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Address: Gate 1, Creek Park | Umm Hurrair, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Phone Number: +971 4 336 9773
Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
Fee: Yes
Description: The UAE's Only Dolphin & Seal Show & Much More! Over 30,000 visitors per...
The UAE's Only Dolphin & Seal Show & Much More! Over 30,000 visitors per month get up close & personal to graceful dolphins & playful seals at Dubai Dolphinarium' action-packed shows. These interactive extravaganzas showcase these amazing animals' astounding skills. Visitors watch in wonder as the dolphins & seals perform incredible acrobatics, dance, sing, juggle & even paint. Daily swimming with dolphin sessions allow visitors a once in a life-time experience to interact with our amazing mammals, they are suitable for swimmers from 5 years onwards & advance booking is essential. We are home to the Creek Park Exotic Bird Show, the only exotic bird show in the region. Our shows are an action-packed experience with over 20 different species of birds & parrots. Guests become part of the action as the birds interact with the audience and fly overhead throughout the show. The regions only mirror maze is a dizzying labyrinth where visitors are challenged to find their way through a baffling & disconcerting maze of mirrors. Once inside the mirrors, they won't be able to work out the way to go & will have to use their sense of touch & adventure to work out the way. Our under the sea themed adventure soft play is set over three floors, kids can slide down a helter-skelter, explore & climb through tunnels, bounce on a trampoline, play in the ball-pit & much more! Wet, wild & totally wonderful
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"Amazing for kids"

I went with my five year old girl and for her it was the best thing in Dubai. She just loved the dancing, jumping and singing dolphins. There were six dolphins with three trainers... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed January 29, 2014
Cairo, Egypt
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Cairo, Egypt
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79 reviews 79 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2014

I went with my five year old girl and for her it was the best thing in Dubai. She just loved the dancing, jumping and singing dolphins. There were six dolphins with three trainers performing the show. The ticket price is very reasonable. The seal show was also nice for her. There are two types of shows; the regular dolphin... More 

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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46 reviews 46 reviews
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49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2014

The dolphin show is good but not the best .... The dolphin shows in singapore or US are better than this one ...

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Gandhidham, India
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132 reviews 132 reviews
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98 helpful votes 98 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2014

The dolphinarium is a lovely place to go for the young and old. It can be a good weekend getaway for the entire family too. The show starts at 1100 and try to get early to get the best location for seats. The show starts with a small act by 3 sea lions which is very entertaining. Following that, there... More 

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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77 reviews 77 reviews
15 attraction reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2014

Dubai Dolphinarium is a lovely family activity, as the show is great for kids & adults alike. The Dolphins do some great tricks and the seals make a quick appearance too. Book your seats online and try to sit in teh middle section for the best view. The first few rows have to expect to get wet during the show.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2014

My daughter loved it (and so did I), it was well worth every penny unlike the other attractions in Dubai which are costly and there isn't much to do.

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Bangkok, Thailand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2014

Going to the Dubai Dolphinarium has been an amazing experience, guaranteed to have a wonderful time with your children, family and friends. They have exciting shows along with personal interaction with the dolphins and seals! And the shows are bilingual in Arabic and English, so you don’t miss out on any of the interesting facts; a great way to make... More 

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Egypt, Arkansas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2014

Dubai Dolphinarium is definitely the place to be for unique splashing fun. My kids and I did swimming with the dolphins and it was once in a lifetime experience! There are no words to describe the happiness we experienced! It is the perfect attraction for a family vacation, with a one of a kind educational entertainment that your kids wont... More 

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Bexley, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2014

If you buy tickets for the show through either Wonder-bus or the Big-Bus tours then you get a small discount. We bought the VIP tickets and are a family of 4: 2 adults, 1 child and 1 infant. Expensive I should say as everything in Dubai is! Entrance is through the Creek Park Gate 1. Beware that the dolphin show... More 

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2013 via mobile

It was a real awesome experience to visit the Dolphinarium and the 3 year old just loved it ... Must visit when in Dubai ... Well maintained and smooth experience ... Be sure to book online ahead of visiting the place, the discount is worth it

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2013

It was an ok visit, but I didn't really enjoy what I saw, because I could tell that most of the dolphins there were unhappy at being used for entertainment.

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