Explore a green space with a huge range of facilities
Enjoy a meal, bird-watch and take a stroll through nature with your family at Mushrif National Park. There are plenty of barbecue areas, picnic spots and restaurants on site. And if you’re looking to get some exercise, there are sports facilities like swimming pools, bicycle tracks, mountain biking trails and a football field, among others, to take advantage of.
Swing from the branches at this tree-top adventure park
Step into nature-themed fun at Aventura Parks, Dubai’s largest zip line park and most popular outdoor high ropes course at Mushrif Park in the Mirdif neighbourhood. Situated amid a forest of Ghaf trees, thrill-seekers can choose from over 80 exciting challenges available for different ages and difficulty levels. There are six circuits spread across different tiers, from the ground to higher up in the trees. Aventura is just one of seven international tree-top parks by Aventura Amazonia, and there's over 35,000sqm of space for you to unleash your inner adventurer.
See millions of flowers and exotic arrangements in bloom
A world of floral wonder awaits you at Dubai Miracle Garden, the world's largest natural flower garden. The 72,000sqm park has an impressive line-up of famous buildings and structures completely transformed into colourful flower displays. You can immerse yourself among more than 150 million blooming flowers throughout the different exhibits.Walk down the heart-shaped pathway or wander amid petal-powered castles, illuminated nightscapes and full-size houses. You can immerse yourself among more than 150 million blooming flowers throughout with plenty of attractions and a huge variety of quirky arrangements.
Peaceful picnics and picture perfect moments at Zabeel Park
Zabeel Park is one of the first technology-driven parks in the Gulf, and one of the largest parks in Dubai. Home to Dubai Frame, this tranquil spot is equivalent in size to 45 football fields and is located in the centre of the city. It is popular for a children's amusement complex and expansive 'edutainment' centre. Explore three different zones to find a vast array of activities for yourself and your family.
Dubai's Quranic Park offers wonderful insight into the miracles of the Holy Quran, enhancing awareness of the Islamic values of peace, love and tolerance. Free to enter for all, there are a variety of surprises spread over the 64ha park. Discover the different plants mentioned in the holy book, or simply take in the lush greens of the gardens on show.
Roam around a huge beach park that's perfect for families
Al Mamzar Beach features five pristine beaches for sunbathing or swimming. Before reaching the soft white sand, you'll cross a large section of manicured lawn, with winding foot and bike paths sided by swaying palm trees. Spread over 106 hectares, Al Mamzar includes three stunning pools where families can cool off instead of getting sandy on the shore. For a small fee per person, this expansive park and beach, with lush barbecue areas, landscaped playgrounds, lagoons and a sheltered beach is perfect for a day out. You can also rent a sun lounger or even book a private, air-conditioned beach chalet for a more exclusive experience.