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Dubai Aquarium & Underwater Zoo Tickets

AED 120
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  • Conveniently situated inside The Dubai Mall, drop by Dubai Aquarium and Underwater Zoo for a face-to-face encounter with some of the ocean's most remarkable predators as well as playful marine animals!
  • Enjoy a wide array of 140 species including 400 sharks and rays, piranhas, catfish, otters, a Humbolt Penguin colony, and of course, Sand Tiger Sharks- a prized collection at this aquarium.
  • Find out what it's like to walk on the ocean beds in the 48-meter long tunnel that gives you stunning 270-degree views of the aquarium.
  • The Aquarium Tank and Tunnel are both on level 0, but for the next leg of your experience, you have to go to level 2- to the Underwater Zoo!
  • Divided into 3 sections, the Underwater zoo has much to show off: crocodiles, otters, piranhas, sea dragons, sea jellies, and then some!
  • There are 4 animal encounters you can choose from! Meet penguins, otters, stingrays, and crocodiles, and enjoy feeding presentations for a select few.
  • All the daredevils will want to try out the aquatic experiences. Whether it's a shark encounter, shark dives, scuba diving, or an eerie cage experience, you're guaranteed a thrilling moment underwater!
  • If you wish not to get wet, enjoy the glass-bottomed boat ride that shows you the best of the aquarium from a safe (and dry) vantage point!

This ticket has the following variants that you can choose from:

  • Aquarium Tunnel and Underwater Zoo
  • Admission + Penguin Cove
  • Explorer
  • VIP Line Buster
  • Dubai Aquarium + VR Park
  • A ticket is required for all visitors aged 2 years and above.
  • Your best chance of seeing the penguins is if you visit the aquarium by 8 PM. After that, it's their bedtime!
  • Get a full refund on canceling this ticket up to 24 hours before the schedule.

Combo (Save 27%): Burj Khalifa At the Top + Dubai Aquarium Tickets

From AED 322.50AED 235
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Duration: 3 hr. 30 min.
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  • Enjoy a super-saving combo ticket of two must-visit attractions in Dubai, the Burj Khalifa & Dubai Aquarium!
  • At the Burj Khalifa, zoom to the 124th & 125th floors of the building: the observation decks that show you the best of the city.
  • Gaze out at the views of the city against the desert as you stand on the observation deck of the world's tallest building.
  • At the Dubai Aquarium & Underwater Zoo, walk your way through the tunnel of the world's largest suspended aquarium.
  • Admire 30,000 species of marine life, including King Crocodiles and Sand Tiger Sharks as they float past you.
  • Burj Khalifa entry tickets
  • Dubai Aquarium & Underwater Zoo entry tickets
  • Access to the Aquarium Tunnel
  • Entry to the Burj Khalifa is strictly timed. Kindly ensure that you arrive before your scheduled time slot.
  • The voucher has to be exchanged for your physical ticket at the ticketing counter of Burj Khalifa. For Dubai Aquarium & Underwater Zoo the tickets are to be redeemed directly at the entrance of the attraction: Dubai Aquarium & Underwater Zoo.
  • You may visit the Dubai Aquarium & Underwater Zoo anytime on the selected day.
  • Pro-Tip: Your best chance of seeing the penguins is if you visit the aquarium by 8pm. After that, it's their bedtime!
  • Cannot be canceled, amended, or refunded.

Combo: Dubai Aquarium + Dubai Frame Tickets

AED 170
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Duration: 1 hr.
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  • Visit two famous attractions: Dubai Aquarium and Dubai Frame, with this single, super-saver ticket!
  • Conveniently situated inside The Dubai Mall, drop by Dubai Aquarium and Underwater Zoo for a day of adventure.
  • Come face-to-face with some of the ocean's most remarkable predators as well as playful marine animals.
  • Enjoy a wide array of 140 species including 400 sharks and rays, piranhas, catfish, otters, a Humbolt Penguin colony, and more.
  • Don't forget to wave at the Tiger Sharks, a prized collection at this aquarium.
  • Stroll through the 48-meter long tunnel that gives you stunning 270-degree views of the aquarium.
  • At the underwater zoo, marvel at the sea otters, piranha, penguins, and many others.
  • Get yourself tickets to the award-winning Dubai Frame and admire unbeaten views of the city.
  • Skip-the-line access grants you direct entry without having to wait around in line.
  • On one side, you'll notice iconic landmarks of modern Dubai, and on the other, you'll see older parts of the city.
  • Check out the Dubai Frame Museum and find out how the buzzing metropolis of Dubai came to be.
  • Zoom to the top on an elevator and soak up remarkable views of the Dubai skyline.
  • Entry into Dubai Aquarium & Underwater Zoo
  • Access to the Aquarium Tunnel
  • Access to Penguin Cove (optional)
  • Skip-the-line entry into Dubai Frame

Dubai Aquarium

  • A ticket is required for all visitors aged 2 years and above.
  • Your best chance of seeing the penguins is if you visit the aquarium by 8 PM. After that, it's their bedtime!
  • This ticket cannot be canceled, amended, or rescheduled.

Combo (Save 9%): Burj Khalifa + Dubai Aquarium + Dubai Frame Tickets

From AED 364AED 329
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Duration: 1 hr.
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  • Use this budget-friendly combo ticket to visit three Dubai icons - Burj Khalifa, Dubai Aquarium and Dubai Frame!
  • Take in the sweeping vistas of the city, with its desert and ocean from the observation deck on the 124th and 125th floors of the Burj Khalifa.
  • Follow that up with a hot cup of coffee or a refreshing soft drink in the café on the ground floor.
  • Make your way towards the Dubai Frame for another stunning view of the Dubai Skyline.
  • Discover the museum and see the evolution of Dubai into the buzzing metropolitan city that it is and see the future plans for the city.
  • Take a panoramic elevator to the top from where you can see mesmerizing views of the past and present of Dubai in all its splendor.
  • Later, explore the exquisite Dubai Aquarium, the home of several hundred marine species.
  • Walk along a 48-meter long tunnel to enjoy fantastic 270-degree views of the aquarium.
  • Be awed by the stunning array of marine life on display, including sharks, rays, penguins, and sawfish.
  • At the Underwater Zoo, on level 2, see aquatic environments and distinct displays.
  • Exclusive access to levels 124, 125, and The Cafe at the Burj Khalifa
  • Complimentary cup of coffee or a soft drink (to be picked up from the counter)
  • Entry into Dubai Aquarium & Underwater Zoo
  • Entry into Dubai Frame

Burj Khalifa

  • No large pieces of luggage are allowed inside, but you can check them in at the Secure Baggage Area, located near the entrance. Handbags, cameras, and other small accessories are allowed inside. However, any photography for commercial or business purposes at the Burj is strictly prohibited.
  • You can enjoy your hot beverage once you return from the observation deck.
  • Entry to the Burj Khalifa is time-specific. However, once you're inside, you can stay for as long as you like. People on average spend 40-45 minutes at the observatory.

Dubai Frame

  • Outside food or beverages are not allowed inside.
  • Items displayed on exhibitions must not be touched.
  • Large bags and strollers must be kept at GATE 4 Counter.

Dubai Aquarium

  • Pro-Tip: Your best chance of seeing the penguins is if you visit the aquarium by 8pm. After that, it's their bedtime!
  • Photography and videography are permitted. However, specific exhibits do not allow flash photography for the safety of the animals. Please adhere to the rules.
  • The average time spent at the Aquarium tunnel (Level 0) is 15-30 min. The Underwater Zoo (Level 2) takes about 45 min - 1.5 hrs.
  • This ticket cannot be canceled, amended or refunded.

Combo (Save 12%): Yas Waterworld Abu Dhabi + Dubai Aquarium Tickets

From AED 390AED 340.61
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  • Adventure, excitement, and savings are guaranteed with this combo ticket that gives you access to two of UAE's top attractions: Yas Waterworld Abu Dhabi and Dubai Aquarium.
  • Take on 40+ thrilling rides and slides at Yas Waterworld, including Falcons Falaj, the world's longest mammoth six-seater water coaster.
  • When the mood for relaxation kicks in, make your way over to the sunbeds at Amwaj Beach or float around in the lazy Al Raha River.
  • At the Dubai Aquarium, you will meet some of the ocean's most remarkable predators as well as playful marine creatures.
  • Discover over 140 species including Tiger Sharks, rays, otters, and many more.
  • Take a walk through the 48-meter long tunnel that grants 270-degree views of the aquarium.

Yas Waterworld

  • All-day unlimited access to all rides at Yas Waterworld
  • Free shuttle service from Dubai to Yas Island
  • Note: This ticket is not valid on Ladies' Night (every Friday from 6 May until 28 Oct 2022). Boys aged 8 and below are allowed entry on Ladies Day. However, a Government-issued photo ID is required upon entry.

Dubai Aquarium

  • Entry into Dubai Aquarium
  • Access to the Aquarium Tunnel and Underwater Zoo

Yas Waterworld

  • All vaccinated people need to show a negative PCR test taken not more than 15 days earlier from any accepted center worldwide.
  • All unvaccinated people need to show a negative PCR test taken not more than 96 hours ago from any accepted center worldwide.

Rapid Antigen Test

  • Yas Waterworld now offers a Rapid Antigen Test for vaccinated/non-vaccinated guests without a valid PCR. The testing is carried out via a third-party company - Lifedx.
  • The Lifedx ambulance/van for testing the guests is located in the parking area between Warner Bros. World and Yas Waterworld.
  • The operating time is from 9am - 6pm.
  • Please note that security will do the usual screening and those guests that require the antigen test will be provided with a wrist band for easy identification and sent to the test location.

General Information on the Testing

  • The test cost is AED 50.
  • The result will be sent as an SMS or email to the guest within 15 minutes of sampling.
  • The test is valid for 24 hours only.
  • Antigen test result will not be reflected on the Alhosn app.
  • This is only a screening test. In case the test result is positive, the guest will have to do a PCR test to confirm the result.

Dubai Aquarium

  • Pro-Tip: Your best chance of seeing the penguins is if you visit the aquarium by 8pm. After that, it's their bedtime!
  • Photography and videography are permitted. However, specific exhibits do not allow flash photography for the safety of the animals. Please adhere to the rules.
  • The average time spent at the Aquarium tunnel (Level 0) is 15-30 min. The Underwater Zoo (Level 2) takes about 45 min - 1.5 hrs.
  • This ticket cannot be canceled, amended, or rescheduled.

Combo: Ferrari World Abu Dhabi + Dubai Aquarium Tickets

AED 406.91
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  • Book this 2-in-1 combo ticket to have the time of your life both Ferrari World and Dubai Aquarium, all the while saving money!
  • Enjoy access to over 37 thrilling rides and Ferrari-inspired shows at the exciting Ferrari World Abu Dhabi.
  • Enjoy a free shuttle service from Dubai to Abu Dhabi.
  • Along with rides, you can enjoy live shows, electric-powered go-kart racing, racing simulators, and much more.
  • At Dubai Aquarium & Underwater Zoo, come face-to-face with some of the ocean's most remarkable predators as well as playful marine animals.
  • Discover over 140 species including 400 sharks and rays, piranhas, catfish, otters, and more.
  • Enjoy 270-degree views of the aquarium as you stroll through a 48-meter long tunnel.

Ferrari World

  • Entry into Ferrari World
  • Unlimited, all-day access to 25 thrilling rides
  • Free shuttle service from Dubai

Dubai Aquarium & Underwater Zoo

  • Entry into the aquarium
  • Access to the aquarium tunnel and underwater zoo

Due to COVID restrictions and government rules, the operating hours can change at any time. Please confirm the timings of each attraction before your visit.

Dubai Aquarium

  • Pro-Tip: Your best chance of seeing the penguins is if you visit the aquarium by 8pm. After that, it's their bedtime!
  • Photography and videography are permitted. However, specific exhibits do not allow flash photography for the safety of the animals. Please adhere to the rules.
  • The average time spent at the Aquarium tunnel (Level 0) is 15-30 min. The Underwater Zoo (Level 2) takes about 45 min - 1.5 hrs.
  • This ticket cannot be canceled, amended, or rescheduled.

Atlantis The Lost Chambers Aquarium Tickets

AED 110
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  • Dive into the depths of Dubai's Lost Chambers Aquarium, a surreal aquatic environment designed to reflect the lost fabled city of Atlantis!
  • Discover 65,000 marine animals across 10 chambers and 21 exhibits, at UAE's largest, 11-million-liter aquarium.
  • Wave at a myriad of aquatic species, including rays, seahorses, sharks, clownfish, eels, and more.
  • Wander over to the Touch Tank to closely interact with some truly incredible aquatic animals.
  • Take a trip back in time as you explore the ruins of the mysterious lost city of Atlantis.
  • These tickets cannot be cancelled. However, they offer maximum flexibility and can be used anytime within the validity period.

2 Day Combo: Burj Khalifa + Dubai Aquarium + Desert Safari + Dhow Dinner Cruise Tickets

AED 550
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  • Enjoy a super-saving, 4-in-1 combo that lets you experience the best of Dubai over a period of 2 days.
  • Visit the Burj Khalifa to admire the spectacular city skyline from the tallest building in the world.
  • Meet over 140 marine species including sharks, piranhas, and crocodiles at Dubai Aquarium, one of the largest suspended aquariums in the world.
  • Savor views of the older parts of the city along with a delicious dinner on the popular Dhow Dinner Cruise.
  • Experience desert dune-bashing as you enjoy a thrilling ride to the Bedouin camp in a 4x4 vehicle. More exciting activities like camel riding, henna painting, and dance performances await once you reach the camp.
  • Admission tickets to the Burj Khalifa (124th & 125th floor).
  • Admission tickets to the Dubai Aquarium.
  • Evening desert safari with transfers to and from your hotel.
  • Dhow dinner cruise with transfers to and from your hotel.
  • Complimentary Local's Pocket Guide to Dubai (money-saving hacks, detailed itineraries, best of Dubai & more)

Burj Khalifa

  • Entry to the Burj Khalifa is strictly timed. Kindly ensure that you arrive before your scheduled time slot.
  • The voucher has to be exchanged for your physical ticket at the ticketing counter of Burj Khalifa.

Dubai Aquarium

  • Pro-Tip: Your best chance of seeing the penguins is if you visit the aquarium by 8pm. After that, it's their bedtime!
  • Photography and videography are permitted. However, specific exhibits do not allow flash photography for the safety of the animals. Please adhere to the rules.
  • The average time spent at the Aquarium tunnel (Level 0) is 15-30 min. The Underwater Zoo (Level 2) takes about 45 min - 1.5 hrs.
  • Get a full refund on canceling this ticket up to 48 hours before the schedule.

What is Dubai Aquarium and Underwater Zoo? 

Located at the largest mall in the world, the Dubai Mall, the Dubai Aquarium and Underwater Zoo houses more than a thousand underwater creatures across 140 different species. Its highlight, the iconic 10 million litre tank makes it the largest suspended aquarium in the world. 

Once inside, you’ll meet sharks, rays, otters, crocodiles, and many other marine animals. In fact, the Dubai Aquarium and Underwater Zoo houses the largest population of sand tiger sharks in the world. You can choose to explore the underwater world through a glass boat ride or a tunnel walk. Apart from this, you will also find many interactive experiences like shark diving, feeding sessions, crocodile encounters, and much more. 

The Underwater Zoo is located right above the Dubai Aquarium and has been divided into three ecological zones - Rainforest, Rocky Shore, and Living Ocean. Here, you’ll find animals such as piranhas, garden eels, water rats, African dwarf crocodiles, otters, lionfish, seahorses, and the arapaima. 

Read on to find out more about Dubai Aquarium tickets, attractions, timings, and everything else you need to know.

COVID-19 Safety Measures at Dubai Aquarium and Underwater Zoo

In the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic, Dubai Aquarium has introduced a set of new rules and guidelines for a safe and enjoyable experience for all its visitors:

  • Online booking of Dubai Aquarium tickets has been made mandatory.
  • No-contact payments are encouraged. 
  • All visitors are required to wear masks upon entering the venue.
  • All visitors will be required to undergo temperature screening at the venue.
  • All visitors are requested to maintain a distance of 2 meters from each other. 
  • Sanitizers will be made available at different points throughout the visit.

Dubai Aquarium Tickets & Tours

Visitors can choose from a number of ticket options such as admission tickets and combo Dubai Aquarium tickets. These admission tickets will ensure that visitors gain entry into the aquarium  that houses several hundred marine species. All you have to do is show the ticket on your mobile at the entrance. Once inside, there are thousands of aquatic animals for you to observe.

Dubai Aquarium

Entry Tickets

Dubai Aquarium entry tickets come in three variants. The Basic Pass will give you access to the aquarium and underwater zoo where you will get to witness the most diverse collection of marine creatures. For a better look at the underwater world, you can access the 270-degree walkthrough tunnel at the aquarium. Once you’ve had your fill of the aquarium, you can head over to the Underwater Zoo at Level 2 where you’ll get to witness the various aquatic environments of the world along with their native fauna. 

The second variant, the Explorer Pass, will give you access to not only the Dubai Aquarium and Underwater Zoo, but also to a number of other unique experiences. Visitors can access the Meet & Greet Area where they can closely interact with a number of water animals and learn more about their habitats. Apart from this, visitors also get a chance to witness the behind-the-scenes workings of the aquarium and take part in the iconic glass-bottom boat tour.  

The last variant, the VIP Line Buster, gives you access to even more unique experiences. Apart from the experiences listed above, visitors can also visit the underwater observatory platform and the submersible simulator. They also get to go on an exclusive guided tour of the aquarium which lasts around one and a half hours. 

Dubai Aquarium combo tickets

Combo Tickets

Gain entry to several of the most popular attractions of Dubai with these combo tickets. Depending on your ticket, you can bypass long queues and gain direct entry to these attractions. Along with the Dubai Aquarium, you can choose to visit the Burj Khalifa, go on a desert safari or explore Dubai on a city tour. 

This Dubai Aquarium ticket is perfect for those who are short on time and wish to make the most of their visit to Dubai. Save both time and money with this combo ticket and enjoy fast track access to multiple iconic attractions of Dubai. 

Since these combo tickets have a flexible cancellation policy, you can even get a full refund on canceling these tickets up to 48hrs before the scheduled day. 

What is the Best Way to Purchase Dubai Aquarium Tickets?

In light of the COVID-19 pandemic, Dubai Aquarium tickets are no longer available for sale at the venue. If you wish to visit the aquarium, you will have to purchase your tickets online. This will ensure that there is no over-crowding at the venue and will make your experience a safe one.  

Maximum Flexibility

If you opt for a Dubai Aquarium entry ticket, your ticket comes with a validity of 3 months. This means that you can visit the aquarium on any day within 3 months from booking. 

Discounted Dubai Aquarium Tickets

You can enjoy various discounts on your Dubai Aquarium tickets if you book through us. Thus, by booking Dubai tickets in advance, you can save both time and money!

Explore Dubai Aquarium Attractions

Your Dubai Aquarium tickets include access to a number of interactive experiences and attractions like animal encounters, feeding sessions, and glass bottom boat tour. Let’s take a look at what you can expect on your visit to Dubai Aquarium and Underwater Zoo.

Aquarium Tank

Aquarium Tank

The 10-million-liter iconic Dubai Aquarium tank makes it one of the largest suspended aquariums in the world. Here, you can find over 300 sharks and rays. It is also home to one of the largest collections of Sand Tiger Sharks in the world. Visitors can enjoy the aquarium tank through a glass-bottom boat ride or a tunnel walk.

Dubai Aquarium Tunnel

Aquarium Tunnel

Take a walk along the 48-metre long aquarium tunnel and learn more about the underwater world. This tunnel lets you delve 11-metres under the surface from where you can observe divers feeding sharks and rays. You will also get to spend quality time with an Aquarium Educator who will tell you everything you need to know about these magnificent creatures.

Underwater Zoo

Underwater Zoo

Located right above the aquarium tank, the Underwater Zoo is divided into three zones- Rainforest, Rocky Shore and Living Ocean. Here you’ll find 40 displays with a wide variety of aquatic animals ranging from crocodiles and seahorses to water rats and lionfish.

More Dubai Aquarium Attractions

Animal Encounters at Dubai Aquarium

Animal Encounters

A Part of the Dubai Aquarium’s interactive experiences, the Animal Encounters allow you to get up close and personal with marine animals like crocodiles, penguins, rays, and otters. You can watch them in their natural habitats, learn more about their lifestyles, and even feed them!

Dubai Aquarium feeding Presentations

Feeding Presentations

Witness the animals of the sea being fed by the aquarium’s divers as you watch from the safety of the aquarium. You will see one of the world’s largest reptiles, the King Croc, sharks, and rays being fed by the resident divers. A unique experience for all animal lovers, the feeding presentations will leave you in awe. 

Diving at Dubai Aquarium

Diving Experiences

For the adventurous souls, there are various diving experiences where you get to swim along with sharks, stingrays and Giant Groupers. If you are not a fan of diving, you can choose to snorkel in the safety of the aquarium tank and observe over 70 marine animals. 

Plan Your Visit to Dubai Aquarium

Here’s everything you need to know about visiting Dubai Aquarium.

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What are Dubai Aquarium timings?

Dubai Aquarium timings are as follows:

Sunday to Wednesday: 10.00 AM to 10.00 PM

Thursday to Saturday: 10.00 AM to 12.00 PM

When is Dubai Aquarium closed?

Dubai Aquarium is open throughout the year.

How to reach Dubai Aquarium
How can I reach Dubai Aquarium?

You can reach Dubai Aquarium by bus, car, or the subway. Click here for directions.

How can I reach Dubai Aquarium by subway?

You can take the subway to Dubai Mall, which falls under the Blue Line. The aquarium is merely a few minutes away from here.

Nearest Station: Dubai Mall

Dubai Aquarium Location
Where is Dubai Aquarium located?

Dubai Aquarium is located inside the iconic Dubai Mall and is easily accessible by public transport.

What is Dubai Aquarium address?

Dubai Aquarium & Underwater Zoo,
The Dubai Mall,
Doha Street,
Off 1st Interchange – Sheikh Zayed Road,
Dubai, U.A.E.

Dubai Aquarium FAQs

Is Dubai Aquarium open?

Yes. Dubai Aquarium has reopened its doors to the public with many safety and social distancing measures in place to ensure that all visitors have a safe experience.

Are COVID-19 safety measures being put in place at Dubai Aquarium?

To ensure a safe experience for its visitors, the Dubai Aquarium and Underwater Zoo has made online bookings mandatory. Other safety measures like wearing protective gear, observing social distancing, temperature screening, etc have also been introduced.

How much is Dubai Aquarium ticket price?

Depending on your choice of ticket, Dubai  Aquarium ticket price will vary. However, you can expect a standard entry ticket to cost you around AED 135.

Are there discounts on Dubai Aquarium tickets?

We offer various Dubai Aquarium discounted tickets. You can browse through them and choose the one that suits you the most.

Should I buy Dubai Aquarium tickets in advance?

In light of the COVID-19 pandemic, it has been made mandatory to pre-book your Dubai  Aquarium tickets.

Which is the best way to purchase Dubai Aquarium tickets?

In light of the COVID-19 pandemic, online booking of Dubai Aquarium tickets has been made mandatory. This will not only save you from long entry lines but will also make your experience a safe one.

What is the validity of Dubai Aquarium tickets?

Different Dubai Aquarium tickets have different validity. For example, an entry ticket is valid up to 3 months from the date of booking while a combo ticket is valid only for the day it has been scheduled for.