snow Park with several fun rides and adventure activities. The park is 80 sq meter wide including a 400-meter-long run, the world’s first indoor black diamond run.

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How can I reach Ski Dubai from Burj Khalifa?

The fastest way to reach Ski Dubai from Burj Khalifa is by using the local cab which charges between Rs. 600/- to Rs.1000/- covering the distance in 12 minutes. The metro charges Rs 6-/- and will take 30 minutes to drop you till your destination. The other option could be using the Line 81 bus which will charge Rs. 50/- and help you reach Ski Dubai in an hour.

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Is it safe for kids at Ski Dubai?

Kids between the age group of 3-12 years have to be accompanied by an adult unless they are under a trained staff or are participating in one of the snow Park classes. Kids are generally safe inside the indoor snow park as sufficient care has been taken in applying safety parameters like CCTV and other security measures.

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Can senior citizens also come for Ski Dubai? If so, what is the ticket price?

Ski Dubai entertains senior citizens too to enjoy the beauty of the indoor snow park until and unless they can tolerate the cold temperature inside and are physically fit to participate in the various rides. The different activities happening at Ski Dubai can also be viewed from the different Café’s and restaurants in Dubai within close vicinity. There is no special discount for senior citizens in Ski Dubai.

Any medical restrictions before going to Ski Dubai?

Visitors entering the premises of Ski Dubai should be able to take in the sudden drop in temperature which is around sub-zero and should be physically fit to participate in the different rides like the chairlift, zip line and runs. Pregnant women, infants, people with cardiac conditions and other serious ailments are advised to watch the activities from a distance.

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What is the age criteria for a child ticket?

Children between the age group of 3-12 years are considered for child tickets and are charged approximately Rs. 4,000/- per head.

Can I take outside food inside Ski Dubai?

Outside food and drinks are not allowed within the Ski Dubai premises. There are a few options to dine and drink inside Ski Dubai.

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Which are the best cafes inside Ski Dubai?

1. North 28 Cafe: To take a refreshing break from the fun-filled yet tiring sessions of skiing, North 28 Cafe, an Alps-themed venue, offers a varsity of delicacies listed on its menu. Binge eat or have a tasty hot chocolate drink to gain energy for another round of adventures.

2. Avalanche Cafe: Do you just want to fulfill your little hunger breaks while you keep enjoying skiing? Head to the Avalanche Café. The cafe lies halfway down the slope and offers hot beverages, hot dogs, and many other light delicacies.

3. Ice Cafe: Enjoy the delicious cuisine of the ice cafe whilst experiencing the fresh aura of skiing in Dubai. 

Which Penguins can we see in Ski Dubai?

There are two types of penguins that you can see at Ski Dubai; large King Penguins and smaller Gentoo Penguins. You can meet and mingle with these amazing birds with different programs offered at this snow park. While the ‘Peng-Friend’ program allows you to meet the snow penguins, with VIP options, you can enjoy a face-to-face encounter with the birds with your family or group of four. Alternatively, watch them wander around the slopes during the ‘March of the Penguins’ event that takes place at 2, 4, 6, and 8 PM every day.

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Can we take photos at Ski Dubai?

No, you are not allowed to click any pictures inside Ski Dubai. You can book their professional photographer, who can click your pictures both during skiing and penguin meet and hand over the prints later.

Ski Dubai Reviews

Shobha Sisodiya
Reviewed: 03 Jul 2022
It was mind blowing experience there ,we have not seen any activity in our USA tour . -10 temperature and out standing experience of adventure in Ice. Definitely visit again during our next trip to Dubai .
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Talal Siddiqui
Reviewed: 08 Sep 2022
Thrillophilia is great ticket booking platform. Have great discounts 
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Siddharth Mondal
Reviewed: 18 Jul 2022
It was as a wonderful experience in Ski Dubai. Thanks trillophilia for discount coupons.
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Veeramah Dochinah
Reviewed: 12 Sep 2022
Awesome experience with Thrillophilia, tickets were much cheaper when bought online. So, thank you for that as well as for the discount codes :) The ski park itself was so much enjoyable with little fun rides. We enjoyed each one of them!
Miriam Bentwich
Reviewed: 29 Sep 2022
The sight of a ski mini-resort in the middle of a mall literally in the desert is worth visiting, even if you are not an expert skier. they also have couple of attractions for non-skiers, but please be aware that these might less be suitable for people with back problems/tenderness. The staff membe... Read More
Yash Rohra
Reviewed: 04 Jul 2022
Great experience

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