We only have a few more weeks before Dubai hits 40 degrees, so let’s make the most of it by spending more time outdoors! Not sure where to start? Luckily for us, there are so many parks in Dubai with really fun activities. From being a tourist in Zabeel Park to zip lining in Mushrif Park, here are all the cool things you can do at parks in Dubai!
1. Al Barsha Pond Park
Al Barsha Pond Park is one of the best parks in Dubai. From sports areas and lake views to cycling tracks and weekly events, there’s something for everyone! Head there with your friends and family to play some basketball, rent a bike, make use of the free outdoor gym areas or enjoy the live music, movie screenings and organic food stalls on Saturdays.
Where: Al Barsha Pond Park, opposite Barsha Mall in Al Barsha 2
2. Zabeel Park
Here’s one park you can never get bored at! Not only is Zabeel Park home to the iconic Dubai Frame, but you can also check out the magical Dubai Garden Glow, ditch the heat and explore the -7 degrees Ice Park, or hang out with life-sized dinosaurs at the Dino Park.
Where: Zabeel Park, Jafiliya
3. Mushrif Park
Mushrif Park is one of the oldest and largest parks in Dubai, and there’s loads to do there. They’ve got a public swimming pool, cycling and jogging tracks, horse riding, and a super fun adventure park! Head to Aventura Parks from some tree surfing, zip lining and wall climbing adventures.
Where: Mushrif Park, Mirdif
4. Burj Park
Burj Park is the ideal park to chill at if it’s views you’re after! Besides cycling, there aren’t a lot of activities to try out, however Burj Park is where most of the awesome foodie festivals are held! Don’t miss the Truckers DXB – Punjabi Edition food fest this weekend, bringing together the best of North Indian culture and cuisine.
Where: Burj Park, Downtown Dubai
5. Al Mamzar Beach Park
Whether you’re looking to chill by the beach, play some ball, skateboard or swim – Al Mamzar Beach Park has it all! The best part is, since it’s not a popular tourist destination so you can enjoy the peace and quiet.
Where: Al Mamzar Beach Park, Al Mamzar