LEGO involves life at LEGOLAND Dubai – a part of an increasing Lego-themed amusement park chain that spans the globe. The Dubai Park opened in 2016, and is the primary Lego park within the center East. Containing 60 interactive rides and 15,000 Lego fashions, the park entrances each the younger and the young-at-heart. The park was created utilizing 60 million LEGO bricks, and is comprised of half a dozen lands, a few of that are undercover and air conditioned (good for these blisteringly sizzling Dubai summer season days when being outside is insufferable). The park is geared toward households containing kids aged between two and twelve, and we visited one late December day with our two- and four-year-olds. One factor to remember is that a lot of the rides have some form of top restriction, and there usually are not many choices obtainable for youngsters below 95cm (which incorporates most kids below 3). Entry is free for below 3s for that reason. Fortuitously, we now have a prodigiously tall two-year-old, who was ready, due to this fact, to take pleasure in a greater diversity of the obtainable rides.
One of many greatest points of interest, nonetheless, is open to everybody, no matter top: the indoor Center-East themed Miniland, which has a miniature show of Dubai’s world well-known skyline, and different acquainted metropolis landmarks, consisting of tens of millions of bricks. The general impact is breathtaking. My daughters had been notably eager on the duplicate Ski Dubai, which features a LEGO ski elevate and chalet. Every of the shows is interactive, and there’s additionally an space the place you can also make your personal skyline on a devoted play desk.
One of many highlights of our go to was the Manufacturing unit Tour, throughout which we realized how LEGO bricks are produced. Our tour information was participating and informative, and my kids had been fascinated by the equipment concerned within the moulding course of, which transforms the tiny plastic granules into bricks. On the finish of the tour, everybody receives a particular LEGO brick, recent from the casting line.
By way of logistics and navigability, it’s doable to go to every of the six areas in a day lengthy go to, and the park is comparatively straightforward to traverse – simply decide up a map while you arrive. There are additionally ample relaxation spots and bogs, and most points of interest are accessible.
LEGOLAND Water Park is adjoining to LEGOLAND Dubai, and is the one waterpark within the UAE designed particularly for teenagers aged between 2 and 12 years previous. It’s completely doable to go to each parks inside in the future, and we discovered it was the proper place to chill off after the primary park. The Water Park is massive, clear and spacious, with over a dozen totally different points of interest. When you plan to go to each the Theme Park and Water Park in the identical day, a 1 Day Combo ticket represents glorious worth, even should you solely keep in one of many parks for a few hours, as we did.
Households with younger kids can be of their factor right here. My kids are already begging to return, and I have to say, I’m excited to return.
LEGOLAND Dubai 1 Day Tickets obtainable from AED295 Per Individual.
For tickets, and to e-book, please go to: legoland.com/dubai