Top 5 Indoor Places to visit in Dubai

People says Dubai have only two seasons: hot and hotter. Well maybe not...
The highest recorded temperature in Dubai is 55 °C ! Most days are sunny throughout the year. Winters remains warm and short with an average high of 23 °C  but during the night, the temperture may go as low as 14 °C.

The weather between December and March are warm and is considered to be the most comfortable climatic conditions to visit. When the weather outside makes you hot and bothered, here are 5 great things you can do to while away the hours!

#1 Dubai Aquarium

Address: Ground & Level 2, The Dubai Mall - Dubai - United Arab Emirates


 Enter and explore the marine realm of the 10-million litre Dubai Aquarium tank, one of the largest suspended aquariums in the world, containing more than 33,000 aquatic animals and the largest collection of sand tiger sharks anywhere.

Rising to the third floor of The Dubai Mall, the aquarium is home to 140 species of sea life and visitors has several ways to experience underwater life, starting with a stroll through a 48-metre walk-through tunnel where you get a complete fish-eye view, with sand tiger sharks and stingrays swimming overhead of you. Stay cool and dry as you view a stunning array of tropical marine life below your feet on a glass-bottom boat tour or get wet in a snorkelling cage and even don an oxygen tank to go swimming with the sharks.

#2 IMG World of Adventures 

Address: E311,Sheikh Mohammed Bin Zayed Road, City of Arabia - Dubai - United Arab Emirates
A post shared by AspirantSG (@aspirantsg) on

From thrilling coasters to rides for the kids, IMG World of Adventure got them all listed here. The indoor amusement park is Dubai’s first mega themed entertainment destination and the largest indoor entertainment destination in the world, covering an area in excess of 1.5 million square feet.

The park is divided into four "epic zones". Two of the four zones represent global brands Cartoon Networkand Marvel, while IMG Boulevard and the Lost Valley – Dinosaur Adventure zones are original concepts created by the IMG Group. IMG World of Adventure is a perfect escape from the scorching heat of the summer.

#3 The Green Planet Dubai

Address: City Walk Al Safa St, Jumeirah, Dubai 123311, United Arab Emirates

Stepping into this origami-style glass building,immediately transports you into another world. The Green Planet is a new indoor attraction located at City Walk in Dubai that opened in Sept 2016. Bringing a rainforest to the Arabian Desert, the 150-foot-tall glass building functions as a real ecosystem and boasts over 3,000 species of plants, insects, and animals Get a closer look at the world’s largest artificial tree which creates a living environment in which the animals and plants can thrive. It is a great destination to visit and stay away from the heat outside.

#4 Sheikh Mohammed Centre 

Address: Al Musalla Rd. - Dubai - United Arab Emirates

Beside lazying on the Dubai’s beaches, shopping in the air-conditioned splendour of the malls, and eating at some of the word’s best cafe and restaurants, don't miss this opportunity to also get to know the local culture and cuisine. That is where the Sheikh Mohammed Centre for Cultural Understanding (SMCCU) steps in – and we highly recommend a visit. The Centre, based in the Bastakia Quarter of Dubai, was established to break down the barriers between people of different nationalities and to raise awareness of the local culture, its traditions and customs.

#5 Ski Dubai Snow Park
Address: Mall of the Emirates Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Ski Dubai Snow Park is one of a kind must visit destination. It is the worlds largest Snow Park, lying on 3000 square meters of snow that leaves you breathless. With different packages available for you to choose from, Ski Dubai Snow Park offers an amazing snow setting to enjoy skiing, snowboarding and tobogganing, or just playing in the snow. There's something for all ages, from the beginner to the snow sports enthusiast. Ski Dubai is a unique mountain-themed attraction that offers you the opportunity to enjoy real snow in Dubai all year round.

BONUS - The Outlet Mall Village

Address: Meraas Al Satwa, 32 C Street P.O.Box 123311, Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Conveniently located on Jebel Ali road, adjacent to Dubai Parks and Resorts (just off on Sheikh Zayed Road), the Outlet Mall Village is home to over 125 retail brands, including three department stores, international dining and a plethora of brands such as Galeries Lafayette, DKNY, Dunhill, Armani, Lanvin, Coach, Calvin Klein, Michael Kors, Roberto Cavalli, Carolina Herrera, Ermenegildo Zegna, Hugo Boss and many more. The Outlet Village is the ideal place for consumers to acquire iconic brands at exceptional prices. And for those who need to refuel, the luxury discount mall also offers a handful of dining options to entice its customers.

To check out more about Dubai, visit