Running from 21 June – 03 August 2019, the Dubai Summer Surprises 2019 is a month-long festival of entertainment and shopping.
One of the emirates’ must-see during the festival is UAE’s top visitor destinations, Ski Dubai that has won plenty of awards since its opening in 2005. As one of the region’s best family-friendly attractions and lifestyle brands, Ski Dubai has been named the world’s best indoor ski resort for 2016 and 2017.
At Ski Dubai’s Snow Park you can enjoy all the magic and fun of building your own snowman or just having fun in the snow! The 4,500-metre square Snow Park gives you the chance to go sledding and tobogganing or climb towers. You can also explore a beautiful indoor ice cave, and there are many activities for children and adults.
Not exciting enough for you? Then join us in the Giant Ball run! You could jump a 10ft ramp or get an aerial view of Ski Dubai from the state-of-the-art chairlift. Don’t forget to try our Mountain Thriller ride, an exciting ride which carries you 150m at speeds of up to 40kph!
You could also suspend yourself 16ft above the ground on the Snow Bullet ride. Our dual indoor zip line gives thrill-seekers the ride of their lives as they race against friends above this snowy indoor landscape.
Few creatures are so well-loved as the penguin. A Ski Dubai penguin encounter will live long in the memories of children and adults alike. Book today to visit the penguins at Ski Dubai and experience a rare chance to get to know these amazing birds.
With the temperature held at a constant -4°C, why not warm up with a hot chocolate at one of our fantastic cafés? You could enjoy the atmosphere and refreshments at our Alpine-inspired North 28 restaurant.
Take to the slopes and fly solo or join our incredible in-house Ski School! Here adults and children of all ages can get stuck in with coaching from top instructors, including one-to-one sessions. We have five different tracks to choose from, of varying lengths and difficulty. That means you can boost your confidence on the slopes and improve your sporting abilities in a safe and fun environment.
To get the most from your experience, visit the exclusive Ski Dubai retail outlet, Snow Pro. You’ll find the store in the lobby area of Ski Dubai. Kit yourself out with the coolest and most advanced ski equipment on the market, with expert staff on hand to help you.
Prepare for an overload of cuteness from our resident penguins at Ski Dubai! Get up close and personal with these amazing birds. This is a rare chance to meet the incredible wildlife native to some of the most extreme habitats on earth. Book a Ski Dubai penguin encounter, for one of the most memorable and unique experiences imaginable! You’ll learn more about this fascinating species from our expert handling team.
A world-class indoor resort in one of the world’s most incredible cities, Ski Dubai is an attraction like no other. Whether you’re a skiing pro or an absolute beginner, pay us a visit to discover for yourselves what makes Ski Dubai so special!
About Majid Al Futtaim
Founded in 1992, Majid Al Futtaim is the leading shopping mall, communities, retail and leisure pioneer across the Middle East, Africa and Asia.
A remarkable business success story, Majid Al Futtaim started from one man’s vision to transform the face of shopping, entertainment and leisure to ‘create great moments for everyone, every day’. It has since grown into one of the United Arab Emirates’ most respected and successful businesses spanning 15 international markets, employing more than 34,000 people, and obtaining the highest credit rating (BBB) among privately-held corporates in the region.
Majid Al Futtaim owns and operates 20 shopping malls, 12 hotels and three mixed-use communities, with further developments underway in the region. The shopping malls portfolio includes Mall of the Emirates, City Centre malls, My City Centre neighbourhoodcentres, and four community malls which are in joint venture with the Government of Sharjah. The Company holds exclusive rights to the Carrefour franchise in 38 markets across Middle East, Africa and Asia, and operates a portfolio of more than 170 outlets in 15 countries.
Majid Al Futtaim operates 242 VOX Cinema screens and 36 Magic Planet family entertainment centres across the region, in addition to iconic leisure and entertainment facilities such as Ski Dubai and iFly Dubai, among others. The Company is parent to the consumer finance company issuing ‘Najm’ and ‘Voyager’ credit cards, a fashion retail business representing international brands such as Abercrombie & Fitch, AllSaints and lululemonathletica, and a healthcare business that operates City Centre Clinics. In addition, Majid Al Futtaim operates Enova, a facility and energy management company, through a joint venture operation with Veolia, a global leader in optimised environment resource management. The Company also owns the rights to The LEGO Store and American Girl in the Middle East and operates in the food and beverage industry through a partnership with Gourmet Gulf.