The final place of interest on my list of Top 10 Dubai Attractions is yet another mall, though this is special as it contains a 22,500 square metre indoor ski slope covered with real snow all year round.
Here you can ski, snowboard, encounter penguins or just mess around in the frigid conditions. For snow-starved Emiratis this place is quite a novelty. No doubt some of the locals are becoming accomplished skiers and snowboarders though I note there is no UAE team competing in the Sochi Winter Olympics which get under way today.
Elsewhere in the mall, apart from the usual shops (about 560 of them!) there are two adjoining 5 star hotels, 14 cinema screens, kiddies indoor amusement park and the Dubai Community Theatre and Arts Centre (DUCTAC). Worth a visit.
4 thoughts on “Top 10 Dubai Attractions–No.10, Mall of the Emirates & Ski Dubai”
Enjoyed the series. Most of the attractions are new to me.
I wonder how much it costs…..
Rates are in
Dirhams (AED) Adults Children(<120cms)
Ski pass (2 hours) 200 170
Full day pass 275 240
INCLUDED IN THE PRICE
– Disposable socks
– Helmet for children up to 13
– Skis, poles and boots or Snowboard and boots