List of UAE’s World Class Theme Parks

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List of UAE’s World Class Theme Parks

List of UAE’s World Class Theme Parks

To increase the number of tourist’s arrival in UAE, the government has been busy creating entertainment and leisure plans. Take a look at this impressive list of theme parks made possible only in UAE.

1. Ferrari World
Topping the list is the fast and furious Ferrari World in Abu Dhabi. Located in Yas Island, it’s a destination themed entirely on the famed Italian car manufacturer Ferrari. Making the ride extra special, the amusement park gives tourists the chance to experience the world’s fastest rollercoaster. Ferrari World also holds the record for the largest space frame structure ever built. Tourists can also check out a miniature world of tiny Ferraris and a virtual tour of the Ferrari factory.
Owner: Miral Asset Manegement
Location: Yas Island, Abu Dhabi
Size: 925,000 square feet
Date of completion: Already built, opened in 2010
Ticket prices range from Dh205-510

2. IMG Worlds of Adventure
With more than 20 rides and 4 main theme attractions featuring Marvel comic heroes, Cartoon Network characters and moving dinosaurs. The park will be more interesting to fans of Avengers, Ben10 (it will have the largest Ben10 store in the world) and animatronics to be featured in Lost Valley. IMG Worlds of Adventure is expected to be the biggest indoor amusement park in the world
Related article: IMG Worlds of Adventure Theme Park Opens on August
Owner: Ilyas & Mustafa Galidari Group
Location: Dubailand
Completion date: August, 15, 2015
Size: 1.5 million square feet

3. Legoland Dubai
Legoland Dubai park is set to take after the original Legoland theme park located in Denmark which has since been replicated in the UK and Malaysia. The parks are cater mostly to families with younger kids generation (aged 11 and under), and despite the fact that the attractions incorporate various exciting rides, it’s not as extreme as other adventure themed parks since Legoland targets young children. Rides are more inclined for the kids.

Legoland parks are divided into different zones including a Lego miniland, a model town which incorporates models of points of interest and famous tourist spots from around the globe, produced using a large number of certifiable Lego blocks.
Related article: Legoland Themed-Park to Open in Dubai by 2016
Owner: Dubai Parks & Resorts
Location: Jebel Ali
Completion date: October 2016
Size: One of five parks to be located across a 30-million-square foot complex in Jebel Ali.

4. Motiongate Dubai
Tagged as “Hollywood in the Dessert, Motingate Dubai is set to open on October 2016. There will be a total of 27 rides and attractions putting on the spot 13 Hollywood films. Amongst the much awaited rides are the Hotel Transylvania ride, Ghostbusters ride, the Underworld Ride, the Hunger Games Train, the Shrek Ride and many more
Owner: Dubai Parks & Resorts
Location: Jebel Ali
Completion date: October 2016

5. Bollywood Parks Dubai
Meant to cater the growing Indian tourism business sector to Dubai, the recreation center guarantees to be the world’s first Bollywood amusement park. Attractions incorporate a colossal theater demonstrating Bollywood style shows.
Owner: Dubai Parks & Resorts
Location: Jebel Ali
Completion date: October 2016

6. Six Flags Dubai
Based on the popular American Six Flags theme parks, the Dubai park will feature roller coasters aimed at thrill seekers.
Owner: Dubai Parks & Resorts
Location: Jebel Ali
Completion date: 2017, according to Six Flags

7. Warner Bros
Based around the Warner Bros cartoon franchise, the park will include rides based around key Warner Bros characters including Bugs Bunny and Scooby Doo.
Owner: Miral
Location: Yas Island, Abu Dhabi
Completion date: 2018
Size: Currently undisclosed

8. Fox Studios Dubai
Based on Fox shows, there will be attractions such as The Simpsons, Ice Age, Night At the Museum,
The recreation center based on popular Fox shows is set to open in 2018, will be called twentieth Century Fox World Dubai and will be put up by Al Ahli Holding Group under an agreement license with Fox consumer product group, the organizations declared on Tuesday. The recreation center will be founded on some of FOX’s most mainstream establishments, for example, “Outsiders”, “The Simpsons”, “Ice Age”, “Planet of the Apes” and “Titanic”
Owner: Al Ahli Holding Group
Location: Dubai Outlet Mall site
Completion date: 2018
Size: 4 million square feet

Mohamed Dekkak
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